About Las Galletas
Las Galletas is a mall fishing village in the south of Tenerife. Although this coastal town it is not known as a tourist area, the towns many marina, beach front bars, cafes and restaurants has caused an increase in tourism creating more things to do in Las Galletas. For those who have chosen Las Galletas for this years holiday, we have put together a list of a few things worth doing while you are here.
Things to do in Las Galletas
Jet Ski Safari
Jet ski safaris are our funnest things to do in Las Galletas. Ride solo or as a double and drive fast behind a speed boat on this guided tour. You will get your adrenaline pumping on this 2 hour action packed excursion taking you down the coast towards the Palm Mar sea caves with the possibilities of encountering dolphins along the way. But remember these beautiful marine mammals should be seen from a distance not to cause the animals any stress.
More info on jet ski safaris
There are many boat trips that depart daily from the marina in Las Galletas. We would recommend exploring the seas on a whale watching trip on board the Mustcat Catamaran. Mustcat Catamaran holds the Blue Boat Badge meaning they comply with all rules that guarantee the sightings of whales and dolphins with the animals maximum welfare considered at all times.
3 or 4.5 hour trips are available most days including lunch and complimentary drinks throughout the trip. You will get close to the pilot whales and have a good chance of spotting bottlenose dolphins too.
More info on Mustcat Catamarans
Understand the agricultural values of Tenerife before tourism. Enjoy the landscape of the coast while taking a self guided or guided tour through a banana plantation. Learn how the bananas are grown and the importance of the banana plantations in the south of Tenerife.
Finca Las Margaritas Banana Experience
Phone Number: 0034 617 69 60 45
Facebook Page: www.facebook.com/Finca-Las-Margaritas-Banana-Experience
Spend a day at one of Las Galletas Beaches
Technically there are 4 beaches in the seaside town of Las Galletas. Beach, Charco del baño, Playa Las Galletas, & Playa de la Ballena. You can spend the afternoon escaping from your worries whilst relaxing in the sun on the more popular beach Playa Las Galletas. This is the biggest and most used of the 4 beaches and sits on the marina.
Best Bars & Restaurants in Las Galletas
Las Galletas has an abundance of nice bars and restaurants that keep bringing tourists and locals back time and time again. Whether you are looking for sea food, tapas or Italian, Las Galletas has what you taste buds desire!
Best Seafood Restaurant
Our favourite and most recommended is Varadero Viejo. Las Galletas is famous for its super fresh seafood and Varadero Viejo provides just that. This hip and trendy restaurant offers indoor and outdoor seating, a stylish interior and great views overlooking the sea. Their friendly staff with great service skills make for a perfect atmosphere to dine and enjoy the best seafood you´ll ever have tasted!
Opening Hours: 12:00 – 23:30 Every day
Address: Calle Varadero 26, Las Galletas, 38631
Phone Number: 0034 822 14 46 52
Facebook Page: www.facebook.com/RestauranteVaraderoViejo
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