Beaches

Tenerife is the place to enjoy a great many different beaches, with sand of an enormous variety of colours, the benefits of the sun and the immensity of the coastline. Eleven of our beaches, which are among the best in the Canary Islands, have been awarded the Blue Flag by the ADEAC for the quality of their waters.

  • El Bollullo

    El Bollullo  

    38314, La Orotava

    For many people in Tenerife El Bollullo beach is one of the most beautiful on the island. It is also one of the most isolated and difficult to get to. Although a...[+]

  • El Camisón

    El Camisón  

    38660, Arona

    El Camisón is one of the many beaches between the tourist resorts of Los Cristianos and Costa Adeje. It is 120 metres long and makes up part of a continuous...[+]

  • El Duque

    El Duque  

    38670, Adeje

    A beach of fine golden sand located in one of the newest areas of Costa Adeje and bordered by a lovely seafront promenade, which joins together over 8 beaches....[+]

  • El Médano

    El Médano  

    38600, Granadilla de Abona

    El Médano Beach is in the district of Granadilla de Abona, next to the small seaside resort of the same name. It is the longest beach on the island, a...[+]

  • El Socorro

    El Socorro  

    38410, Los Realejos

    El Socorro beach, in the Los Realejos district, is particularly well known by surfers as they often practise here or use the beach for competitions. There is...[+]

  • La Arena

    La Arena  

    38436, Santiago del Teide

    Located in the heart of the small tourist resort of Puerto Santiago, La Arena beach stands out for its excellent setting and extraordinary amount of light. The...[+]

  • La Caleta

    La Caleta  

    38670 Adeje

    La Caleta is a small coastal enclave in the borough of Adeje, near Playa de las Americas, with a stone beach and some fish restaurants. Access is via a turning...[+]

  • La Pinta

    La Pinta  

    38670, Adeje

    A beach of fine golden sand and calm seas located next to Puerto Colón, one of the main marinas on the island. The beach offers a wide range of water activities...[+]

  • La Tejita

    La Tejita  

    38600, Granadilla de Abona

    Connected to El Médano beach via the Montaña Roja nature reserve is La Tejita beach, a one-kilometre long beach of fine golden sand that is set well away from the...[+]

  • Las Teresitas

    Las Teresitas  

    38001, Santa Cruz de Tenerife

    Las Teresitas beach is just seven kilometres from the centre of Santa Cruz de Tenerife and attracts both locals and visitors alike. The most popular and...[+]