There are lots of great festivals on the island of Tenerife. Some rank amongst the best in the world. Carnival in Santa Cruz de Tenerife is the second biggest in the World after Rio de Janiero.
Loro Park, or Loro Parque in Spanish, is a zoo and a great family attraction whose highlights include a dolphin show, an orca show and a well run zoo. Loro Parque is on the north coast of of Tenerife not far from Puerto de la Cruz.
Tenerife has a couple of world class water parks both of which are found in the south of the island. In the north of the island are two water parks designed by Cesar Manrique an architect from Lanzarote.
Jungle Park is a zoo with a range of animals and birds and various shows to watch. Jungle Park is situated in the south of Tenerife close to Costa Adeje and Los Cristianos.
Dolphin and whale watching is a highlight of a trip to Tenerife. Most of the whale watching safaris are in the south of the island.