Continuing the theme attractions Tenerife
In this article I will describe a very beautiful natural attractions of the island.
highest attraction of Tenerife
volcano Teide is the hallmark of the island.The volcano is surrounded by the park of the same name.Living in Tenerife it is impossible not to include in its list of visits this majestic vista!Getting to the volcano, you can enjoy pine forests and rivers of lava.Landscapes surrounding the volcano, seem fantastic and admired by tourists.Before Teide can be reached by tourist bus or rental car.
At the foot of the mountain there is a funicular, it raises the tourists almost to the top.But if you want to conquer the Volcano, you will need to overcome a further 200 m. Distance.For the ascent you need a special permit, which can be issued at the park administration.If you want to experience the atmosphere of romance, can be found at the top of the mountain will dissipate.For this purpose built guest house, where you can spend the night.
to admire this beautiful canyon you will have to make their way on a mountain road by bus or rental car to the village of the same name mask.Further along the pedestrian route, crossing the beautiful gorge, you can walk to the ocean, plenty of admiring the beauty of the countryside, remembering them on the camera.From the beach, shuttle boats to the neighboring town of Los Gigantes.You can go on one of the ships voyage to Los Gigantes.In order to carry out just such a route, rental car is best left to Los Gigantes and the village of mask can be reached by taxi.
small town of Los Gigantes.Attraction of the city - beautiful rocks that are submerged in the ocean.It is on the ocean side is the most beautiful view on the majestic cliffs.
not far from Los Gigantes has one more energetically attractive place.Teno with beautiful views of the city cliffs.And catfish Cape Lighthouse is located.
Laurel forest laurisilva
These ancient forests are preserved from the Jurassic period, at a time when the world was not yet men.Such relict forests on the planet not much left.And if you come to Tenerife, it is a fabulous place to visit is mandatory.Where else would you be able to immerse yourself in a fairy-tale and at the same time a completely natural environment.It seems a little more because of the moss-covered tree branches bent will elves.
Island is located 30 km from Tenerife.To get to it, you can travel to Porus that ply between the islands several times a day.The island is famous for its intact relict forests and landscapes of great beauty.On La Gomera organize day trips.But seasoned travelers say, in order to fully enjoy the atmosphere of this island, there is need to spend a few days.Walk slowly through the beautiful laurel forests, hire a bike and ride along the paths of the island, visit the church Iglesia de Asuncion and see how they live are not many residents of the island.
old dragon tree
This ancient tree is located in the Drago Park located in the town of Icod de los Vinos is not far from the town of Puerto de la Cruz in the north-eastern part of the island.It is believed that the age of the tree about 3 thousand. Years.If this is true, it is the oldest tree on the planet.The height of the dragon tree 25 m. In diameter, 10 m.
In the same gorodeIkod de los Vinos is not far from the dragon tree in the glass pavilion is a butterfly park.Surrounded by greenery flies a lot of butterflies.You can admire them and take pictures.The most famous Butterfly Park - Prince of Darkness.This is the largest moth in the world.
in Puerto de la Kruus is a small botanical garden.The garden is only 200 by 100 meters. Lovers of exotic flora worth visiting this beautiful cozy place.
Tenerife - is an island with a variety of attractions and activities, but not only this famous island.Tenerife - free trade zone - shopping is another pleasant attraction of the island.
unusual beaches in Tenerife
white sand beaches
Tenerife several beaches with white or golden sand. sand on these beaches are brought from the African continent. In the city of Santa Cruz de Tenerife, surrounded by mountains and trees, is a beautiful beach of Playa Las Teresitas - perhaps the most beautiful beach in Tenerife!
black sand beaches
Most of the beaches in Tenerife are sand gray or black, becausethis island of volcanic origin.Beaches with exotic black sand located in the towns of Los Gigantes, Puerto Santiago and La Arena.