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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  • for lovers of cargo ships and other large vessels, this beach is located at the end of st cruz of Tenerife. Frankly, the beach is beautiful, but well spoiled by what lies nearby. It is true that we were the previous Benijo, paradise for us!
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  • My partner and I went twice to this beach whilst staying in Santa Cruz. As we didn't have a car we took a TITSA bus from the city bus station (the 'Intercambiador) to Playa de las Terisitas. The buses...  more »
  • It is a supposedly urban beach, but I sincerely believe that it could provide more services, since there is a little bit of penalty
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