Puerto de La Cruz

Puerto de la Cruz is a municipality and city located in the province of Santa Cruz de Tenerife, on the island of Tenerife, Canary Islands.
Puerto de la Cruz was the place where tourism began in Canarias.1 2 In 1886 in this small port of La Orotava Valley of the archipelago’s first sanatorium was established to accommodate the sick tourists. It was also the first Spanish resort of Europe.