Excursions, Activities & Things to do in Tenerife

Things to do in Tenerife

Information: Things to do in Tenerife

Tenerife is the most visited island from the whole Canary Islands. If you are one of those lucky visitors who come to enjoy vacations on the island of Tenerife then probably you already asked yourself things like: What are you going to do, or what things are possible and worth to do in Tenerife.

It’s not easy to find the answer in a simple way, because everybody is a bit different in its own preferences. The key to enjoy a great holiday is not the money but the time you dedicate to plan your holidays with your family or friends.

The good news for you is that on Bananapalmbay.com we make it easy for you. We offer more than 49 different excursions and things to do in Tenerife. Every excursion/ activity has been handpicked by our team.

Here you will find our list of all the things we offer to do in Tenerife. Just chose the right excursion or activity and get out the most from you holidays in Tenerife!
To make a booking request just fill out the booking request form which is on the excursion description page on the bottom or contact us via WhatsApp

Island Tours in Tenerife

Visit Mount Teide

Volcano Teide in winter

Volcano Teide with Snow

In Tenerife you have a couple of things which you should’t miss. One of them is the highest mountain and volcano in Spain. The majestic mount Teide and Teide National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site you can visit with one of our bus tours. We offer two different excursions to Mount Teide: a half day tour to Mount Teide with time to visit the peak with the cable car.
Another option is a full day tour Teide – Masca – Icod – Garachico, which also allows to visit some other important parts of Tenerife, such as remote picturesque village Masca, which will offer you, among other things, one one of the most spectacular mountain views in Tenerife. With this tour you will also visit Icod de los Vinos, with it’s millenary dragon tree and old trading port Garachico, destroyed by volcano eruption.

Santa Cruz- Taganana- La Laguna

La Laguna Tenerife

Get to know two capitals of Tenerife, the old one San Cristobal de La Laguna and the current one Santa Cruz de Tenerife.
You will see the examples of Canarian architecture and feel the authentic atmosphere.

Visit the neighbourhood island La Gomera

visit la gomera

Visit La Gomera with pick up from Callao Salvaje

Even if it’s not something to do directly in Tenerife, you can still do it. We offer you the possibility to visit the island of La Gomera which has been visited by Christopher Columbus. Yes the one who discovered America. Besides it’s famous visiter, the island is also famous with the Garajonay National park (another example of laurisilva forest) and even the local whistle language, which locals will be happy to demonstrate you during the dinner in the typical canarian restaurant.

Watersport Activities & Paragliding in Tenerife

Go to adrenaline boosting Jet Ski riding

jet ski safari los gigantes teneriffa

If you are looking for something really active and dynamic then for sure you should try a Jet Ski ride for 1, 2 or 3 hour. You will get plenty of fun and refreshment.

Apart from Jet Ski we have many other refreshing and challenging Tenerife Water Sports.

Do Paragliding

Tenerife South Paragliding over the Sky

Enjoy the bird-eye view of Southern part of Tenerife and unforgettable feeling of flying. This activity you will do in Tandem with a qualified paragliding instructor, so don’t worry if you don’t have any previous experience.

Go Diving

The underwater part of Tenerife is also worth to be discovered. If you have some previous experience, check out our packages and discover the best spots for diving. Or if you have never tried diving before, we have a special try dive activity, so you can get your first diving experience in Tenerife. And of course you can make a Certified PADI Course.

Boat Trips in Tenerife

Another very recommendable activity  is to do Whale & Dolphin watching in a 2, 3 or 4,5 hours Tenerife Boat Trips from Costa Adeje. The type of boat and duration depend on your choice. Just to let you know, if you choose the 4,5 tour, you can also visit spectacular Los Gigantes cliffs, the gigantic formations, growing up to 600-800 metres directly from the ocean.

Boat Charters

Speed Boat Charter Opera 33

3 Hours Boat Charter with Opera 33 in Tenerife

If you want to pass a really special memorable time on your holidays in Tenerife? Or you have a special occasion to celebrate, like a wedding proposal or birthday party? Then the best thing to do will be to rent a boat with captain and make a charter. You can choose type of boat and duration as well.


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