Are you thinking of spending a holiday in Tenerife with children in winter? It’s a great idea! Tenerife is a perfect destination for families with children.
In this article, we are going to tell you everything you need to know to plan an unforgettable holiday in Tenerife with your children in winter. An enviable climate all year round, a wide variety of activities and attractions for all ages, and a very complete hotel and gastronomic offer await you.
Tenerife’s climate in winter
One of the main advantages of travelling to Tenerife in winter is its climate. Average temperatures are around 20 degrees Celsius, so you can enjoy warm, sunny days, even at Christmas.
This is ideal for children, as they will be able to play on the beach, swim in the pool or enjoy outdoor activities without having to worry about the cold or bad weather.
Things to do in Tenerife with children in winter
Tenerife offers a wide variety of things to do as a family. Here are some ideas:
- Visit Teide National Park: Teide is the highest mountain in Spain and the third highest volcano in the world. It is a must for any visitor to Tenerife. You can go up to Teide by cable car or take a hike. If you are lucky you can find snowy landscapes in the winter season. Tenerife is an island of many contrasts.
- Swimming in the natural pools: El Caletón de Garachico is a natural pool with crystal clear waters located on the north coast of Tenerife. It is an ideal place to cool off and enjoy a family swim. You can also find many natural pools around the island and in places such as Los Gigantes, Granadilla de Abona or Tejina.
- Visit the Loro Parque: Loro Parque is a world-famous zoo that houses a wide variety of animals, including parrots, sea lions, dolphins and killer whales. It is a fun visit for the whole family. Siam Park, one of the best water parks in the world, is located in the south of the island. Children and adults will have a great time.
- Enjoy a day at the beach: Tenerife has many beautiful beaches, perfect for relaxing and enjoying the sun. Some of the most popular beaches are Playa de Las Teresitas, Playa de Fañabé or Playa de Las Américas.
- Shopping: Tenerife is an ideal destination for shopping. On the island you will find a wide variety of shops, from large shopping centres to small craft shops.
- Enjoy the gastronomy of Tenerife: The gastronomy of Tenerife is a mixture of flavours from different cultures. On the island you will find a wide variety of restaurants where you can taste traditional dishes such as sancocho canario, gofio or mojo picón.
Christmas in Tenerife
Tenerife is an ideal destination for Christmas. The island dresses up to celebrate this special time of year.
There are many plans that you can do with your family during Christmas in Tenerife. Here are just a few ideas:
- Visit the Christmas markets: In Tenerife there are several Christmas markets where you can buy gifts, taste typical products and enjoy the Christmas music and atmosphere.
- Attend the Christmas concerts: The Tenerife Symphony Orchestra performs a beautiful Christmas concert every year in the island’s capital, and you will also find a wide variety of cultural events for all the family.
- Enjoy a fireworks display: In Tenerife there are several fireworks displays that take place during Christmas. It is a spectacular way to say goodbye to the year.
At Villa Mandi Golf & Resort we will be happy to add the missing holiday touch to your Christmas. A place for the whole family with a cosy Christmas atmosphere.