Fauna Marina in Tenerife

Whale watching in Tenerife

Fauna Marina en Tenerife - Regency Country ClubThe South West coast of Tenerife It is a privileged place for the observation of cetaceans in freedom, which there are colonies of whales and dolphins that live in the coast of the island throughout the year.

Their presence is so close to the coast, that has made the island of Tenerife the first place in Europe in importance by the number of people who are watching from cetaceans released.

We can see up to 21 speciesdifferent s in these waters, from the gigantic blue whale to orcas. These species they have settled on our shores, becoming a resident. The abundance of food, the calm waters, the good weather and the quality of crystal clear waters make that the archipelago to become a perfect place to establish your "home".

Fauna Marina en Tenerife - Regency Country ClubMany are the visitors who sighted these species so close to the coast that even they are surprised. But this is the wonderful thing of the Island, contact with nature.

Since the Regency Country Club We invite you to live in first person this fantastic experience.

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Mariposario del Drago

Discover the nooks of Tenerife: Mariposario del Drago

Situated in Icod de los Vinos the Mariposario del Drago butterfly centre was the first space in Spain dedicated exclusively to butterflies.

Mariposario del Drago - Tenerife - Regency Country Club

More than 800 species of butterfly are to be found flying freely around the glass building on this site within which is a beautiful tropical garden.

The Mariposario del Drago is not just an exhibition centre. It´s breeding programmes supply both here and other centres. Visitors may observe at first hand the biological cycle of butterflies in a recreational and educational environment.

Mariposario del Drago - Tenerife - Regency Country Club

The Butterfly garden is to be found close to the Drago Milenario or Dragon Tree and is a 5 minute walk from the bus station in Icod de los Vinos.

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