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Our favorite beach in Tenerife

A beautiful untouched black sanded beach. There are no sunbeds, umbrellas, not even a toilet or a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lilla K
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very nice

very nice. But the beach we wanted to visit was not possible to reach. The way collapted months ago... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
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Almaciga, Tenerife, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful untouched black sanded beach. There are no sunbeds, umbrellas, not even a toilet or a trash can, but this just makes it more amazing. The view is stunning and the road to here through Anaga is breathtaking. It's a good place to surfers...More

1  Thank Lilla K
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Like other Canary Isles, Tenerife isn't blessed with many good natural beaches. There are a number of artificial beaches with imported sand and some decent beaches with natural black volcanic sand. Benijo isn't either of these. Though listed on some websites as one of Tenerife's...More

4  Thank jorj1947
Reviewed 19 June 2018

very nice. But the beach we wanted to visit was not possible to reach. The way collapted months ago and was not repaired

Thank G V
Reviewed 30 May 2018

We visited this beach on our last day on Tenerife. We wished we had visited earlier in our stay so we could have visited a 2nd time. We parked on the dirt road that goes up behind the restaurant, and walked down to the beach....More

1  Thank gerausswit
Reviewed 26 May 2018

This beach is really beautiful. You have to be careful, make sure you are there at low tide, when the tide comes in the beach almost disappears. To get there, you have to come by car or walk from Almaciga along the road, and finally...More

Thank AmsterdamAnna
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

Excellent value €20 for a feast for 2. The fish must have swam into the kitchen. Views to die for. Wonderful wine, great service.

1  Thank Dan S
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Absolutely breathtaking place! Not many people there. The drive to Benijo is a great experience by itself.

Thank MildaadliM
Reviewed 14 February 2018

Lastly on our trip of the northern coast we went to Benijo. The steps are a bit of a chore but the beach is so soft and calming it's really worth the sweat. For me the actuall best part of the beach was the cliff...More

Thank Alen K
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Such an interesting, non-ordinary beach. Interesting to view and enjoy amazing beach from the mountain, as well where you can walk down to beach.

Thank Klaudija G
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

The beach was pretty and the location was a fun drive. I would suggest just that, a car! Long winding drive. Beautiful views and spectacular sunset. However the beach itself was quite small, so it’s not much of a place to play. Many surfers out,...More

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