Tenerife Island size comparison
2,034 km2 / 785 mile2
Tenerife is the largest and most-populated island of the eight Canary Islands. It is also the most-populated island of Spain, with a land area of 2,034.38 square kilometres (785.48 sq mi).
Tenerife is one of the most important tourist destinations in Spain, hosting one of the world’s largest carnivals , the Carnival of Santa Cruz de Tenerife.
Tenerife is served by two airports, Tenerife North Airport (site of the Tenerife disaster, which killed 583 people) and Tenerife South Airport.