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Boat of the Virgin of Carmen and San Telmo
11/07/2017 @ 7:00 am| free
The Virgin of Carmen is the patron saint of the fishermen, and is celebrated in many municipalities of Tenerife, but in Puerto de la Cruz you can find the most famous celebration.
The party begins with the traditional “Diana Floreada”, followed by the mass at 5:30 p.m. The virgin of Carmen and San Telmo leave the Church of the virgin of La Peña de Francia on the shoulders of the loader and wrapped by thousands of devotees and travelers, who accompany them in Its maritime-terrestrial procession. During the transfer they send all kinds of praises and compliments.
For most fishermen its a long awaited day, in which they sing to the virgin the “Salve Reina de los Mares”. It will finish with big fireworks.