Tenerife Attractions

The top attractions in Tenerife comproise of volcanos, cliffs and gorges, along with theme parks, beaches, lakes and water parks, museums and botanical gardens. There are also some notable historical sites and castles, religious sites, zoos, as well as, natural caves and swimming holes.

Tourist Map

Below you find all the top attractions and things to do in Tenerife all neatly organized into groups so you can easily find what you are looking for.

You can also visit these individual pages that list specific attractions and those divided by location.

Top Attractions List

  1. Teide National Park

    Located in the centre of Tenerife and offers wonderful natural sites such as the volcanic crater measuring up to 16 km. in width.
  2. Loro Park

    Loro Parque is one of the most popular attractions for kids and families in Tenerife. The park is located in Puerto de la Cruz and has lots of attractions that include; Parrot collection with over 300 species, Parrot Show, an amazing Sea-Lion show, Dolphin Show, Aquarium with Shark tunnel and more.
  3. Siam Park

    Siam Park is a great theme park and water park located at the popular resort Costa Adeje. Holidaymakers may find variety of attractions at park such as the beach, the beach club and biggest artificial waves of the world reaching up to 3 meters high.
  4. Lago Martianez

  5. Barranco del Infierno

    A great gorge located in the Adeje region of Tenerife. The area is also called as “Hells Gorge”. There are wonderful landscapes with a waterfall and is the only place that has a natural running water and is very popular for hiking
  6. Los Gigantes

    Los Gigantes (The Cliffs of the Giants) is one of the most attractive natural landmarks in Tenerife. Visitors will surely be fascinated with the scenery. The sheer cliffs plunge into the ocean and offer a great landscape. There is also a small town named Los Gigantes across the bay that worth a visit. There are also daily boat trips along the cliffs.
  7. Teide Cable Car

  8. Playa de las Américas

  9. Aqualand Costa Adeje

    Aqualand is a nice water park also located at Costa Adeje. The park is open all year round and everyday of the week. Dolphinarium and Aqua Park are the most popular attractions of the Aqualand.
  10. Jungle Park

    Jungle Park is a great theme park located in Arona, on the south of Tenerife and it is the only jungle in Europe and the best botanical and zoological park in the Canary Islands. The park has great attractions that include; Exotic Birds, Bird Prey Show, Lions, Leopards, Jaguars, Tigers, Pumas, Penguins, Red Panda, Meer Kats, the Jungle Raid and Bob.
  11. Carnival Tenerife

    Goes for 27 days taking place during February and all the islanders gather together for these annual festivities. The main celebrations take place in Santa Cruz de Tenerife and are similar to those found in Rio de Janerio.
  12. Playa de Los Cristianos

  13. Playa del Duque

  14. Parque Marítimo César Manrique
  15. Rural de Anaga Park
  16. Basílica de Nuestra Señora de Candelaria
  17. Botanical Garden
  18. Plaza de España
  19. Mirador Archipenque
  20. Mercado de Nuestra Señora de África
  21. Casa de los Balcones
  22. Corona Forestal Natural Park
  23. Costa de Acentejo
  24. Drago de Icod de los Vinos
  25. Mirador Cruz del Carmen
  26. Pyramids of Güímar
  27. Cooperativa Mercado Nuestra Señora De África
  28. Tenerife Zoo Monkey Park
  29. Playa el Médano
  30. Puerto Los Cristianos
  31. Parque Taoro
  32. Playa San Telmo
  33. Punta de Teno
  34. Auditorio de Tenerife Adán Martín
  35. Puerto Colón
  36. Museum of Nature and Archaeology
  37. Playa de Torviscas
  38. Plaza del Adelantado
  39. Bosque Encantado (La Ensillada)
  40. Jardínes del Marquesado de la Quinta Roja
  41. Castle of St John the Baptist
  42. Masca Gorge
  43. Palmetum of Santa Cruz de Tenerife
  44. Parque Los Lavaderos
  45. Playa de Radazul
  46. Mariposario del Drago
  47. Playa La Cocina (Montaña Amarilla)
  48. Charco De La Laja Puesta De Sol
  49. Plaza de la Constitución
  50. Cueva del viento
  51. Mirador Pico del Inglés
  52. Military Museum

    Military and weapon collections, historic maps and paintings are exhibited.
  53. Museum of Science and the Cosmos
  54. Paisaje Lunar
  55. Paisaje Protegido de la Rambla de Castro
  56. Playa de las Vistas
  57. Beach Bollullo
  58. Karting Tenerife
  59. Playa de Las Teresitas
  60. Playa Abama
  61. Casa del Vino
  62. Sitio Litre Garden
  63. Museum of the History of Tenerife
  64. Parque García Sanabria
  65. Playa de Fañabé
  66. Playa De Rojas
  67. Playa Los Patos
  68. Playas de Troya
  69. Playa La Pinta
  70. Forestal Park Tenerife
  71. Castillo de San Miguel
  72. Catedral de La Laguna
  73. Charco del Viento
  74. El Portillo Visitor Center
  75. Mirador de las Narices del Teide
  76. Playa de Benijo
  77. Victoria Garden
  78. Bateria de Santa Barbara
  79. Buenavista Golf
  80. Playa de la Tejita
  81. Playa del Camisón
  82. Casa del Carnaval
  83. El Castillo San Felipe
  84. Karting Las Americas
  85. Museo Casa de El Capitán
  86. Pinolere ethnographic museum and park
  87. Piramide de Arona
  88. Playa de la Arena
  89. Playa La Jaquita
  90. Punta del Hidalgo lighthouse
  91. Playa de Alcalá
  92. ARTlandya – la Finca, el Mundo Muñecas
  93. Camel Park
  94. Casa del Plátano
  95. Castillo de San Cristobal
  96. Ecomuseo
  97. Hijuela del Botanico
  98. Iglesia de la Concepción
  99. Roque Cinchado
  100. Sendero de los Sentidos – Path of the Senses
  101. TEA Tenerife Espacio de las Artes
  102. Convento San Agustín
  103. Parroquia San Marcos
  104. Playa de el Bollullo
  105. Aloe Park Tenerife
  106. Mount Roja
  107. Piscina natural Ten Bel
  108. Piscinas Naturales Los Abrigos
  109. Fuente Playa de Las Vistas
  110. Cueva Del Hermano Pedro
  111. Plaza del Charco
  112. Archaeological Museum of Puerto de la Cruz

    Archaeological Museum in Puerto de la Cruz. Ceramics, maps, Gaunche memorabilia are exhibited.
  113. Institute of Astrophysics of the Canary Islands
  114. Latin American Craft Museum
  115. Real Santuario del Cristo de La Laguna
  116. Church of Nuestra Señora de la Peña de Francia
  117. Museum Malvasia
  118. Playa de Martiánez
  119. Playa de Masca
  120. Reverón Wines
  121. Ruta Del Agua, Tenerife
  122. Centro de visitantes Telesforo Bravo
  123. Santa Catalina Monastery (MM. Dominicas)
  124. Chanajiga retkipaikka
  125. La Iglesia del Sanatorio de Abades