Costa del Silencio Tenerife Review
Costa del Silencio, which means the silent coast, is situated on the tip of south Tenerife. Costa del Silencio is only about 5 miles from Reina Sofia Airport and is under the flight path on the approach to the airport, so is subject to some aircraft noise.
However this not really noticeable and airport is only busy on Tuesdays and Fridays, so the noise is not constant as the airport is not as busy as a main international airport. But if the thought of aircraft noise is a no goer, then avoid Costa del Silencio and any of the resorts in this area.
Costa del Silencio Attractions
Close to Costa del Silencio are two of the best golf courses on Tenerife at Golf del Sur, and Amerilla Golf and Country Club. Both are 18 hole championship courses.
Costa del Silencio Beaches
Costa del Silencio lacks a beach to speak of, the only one being a short walk away at Las Galletas which is a black volcanic shingle beach. This has a large concrete defence barrier to protect a small number of fishing boats harboured there. In the evenings local surfers and body boarders congregate to ride the Atlantic waves.
Costa del Silencio Nightlife
Costa del Silencio is made up of a number of small complex areas with bars and discos.
The promenade at near by Las Galletas has some very good fish restaurants along with a selection of other bars, cafes and restaurants.
Where is Costa del Silencio
Costa del Silencio in in the municipality of Arona on the south coast of Tenerife and is about 15km by road from the resorts of Las Cristianos and Playa de las Americas. The location of Costa del Silencio is marked by the red marker on the map below.
Tenerife South Airport to Costa del Silencio Transfer Times
The distance from Tenerife Reina Sophia Airport to Costa del Silencio is approximately 15km by road that takes about 25 minutes. The taxi fare from Tenerife south airport to Costa del Silencio should be about 20 euros. There is no direct bus service from Tenerife South airport to Costa del Silencio, although you can get there by bus but you will need to change bus services.
Costa del Silencio Bus Services
Buses from Costa del Silencio go to the resorts Los Cristianos, Playa de las Americas and El Medano. Buses also run to the golf courses at Golf del Sur, the fishing village of Los Abrigos and the town of Granadilla. This map shows you where the bus stops are near to Costa del Silencio. Click on the route numbers on the list below for the time tables of buses from Costa del Silencio.
- Airport Transfer Time: 25 minutes by car
- Distance from Airport: 15 km
- Direct bus from airport: None
- Taxi fare from airport: €28
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