Arona is the hotspot for Tenerife lovers
The place “Tenerife Arona” is the center of the municipality of the same name and extends to about 85 km² in the south of Tenerife. It competes with the municipality of Adeje, which lies on the border. Both are similar and have been the most important places in the south since the beginning of tourism in the 1960s.
The most famous place in “Tenerife Arona” is Playa de Las Americas. The stronghold for tourism with many hotels, apartment complexes and a long entertainment mile. It feels like countless restaurants on the long promenade offer guests a variety of different cuisines from all over the world. The approx. 15 km long coastline offers many amusements for water sports enthusiasts of all kinds and the long sandy beaches delight the many bathing tourists. Directly adjacent is the town of Los Cristianos with the port and the popular beaches. Nevertheless, the original small fishing village has still retained its tranquility. The locals still meet to chat under the old plane trees in the small plaza near the harbor.
The ferries from “Tenerife Arona” run from the port to the other islands of the archipelago and there is always a coming and going. Often fishing boats come in and you can watch the big tuna being unloaded.
There is a lot to experience in the municipality of Arona
The church square of “Tenerife Arona” is another meeting point and you can watch young people playing the ball over a glass of wine. Beach volleyball championships are often held on the beach. You will also find several golf courses in the vicinity. Another popular area is Costa del Silencio with Las Galletas. Here a former small fishing port has now been converted into a marina with all kinds of water sports. Los Abrigos is only a few kilometres away. Here you will find a large number of recommended fish restaurants. Those who love fish are in paradise here.
From Los Cristianos, it is only about 10 minutes by car to “Tenerife Arona”.
At La Camella, turn towards “Teide” and after a few kilometres, you are in Arona. The small town “La Camella” is a hub for the region. Turning left leads to Arona and further to Teide. Straight on to Valle San Lorenzo and San Miguel. Right down to Cabo Blanco and on to the coast to Las Galletas. Despite its great importance as a municipality administrative centre, the small town of Arona is quite sleepy. The church of San Antonio Abad from the 18th century with the church square Plaza de la Salud with the large trees providing shade form with the centre. A walk in the surrounding alleys with the stately houses is ideal to explore the place “Tenerife Arona”.
Tenerife Arona offers everything you need to come alive
The municipality of “Tenerife Arona” Arona offers the tourist a very wide range of accommodation options.
You can book a classic hotel vacation in simple hotels up to 5-star hotels, in apartment complexes or in quiet country houses, fincas, private villas in the mountains or directly by the sea. Whether in the form of a package tour or individually design the vacation yourself. There is something for every guest.