Cycling in Tenerife: Las Americas

Cycling in Tenerife: Las Americas

Cycling in Tenerife: Las Americas

Tenerife is one of the best places to go for a cycling holiday. Thanks to the perfect roads, landscapes and perfect weather, every month professional and beginner cyclists choose this island as their holiday destination. Are you looking for the best routes to cycling in Tenerife near Las Amiericas? 

But, which is the best spot for cycling in Tenerife? For sure, Las Americas is among the favourite destination for tourists. Let’s see why! 

Las Americas: where to go cycling? 

Playa de Las Américas is a specially an area in the southern and southwestern part of the municipality of Arona. Also, it’s near near the adjacent town hall of Adeje, in the western part of Tenerife.

Only here, you will have around 315 cycle routes to explore, if you would like cycling in Tenerife near Las Americas. In general, the routes you most commonly find here are of the hilly or uphill type.

You will be mesmerized by this area. Indeed, here you will find unforgettable scenic routes that will make your holidays unforgettable. 

Most people get on their bikes to ride here in the months of February and March, since spring is the best season for biking. 

Now, let’s see 3 scenic routes you can choose in Tenerife island: 

  • Circle trail: Los Cristianos – Montaña del Coto – San Miguel de Abona. If you love the adventure, and you are not a beginner, this is the route for you. The route is a circular path of 58.3 km long. You can cycle across it at any time of year. It begins on the outskirts of Los Cristianos, passes through Montaña del Coto, continues on to San Miguel de Abona and ends back at the starting point.
  • Cycling along the beaches of Costa Adeje – This is the best route for a relaxing and scenic ride. You can take this coastal route to see the most famous beaches in the south of Tenerife. It starts at the beach Playa de Americas and ends at Caleta beach. On this ride you will see coves, cliffs and a promenade with several places to stop and swim.
  • Biking through pine forests and volcanoes – Tenerife island is famous for its Volcano. This route runs along the southern ridgeline of Tenerife. In total, the path is 16.6 km long. You will start at the Contador recreational area, and end in the municipality of Arico, in the so called Volcanes Negros area.
A cityscape of Playa de Las Americas, with numerous buildings lining the shore of a beautiful body of water.

How to organize your cycling holiday in Tenerife

Tenerife has two airports, one in the north and one in the south. Both of them have good connection flights to and from the main European cities, and there are several low cost airlines flying almost daily to and from the island.

If you would like more information about cycling in Tenerife, or would be interesting in an unforgettable Cycling Tour around the island, please contact us, and we would be happy to help.

Established in 2015, Cycling in Tenerife was built on a handshake and a couple of beers, after two friends, had completed a three-day excursion in south of Tenerife. We are experts of the island, and we can offer also personalized tour for single travelers or groups!