Free Things To Do In Tenerife

Tenerife is a relaxing destination known for its beautiful beaches and beautiful natural attractions. Many would come here for the beach and relax at some of the most luxurious resorts in the island. But for those who are traveling with a limited budget, the best way to make the most of your trip is to check out the many cheap things to do in Tenerife.

Although traveling to Tenerife does not come cheap, there are numerous free things to do in Tenerife to keep you entertained. If you are into museums, there are free museums in Tenerife that feature interesting exhibits of the island’s culture and history. There are also a few free attractions in Tenerife that includes the Masca Valley, Garachico, Auditorio de Tenerife, and Los Gigantes cliffs. If you’re into nature, then these are the best places for you to visit.

Regardless of the time of your visit, there will always be something that’s waiting for you to do in the island. For instance, one of the free things to do in Tenerife this summer is to visit the charming coastal town of Garachico and take a dip at the natural rock pools that were formed by lava. Families who are traveling with kids will also have a great time in Tenerife even with a limited budget. Among the free things to do in Tenerife with kids is to go for a hike at the picturesque Masca Valley. Better yet, take the kids to Loro Park, an amusement park with lots of entertaining rides. It may come with a fee, but your kids will surely have a great time!

So if you’re in the process of planning for a trip to Tenerife, you better include these free things to do in Tenerife on your itinerary.

Free Attractions in Tenerife

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Masca Valley

This extremely picturesque valley offers the chance for some hiking and an opportunity to get close to the more rugged side of Tenerife. There are several options for exploring this beautiful valley. If you have hired a car, you can make the drive to Masca Village, but be aware the road is quite hair-raising to navigate with lots of hairpin bends. The tiny village has some charming little cafes selling local delicacies like cactus ice...

Loro Park and Siam Park Twin Ticket with Transfer

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  • A visit to the amusement Loro Park in Tenerife.
  • This themed area offers various shows performed by whales, dolphins and other marine creatures.
  • Siam Park offers various adventurous activities.
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This charming coastal town on Tenerife’s north coast nestles at the heart of one of the island’s most unspoilt areas. The town has natural rock pools formed by lava flow; these have been joined by manmade steps and are used as a series of swimming pools, sure to delight both young and old alike. Garachico has an interesting history, as it was destroyed by a massive earthquake 300 years ago and subsequently rebuilt. Many of the buildings...

"Pyramids of Güímar Admission PREMIUM Ticket"

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  • The Botanical Garden & Ethnographic Park Pirámides de Güímar, nominated for the 2017 European Museum of the Year Award, is a large open-air museum that gathers several open-air routes and specialized gardens around six pyramidal structures oriented towards the sun on key astronomical dates.

    The facilities of the Ethnographic Park, more

Los Gigantes cliffs

It’s well worth taking a trip to the quaint former fishing village of Los Gigantes to see these magnificent cliffs towering from the ocean to the sky. They reach a height of 500-800m.

There are three main viewpoints to see the cliffs: the easiest one to find is on the main road to Tamaimo, but there is also one above the sports club and one from the coastal path around the Hotel Barcelo. However, to get even closer, a boat trip is a...

Pyramids of Güímar SIMPLE Ticket

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  • The Botanical Garden & Ethnographic Park Pirámides de Güímar, nominated for the 2017 European Museum of the Year Award, is a large open-air museum that gathers several open-air routes and specialized gardens around six pyramidal structures oriented towards the sun on key astronomical dates.

    The facilities of the Ethnographic Park, more

Auditorio de Tenerife

This striking and distinctive modernistic structure sits adjacent to the Atlantic coast at Santa Cruz de Tenerife. It has a very large central arch overhanging the building, inviting differing interpretations; some say it resembles a ship’s sail, others a leaping fish, and many draw comparisons to the Sydney Opera House. The building was constructed between 1997-2003.

The auditorium hosts a great variety of concerts and shows, but...

ELITE Flight

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  • ? Flight Place: Teide National Park
    ? Landing Place: Puerto de La Cruz
    ? Flight Time: +- 40 min.
    ? Total Activity Time: 4 - 5 horas.
    ? Includes:
    - Videos & photos report.
    - Accident Insurance.
    - Liability insurance.
    - Pick up at accommodations in Costa Adeje, Playa Paraiso and Playa Las Americas.
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Teide National Park

Visit this UNESCO World Heritage Site and admire the wonders of Mother Nature as you explore, on foot and/or by car, this volcanic landscape full of interestingly shaped lava rocks and ash beds. One iconic photo you'll want to take is that of the Cinchado, a volcanic rock that is eroded at the bottom making it look like it could topple over at any moment – Combined with the view of Mount Teide (which last erupted in 1909) it's a classic...

Skip the Line: Jungle Park Tenerife Entrance Ticket

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  • Get ready for a wild safari in the middle of Tenerife! A day at Jungle Park is fun filled for the entire family. Wonder at the exotic birds, lions, tigers and more, in a dense rainforest. This is the largest jungle forest more

Hijuela Botanical Gardens

Otherwise known as La Oratava, this botanical garden might be on the small side but it certainly is beautiful. Once the garden of a nearby convent, today it can be enjoyed by everyone as they recharge in nature admiring the different tree and plant species (including a marvellous dragon tree) from different parts of the world along with a variety of birds, butterflies, and other wildlife.

Take a stroll along the dirt paths (if it has...

 Skip the Line: Aloe Park Tenerife Ticket

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  • In the tour of the farm, which you can do through guided routes, you can also see the cultivation of bananas in addition to other fruit trees such as orange, avocado, papaya, guava, etc. There is also a large collection of cacti and native plants.

    They have a museum with tools and utensils typical of country life, a gofio mill ( more

Mount Teide Night Tour: Stargazing, Dinner and Hotel Pick up

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  • An extraordinary opportunity to admire the night sky.
  • A great experience that is not hindered by lights and pollution.
  • A romantic experience spiced up with dinner.
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Medieval Show and Dinner at Castillo San Miguel with Transfer

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  • This is a journey to medieval Europe that was ruled by knights.
  • An entertaining overview of how people used to spend time during the Middle Ages.
  • Chivalry tournaments and competitions brought to light.
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Tenerife Full Island Tour

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  • A full-day tour of the diverse island of Tenerife.
  • The route covers various regions, environments, places and attractions.
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Full-Day Guided Tour to El Hierro from Tenerife

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  • This is a full - day guided journey to the island of El Hierro which is an UNESCO World Heritage Site in Tenerife, which include Lunch and sightseeing options.
  • It is a visit to the popular landmarks that surround the Island including EL Mirador de la Pena, Laurisilva Forest, Pool of La Maceta, Church of la Concepcion in
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La Gomera Day Trip from Tenerife

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  • A day trip to La Gomera Island from Tenerife.
  • Exploration of diverse landscapes of this beautiful island.
  • The day trip adds lunch that people enjoy while being at a viewpoint.
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Luxury 3 Hour Catamaran Sailing In Tenerife

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  • A pleasant cruise around Tenerife Island with marine life spotting activities.
  • A unique experience involving diving among the rich marine life.
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Western Tenerife Cruise with Lunch and Open Bar

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  • This is a beautiful boat cruise on a stylish vessel through the beautiful skyline and waterways of Western Tenerife waters.
  • A dive into the gorgeous oceanic views from either the top - deck or from the shaded lower deck of the boat
  • An interesting sightseeing boat tour of the unspoiled coastal scenery of Tenerife that comes
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