Isle of Tenerife

Holiday in El Sauzal, Tenerife

El Sauzal Vacation – relaxing, views & fine red wine

Map TenerifeEl Sauzal is one of the most important wine growing areas in Tenerife, renowned for the quality of its red wine in particular. For who is interested in winegrowing culture, the wine museum in El Sauzal in the north of the island, would be interesting to visit.

It also lays claim to a micro-climate considered to be one of the best on the island.

The town itself is modern and expanding but the rural coastal area and the higher slopes are peaceful and relaxing, affording spectacular views of the Atlantic coastline.

El Sauzal also offers some of the best vantage points from which to appreciate the full majesty of Mount Teide.

What kind of accommodation can one book here? In El Sauzal you find lots of vacation homes, holiday houses and apartments for an individual holiday. Furthermore you can book a room in a finca or Casa Rural, which means Country House in english.


Worth seeing in El Sauzal

Parish church of San Pedro and Parque los Lavaderos

The parish church has a moorish dome and next to it is the Parque los Lavaderos with its many colourful sub-tropical plants and palms and an extravagant water fountain. A large flight of steps leads up to the equally imposing town hall.

Wine Museum Casa del Vino, La Baranda

A traditional 17th Century Canary Island estate has been converted by the island government, the Cabildo, into a striking wine museum. The house has been lovingly and tastefully restored, retaining original features such as the family chapel with its intricately-carved ceiling and grand central courtyard.

Admission to the museum and house is free. The museum has a wine tasting room and a shop where wines from the island's five 'Denominaciones de Origen' can be purchased.

The museum stages many cultural events, such as concerts, lectures, wine tasting courses and exhibitions. The complex has recently been expanded to include a honey museum.


Holiday destinations around El Sauzal

The closest vacation spots around El Sauzal you can get to are Santa Ursula, Puerto de la Cruz, La Victoria de Acentejo, La Matanza, Tacoronte and La Laguna.





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