Many decide to move away from the cold of Christmas to enjoy this parties between the sun and the beach. There is no better place than an island as peculiar and beautiful as Tenerife. A privileged place where you can celebrate these holidays with a very mild temperature that can reach 24 degrees.
It’s possible that, despite coming looking for good weather, sun, beach and swimming pool, you also want to live the true essence of the Island during Christmas. Throughout the whole island there are many activities that can be combined with those times of beach and sun essential in these holidays. From Villa Mandi we propose some plans for you to enjoy a different Christmas in Tenerife.
Although it seems the opposite, in Tenerife Christmas is lived to the maximum, since the good climate makes that you can also enjoy outdoors. For this reason, each municipality strives to ensure that its streets have the best lighting and Christmas decoration. In addition, this is accompanied by cultural events that are organized outdoors.
Portal of Bethlehem
In many villages you will find nativity scenes that are authentic works of art. What better plan than to discover some of the island’s most emblematic municipalities through their nativity scenes? By the way, you can take the opportunity to taste the different wines of each area and the typical sweets of these dates. You will find some of the best cribs in Santa Cruz and La Laguna. The traditional birth of the Cabildo de Tenerife is very well received, with its typical Canarian landscapes and figures of its own creation. If you are one of those who prefers Christmas with a little cold, we recommend that you visit the historic case of La Laguna, where you can discover the six portals of Bethlehem that are in the city World Heritage.
First swim of the year
The New Year’s Eve party is celebrated especially at Villa Mandi Golf Resort, where we have prepared a great party with a special buffet, musical show and DJ, to enter the new year in the best possible way. There are also numerous popular festivals and pyrotechnic shows next to the sea on numerous beaches. For many residents and tourists, the night ends in the water. This is the first bath of the year, a custom charged with symbolism that serves to purify the body and renew energies for the new year.
Cavalcade of Kings
The most famous horseback ride on the island takes place in Santa Cruz, which of course does not lack detail. Also in the south of the island you can find numerous parades of kings, the most visited being that of Los Cristianos and Adeje.
Traditional Christmas shopping is in luck in this part of the island. There are plenty of shops and malls where you can stroll, have a drink and, of course, buy! Be sure to visit the great Siam Mall, where in addition to getting the latest in fashion, you can see Santa himself, take pictures with him, and even receive some chuche. All very close to our hotel. You’ll also be lucky enough to hear Christmas carols live, thanks to the group that tours the mall, filling it with Christmas energy. For more exclusive shopping, visit Plaza del Duque, an open-air shopping mall where you can enjoy some Christmas lights and decorations. We can also go as far as the Golden Mile in the Americas where we will find some of the most exclusive brands.
Many are the plans to enjoy Christmas in Tenerife. If you would like to spend Christmas with a stable climate that favors activity in a multitude of activities. Paragliding, golf, scuba diving or kayaking, are some of the favorite plans for those who visit us regardless of the season. Consult our blog and find out about the different alternatives and, if you are staying with us or preparing your trip, do not hesitate to contact us, we can help you in everything you need!