Tenerife is the largest of the Canary Islands. It is home to the capital city of Santa Cruz de Tenerife. The island has a diverse selection of landmarks and natural areas. Millions of people come to Tenerife every year. There are 10 things visitors must see and do when visiting Tenerife.
1. Teide National Park
Every traveler needs to visit the park around Mount Teide. The park has a number of trails and a unique landscape that sometimes appears stark and barren. The main attraction is the cable car ride that goes from the main parking lot to the top of Mount Teide. Mount Teide is the highest mountain in Spain. Unfortunately, the final few hundred feet leading to the actual summit is not usually open to visitors. Visitors can see the entire landscape of Tenerife from the top Mount Teide.