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Playa de Benijo

Almaciga, Tenerife, Spain
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Great trip with wonderful views

As soon as you park and reach the stairs leading down, your chin will fall. You can stand here for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Petr H
Low tide essential!

Low tide is essential, but pretty beach then if so. Nudists around! Car parking quite minimal. Lots... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2017
Emma G
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Almaciga, Tenerife, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago

As soon as you park and reach the stairs leading down, your chin will fall. You can stand here for an hour and stare at the ocean. The beach gets down the stairs. Swimming is possible only at low tide. We were here after lunchtime...More

Thank Petr H
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Low tide is essential, but pretty beach then if so. Nudists around! Car parking quite minimal. Lots of trails past this beach for walkers.

1  Thank Emma G
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

We went there by car, because Benijo is a quite remote village. The beach is really worth a visit and you can spend good times there. As we returned, our car got broken into through the window, although we had nothing really expensive in there,...More

Thank Lennard K
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Slightly hidden place, which requires to make some effort to reach it (probably renting a car), however, it certainly pays off (however, you can have some problems with parking your car). The beach is covered with black volcanic sand and represents the opposite of ovecrowded...More

Thank tomas k
Reviewed 4 January 2017

I loved so much this place. I arrived from Anaga Mountains in this beach. It was cloudy, windy, the sea was with enormous waves. A few people could have a swim, but here you feel nature on your skin. Probably Cristoforo Colombo saw the same...More

Thank giorgetto63
Reviewed 29 December 2016

It's not just Playa Benijo that should be on your bucket list. The road that snakes up from San Andres and then down from the high Anagas into Taganana, hugging the coastline as it meanders past Playa de San Roque and Almaciga's wild surf before...More

4  Thank Yoginideva
Reviewed 6 December 2016

Just sit here a relax. Or enjoy some seafood in the restaurant above and watch this beautiful scenery

1  Thank _deedeelenartova
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

From my point of view is the best beach in Tenerife. One of the best views, clean water and black and clean sand. It was a plesure to lay down and listen to the waves ( big wave for my taste- I can't swim, so...More

Thank Viorica I
Reviewed 23 August 2016

The beach is absolutely awesome. Especially together with the road from La Laguna through the Anaga mountains.

1  Thank Jan K
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

One of the best maybe the best beach in Tenerife. The sites are in the north of the island and quite a tricky ride, but it's worthwhile for sure. It's one beach where the sunset is magnificent, black sand is glowing and smooth. It's a...More

2  Thank Radu G
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Francisco P
Efectivamente, es una playa espectacular en cuanto a paisajes y ver las olas romper en las rocas, para bañarse es mejor las teresitas o la tejita.
3 March 2017|
Response from MonicaMonik | Reviewed this property |
Esta playa me parece de parque jurásico
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Isi A
Yo para baño no lo recomiendo es una playa de muchas corrientes,no es la mejor playa de tenerife.
2 March 2017|
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Response from Homeboundrentals | Reviewed this property |
Eso es cierto. Más en invierno. En verano es mucho más tranquilo
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Svetlana S
доступность(близость остановки) общественного транспорта
5 April 2015|
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Response from Duski40 | Reviewed this property |
К сожалению, общественный транспорт здесь полностью отсутствует-это совершенно дикое место. Добраться можно только на машине через перевал Таганана, по узкой дороге. Но это того стоит!
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