Popular Destinations: Tenerife Airport South

Playa Paraiso

Playa Paraiso is a small, completely quiet place. There are practically hotels here, as well as some restaurants, shops, and bars.

However, it is close (14 km) to Playa de las Americas and its entertainment options.

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Callao Salvaje

Located on the southwest coast of Tenerife, Callao Salvaje is a pleasant seaside village that attracts a significant number of visitors throughout the year.

Originally was a small fishing village and became a great seaside resort thanks to the tourist boom.

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El Medano

Located in the southern part of the island of Tenerife, El Médano, which has become an important weekend resting place for islanders, and thanks to the wind that prevails there is a permanent surfing and kitesurf opportunity that offers great relaxation on the beach.

El Medano is not a popular tourist destination, even in the high season as Playa las Americas or Los Cristianos, but for surfing lovers, the concept of wind is almost always guaranteed on the coast of the city.

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Puerto de Santiago

Puerto de Santiago was once a fishing village, but today it has grown into a middling sized tourist centre, and for quite some time it’s been merging with its two neighbours, the resorts Los Gigantes and Playa la Arena.

The huge holiday area of the southwestern coast of Tenerife starts at Puerto Santiago, which also means that the town boasts a lot of hotels and holiday homes, but the result of this is that it is overbuilt, which detracts from the beauty of the place to some extent.

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Costa del Silencio

Costa del Silencio is a small resort on the south coast of Tenerife approximately 12 kilometers to the east of Playa de las Americas.

Costa del Silencio translates into English as "The Silent Coast". This might have been true a few decades ago, when Tenerife was only an island with small fishing villages, however, since the Reina Sofia International Airport opened in 1978, it became a popular holiday resort. Silence is certainly a sparse commodity ever since.

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