First Published: June 16, 2022 | Last Updated: January 4, 2024 | Author: Jan Daniel

What to do in Tenerife at Easter

In this exciting text, you will discover a variety of unmissable experiences and activities to make the most of your Easter holidays in Tenerife. From spiritual celebrations to exciting island adventures, we invite you to explore all the wonders this destination has in store for you – immerse yourself in an unforgettable Semana Santa in Tenerife!

Celebrating Easter in Tenerife will not only strengthen your connection with God, but also give you the opportunity to live unique experiences on our beautiful island. Although in Spain we do not follow the traditions of North America with eggs and rabbits, we know how to celebrate and experience spirituality in a special way.

Discover the Best Easter Plans in Tenerife

Although these days are favourable for spiritual reflection, in Tenerife we also immerse ourselves in sun and adventure.

The island offers a variety of options for enjoying Semana Santa. We recommend visiting the charming natural swimming pools along the coast and taking the children to have fun.

Some quiet beaches become meeting points for friends and adventurers. Explore volcanic sandy beaches, try water sports and admire the stunning coastal scenery.

What to do in Tenerife at Easter

You can also enjoy hiking through our endless trails, explore the majestic Teide and stay overnight to contemplate the clearest sky in Spain.

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But, without a doubt, the most sought-after experience during Easter Week is to opt for boat hire in Tenerife, a choice that offers much more than just a simple sea trip. As you sail the ocean waters, you are immersed in a setting full of serenity and wonder. What’s more, the possibility of spotting whales and dolphins adds a touch of magic to the journey, creating unforgettable memories to share with your loved ones during this special holiday season.

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Enjoy Easter Sunday

This day marks the end of Lent and fills us with joy for the forgiveness that Jesus’ sacrifice brings us. In Tenerife, we celebrate with a feast including local delicacies and desserts. Use the occasion to raise your prayers and commit yourself to an honest life, as required by God the Father.

Some festivals during Easter week in Tenerife

Holy Week in Tenerife is marked by important ceremonies in towns such as Adeje, La Laguna, Güímar and La Orotava.

In Adeje, on Good Friday, locals immerse themselves in a two-hour re-enactment of the last hours of Christ. The event is family-friendly but includes graphic scenes such as the crucifixion.

In La Laguna, the Magna Procession is held at 17:00 on Good Friday, with solemn participants dressed in colourful robes and carrying large crosses.

The Procession of Silence in La Laguna, at 10 p.m. on the same day, is a moving event with the street lamps extinguished and only candles illuminating the silent marchers.

The Semana Santa events in Güímar are notable for their impressive processions with elaborate religious figures.

La Orotava, known for its historic old town, features processions throughout the week, culminating in a dramatic re-enactment of the “Santo Entierro de Cristo” on Friday at 17.00 hours.

The Semana Santa Floral de Guía de Isora is a unique event featuring handcrafted floral displays depicting the journey of Christ and attracts more and more visitors each year. The event takes place in the historic centre between Maundy Thursday and Easter Sunday.

Now that you know the wonders that Tenerife has to offer during Holy Week and Easter, it’s time to design the perfect all-inclusive plan for you. If you are interested in renting a boat, do not hesitate to contact us; we have options for large and small groups. Discover in our island the best plans to live Easter, relax and connect with your spiritual self, we are waiting for you to make your holidays an unforgettable experience!

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What our customers say:
Dean Smith
Dean Smith
17. November, 2022.
Definitely recommend to include in your trip when visiting Tenerife. One of the best days we had! Amazing service and nice touch with water and snacks!
Maria Stanko
Maria Stanko
14. November, 2022.
Es war eine grandiose Reise, das Personal war sehr freundlich und zuvorkommend, das Schiff sauber und das Essen lecker. Sehr beeindruckend waren die Wale, Delfine und die wunderschöne Natur Teneriffas.
Gillian Webster
Gillian Webster
2. November, 2022.
I hired the atlanca boat as a surprise for my husbands 40th birthday and it was honestly the best day and lots of fun. Easy to book, when we arrived Patrick did the paperwork and explained everything then Fran gave us all the safety information on how to ride the boat. Everything was provided and additional special touches were much appreciated. They were both great, really friendly and put us at ease. We had 3 hours booked and we got the full time, everything excellent. Highly recommended. Thank you
Shaun Daymond
Shaun Daymond
28. October, 2022.
Very easy to deal with over WhatsApp. Booked 5 months in advance and had no issues with the booking at all. Boat was lovely and friendly skipper 👍🏻
Banana Palm Bay
Banana Palm Bay
4. August, 2022.
Can only recommend it ;)
Juan Antonio RT
Juan Antonio RT
26. July, 2022.
Hemos disfrutado de un paseo en barco por la costa de Adeje divisadlo cetáceos. Muy recomendable. La tripulación muy amable en todo momento pendiente de nosotros.
younes benkahla
younes benkahla
5. July, 2022.
Capitaine tres gentil et très compréhensible ne pense pas qu’à l’argent et pense d’abord à la sécurité et surtout à la bonne expérience de la clientèle je recommande !
Guillermo González Meyer
Guillermo González Meyer
14. June, 2022.
Alquilamos una excursión para ver cetáceos y dar un paseo de 3h. En general la experiencia estuvo bien. Toda la gestión de reserva fue fácil y el trato con Bananapalmbay fue un gusto.
Al llegar al barco tuvimos alguna confusión con lo acordado, pero tras comunicarse la empresa del barco con Bananapalmbay se solucionó y pudimos disfrutar del viaje. Además vimos ballenas piloto.
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