is a popular holiday resort in the southern
part of Tenerife. The resort has grown into
one with the largest holiday resort in
Playa de las Américas.
Las Vistas beach
The main beach in Los Cristianos is Playa de
los Cristianos, but it is the neighbouring
beach, Las Vistas, which is the more popular
of the two.
Las Vistas is
shaped as a half-circle and is almost one
kilometre long. The nice beach has
fine-grained, bright sand, which is imported
from the desert of Sahara.
shallow water is well protected, partly due
to its location to the south and partly due
to the breakwaters down the sides of the
The beach offers
all facilities, including sun lounges,
sunshades, beach bars and toilets.
beach, there is a wide sea front connecting
all the beaches in Playa de las Americas and
Las Vistas is very child-friendly with its
fine, soft sand and shallow water.
Water sports activities
There is a wide variety of water sports
activities at Las Vistas, such as banana
boat, jet skis and parasailing.
The charming sea front has a fine selection
of restaurants, cafés and bars.
Los Cristianos resort
For many years, Los Cristianos was a low-key
fishing village, but during the past
decades, it has transformed into one of the
most popular holiday resorts in Tenerife.
Along with the
neighbouring town, Playa de las Americas, it
offers the best shopping facilities in the
southern part of Tenerife, primarily in the
nice, large shopping centres.
From the harbour
Los Cristianos, you can go on fishing
trips, diving trips, boat trips with glass
floor and ferries to the neighbouring island
of La Gomera.