For many tourists the Canary Islands they are the perfect destination to rest and enjoy its idyllic beaches. Its pleasant temperature makes it a perfect destination to travel throughout the year. But what is the best time to travel to the Canary Islands? The climate and the economic cost, are the two most influential factors when booking the trip.
The best months to travel to the Canary Islands range from April to October. Although, the high season is the summer months, this being the time most demanded by tourists. Therefore, for those who want rest from the crowds and enjoy the tranquility, the most recommended time to visit it is the one goes from fall to spring. In addition, prices drop considerably.
Best time to travel to the Canary Islands
If you want to escape the rains and low winter temperatures on the peninsula, the Canaries are the best destination. But keep in mind that, if you want to save the rainfall and go in search of sun, you will have to avoid organizing your trip between November and January, as they are the rainiest months.
However, depending on the type of tourism you want to do, one time or another is recommended. For example, in the case of Lanzarote and Fuerteventura you can take advantage of the sun and the beach throughout the year, since they boast practically 365 days of good temperatures and rainfall is seen rather little. However, it is advisable to visit Gran Canaria, La Palma, El Hierro and La Gomera Come in april and october.
If you like adventure and water sports and your preference is to surf, in Fuerteventura and Lanzarote the best time for beginners is July to November, mWhereas for veterans it is from October to mid-December, since the swell is different depending on the seasonal period. Likewise, surfers will be able to enjoy the high waves of Gran Canaria and Tenerife, especially, the months of October and March.
Also, if your preference is to hike the summits of Teide and experience the contrast between sea and mountains, we recommend the first ones months of the year and autumn months.