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Things to Do in Playa de Las Americas

Water sports are one of the most popular things to do in Playa de Las Americas, as our side trips to the nearby theme parks and water parks. There is always a great atmosphere at night in Playa de Las Americas with lively pubs, discotheques, shows and a casino.

On the streets you’ll find shops, bars, and restaurants, along with the buildings architecture of , pools, gargoyles and fountains make for exciting photo opportunities.

Theme Parks

While these theme parks are not directly in Playa de Las Americas, you’ll be able to get there quickly as they’re very close by.

Siam Park

in Costa Adeje 11 km from Playa de las Americas

Siam Park is a great themed water park located in 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.


in Costa Adeje, 11 km. from Playa de las Americas

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.

Jungle Park

in Arona, 6.5 km. from Playa de las Americas

Jungle Park is a great animal 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.


The beaches in Playas del Las Americas attract many tourist for their golden sands and warm waters. The aptly named Playa de Las Americas beach is also fascinating and located in the center of town.

Playa de Las Americas

Playa de Las Americas Beach is fascinating and located just at the central of town. The beach promenade and facilities are very ideal for families and children.

Water Sports

For those who love the sea, there are a variety water sport activities on the beaches of Playa de Las Americas that include windsurfing, sailing, surfing, water-skiing, jet skiing, parasailing, and more.

Playa de las Americas also has a sports port named Puerto Colon for water sports lovers.


From Playa de Las Americas it’s equally possible to go on organized excursions, or by oneself to the most beautiful areas on the island of Tenerife.

Nature Parks

As for nature in Tenerife. Teide National Park, the beautiful gorge Barranco del Infierno, Los Gigantes cliffs and beautiful village la-Masca are a must visit places in Tenerife for the nature lovers.