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Basic Information about Tenerife

The island of Tenerife is the biggest one that of the pale yellow archipelago. She has a surface of 2.053 km² and has the shape of a triangle.

Tenerife is also called the island of the everlasting spring. A mountain chain stretches through the centre of Anaga to Teno and shows extremly fertile valleys.

In the heart of the mountain chain there is a gigantic vulcanic crater, called Las Cañadas del Teide.

Tenerife is rich on a variety of different plants and trees, of which some are native and can only be found on this island.

The coast of Tenerife is rocky and formed by cliffs, while in beteween those rocks we can find some sandy beaches, which is an impacting contrast between the black colour and the golden shimmer of the sand.

The capital of the island is Santa Cruz de Tenerife with 220.000 inhabitants.

Interesting websites about the Isle of Tenerife:

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