Click on the tabs or scroll to peel back the layers of Tenerife’s banana industry! Get ready for a fascinating tour that reveals the journey of bananas from plant to plate.
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 banana tours 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.
Exploring the Banana Plantation via Club Canary: your ticket to exclusive benefits
There are a number of benefits that you get from booking your banana experience with Club Canary.
- 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
We are pleased to offer our clients a hassle-free experience at the Tenerife banana plantation. When you book your visit on Club Canary’s website, you pay the full amount in advance, so you don’t have to worry about extra payments at the entrance. Upon arrival, a friendly staff member at the Tenerife banana farm will give a brief introduction before sending you on your way. During the tour, you will find numbered signs with valuable information in several languages. At the end of your visit, you will have the opportunity to taste some of the farm’s delicious products.
Banana tour duration
Las Margaritas banana farm is open to the public every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday, with self-guided tours at 10:00, 11:00 and 12:00. From summer 2023, visitors also will be able to book a guided tour, which will be available only at 10:15 on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Saturdays with an English or Spanish guide, and every Thursday with a French guide. We recommend spending about an hour on the farm. The rest of the days the farm is closed.
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.