Department of Foreign Affairs updates travel advice to Canary Islands
The Department of Foreign Affairs has updated its travel advice for
Travellers to Gran Canaria and Tenerife in the
Tenerife: the middle and north west of the island and a small area in the north east, specifically the municipalities of Los Realejos, Icod de los Vinos, San Juan de la Rambla, Los Silos, La Guancha, Garachico, El Tanque, Buenavista del Norte, Tacoronte, El Sauzal, Santiago del Teide, and Guía de Isora.
Gran Canaria: the south west of the island, specifically the municipalities of El Hoyo, Mogan, San Bartolomé de Tirajana, Tunte.
The main holiday resorts, cities of
The Department of Foreign Affairs does not advise against travel to the affected islands but Irish citizens should remain vigilant, should not travel to or near the affected areas and should heed the advice of the authorities and their travel companies while on the islands. Visitors and residents in
The Department’s Travel Advice is available at (http://dfa.ie/home/index.aspx?id=8545).
1 August 2007