Playa de las
Located in the
south of Tenerife, Playa de las Americas is
one of the most famous holiday resorts in
Beaches in Playa de las Americas
The main beach in Playa de las Americas is
Playa de Troya, which is also the best-known
beach in Tenerife.
There is no lava
sand here, but fine-grained, golden sand.
There are large areas with sun lounges and
sunshades, but also room for people, who
just wish to lie on the sand.
The clear water
is partially protected in the artificial
bay, and high waves are very rare.
The beach Playa
del Camisón is located in the southern part
of Playa de las Americas. A wonderful sand
beach surrounded by palm trees and with all
the necessary facilities.
Both Playa de Troya and Playa del Camisón
have fine-grained sand and shallow water.
This makes both beaches very child-friendly.
There are many water sports activities at
Playa de Troya, including a banana boat.
A bit south of
Playa de Troya, you'll find the beach, Playa
Honda, which is of somewhat poorer quality.
Here it is possible to rent surfing
equipment and go surfing on the waves.
Behind the beach, there is a wide sea front
with many restaurants along Playas de Troya.
At Playa del Camisón, it is more quiet.
The resort Playa de las Americas
Playa de las Americas is the party capital
of Tenerife. In the evening you will be
spoilt for choice with the
resorts numerous bars, pubs and nightclubs.
However, during the day Playa de las
Americas is a family friendly resort with a
vast number of activities like
go-karting, water parks and Tenerife Zoo.
Playa de Las Americas also offer a large
number of boat excursions, including whale
and dolphin watching
cruises, trips on a pirate ship and a yellow