Welcome to Tenerife

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Most people come to Tenerife for the sunbathing, swimming, eating good food and spoiling themselves. However, what makes people come back, year after year, is the island’s unique wealth of variety. Tenerife is much more than its beaches, here you can find riotous traditional festivals and liberating isolation, glistening snow and glowing lava. For the visitor there is something new to discover every day.


Population Approx. 1,000,000
Currency Euro, €1 = 100 cents
Opening hours Shops are usually open from 10.00 -13.30 /14.30 and from 17.00-20.00.
Newspapers El Dia
Diario de Avisos
La Opinion

In English:
Tenerife News
English Daily News
Emergency numbers 112
Tourist information Plaza de España. Palacio Insular.
38003 Santa Cruz de Tenerife.
+34 922 60 55 90