Los Gigantes Tenerife, map, weather and guide to the Tenerife resort of Los Gigantes.
Los Gigantes - Tenerife - Canary Islands
Los Gigantes Tenerife: Situated close to Puerto de Santiago on the west coast of Tenerife in the Canary Islands, Spain, Los Gigantes is so called because of the precipitous cliffs which are found nearby.
Location: Santiago del Teide, Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain.
Population: Not known.
Named after the steep cliffs which reach a height of 800 metres, Los Gigantes ("The Cliffs of the Giants") is a popular holiday destination, which attracts visitors throughout the year, due to its fine climate and good range of facilties.
A perfect spot to take your Tenerife holidays, Los Gigantes is just 50 kilometres from the airport at Reina Sofia.
Los Gigantes Beaches: Los Gigantes has a small sandy beach which can get rather crowded during the busiest months. Another nearby beach which you could try is Playa de la Arena, which is a much nicer beach with 'Blue Flag' status.
Los Gigantes Hotels: There are a good choice of hotels in Los Gigantes, some of the best known are: The Poblado Marinero Los Gigantes, the Vigilia Park Apartments, the Hotel Barcelo Santiago Los Gigantes, and the Lagos de Cesar Hotel Los Gigantes.
Los Gigantes Map: To the right you will find an interesting little satellite map of Los Gigantes, showing the location of the resort on the west coast of Tenerife.
The map can also be viewed in 'road map' and 'terrain' modes giving alternative views of the resort.
Also shown on this Los Gigantes map are the resort of Puerto de Santiago, and the areas of Tamaimo, Arguayo, Cueva del Polvo, and Lomo Atravesao.
Los Gigantes Weather: While the typical weather for Tenerife is hot and dry, the climate in Los Gigantes and the western resorts can be a little cooler and wetter than the southern resorts such as Playa de las Americas.
Los Gigantes is however an all year round resort and you can expect sunshine and pleasant temperatures whenever you visit. Check out the latest weather here: Latest Weather.
Los Gigantes is situated about 50km from the airport at Reina Sofia and can be reached via the TF-47.