Isle of Tenerife

Holiday in Adeje, Tenerife

Adeje Vacation in Tenerife South and centre of Costa Adeje

Map Tenerife A few kilometres inland in southwest Tenerife, Adeje, was the first settlement established by the Spanish invaders of the island - simply because it had the best water supply.

Adeje has numerous cafés and restaurants with plenty of shade under spreading laurel trees to encourage visitors to stay a little longer.

Nearer the coast, Costa Adeje, still part of the municipality of Adeje, and incorporates the major tourist centre of Playa de las Américas.

Other towns of the municipality are Adeje itself, Callao Salvaje, El Puertito, Fañabé, La Caleta, Torviscas, San Eugenio, Puerto Colon, Playa Paraiso and Marazul.


Worth seeing in Adeje

Nearby is the fantastically-named Barranco del Infierno (Hell's Ravine).

Fortress Casa Fuerte
This fortress once served to provide protection against attacks by Arab raiders. A fire in the 19th Century rendered the fortress a ruin.


Things to do in Adeje

Golf course
Two excellent golf courses, each affording breathtaking views, provide a suitable test for both the experienced player and beginners.

Barranco del Infierno (Hell's Ravine)
A visit to this deep gorge with its steeply sided walls and waterfall should not be missed.

Hiking in nature of the municipality of Adeje is always a good idea.


Eating in Adeje

Restaurant Otelo
Handy for a meal either before or after visiting Hell's Ravine, this restaurant offers wonderful panoramic views.

Spending the night in Adeje
In Adeje you find accommodations for everyone. Some excellent hotels like the renowned 5-Star-Hotel Anthelia, an Iberostar Selection Grand Hotel.

Easter processions
Within the Holy Week many processions are held up in Adeje, as you may read here: Easter week in Tenerife





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