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Welcome to Tenerife Travel Secrets!

Allow us to introduce you to the jewel of the Canary Islands, and to all of the exciting things there are to see and do here. We'll show you Tenerife's hidden treasures and reveal the secrets we have uncovered on the island over the years.

Yes! We know the best places to eat, visit, play, and stay and we are here to help you plan your perfect Tenerife holiday – one that fits your interests and budget. 

Best Things to Do in Tenerife by the Month

No matter what season you plan to visit Tenerife, we've created the ultimate list of things to do for each month of the year. Choose your month below to view a detailed list of festivals, concerts, musical events, exhibitions, shows, sporting events, and a variety of other activities and things to do in Tenerife specific to that month. We especially love February when the internationally known Carnival of Santa Cruz de Tenerife is held. It's a must see!

That said there are additional fun and traditional festivals peppered throughout the villages, pueblos and cities of Tenerife. You'll find them listed within our Tenerife travel guide and on the above lists of things to do during your holidays in Tenerife.

Exploring Tenerife Island

As perfect as life at the beach can be, you'll want to check out more of what the Canary Islands and Tenerife have to offer while you're here.

Explore the rich cultural heritage of the island via the distinct architecture, museums, historical venues, and traditional villages such as Garachico, Icod de Los Vinos and La Laguna. On the other hand, if you prefer modern amenities, Tenerife has its southern cosmopolitan resorts of Costa Adeje, Los Cristianos and Playa de Las Americas that are famous for their vivid nightlife and attractions.

And then there's the attractions like Siam Park, Aqualand, Jungle Park, Loro Parque, Piramides de Guimar, Palmetum – just to name a few. There's something to satisfy every vacationer's wish list! And we have the info and photos to guide you in building your ideal Tenerife holiday schedule. We recommend you start here.

Don't you love when things are easy like that?


Why We Started Our Holidays in Tenerife Travel Guide

To be honest, we started our Tenerife travel guide as a hobby. We had such a passion for our island that we wanted to capture every experience in photos and text.

We wanted the world to see how amazing Tenerife is and invite everyone to come and enjoy the beauty and adventures we get to be part of on a daily basis.

We feel so proud and happy every time a visitor like yourself sends us a compliment or posts a comment or question on our social media channels. It makes us want to explore our island further and share even more information and secrets with you like: 

  • The top places to visit in Tenerife

  • Our “must do” bucket list of Tenerife activities

  • The best attractions on the island

  • Everything you need to know about our “Father” El Teide volcano

  • News and reviews about our beautiful sandy beaches

  • Recommendations on accommodations with the best prices, location, and services for your needs and budget

  • Suggestions on where to tantalize your palate and experience the most authentic culinary offerings of the island

  • Where to find your favorite water activities and some of the best water parks in the world

  • Reviews of the golf courses that make golf in Tenerife one of the most popular activities on the island

  • Ultimate insider island secrets, including ones that will help you blend in with the locals

  • Where to immerse yourself in the history and culture of Tenerife

  • The best places to shop for local and international brands, as well as groceries, handicrafts, and more

How to Navigate Our Holidays in Tenerife Travel Guide

If you are visiting for the first time, you will find that we have included a LOT of information about what to see and do in Tenerife.

We suggest you begin with our things to do in Tenerife page, which provides details on our top attractions. Follow that by a clicking to our page on places to visit. It's a favorite of our visitors and includes locations to explore and experience the natural beauty, history, and culture of the island.

We also recommend you check our monthly schedule, which gives you a detailed list of the concerts, activities, exhibitions, festivals and traditional celebrations going on throughout the island.

On the top menu, you will see our Blog link, where you can find our most recent articles. There's also our search bar that you can use to find specific information, or if you just can't find what you're looking for, please contact us here. We want to help you in every way we can. 

Tenerife Travel Secrets is Here for YOU and You Can Count on Us!

Tenerife Travel Secrets wants your holidays in Tenerife to be so memorable that you'll want to return to our island again and again.


Whether you’re planning to travel here soon or you're working toward a future visit, we want you to feel confident in your choices for everything  from choosing a flight, hotel, and car rental, to scheduling your list of things to do.


Stay connected and keep up-to-date with every single Tenerife secret and tidbit of information we share. Here’s how:

We wanted the world to see how amazing Tenerife is and invite everyone to come and enjoy the beauty and adventures we get to be part of on a daily basis.

We feel so proud and happy every time a visitor like yourself sends us a compliment or posts a comment or question on our social media channels. It makes us want to explore our island further and share even more information and secrets with you like: 

  • Subscribe to our newsletter: the Tenerife Travel Secrets Subscription Club;

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  • Follow Us on Google Plus – A great channel to stay updated with us if your social media of choice is Google+;

  • Contact Us Directly – If you have questions, comments, or even criticisms about our site we want to hear from you. We might be online right now, but we all need to sleep sometimes, so if you contact us know that we will get back to you ASAP … pinky promise!

With Love from Fabio and Ruth
We love Tenerife very much, and we couldn’t be more pleased when friends, colleagues and visitors find our tips and information useful. We sincerely hope you enjoy reading our Travel Guide as much as we enjoy writing it. We look forward sharing with you for many years to come, and maybe by chance meeting you one day on the island. See you in Tenerife!

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Easter golf time in Buenavista golf 🏌️ ⛳️ 🏌️‍♀️
Tiempo de golf de pascua en Buenavista golfEl "starter", el "caddy master", el "Marshall"... de Buenavista Golf juegan un torneo de Putts con huevos de pascua para felicitarles la Pascua. 🐣
¡Gran idea!
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From Rojas, Teide looks amazing 🥰🥰
Desde Rojas el Teide se ve espectacular 🥰🥰
Gracias Casandra por la foto 😊
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Amazing sunset in Teide National Park... unique as our friends of Visit Tenerife say... don't miss it in your next visit to the island...Sunsets in the Teide National Park are truly unique. 🌄

Have you ever done that?
No? Then you should definitely put this on your next holiday-to-do list and experience this special evening mood yourself ;-).

Have a nice Sunday evening!

📸 by Photography by LZ
Volcano Teide
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