A Travel Price Comparison for Spain Valencia vs. Adeje for Vacations, Tours, and Honeymoons

Should you visit Valencia or Adeje?

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

If you're trying to decide where to visit between Valencia or Adeje, this travel comparison, which includes costs, can help. The overall cost of travel is usually a consideration when deciding where to go next, and the cost comparison down below can help you decide based on the average prices from other travelers along with your own travel budget.

Where Should I go: Valencia or Adeje?


Valencia is a port city that sits on Spain's southeastern Orange Blossom coast, where the Turia River meets the Mediterranean Sea. As the nation's third-largest city, it is continually innovative in the arts and sciences with some futuristic architecture including a planetarium, oceanarium, and an interactive museum. The nightlife and daytime culture both thrive in their own ways, bustling with limitless opportunities for sight-seeing and entertainment. While the city is surrounded by fertile farmland, its center is a modern metropolis, skirted by beautiful beaches.


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.

For some great organized tour ideas, see The Best G Adventures Tours to Spain, The Best 3-Day Tours from Madrid, The Best One-Week (7-Day) Tours from Madrid, and The Best One-Week (7-Day) Tours from Barcelona.

Which place is cheaper, Adeje or Valencia?

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

The average daily cost (per person) in Valencia is €123, while the average daily cost in Adeje is €173. 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 Valencia and Adeje in more detail.

  • Accommodation Hotel or hostel for one person
    Valencia 58
    Adeje 87
  • Accommodation Typical double-occupancy room
    Valencia 116
    Adeje 174
Compare Hotels in Valencia and Adeje

Looking for a hotel in Valencia or Adeje? 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 Valencia

Hotels in Adeje

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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: Valencia Hotel Prices and Adeje Hotel Prices.

Local Transportation
  • Local Transportation Taxis, local buses, subway, etc.
    Valencia 18
    Adeje 64

Hired Cars and Shuttles in Valencia

Some specific examples of transportation prices in Valencia:

  • Private transfer from Valencia Airport to Alicante: $201
  • One-Way Boat Transfer to/from Port Saplaya: $13
  • Valencia hotels to Valencia Cruise Port - Departure Private Transfer: $37
  • Valencia Cruise Port: Private Transfer to Valencia hotels: $120
  • Valencia Cruise Port to Valencia Hotels - Arrival Private Transfer: $37
  • Valencia Cruise Port to Valencia Airport (VLC) - Departure Private Transfer : $38
  • Valencia Airport (VLC): Transfer to Valencia Cruise Port: $239
  • Valencia Airport (VLC): Private Transfer to Valencia: $120
  • Valencia Airport (VLC) to Valencia Round-Trip Privat Transfer: $59
  • Valencia Airport (VLC) Departure Transfer (Valencia Hotels to Valencia Airport): $83
  • Valencia Airport (VLC) Arrival Transfer (Airport to Valencia Hotel or Address): $83
  • Try find your better than us! Airport transfer service in Valencia HTL-APT (VLC): $48

Is it cheaper to fly into Valencia or Adeje?

Prices for flights to both Adeje and Valencia 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 Meals for one day
    Valencia 40
    Adeje 50

Food Tours and Cooking Classes in Valencia

Also, here are some specific examples of food and dining related activities in Valencia.

  • Cooking Class of traditional spanish food: $1.07
  • Dinner + Party + City Tour TOP 10 Wonders of Valencia : $7.00
  • Flamenco at Toro y La Luna with Drinks or Dinner: $19
  • Hard Rock Cafe Entrance with Lunch or Dinner: $32
  • Traditional Spanish Home Dinner: $48
  • Private Food Tour with Basic Spanish Learning: $52
  • Guided Food Tour with Chocolate Tasting Experience: $54
  • Paella Cooking Experience near the center of Valencia: $59
  • Morning Food Tour with Central Market Visit: $63
  • Valencian paella cooking class, tapas and visit to Ruzafa market.: $66
  • Valencian Paella Cooking Class, Tapas & Sangria - Evening : $66
  • Flamenco Show with Dinner at La Bulería: $70

  • Entertainment Entrance tickets, shows, etc.
    Valencia 29
    Adeje 19
Typical Entertainment Prices in Valencia

Here are a few typical costs in Valencia for activities, ticket prices, and tours that come from previous visitors:

  • Flamenco Tour

Tours and Activities in Valencia

Here are a few actual costs in Valencia for available activities, ticket prices, and tours:

  • "Valencia Old Town" Bike Guided Tour: $66
  • "Street Art" Bike Guided Tour : $38
  • 1 + 1 Discover Valencia Self Guided Cycling- and Walking Tour : $11
  • 2 Hour Private Bike Tour in Valencia: $27
  • 3hs-Hour Guided City Sightseeing and Beaches Bike Private Tour: $38
  • A Fun Retreat Experience in Valencia - Solo Travellers Only: $141
  • Adventure Jetski: $156
  • Adventures day: Thermal Springs and Waterfalls: $115
  • Albufera Natural Park Tour with Boat Ride from Valencia : $64
  • Alicante: 8-hour cruise to Tabarca Island by private boat: $1,070
  • Anna: amazing water canyoning experience: $95
  • Architect's Guide to Valencia 90-Minute Walking Tour: $52

Tours and Activities in Adeje

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

  • Santa Cruz de Tenerife: Ifonche Flight Experience: $139

  • Alcohol Drinks for one day
    Valencia 20
    Adeje 8.21

Sample the Local Flavors in Valencia

Also in Valencia, these are the prices for nightlife and alcohol related activities from various tour providers:

  • Guided Pub Crawl with Free Shots: $13
  • Pub Crawl Tour in the Old town of Valencia: $20
  • Pub Crawl With Free Shots: $25
  • Albufera: Boat Ride with Valencian Wine Tasting & Tapas: $51
  • Wine Tasting with Professional Sommelier in centre Valencia: $59
  • Wine Tasting Experience with a Professional Sommelier in Valencia City Center: $60
  • Local Tapas & Wine tasting experience: $85
  • From Guided Cheese Factory Tour with Wine Tasting: $85
  • Wine Tasting and Tapas Experience: $102
  • Cheese Factory Workshop with Wine Tasting in Requena, Valencia: $108
  • From Requena Wine Tour with Tastings: $123
  • Gourmet Food & Wine Tour: $139

When we compare the travel costs of actual travelers between Valencia and Adeje, we can see that Adeje is more expensive. And not only is Valencia much less expensive, but it is actually a significantly cheaper destination. So, traveling to Valencia would let you spend less money overall. Or, you could decide to spend more money in Valencia 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 Valencia.

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

Which is Bigger, Valencia or Adeje?

Valencia has a larger population, and is about 20 times larger than the population of Adeje. When comparing the sizes of Valencia and Adeje, 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 Valencia or Adeje?

Both places have a temperate climate with four distinct seasons. As both cities are in the northern hemisphere, summer is in July and winter is in January.

Should I visit Valencia or Adeje in the Summer?

The summer brings many poeple to Valencia as well as Adeje. Many visitors come to Valencia in the summer for the beaches, the hiking, the city activities, and the family-friendly experiences.

Valencia is around the same temperature as Adeje in the summer. The daily temperature in Valencia averages around 25°C (76°F) in July, and Adeje fluctuates around 23°C (73°F).

The sun comes out a lot this time of the year in Adeje. People are often attracted to the plentiful sunshine in Valencia this time of the year. In the summer, Valencia often gets more sunshine than Adeje. Valencia gets 303 hours of sunny skies this time of year, while Adeje receives 268 hours of full sun.

Valencia usually gets more rain in July than Adeje. Valencia gets 9 mm (0.4 in) of rain, while Adeje receives 1 mm (0 in) of rain this time of the year.

  • Summer Average Temperatures July
    Valencia 25°C (76°F) 
    Adeje 23°C (73°F)

Should I visit Valencia or Adeje in the Autumn?

Both Adeje and Valencia are popular destinations to visit in the autumn with plenty of activities. Most visitors come to Valencia for the hiking trails, the city's sights and attractions, the shopping scene, and the natural beauty of the area during these months.

In the autumn, Valencia is cooler than Adeje. Typically, the autumn temperatures in Valencia in October average around 19°C (66°F), and Adeje averages at about 23°C (73°F).

It's quite sunny in Adeje. Valencia usually receives around the same amount of sunshine as Adeje during autumn. Valencia gets 198 hours of sunny skies, while Adeje receives 200 hours of full sun in the autumn.

In October, Valencia usually receives more rain than Adeje. Valencia gets 94 mm (3.7 in) of rain, while Adeje receives 41 mm (1.6 in) of rain each month for the autumn.

  • Autumn Average Temperatures October
    Valencia 19°C (66°F) 
    Adeje 23°C (73°F)

Should I visit Valencia or Adeje in the Winter?

Both Adeje and Valencia during the winter are popular places to visit. The winter months attract visitors to Valencia because of the museums, the shopping scene, and the cuisine.

In January, Valencia is generally much colder than Adeje. Daily temperatures in Valencia average around 12°C (53°F), and Adeje fluctuates around 18°C (64°F).

In the winter, Valencia often gets less sunshine than Adeje. Valencia gets 162 hours of sunny skies this time of year, while Adeje receives 191 hours of full sun.

Valencia usually gets less rain in January than Adeje. Valencia gets 32 mm (1.3 in) of rain, while Adeje receives 66 mm (2.6 in) of rain this time of the year.

  • Winter Average Temperatures January
    Valencia 12°C (53°F) 
    Adeje 18°C (64°F)

Should I visit Valencia or Adeje in the Spring?

The spring attracts plenty of travelers to both Valencia and Adeje. The beaches, the activities around the city, and the natural beauty are the main draw to Valencia this time of year.

Valencia is cooler than Adeje in the spring. The daily temperature in Valencia averages around 15°C (60°F) in April, and Adeje fluctuates around 19°C (66°F).

People are often attracted to the plentiful sunshine in Adeje this time of the year. In Valencia, it's very sunny this time of the year. Valencia usually receives around the same amount of sunshine as Adeje during spring. Valencia gets 213 hours of sunny skies, while Adeje receives 205 hours of full sun in the spring.

In April, Valencia usually receives more rain than Adeje. Valencia gets 40 mm (1.6 in) of rain, while Adeje receives 31 mm (1.2 in) of rain each month for the spring.

  • Spring Average Temperatures April
    Valencia 15°C (60°F) 
    Adeje 19°C (66°F)

Typical Weather for Adeje and Valencia

Valencia Adeje
Temp (°C) Rain (mm) Temp (°C) Rain (mm)
Jan 12°C (53°F) 32 mm (1.3 in) 18°C (64°F) 66 mm (2.6 in)
Feb 12°C (54°F) 30 mm (1.2 in) 18°C (64°F) 55 mm (2.2 in)
Mar 14°C (56°F) 34 mm (1.3 in) 19°C (66°F) 42 mm (1.7 in)
Apr 15°C (60°F) 40 mm (1.6 in) 19°C (66°F) 31 mm (1.2 in)
May 18°C (65°F) 33 mm (1.3 in) 20°C (68°F) 11 mm (0.4 in)
Jun 22°C (71°F) 23 mm (0.9 in) 21°C (70°F) 5 mm (0.2 in)
Jul 25°C (76°F) 9 mm (0.4 in) 23°C (73°F) 1 mm (0 in)
Aug 25°C (77°F) 21 mm (0.8 in) 24°C (75°F) 3 mm (0.1 in)
Sep 23°C (73°F) 47 mm (1.9 in) 24°C (75°F) 13 mm (0.5 in)
Oct 19°C (66°F) 94 mm (3.7 in) 23°C (73°F) 41 mm (1.6 in)
Nov 15°C (58°F) 57 mm (2.2 in) 21°C (70°F) 69 mm (2.7 in)
Dec 12°C (54°F) 45 mm (1.8 in) 19°C (66°F) 75 mm (3 in)