Playa de las Teresitas, Santa Cruz de Tenerife

Walk the palm-lined shores of one of the most popular beaches on the Canary Islands, Playa de las Teresitas. The beach stretches 1.5 km (1 mi) and features white sand as opposed to the black sand traditionally found throughout Tenerife. Take a dip in the calm, clear water, appreciating the backdrop of the mountains, or start up a game of beach volleyball. The area is known for its fresh seafood, so be sure to stop in the nearby village of San Andrés for a meal if you can. Add Playa de las Teresitas and other attractions to your Santa Cruz de Tenerife trip itinerary using our Santa Cruz de Tenerife travel route planning tool .
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  • Golden sand beach with good services, no waves. In a magnificent place, worthy of sight and spend a good day at the beach
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  • It is the second time that we traveled to Tenerife from Malaga and we have gone to the Teresitas, the first time my daughter liked it so much that we have had to return. Fine orange sand without stones inside the water, no waves, no jellyfish or dirt. There are several beach bars but for a drink, plenty of parking and bathrooms and dressing rooms. Perfect beach to go with children and without them.
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  • Nice beach with sand from The Sahara desert. No restaurants or cafes directly kn the beach but closeby. Very enjoyable however quite cold water inside of the barrier compared to other beaches on the island.
  • Great large beach with sand from Sahara, with few beach bars along, generous parking places, no waves, great for families with children. The only enemy is the wind... if it’s too windy you’ll have sand all over you.
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