Playa de las Americas is one of the most important holiday resorts in Tenerife. Thanks to its warm climate, more and more people spend their holidays in Playa de las Americas every year.
The boat trips in Playa de las Americas depart from Puerto Colon, just a 10-15 minute walk from Playa de las Americas.
Before we show you the detailed activity guide, here is a summary of our best boat trips in Playa de las Americas:
- Speed boat rental in the south of Tenerife
- Luxury yacht charter for special events
- Fishing trips in the Atlantic Ocean
- Private catamaran excursions to share with your friends and family
Things to do during boat excursions in Playa de las Américas
Probably the first thing you will do once you arrive in Playa de las Americas will be to go to the beach to relax, enjoy the warm sun and the refreshing ocean. But apart from staying on the beach all day, there are plenty of activities and excursions to do in Playa de las Americas.
One highly recommended activity is a boat trip to see whales and dolphins. It’s also perfect for relaxing, snorkelling or just having a great time with your friends, partner or family.
The activities you do depend on how much time you would like to spend on board. At Bananapalmbay.com we offer a lot of things to do in and from Playa de las Americas. Within our activities we have different boat trips. Depending on your tastes, needs and budget, we have the perfect offer for you.
Whale and Dolphin Watching
We would like to tell you a little bit about the whales and dolphins that live in the waters of Tenerife. Bottlenose dolphins are the permanent residents of the Canarian waters. Probably the name “bottlenose dolphin” may not say much, but what about Flipper, do you remember the series during your childhood? This is the same type of dolphin that you will have the opportunity to see on our boat trips.
But there are not only dolphins living in Canarian waters. Other permanent residents are our friends the pilot whales.
On our website we have different options for a whale or dolphin watching boat trip near Playa de las Americas.
Boat rental with skipper in Playa de las Americas
The excursions we offer in this guide include the boat crew. You don’t have to worry about the details of the boat and the route to follow. The skipper in charge is fully experienced in boat driving and knows the coast of Tenerife in detail.
Cliffs of Los Gigantes
Our itineraries include a boat trip around the Cliffs of Los Gigantes. These are impressive volcanic rock walls that protect the west side of Tenerife. This part of the island attracts many visitors for the beauty of its coves and the rich biodiversity in its waters.
With the longest option, the 4.5 hour excursion with the Freebird UNO you will visit Los Gigantes. Of course, you will also have time to swim near Masca Bay. After swimming, you will enjoy some snacks on board and then return to Puerto Colon.
Celebration of special events on board
Of course there are always some special occasions: a birthday, a party or any of these moments that you would like to share only with your friends or family. The perfect way to make these moments unforgettable will be a Private Boat Charter.
In case you want to make the trip a little faster or you are on a budget, we also have the 2 hour tour with the catamaran Eden.
We have private fishing boats for you to enjoy sport and recreational fishing. You will enjoy an amazing fishing experience during your holiday on the island. We have boats equipped with state of the art fishing equipment for an abundant catch.
Our captain in charge is fully experienced at sea and will take you to the spots where you will catch the best fish. In addition to the fish you catch, you will take away new knowledge and wonderful memories of your fishing adventure in Tenerife South.
The Canary Islands are surrounded by deep water very close to the coast, which gives them an advantage over other locations for fishing. Here you will find a wide variety of fish. For boat fishing there are plenty of brecas, mojarra, bocinegros, pejeperro, cabrilla and sama. You can also catch huge tuna passing through the coasts of Tenerife as well as other big fish such as wahoo and bonito.
Private boat rental in Playa de Las Americas
If you wish to have a little more comfort, we recommend that you take one of the boats for a reduced number of people on board. Choose, for example, the Catamaran trip with Embrace. During this adventure you can enjoy the ocean with a duration of 3 hours. This is a private trip where you will receive personalised treatment. The boat has a capacity for 12 people. This guarantees space and comfort for all guests.
With any of our 3 hour boat tours in Playa de Las Americas you will do whale watching, swimming and snorkelling. We also offer snacks and drinks.
Luxury Yacht Charter
If you are looking for a luxury boat to indulge yourself and make your guests feel comfortable, you should rent a luxury yacht in Playa de las Americas. We have spacious and comfortable boats for the enjoyment of your guests. Travel the South Coast of Tenerife aboard a luxurious boat with all the necessary features to spend a majestic day. Enjoy a luxurious boat with avant-garde designs and top quality materials.
Choose the 3-hour itinerary for a private excursion along the southwest coast of Tenerife. The private boat excursions will allow you to enjoy the ride in total exclusivity. Just you, the crew and your guests on board the boat. The tour includes snacks and drinks. During the tour there is a stop in the bay for swimming and snorkelling. Depending on the itinerary and duration you choose, you can do other activities and visit Los Gigantes Cliffs.
Private Catamaran Charter
We also offer private catamaran excursions so that you can enjoy an adventure at sea in total exclusivity. Our catamarans are ideal to celebrate special events and enjoy the sea on a different day. Invite your friends and family to celebrate your birthday or bachelor party in Tenerife. Remember that this is the island of eternal spring and many visitors come to celebrate their events aboard a boat. The catamaran has enough space for the comfort of all guests. They can sunbathe on the solarium or relax in the shaded area.
Drinks and meals are included in the activity. Choose 3 hour excursions for a relaxing cruise on the Atlantic Ocean. You can also choose longer excursions of up to 7 hours to visit Los Gigantes Cliffs and swim in the calm waters off the coast of Tenerife.
We recommend speedboat rentals in Playas de Las Americas to spend wonderful and unforgettable moments on the ocean. Hire a wonderful speedboat to take your friends to enjoy a great experience on board. The speedboat excursion departs from Puerto Colon to the west coast of Tenerife.
The itinerary includes a tour of the bay and a stop at a cove for swimming and snorkelling. Depending on the boat you choose, food and drinks are included. Write to us on WhatsApp to clarify your doubts and help you choose the boat that best suits your tastes.
How to book a boat excursion in Playa de las Américas
If you have already checked all the different boat excursions in Playa de Las Americas and you have chosen the one you want, write us on WhatsApp to make your reservation. You can also click on the list of available activities to see the details of each boat. Fill in the contact form to book the selected activity. We recommend you book in advance, as we have a high demand and places are sold out quickly.