Las Margaritas banana experience
Have you ever wondered about all the big plantations in Tenerife? Most of them produce bananas! This is a very interesting tour if you want to know more about what goes behind producing bananas in Tenerife. The self-guided tour takes place in Finca Las Margaritas in Las Galletas, located between the largest banana plantations of Tenerife. You will learn about the history of the bananas on the Canary Islands and also about how they are produced.
Advantages of booking your banana plantation visit with the Club Canary tour company
There are a number of benefits that you get from booking your banana experience with Club Canary’s tour company.
- Firstly, if you book your tickets to visit the banana plantation with us, you will be granted immediate entrance upon your arrival. This is because Club Canary will pass on your name and you will then be added to the special guest list of Finca Las Margaritas – banana farm.
- Secondly, the ticket you get after ordering contains a unique coupon worth 5€, which you can use on the entire excursion website of https://clubcanary.com. If you do not book in advance and the farm is getting many visitors that day, you may have to wait to enter the banana plantation.
Banana farm visit in Tenerife
Upon arrival at the banana plantation, you will need to show your Club Canary reservation and pay the remaining amount at the entrance desk, either in cash or by card. Then the worker at the Tenerife banana farm will give you a brief explanation and will help you on your way. During the tour, you will find numbered signs where you can stop and read valuable pieces of information in different languages. Eventually, you will end the tour having tasted some of the products made at the farm.
Banana tour duration
Typically, most visitors spend about an hour at Las Margaritas’ banana farm. When booking on the Club Canary website, you can choose to visit the plantation either at 10:00 or 11:00. The banana farm is open on: Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday to the public from 10:00 to 13:00 and on Saturdays from 10:00 to 12:00, the rest of the days the farm remains closed.
There is also a unique tasting every Friday from 10:00 am to 12:00 am. Only self-guided tours.
Banana wine in Tenerife
There are many delicious banana recipes, but some of the most famous are: banana bread, banana cake and banana pancakes. However, in Tenerife, the banana wine is what people like most. The sweet canarian bananas mixed with alcohol create a truly unique flavour. Apart from this Tenerife’s famous banana wine, you can also find other local products made with bananas at the souvenir shop of the banana farm.