Playa de las Teresitas, Santa Cruz de Tenerife

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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. For travelers who use our world travel planner, Santa Cruz de Tenerife holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Playa de las Teresitas and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • Very beautiful beach near Santa Cruz. It has toilets, changing rooms, showers and cafés. Also, there is a lot of parking space. The beach is suitable for everyone, especially for families, because the...  more »
  • Amazing beach, a bit windy but still gorgeous! Water is beautiful (although a bit cold), it s rather quiet and the temperature is beyond perfect.  more »
  • The beach itself looks like from the postcards - perfect. However, if you stay in Santa Cruz you will need at least 30 min to reach it. Moreover, the weather we had there was quite windy - sand ended ...  more »