Occupying the curvaceous Southern coast of Tenerife, the immensely popular resort of Adeje attracts thousands of sun worshippers due to its beautiful beaches, cosmopolitan culture and vibrant nightlife. Usually, in order to enjoy the unspoiled beauty of the coast, tourists must sacrifice any cultural enlightenment; but not in Adeje, which proves an essential part of Tenerife’s history and boasts important archaeological sites, natural wonders and architectural marvels.
Playa de las Americas is undoubtedly the social soiree of the island resort, a place where holiday makes can bask in the sizzling sun, enjoy exhilarating water sports or simply swim in the crystal clear waters. Those seeking more energetic attractions can hike up to the breathtaking Cliffs of Hell in order to enjoy panoramic ocean vistas from the summit.
Surrender to the shady, subterranean depths of the Gaunches caves, incredible natural structures in which archaeologists found evidence of the island’s primal inhabitants. Nature enthusiasts will jump at the chance to charter a private sailing boat that may afford views of dolphins and whales existing in their natural habitat.
Although primarily populated by tourists seeking sun, sand and sangria, the town of Adeje has maintained its cultural integrity and provides visitors with an exciting array of cultural performances. Voted Tenerife’s number one cultural attraction, the Sound of Musicals combines sing, dancing and comedy in a sophisticated spectacle guaranteed to inject humour into your night. Enjoy the luxury of a VIP table to enjoy flowing champagne and attract apertifs for the duration.
Savour sumptuous flavour and enjoy creative culinary concepts at Tasca el Granero, an exquisite eatery that serves some of the island’s most tempting and tantalising tapas. A wonderfully warm atmosphere compliments the restaurants incredible culinary offerings, all of which use fresh and flavoursome produce to maximise the rich and robust flavours of Spanish cuisine. (Calle el Granero 16 | Tijoco Bajo, 38677 Adeje, Tenerife)