Torviscas Alto is an up-market toursist area located near Playa De Las Americas in the south of Tenerife – the largest of the Canary Islands. The beautiful area is characterized by diverse scenery and gorgeous weather. There are a variety of black volcanic beaches, as well as white sandy beaches nearby which make Torviscas Alto a popular destination for family holidays.
One of the primary reasons tourists visit Torviscas Alto accommodation is for the fabulous beaches in the area, which include Fañabe and Bahia del Duque. There are a variety of water sports available including jet skiing, sailing, wind surfing, swimming and even pedal boats. If you prefer to keep dry you can stretch out on fine, soft sand and soak up the sun. The beaches are clean and safe, making them ideal for families with small children. If your kids want a change from the beach you can always take them to the nearby Water Park or arcade.
There is a long promenade where you can enjoy a meal at one of the restaurants or shop in one of the boutiques. You can also shop in nearby San Eugenio, which has a large shopping center where you are bound to find good deals. If you are missing food from home there are dozens of pubs, fast food outlets and fish and chips shops just south of the airport.
The landscape that surrounds Playa De Las Americas and Torviscas is perfect for walking or hiking. You can also go horse riding, or if you are feeling a bit more adventurous, camel riding. Golf lovers can enjoy a round of golf on their Torviscas holiday at the Costa Adeje golf course.
Torviscas, Tenerife is a great base from which you can explore the rest of the island. There are over 21 walking trails that cross ravines and hills that cover the island and allow you to experience the natural beauty of Tenerife.
The capital city, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, is located in the north and is a great place to experience the islands most popular carnivals and festivals, which include the 10-day Carnival of Santa Cruz in February, Corpus Christi in June and Nuestra Señora de La Candelaria in August.
The resort town of Puerto de la Cruz, also in the north of the island, has a fascinating archeological museum and is another must-see for those at Torviscas villas rental accommodation.
Known as the 'island of eternal spring', Tenerife has perfect holiday weather throughout the year. Winter temperatures are only slightly cooler than summer temperatures. The coldest month, January, has an average temperature of 21°C, making self-catering apartments in Torviscas Alto ideal whichever month you visit.
Tenerife South Airport (TFS) is 15km away from Torviscas Alto accommodation, which makes reaching apartments in Torviscas very easy from the UK. Aer Lingus, easyJet, Jet2, Monarch, Ryanair, Thomas Cook Airlines and Thomson Airways all provide cheap flights. From there visitors can take a taxi or rent a car and drive to their apartment in Torviscas Alto.