It has beautiful man-made beaches and a well-equipped port which is an ideal point of departure to embark on a journey across its unmistakable waters for fishing and diving and discover unimaginable sea bottom spots. Also the main departure port in the south for ferries to the other island such as Gomera and Gran Canaria.
It is located 15 kilometres west of the south airport Reina Sofia (Queen Sophie). Many agree to point out that Cristianos is still one of the most popular towns in the Canary Islands. Despite having lost its crown to Las Americas during the 90´s today Los Cristianos still has its quaint village style port but now with updated and renovated buildings, new boulevards and excellent squares. Centered around the church is the bustling town center which can provide a relaxing shopping alternative to the higher cost Las Americas and El Duque stores. The promenade created after the port which leads to the expansive man made beaches is a delightful afternoon stroll which if you have the energy with bring you all the way into Las Americas along the pristine coast line.
With is high rise business centers of Valdes Center and general small town flair Los Cristianos has much to offer with very much missing for normal living and a fantastic holiday break.
Apart from the aforementioned advantages, its port has all the necessary conditions to take in from cruiser ships to glass-bottom vessels and from here you can go to La Gomera on board comfortable ferry-boats. During the day and from January through December, the Sun keeps company to visitors who enjoy nice temperatures together with a variety of nightclubs and restaurants specialized in international as well as English and German food.
For the enjoyment of the youngest in the family and also for people of all ages, visiting Aqualand in Las Americas will be a great experience. It is an ideal place where reality and imagination combine in this entertainment palace which guarantees a pleasant stay that could be a step prior to future visits that will be full of many other attractions such as Tenerife’s Zoo and Jungle Park, which are relatively close in Arona.