Are you sick of thick coats, gloves and boots? It’s time to swap snow for sunshine and enjoy a winter holidays in the Canary Islands!
Imagine saying goodbye to layers of clothing and hello to golden beaches, volcanic landscapes and a climate that will make you forget all about the cold season chill. Let’s dive into the reasons why your perfect choice is a winter holidays in the Canary Islands.
Welcome to the Canarian Winter: Sun All Year Round!
In the Canaries, winter has a different meaning. Instead of freezing temperatures, you are greeted by warm days and mild nights. The beaches await you with warm, sunny waters so you can relax and enjoy the soothing sound of the waves. Say goodbye to the stress and cold, and let yourself be enveloped by the Canarian warmth!
Do you want to know the important averages before you book your holiday? Here are some facts that will blow your mind. The first figure is the average maximum temperature, the second figure is the average minimum temperature and the third figure is the average number of rainy days in the winter months.
December 21° / 16° / 5 days of rain.
January 20° / 15° / 4 rainy days.
February 20° / 15° / 3 rainy days.
Unbelievable, but this is the reality of winter in the Canary Islands.
Sunny Advantages compared to the European Winter
Mild and Pleasant Climate: While much of Europe is under layers of snow and incessant rain, the Canaries enjoy a mild and pleasant climate. There’s no need to brave the perfect winter storm when you can bask in the archipelago’s sunshine.
Variety of Beaches to suit all tastes: Black or white sand? The Canaries have both. While in Europe you’ll settle for a cold, windy beach and a few dodgy Instagram pictures, here you can choose from a wide variety of beaches to suit all tastes, from the dunes of Maspalomas to the hidden coves of Tenerife.
Outdoor activities in the middle of winter: In the Canary Islands, winter doesn’t mean staying indoors. With pleasant temperatures, you can enjoy a variety of outdoor activities such as hiking in the volcanic landscapes or water sports in the crystal clear waters. The weather will never limit you in our paradise.
Local Partys to Liven Up Your Days: Bored of long, dark nights? The Canaries have the perfect solution with their festivals and local fiestas. From Carnival in Santa Cruz de Tenerife to New Year’s Eve celebrations in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, get ready for endless fun.
Gastronomy to Warm the Soul: While the European winter may leave you longing for a warm, comforting meal, delicious and flavourful dishes await you in the Canaries. Try papas arrugadas con mojo, gofio, and of course, fresh fish that captures the spirit of the Atlantic.
A Few Extra Tips
Explore the Lesser Known Islands: Although Tenerife and Gran Canaria are magnificent, consider exploring the lesser-known islands of La Palma and Fuerteventura. You’ll discover stunning natural landscapes and an authenticity that will steal your heart.
Volcanic Adventures: Don’t miss the chance to explore Tenerife’s Teide National Park, home to Spain’s highest peak. The views from the top are breathtaking and the hiking trails are perfect for intrepid explorers.
So there you have it, friend of the winter sun! The Canary Islands await you with open arms, the sun shining and a winter getaway that will change your perspective on winter – get ready for a unique experience that will make you forget all about the cold and immerse yourself in the warm embrace of the Canary Islands! We are waiting for you.