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Loro Parque, Puerto de la Cruz
Loro Parque (Parrot Park) is one of the prominent tourist attractions in Tenerife and the theme park is in Puerto de la Cruz. The former German Ambassador to Thailand was Wolfgang Kiessling. It was he who decided to build Loro Parque, a theme park based on parrots. There is a zoo now that is one of the largest in the world. There is a penguinarium, which houses many species of penguins. There is a huge aquarium. The park features dolphins, California sea lions, gorillas, tigers, chimpanzees, and four killer whales. Throughout the day it shows four very entertaining animal shows. A really entertaining place to spend a day.
Parque Nacional Las Canadas del Teide
Strange volcanic rock formations and stunning scenery distinguish this park, which surrounds Mount Teide, an active volcano and the highest peak in Spain. It is a really beautiful example of the nature that the island has to offer, especially as the volcanoes are all very unique to Tenerife. People of all ages will love a trip to this park.
Tenerife: Playa de la Arena
Playa de la Arena is a beautiful beach that very convenient to get to. It's nice and relaxed, and there's plenty to do for tourists, although it’s still full of local flavour. With huge stretches of beautiful sand, it’s an excellent way to spend a sunny day with the family.
El Tanque Cultural Centre
This theatre and exhibition space, housed in a giant oil tank, shows some of the most controversial avant-garde performances on the islands.
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