Las Galletas on the south coast of Tenerife is a typical canarian village with narrow streets and a picturesque harbour with small fishing boats. The sea front promenade is lined with restaurants and cafe bars where you can relax in the sun overlooking the Atlantic Ocean.
Las Galletas is very close to Costa del Silencio and is only a short drive from Los Cristianos and Playa de las Americas and is some where you should visit whilst in Tenerife
Las Galletas Beaches
Las Galletas has a small beach of black volcanic sand and rocks, where you can hire umbrellas for shade, which is popular with sunbathers during the day. The ocean water is crystal clear and is good for bathing and the beach facilities include showers to wash off the sand. Take a look at our photos of Las Galletas.
The beach attracts local surfer and body boarders during the evenings and the waters clarity makes for very good diving.
Las Galletas Nightlife
In the evenings the town comes to life, when people come out in the warn evenings for a walk along the promenade or for a drink or meal in one of the many excellent restaurants Las Galletas has to offer. Being a fishing village there are plenty of speciality restaurants offering fresh fish caught by the local fishermen and other canarian dishes.Places to Stay in Las Galletas
The night life here in Las Galletas would be considered very low key and Spanish. It is a small village, and as such there are no wild nights to be had here, there are no theme bars or night clubs etc, and is much quieter than the large resorts around Las Americas. So if you are after all night partying this is not the place for you
Tenerife South Airport to Las Galletas Transfer Times
The distance from Tenerife Reina Sophia Airport to Las Galletas is approximately 19km by road that takes about 20 minutes. Taxi fare from Tenerife Sur airport to Las Galletas will cost about 27 Euros. There are no bus services running directly to Las Galletas from the airport, although you can get to Las Galletas by bus if you change busses.
Where is Las Galletas
Las Galletas is located in the municipality of San Miguel de Arona on the south cost of Tenerife and is approximately 13km by road from the resorts of Los Cristianos and Playa de las Americas, and 14km from Tenerife south airport. You can see the location of Las Galetas in Tenerife on our map.