Car hire Tenerife
Tenerife is the largest of the Canary Islands with900,000 residents on an area of 2,000 km2. The archipelago of the Canaries (seven islands) is located in the Atlantic about 100km from Morocco and has belonged to Spain for over 500 years, more precisely, since the end of the 15th century, as the Guanches (natives of the island) were finally defeated in the fight against the Spaniards. With your car you can visit the famous resorts like Playa de las Americas and Puerto de la Cruz and enjoy touring all areas of the island.
Car hire Tenerife information
A climate which is temperate 12 months a year and the friendliness of the people of the Canaries are the reasons the Canary Islands have experienced mass tourism for decades. Famous is the Carnival of the island, a fun annual celebration. The Airport Tenerife Sur - Aeropuerto Reina Sofia - is located in the south and saw 9.1 million passengers and 50,000 aircraft movements in 2009, just less than comparable statistics from of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria. The majority of domestic flights come from Madrid and Barcelona; tourists from Northern Europe are mainly British and German, as well as many Scandinavians (Sweden and Norway).
Car hire Tenerife Tourism
All the major car hire companies are represented at the airport Tenerife Sur and national car hire companies are represented in all of the medium sized towns on the island. If you are interested in hiring a car you should book early, especially for the Easter season, even though there are more than 10,000 vehicles, because the popularity of the island during busy times means there is an extremely high demand. Enjoy wonderful excursions with your car hire Tenerife, where you can still find many beautiful original landscapes.