Need an excuse to visit Tenerife? How about a surfing championship?
Tenerife, the largest island in the Canaries will receive an event of the World Surfing League European Qualifying Series from 4 to 10 February.
Dozens of competitors from all over the world will meet in the Las Americas Pro, an event that aims to elevate the island as a preferred surfing destination in Europe.
“Tenerife’s rugged volcanic coastline, breathtaking black sandy beaches, and year-round warm climate make it a popular escape among European surfers. Las Americas Pro helps us to showcase the beautiful island on an international scale, with visitors able to witness some of the world’s best surfing talent taking to waves during the competition. We look forward to welcoming surfing fans and competitors to Tenerife this February,” said the President of Tenerife, Carlos Alonso.
The island is well-known among European surfers, but it can also be a perfect destination for those looking for spectacular scenery, stunning coastline and warm water for most of the year.
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