A Travel Price Comparison for Families, Couples, and Backpackers Adeje vs. Nantes for Vacations, Tours, and Honeymoons

Should you visit Adeje or Nantes?

Which is cheaper to visit? Which is more expensive for vacation?

Should I visit Adeje or Nantes? This is a common question asked by many travelers. By figuring out which city has activities that align with your interests along with knowing which is more affordable, you'll understand where you can get more bang for your buck. So, let's dive into the details and the data, which all comes from actual travelers.

Where Should I go: Adeje or Nantes?

Adeje

If you're looking for a luxurious winter getaway - the kind of place where tourists are top of mind - then you'll likely find yourself on Tenerife's coastal region. Located on the northern section of this strip is the city of Costa Adeje. Here you'll find hotels, bars, cafes and restaurants all ready to cater to every tourists wishes. It's the kind of getaway you always thought was reserved for the rich and famous. Now you can enjoy sitting in a beachy lap of luxury.

Nantes

Nantes is a city in western France, located on the Loire River, 31 miles from the Atlantic coast. The city is the sixth largest in France, with almost 600,000 inhabitants within the Urban area. Together with Saint-Nazaire, a seaport located on the Loire estuary, Nantes forms the main metropolis of north-western France. The city has a unique architectural heritage with its magnificent Chateau des ducs de Bretagne - a Renaissance-style castle nestled in a fortress, a medieval quarter and one of the highest cathedrals of France. It has been transformed in the last 20 years probably more than any other city in France. It is not only a vibrant and young metropolis often rewarded for its top-quality of life, but a city where art has literally been integrated in all possible aspects, making it a true example of how artists can turn a city upside down.

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Which place is cheaper, Nantes or Adeje?

These are the overall average travel costs for the two destinations.

The average daily cost (per person) in Adeje is €173, while the average daily cost in Nantes is €108. These costs include accommodation (assuming double occupancy, so the traveler is sharing the room), food, transportation, and entertainment. While every person is different, these costs are an average of past travelers in each destination. What follows is a categorical breakdown of travel costs for Adeje and Nantes in more detail.



Accommodation
  • Accommodation Hotel or hostel for one person
    Adeje 87
    Nantes 60
  • Accommodation Typical double-occupancy room
    Adeje 174
    Nantes 120
Compare Hotels in Adeje and Nantes

Looking for a hotel in Adeje or Nantes? Prices vary by location, date, season, and the level of luxury. See below for options and compare which is best for your budget and travel style.

Hotels in Adeje


Hotels in Nantes


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Our Analysis
We've analyzed the average and typical hotel prices based on guest reviews, star ratings, and hotel amenities here: Adeje Hotel Prices and Nantes Hotel Prices.

Local Transportation
  • Local Transportation Taxis, local buses, subway, etc.
    Adeje 64
    Nantes 36

Hired Cars and Shuttles in Nantes

Also for Nantes, here are a few examples of actual transportation services:

  • Private Transfer from Nantes Hotels to La Rochelle Cruise Port: $90
  • Private Transfer from Nantes Atlantique Airport NTE to Puy du Fou Park: $177
  • Private Transfer from Nantes Airport (NTE) to La Rochelle Port: $90
  • Private Transfer from Airports to Nantes: $33
  • Nantes to Nantes Airport (NTE) - Departure Private Transfer: $27
  • Nantes Private Transfer from Nantes city centre to Nantes Airport: $67
  • Nantes Private Transfer from Nantes Airport to City centre: $67
  • Nantes Airport (NTE) to Nantes hotels - Arrival Private Transfer: $27
  • Nantes Airport (NTE) to Nantes - Round-Trip Private Transfer: $53

Is it cheaper to fly into Adeje or Nantes?

Prices for flights to both Nantes and Adeje change regularly based on dates and travel demand. We suggest you find the best prices for your next trip on Kayak, because you can compare the cost of flights across multiple airlines for your prefered dates.





Food
  • Food Meals for one day
    Adeje 50
    Nantes 27

Food Tours and Cooking Classes in Nantes

For Nantes, here are some samples of tours and activities related to meals and dining experiences:

  • Nantes Traditional Food Tour - Do Eat Better Experience : $105
  • All Inclusive Food Tour of Nantes Old Town with Local Guide: $152

Entertainment
  • Entertainment Entrance tickets, shows, etc.
    Adeje 19
    Nantes 13

Tours and Activities in Adeje

For Adeje, here are a few prices for actual activities, tours, and tickets provided by various companies:

  • BUBBLEMAKER: FIRST SCUBA DIVING EXPERIENCE FOR CHILD ADEJE: $74
  • Santa Cruz de Tenerife: Ifonche Flight Experience: $142

Tours and Activities in Nantes

For Nantes, here are a few prices for actual activities, tours, and tickets provided by various companies:

  • Guided treetop adventure course in the heart of Nantes: $31
  • Kid-Friendly Nantes City Wonders Private Guided Tour for Families: $238
  • London's Nature Tour: Museum Expedition: $94
  • Nantes : Must-see Attractions Walking Tour: $76
  • Nantes : Private Walking Tour With A Local : $52
  • Nantes City Wonders and Highlights Private Guided Tour: $238
  • Nantes Like a Local: Customized Private Tour: $53
  • Nantes Private Guided Walking Tour: $313
  • Nantes Scavenger Hunt and Best Landmarks Self-Guided Tour: $6.65
  • Nantes Traditional Food Group Walking Tour: $103
  • Nantes tour like a local !: $30
  • City Exploration Game and Tour: $6.53

Alcohol
  • Alcohol Drinks for one day
    Adeje 8.21
    Nantes 6.43

Sample the Local Flavors in Nantes

Here are a few nightlife and alcohol tours and activities from local tour providers in Nantes:

  • Château du Bois-Huaut: Cellar Tour and Wine Tasting Class: $35


When we compare the travel costs of actual travelers between Adeje and Nantes, we can see that Adeje is more expensive. And not only is Nantes much less expensive, but it is actually a significantly cheaper destination. So, traveling to Nantes would let you spend less money overall. Or, you could decide to spend more money in Nantes and be able to afford a more luxurious travel style by staying in nicer hotels, eating at more expensive restaurants, taking tours, and experiencing more activities. The same level of travel in Adeje would naturally cost you much more money, so you would probably want to keep your budget a little tighter in Adeje than you might in Nantes.

If you're trying to decide if either of these two destinations are within your price range, also see Is Adeje Expensive? and Is Nantes Expensive?.


Which is Bigger, Adeje or Nantes?

Nantes has a larger population, and is about 8 times larger than the population of Adeje. When comparing the sizes of Adeje and Nantes, keep in mind that a larger population does not always imply the destination has more attractions or better activities. So, always research the type of place that you want to visit along with the activities and attractions that interest you.


When is the best time to visit Adeje or Nantes?

Both destinations experience a temperate climate with four distinct seasons. And since both cities are in the northern hemisphere, summer is in July and winter is in January.

Should I visit Adeje or Nantes in the Summer?

Both Nantes and Adeje are popular destinations to visit in the summer with plenty of activities. Also, many visitors come to Nantes in the summer for the family-friendly experiences.

In the summer, Adeje is a little warmer than Nantes. Typically, the summer temperatures in Adeje in July average around 23°C (73°F), and Nantes averages at about 19°C (67°F).

It's quite sunny in Nantes. The sun comes out a lot this time of the year in Adeje. Adeje usually receives around the same amount of sunshine as Nantes during summer. Adeje gets 268 hours of sunny skies, while Nantes receives 267 hours of full sun in the summer.

In July, Adeje usually receives less rain than Nantes. Adeje gets 1 mm (0 in) of rain, while Nantes receives 46 mm (1.8 in) of rain each month for the summer.


  • Summer Average Temperatures July
    Adeje 23°C (73°F) 
    Nantes 19°C (67°F)

Should I visit Adeje or Nantes in the Autumn?

Both Nantes and Adeje during the autumn are popular places to visit. Furthermore, most visitors come to Nantes for the shopping scene and the natural beauty of the area during these months.

In October, Adeje is generally much warmer than Nantes. Daily temperatures in Adeje average around 23°C (73°F), and Nantes fluctuates around 13°C (56°F).

It's quite sunny in Adeje. In the autumn, Adeje often gets more sunshine than Nantes. Adeje gets 200 hours of sunny skies this time of year, while Nantes receives 141 hours of full sun.

Adeje usually gets less rain in October than Nantes. Adeje gets 41 mm (1.6 in) of rain, while Nantes receives 79 mm (3.1 in) of rain this time of the year.


  • Autumn Average Temperatures October
    Adeje 23°C (73°F) 
    Nantes 13°C (56°F)

Should I visit Adeje or Nantes in the Winter?

The winter attracts plenty of travelers to both Adeje and Nantes. Furthermore, the winter months attract visitors to Nantes because of the museums, the shopping scene, and the cuisine.

Adeje is much warmer than Nantes in the winter. The daily temperature in Adeje averages around 18°C (64°F) in January, and Nantes fluctuates around 6°C (42°F).

Adeje usually receives more sunshine than Nantes during winter. Adeje gets 191 hours of sunny skies, while Nantes receives 72 hours of full sun in the winter.

In January, Adeje usually receives less rain than Nantes. Adeje gets 66 mm (2.6 in) of rain, while Nantes receives 87 mm (3.4 in) of rain each month for the winter.


  • Winter Average Temperatures January
    Adeje 18°C (64°F) 
    Nantes 6°C (42°F)

Should I visit Adeje or Nantes in the Spring?

The spring brings many poeple to Adeje as well as Nantes. Additionally, the natural beauty are the main draw to Nantes this time of year.

In the spring, Adeje is much warmer than Nantes. Typically, the spring temperatures in Adeje in April average around 19°C (66°F), and Nantes averages at about 11°C (51°F).

People are often attracted to the plentiful sunshine in Adeje this time of the year. In the spring, Adeje often gets more sunshine than Nantes. Adeje gets 205 hours of sunny skies this time of year, while Nantes receives 187 hours of full sun.

Adeje usually gets less rain in April than Nantes. Adeje gets 31 mm (1.2 in) of rain, while Nantes receives 50 mm (2 in) of rain this time of the year.


  • Spring Average Temperatures April
    Adeje 19°C (66°F) 
    Nantes 11°C (51°F)

Typical Weather for Nantes and Adeje

Adeje Nantes
Temp (°C) Rain (mm) Temp (°C) Rain (mm)
Jan 18°C (64°F) 66 mm (2.6 in) 6°C (42°F) 87 mm (3.4 in)
Feb 18°C (64°F) 55 mm (2.2 in) 6°C (44°F) 70 mm (2.8 in)
Mar 19°C (66°F) 42 mm (1.7 in) 8°C (47°F) 69 mm (2.7 in)
Apr 19°C (66°F) 31 mm (1.2 in) 11°C (51°F) 50 mm (2 in)
May 20°C (68°F) 11 mm (0.4 in) 14°C (57°F) 64 mm (2.5 in)
Jun 21°C (70°F) 5 mm (0.2 in) 17°C (63°F) 45 mm (1.8 in)
Jul 23°C (73°F) 1 mm (0 in) 19°C (67°F) 46 mm (1.8 in)
Aug 24°C (75°F) 3 mm (0.1 in) 19°C (66°F) 45 mm (1.8 in)
Sep 24°C (75°F) 13 mm (0.5 in) 17°C (63°F) 62 mm (2.4 in)
Oct 23°C (73°F) 41 mm (1.6 in) 13°C (56°F) 79 mm (3.1 in)
Nov 21°C (70°F) 69 mm (2.7 in) 9°C (48°F) 87 mm (3.4 in)
Dec 19°C (66°F) 75 mm (3 in) 6°C (43°F) 84 mm (3.3 in)