Canary Islands tourist attractions are part from tourist attractions in Europe, especially during the winter months when the continent is paralyzed with cold. Astonishing variety and picturesque scenery attracts many tourists from around the world.
Canary Islands is composed of several large islands - Tenerife, Lanzarote, Gran Canaria, Fuerteventura, El Hierro and La Gomera. In general, the beaches are covered with black volcanic sand composition for the islands.
These beaches are white sand and it are rare because the surface is imported from Morocco or the Netherlands. The largest population is in Tenerife, because the island is very friendly with nature and the mountains.
Along the coast is covered with palms and citrus, and in the mountains with evergreen broad-leaved and coniferous forests. The architecture of the Canary Islands as a whole is short low-rise small balconies and small Catholic church.
Visit complex Lago Martianez and Teide National Park. Here is the highest peak of Spain with the same name. Visit a favorite place of Homer "Los Gigantes" (Giants). In ancient Greece it was believed that this was the end of the world. The most visited Canary Islands attractions is Loro Park.
This is a great zoo that has dolphinarium and even underwater tunnel in the tank itself. You can see both gorillas and parrots, to sharks and dolphins.The second largest population and Gran Canaria island, it is not as green as Tenerife, but tourists prefer it in the winter because the climate is warm and pleasant.
If you want to see the rainforest of Canary Islands, La Gomera is the best.
The richness of different plant species is palpable and you will be very pleased. Islands of Fuerteventura and Lanzarote are the east and does not claim to be green and beautiful.
It dominates the desert in all its forms, as the only plants are cactus and dry shrubs. Tourists often come only for privacy. In recent years to Canary Islands has been great interest in diving and in particular underwater fishing. One of the most attractive attractions on the Canaries volcano Teide. For lovers of natural beauty we have prepared a visit to Las Kanyadas National Park, which is close to the crater of the volcano Teide. Then head to the Roques de Gracia, where you can see the highest point in Spain, Teide (3718 m).
Then lower the Orotava Valley to taste the delicious specialties of local restaurants. Other Canary Islands attractions is knightly tournaments in San Miguel Castle. You will be pleasantly surprised by the atmosphere of the medieval castle and well organized show a true tournament performance. You can also visit Natsonalniya Garahonay Park and its world famous "relict forests."
Visit the capital of Tenerife, San Sebastian and feel the spirit of the city and its well preserved streets as he walked Christopher Columbus 500 years ago. If your holiday is more than 10 days, we recommend you make a trip to Puerto de la Cruz and Loro Park. For more tourist attractions click here...