Once Los Cristianos was a small fishing village with its port and large natural beach. But in the 60 years of the twentieth century, thanks to the unique climate, he began to acquire popularity as a climatic resort. The founder of tourism in Los Cristianos is considered to be the Swede Bengt Rilander, also known as "Don Benito." He suffered from multiple sclerosis and in 1956 moved to the village, hoping that the favorable climate and clean air will help to curb the disease. And in the case of Don Benito went on the mend. And as previously Swede worked as a television commentator, soon a wonderful village on the shore of the ocean, where nature itself helps to get rid of their ailments, learned throughout Sweden. And it is the Swedish has ceased to be exotic. The small village was born again: now as a health resort. And if the first holiday-lived in Los Cristianos "savages", already a few years later at their disposal, there are several hotels and a rehabilitation clinic. It is located between the Playa de las Americas and serving ocean mountain Montaña de Guacu. Although the border between Los Cristianos and Las Americas is conditional, the town is characterized by its cosmopolitan neighbor, both the form and content. Los Cristianos is quite a small town, there resides about 19 thousand. Man, but the number of tourists vacationing here outnumber the local population many times over. The central part of Los Cristianos - This is an old city with a compact low-rise buildings, with many shops, cafes and restaurants. In this part of the resort are located mainly houses and apartments. Most of the hotels in Los Cristianos are concentrated in the east of the island. Los Cristianos can rightly be called one of the most populyanyh resorts in the Canary Islands. People come here to relax and entertain tourists from Europe and America. Los Cristianos, compared to Las Americas, a quiet resort. In Los Cristianos you will not find bustling nightlife of discos, night there is silence, so the resort is not well suited Tenerife youth, but it is perfectly suited for families. Also in Los Cristianos are all conditions for recreation of people with disabilities. Most of the events going on around the pedestrian zone, bordering the beach. On this long promenade there are high quality restaurants, bars and cafes, that offer meals from all over the world and typical Canarian dishes. At night, all the lights are lit, and this place has become one of the busiest in Tenerife, together with the adjacent Playa de las Americas. This resort of Tenerife has two chic beaches: Playa de Los Cristianos and Playa de las Vistas. Playa de Los Cristianos - is a natural beach, located in the harbor, famous for its golden sand and calm waters, and there is a port. It offers many different activities, there are plenty of sun beds and showers, a length of about 1 km, width - 40 meters. Playa de los Cristianos is located in the port area. Most of the tourists and the locals prefer the Playa de las Vistas, this artificially created beach with the brought soft yellow sand, it is protected by breakwaters and has all the necessary infrastructure for a comfortable stay, which include water sports: you can have fun, ride a pedalo or try their skills surfing, its length is also 1 km and reaches a width of 100 meters. Live, you can watch what's happening at this beach on the online video cameras:Port of Los Cristianos is used to transport links to other Canary Islands. Hence, several times a day, cargo (can be transported and automobiles) ferries the two shipping companies sent to the island of La Gomera, La Palma and Hierro.
https://www.skylinewebcams.com/en/webcam/espana/canarias/santa-cruz-de-tenerife/playa-las-vistas.htmlBeyond the beaches and boardwalk area, you can discover a labyrinth of shops, including boutiques, restaurants and other designer brands great places where you can buy something at a very competitive price. And besides, numerous cafes and bars scattered around this shopping paradise. Los Cristianos can be divided into two parts: the west, close to Las Americas and eastern. The western half of Los Cristianos settle around a small fishing village, known since the XVI century., And was inhabited long before the first tourists on the island. And if Las Americas - a place only travel without any hint of color and originality, the oldest part of Los Cristianos is attractive primarily measured the atmosphere lovely Canarian village with cozy narrow streets with a string of restaurant tables, pastry shops and fruit stalls, the daily life of local residents and evening meetings in the light of the lanterns without singing Elvises. In the "old town" just one hotel - Reveron Plaza, but to live here, you can remove the private apartment if desired. Incomparably more placement options in the eastern part of the tourist Los Cristianos. This is a bedroom community of hotels and apartment complexes, a very quiet and peaceful.
From entertainment in Los Cristianos - beach, boat trips to the port and the promenade after dinner. A kind of nightlife is on the beach promenade of Playa de las Vistas in several working late bars. Well, if you are in Los Cristianos will be bored - to the "Golden Mile" in Las Americas can be reached by pedestrian or drive a taxi. The port in Los Cristianos Once the fishing port of Los Cristianos was important in the life of the islands of the south. But in 1975 it was completely rebuilt: Port refocused on cargo and passenger traffic between the islands. A vivid fishing boats still have a place, but now the fishing is more decorative than fishing in nature. By the way, in the port area there are several good fish restaurants.
At night, the port does not work, and the day residents of the surrounding neighborhoods of discomfort does not deliver. A sea stretching into the distance ferries bring in a measured relaxation element of romance and dreams to distant countries. Let them go from strength seventy miles. Apart from the big ferries in the port of Los Cristianos is always pleasing to the eye motley multitude of fishing boats, punts from barges to medium size. All life is fished and caught so far. However, the scale of the fishery are not the same. If you live in an apartment and do not mind pokoldovat in the kitchen, then in the morning you can buy from the fishermen lint fires. Port of Los Cristianos - it is also one of the starting points for the boating and recreational fishing. The choice has several boats and activities of different duration, tickets are sold in kiosks on the waterfront. Los Cristianos (Spanish Los Cristianos.) - Resort in the south of Tenerife, located 18 km from the southern airport Reina Sofia and 78 km from Santa Cruz de Tenerife. From the airport to the south of Los Cristianos can be reached without a transplant (18 km) on the Travel bus routes 111, 450 and 343. From the North to the airport (83 km) - Only on route 343 or with a change in Santa Cruz. Bus station Estacion de Guaguas / Bus Station is located in the central part of the city. On the north of the island, the capital and both the airports of Los Cristianos connects expressway.