El Médano: The best beach in the south of Tenerife
The Médano has one of the most charming beaches in the south of Tenerife, whether you are passionate about water sports or want to enjoy a fantastic family day.
The beach has the distinction of Blue Flag, which guarantees high quality services and optimal water conditions for bathing.
The beach of El Médano, located in the municipality of Granadilla de Abona, stands out for the beauty of its fine gray sand and the majestic view of the volcanic cone Montaña Roja. The area closest to the town is the most familiar and with less waves.
Windsurf and Kitesurf in El Médano
The presence of the trade winds in the Canary Islands blowing from the North-Northwest, almost constantly and with moderate intensity, makes El Medano ideal conditions for the practice of water sport such as kitesurf and Windsurf.
Recognized as one of the best places in the world to practice these sports, the coasts of El Médano usually host various regional, national and world championships of these sports. Seeing how athletes practice this sport all day has become part of the landscape.
In the area there are many rental companies equipment and teaching for the practice of Kitesurf and Windsurf.
El Médano is very famous for its great gastronomic variety. As it could not be otherwise, this coastal town has an offer of fish and shellfish of typical Canarian and international elaboration that we recommend.
But it does not reduce to this the culinary offer, since strolling through its streets we can find many restaurants and cafeterias with charm where to taste tapas and typical Canarian, Mediterranean, Asian, Italian, grills ...
And of course we recommend to try the typical wines of the country, made in the Canary Islands and specifically the wines with designation of origin Abona.