Playa de las Americas

Playa de las Americas is the main tourist resort in Tenerife. It stretches along the coast which is sprinkled with small beaches which lie alongside an attractive promenade. One can find everything in its streets: shops, bars, restaurants etc. There is always a lively atmosphere at night with scores of pubs,discotheques, shows and a casino to go to. Playa de las Americas also has a sports port, Puerto Colon for lovers of water sports as well as a wide choice of entertainment, among which is the outstanding aquatic Octopus fun park.

Playa de las Americas, Tenerife Island, Canaries

Playa de las Americas, Tenerife Island, Canaries

Building fever has taken over here, and hotels, bungalows and apartments are built at high speed. This is the region with the highest growth rate in tourism, based on the splendid artificial beaches along the coast and the ever present sunshine! To the east of Playa de las Américas, the beach area has benefited from the fact that the planners have made the breakwaters irregular in shape so that surfers still can enjoy the best waves in the northern hemisphere.

To the east, in the area of San Eugenio and Torviscas, there is a sports marina”Puerto Colon”, where various yachts are moored. Next to the marina different offices will offer you the possibilities to go and visit the delphins and whales in their natural habitat. Playa de las Americas is a first class tourist resort, where you will find an endless succession of luxury hotels, covered in a rich variety of sub-tropical plants that captivate the tourist. In Playa de las Américas it is easy to enjoy oneself, either by night or by day, irrelevant of ones age!!

The evenings are especially pleasant. When the sun disappears after one of its spectacular and photographic sunsets, thousands of lights and illuminations light up the island. Restaurants, night-clubs, pubs, live-music and casinos are only some of the possibilities on offer every day and every night to the visitors.