Los Gigantes is located in the Santiago del Teide. This resort town is situated on the West Coast of the Tenerife island. The tourist resort has several interesting features, including Acantiladoes de Los Gigantes, the giant rock formations. These rock formations are of about 500-800 meters as they rise from the sea level. The town was named after these formations, Los Gigantes, which means “The Giants.”
You will find many other popular tourist resorts near to the Los Gigantes. Playa de la Arena and Puerto de Santiago are just two of them. If you will travel three kilometers to the North, you will see the Masca Village.
Los Gigantes offers you everything to enjoy your Tenerife holidays.
Cliffs of Los Gigantes
The Los Gigantes Cliffs and the Acantilados de Los Gigantes Cliffs in Tenerife is the major attraction for the tourists. The tourists can observe three positions in the village, the first one on the main road that is close to Tamaimo, and the second one is above the sports club, and the last/third one is on a coastal path in the Hotel Barcelo region. The town has several restaurants and small shops where the tourists can shop and enjoy delicious food.
Every year, in the month of February, the Tenerife brings the festivity in a Carnival form… they parade the entire village. The Los Gigantes is the perfect place to stay if you are visiting the town for the carnival.
A scenic colossal
Gorgeous cliffs are known as the Giants spreading towards the north.
The marina is the main center of the town. People enjoy a simple lifestyle. In other words: What can you do tomorrow don’t do it today. There are some of the good restaurants and bars in the town. You will be able to relax and enjoy scrumptious foods.
The Los Guios Beach offers black volcanic sand that gives you unique and exceptional beach experience. You will find sun loungers and umbrellas on the beach. But you must be careful… You will have to pay for them. Umbrella and sand loungers are available only for rent. If you love the sport, there is also something for you. Water skiers, Jet skiers, and Paragliders are more than welcome.
Trips to the Capital City and Dolphin Tours
The Los Gigantes Marina is the ideal place for spotting the beautiful dolphins. Los Gigantes is the perfect place for an animal lover. Do you want to see dolphins? You will see them here… guaranteed. You can also take sea tour from the harbor. Some people prefer to spend their happy time in the Santa Cruz the capital city of Tenerife, which is just 20mins away from the town.
Here are more things to do in Tenerife and more places like Los Gigantes or Santa Cruz.