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Practical Information about Tenerife

Tenerife is the largest and the most developed of all among the Canary Islands with over 350 kilometers of coastline and wide variety of beaches. Tenerife is a volcanic island and one of the most popular holiday destination in Europe.

Tenerife beaches are really amazing, clean, good looking and peaceful. There are 8 Blue Flag beaches in Tenerife. Golden sandy beaches and wonderful shorelines are best in the south of the island ranging from the busy beach of
Playa de las Américas, charming Los Cristianos to peaceful Las Galletas. There are also lots of nudist beaches in Tenerife.

Tenerife Towns
Tenerife is a Spanish province named Santa Cruz de Tenerife and is divided into 31 municipalities that include Adeje, Arafo, Arico, Arona, Buenavista del Norte, Candelaria, Fasnia, Garachico, Granadilla de Abona, La Guancha , Guía de Isora, Güímar, Icod de los Vinos, La Matanza de Acentejo, La Orotava, Puerto de la Cruz, Los Realejos, El Rosario, San Cristóbal de La Laguna, San Juan de la Rambla, San Miguel de Abona, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Santa Ursula, Santiago del Teide, El Sauzal, Los Silos, Tacoronte, El Tanque, Tegueste, La Victoria de Acentejo and Vilaflor.

Language
Spanish is the official language in Tenerife.

Public Holidays
- New Year Day: 1st of January.
- Epiphany : 6th of January.
- Carnival Day : 28th of February.
- Good Friday: March/April.
- Labor Day : 1st of May.
- Canaries Day : 30th of May.
- Spanish National Day : 12th of October.
- All Saints Day : 1st of November.
- Constitution Day : 6th of December.
- The Immaculate Conception Feast : 8th of December.
- Christmas Day : 25th of December.

 
 

Weather
Tenerife has a perfect warm climate. The average annual temperature is 25°C. January is the coolest month with an average temperature of 18 °C and August is the warmest month with an average temperature of 30 °C.

Electricity
240 V AC, 50 Hz. and 2 pin-plugs are the standards.

Communications
The international country dialing code for Spain is +34.
City code for Tenerife is 922. (+ 34 922 xxx xx xx )

Money
Euro (EUR) is the currency.

Time Zone
Local time is GMT +1 (+2 in summer).

 
 
 

 
 
 
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