Tenerife Guide

Looking to beat those winter blues? Can't wait to finally try scuba-diving? Whether you're simply interested in Spain's most tropical region, planning a trip to Tenerife, or already there and looking to get more info about your surroundings, we're here to lend a helping hand!

Welcome to What Tenerife, your in depth and up-to-date Tenerife island guide. Take a look through these six easy-to-navigate sections, where you'll find original and accurate information about sunny Tenerife that you won't find anywhere else.

How to get there

Hit up our practical information section for all those final details that you've been putting off. Read more

What to See

You'll find the bulk of Tenerife's most culture-packed towns and cities dispersed across the island's northern zone. Read more

What to Do

Tenerife's incredible year-round weather and fascinating natural assets set the stage for all sorts of activities out and about in the great outdoors. Read more

Learn here The history of the Canary Island of Tenerife from its discovery and conquering.

Culture & the Arts

Tenerife is much more than sun, scuba-diving and sprawling out on the beach. The sun-soaked island has a surprisingly diverse cultural scene ranging from... Read more


If you have some extra time on your hands, hop on a ferry! Tenerife is only one of the seven main Canary Islands, making it the perfect starting point for an island-hopping adventure to La Gomera... Read more

All the facts on Tenerife are waiting for you in our different sections, full of precise and up-to-date information about this fortunate, lush and paradisiacal island.

How to Use this Guide

We want to provide you with the most helpful information at the time of organizing your visit to Tenerife, starting at the basics that you will have to take care off before you part, to other practical facts, such as transportation and sightseeing.