About Torviscas, Tenerife
Torviscas is made up of 2 areas within Costa Adeje, Torviscas Alto (Alto meaning high) & Torviscas Bajo (Bajo meaning low). Both, Torviscas Alto and Torviscas Bajo offer great accommodation from beach front hotels to private villas built up in the hills. There are plenty of things to do in Torviscas for you to enjoy your holiday.
Torviscas is a popular holiday destination with one of Costa Adeje´s best beaches, Playa Torviscas. Along with luxury hotels and some great bars and restaurants. You can easily get around Torviscas by foot or taxis within the area should cost you no more that 4€ to get around.
Things to do in Torviscas
Spend a day at Torviscas beach
Playa Torviscas is a large popular golden sandy beach making up Costa Adejes coast line. Sitting between Tenerife south´s busiest beach, Playa Fañabe and Puerto Colon beach. Playa Torviscas offers something for everyone. Whether you are looking for an action packed day of water sports, to relax in the sun with a nice book or drink cocktails in one of of the beachfront bars. Playa Torviscas offers calm seas, around 300 metres of golden sand, as well as beach bars, restaurants and is equipped with sun loungers, showers and restrooms. You are also just a short stroll to Puerto Colon harbour which offers Teneife´s best boat trips and a wide variety of water sport activities.
Water sports in Torviscas
The majority of water sport activities are held from the nearby marina Puerto Colon, however from Playa Torviscas itself you will have access to parascending, banana boat & the fly fish. Water sports in Tenerife are very well organised giving tourists an option to chose what they would like to do online and arrange the activities for when they plan to be at the beach or harbour. This allows you to organise your day and not be left waiting for an available time slot to open.
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Paragliding over Torviscas
If you look high up into the skies above Torvisas Alto you will often see lots of paragliders flying above. The mountains behind Tovicas Alto in Adeje are the ideal place to sample this once in a lifetime experience. Take to the skies from either 750, 950 or 1050 metres high. The thermals can take you as high as 2000 metres on a good day. This amazing experience ends with a beach landing if the weather allows it. Transfers to and from your hotel are included in this experience!
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Relax in one of Tenerife´s largest aqua spas
Aqua Club Termal is described as a temple of health, beauty and wellness. It offers whirlpool baths, relaxation pool, tonification pool, Turkish bath, shower temple, foot bath, sauna, mineral dew, flotarium (floatation pool) and a relaxation area. You can also take advantage of their spa treatments and massages ranging from custom massages, hot stone massage, sports massage and facial treatments. Spending a day unwinding at Aqua Club Termal is one of the best things to do in Torviscas Alto during your holiday!
Mon – Fri: 07:00 – 22:00
Sat – 09:00 – 21:00
Sun: 09:00 – 22:00
Address: Calle Galicia, 6, 38660 Torvisca Alto
Phone Number: 0034 922 71 65 55
Facebook Page: www.facebook.com/aquaclubtermaltenerife/
Watch the latest movies at the cinema
If you are looking for something to do for a few hours during the day then why not watch the latest movie releases at Muticines Gran Sur. Multicines is the largest cinema in the south of Tenerife, located in Gran Sur shopping centre in Torviscas Alto. Selected movies can be enjoyed English but only at set times during the week. Check their website before heading there.
Shopping in Torviscas
Gran Sur Shopping Centre
Take advantage of the Canary islands low taxes and spend the afternoon browsing round the shops. You will find the large shopping centre Gran Sur located in Torviscas Alto as well as many souvenir shops on the sea front. To find out any information regards to shopping at Centro Comercial Gran Sur you can obtain all the information on their website or contact them through their Facebook page for a quick response to any questions.
Centro Comercial Gran Sur
Opening Hours: 10:00 – 22:00 Every day
Address: Calle Lisboa, 2, 38660 Adeje
Telephone Number: 0034 922 71 28 47
Facebook Page: www.facebook.com/centrocomercial.gransur
Discover Tenerife by motorbike
There are a few places to rent motorbikes from in Tenerife and the largest which is used by many tour operators is based in Torviscas. Offering vehicles from 125CC scooters to large super bikes. As this motorbike rental office provides motorbikes across the whole of the south of Tenerife, bikes must be prearranged beforehand. Choosing your motorbike or scooter online and leave a small deposit will allow you to collect the bike at an arranged time. They will also come and collect you from your hotel if your prefer.
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Be sure to sign up for free to become a member of Captain Hooks Excursions to receive a discount code before booking any excursions.
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Places to eat & drink in Torviscas
Torviscas is very popular for holidaying amongst families and couples, therefore the town offers a large selection or restaurants and bars for everyone´s budget and taste. We have listed our favourite places to get you started.
Best Sports Bar
Union Bar in Torviscas Alto offers both indoor and outdoor seating with 2 terraces on the front and back of the bar. This guarantees that you will always find a seat in the sun to enjoy a pint or two of chilled lager! Large screens displayed inside and outside allows them to show multiple sporting events to cater for everyone´s liking. You will always receive a warm welcome from the landlords Liz and Gary as well as their courteous staff. We recommend arriving early to the Union bar during football matches to ensure that you get a seat. You can contact them on Facebook or by phone to let them know you are coming down and they will ensure your game will be shown.
Opening Hours: 12:00 – Late
Address: Unit 10, CC Cosmos, Calle Galicia, Torviscas Alto, 38660
Telephone Number: 0034 922 71 54 69
Facebook Page: www.facebook.com/UnionBarTenerife
Best Value for money restaurant
La 3.60 is a fantastic restaurant for anyone to visit. This restaurant is not just voted the best value for money out of all the restaurants in Torviscas, but La 3.60 is the best value restaurant in Tenerife! Offering 40 delicious dishes for just 3,60€ each! this incredible price does not reflect the standards of the food or premises. The portions are large and there is a huge variety to choose from. The location is set up high, over looking the entire town and beautiful ocean views. If you don´t fancy what´s on the list of 40 dishes for 3.60€ each, then you can order from the other menu offering daily specials. The owner Pepe will go out of his way to ensure you have a great experience, almost guaranteeing you will return day after day.
Opening Hours: 12:00 – 23:30 CLOSED MONDAY
Address: Calle Galicia 4 , Centro Comercial Cosmos, Torviscas Alta, 38660
Telephone Number: 0034 674 05 48 93
Facebook Page: www.facebook.com/LA3.60ADEJE
Best Indian Restaurant in Torviscas
Bombay Babu is an island favourite! Tourists and residents of Torviscas have been luckily chosen to house this amazing Indian restaurant. Bombay Babu has grown into a well known chain of restaurants serving the finest Indian cuisine. They offer a great menu suitable for vegetarians as well as meat eaters and if you don´t fancy a night out from the hotel they will deliver their meals straight to your hotel reception. To dine in, it is best to reserve a table by making a reservation on their website, phone or on their Facebook page.
Opening Hours: 16:30 – 23:30 Every day
Address: Calle Valencia, 4, Costa Adeje 38660
Telephone Number: 0034 660 29 29 29
Facebook Page: www.facebook.com/Bombay-Babu-Tenerife
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