Things to do in Lanzarote

Lanzarote – fantastic tourist spot to have great fun with family and friends

Lanzarote is a Spanish island, the easternmost of the autonomous Canary Islands, in the Atlantic Ocean. Its natural areas, the rural and urban planning, its ecosystem, its adaptability and transformation of natural spaces and monuments have lead the UNESCO to declare it as the Natural Reserve of the Biosphere in 1993 and hence eventually turning out to be an excellent holiday destination.


Things to do in Lanzarote


Lanzarote Beaches & Activities

Lanzarote is known for the Water Park, hotels and beaches and there are always things to do in Lanzarote when on vacation. The island is rich in agriculture and cities, villages in the countryside, lunar landscapes, museums and monuments as well hosting a marathon.


Castillo de San Jose

Castillo de San Jose, the oldest building on the island, is situated on a hill in the Port de Naos. The castle has a wall with battlements, the Puente de Bolas and the main Barbican. It was restored and adapted by architect César Manrique Canary and transformed into a museum (International Museum of Contemporary Art). Not to far from here you will also find the Church of San Gines. The church was built by the order of the Bishop Don Manuel Verdugo in the 17th century.On the north side of the Port, you will find Castillo de San Gabriel. It was build by the King Carlos III during the 18th century as a defensive base in the city. These places are all wonderful to visit in Lanzarote.


Lanzarote Golf

If you enjoy sport activities you can play golf or surf across the water ways and it’ll definitely bring you incredible fun.


When to go to Lanzarote

The average climate of the Lanzarote Islands is very dry during the months of April to September. The hottest months are July, August and September. The trade winds and the cold Atlantic currents are responsible for lowering the temperature of the islands. The winter is mild. On average, the Lanzarote Islands have a very sunny climate all year round. Lanzarote Island is generally visited throughout the year.





Things to do in Lanzarote

Lanzarote Facts

Population142 132
AirportLanzarote, Spain (ACE)


Golf in Lanzarote

There are two beautiful golf courses on the Canarian island of Lanzarote. First up is Lanzarote Golf Resort, a modern 18 hole course that has managed to capture the natural landscape of the area with its rolling, holly fairways. The other course is the Costa Tequise Golf Club, by many considered an easy course making it the perfect place to go if you are looking for a relaxing round of golf. Another reason to play golf here is the amazing terrain, consisting of lava cactuses, dragon and palm trees and of course the surrounding ocean. Don't miss these courses when you are in Lanzarote!

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Lanzarote International Marathon

The marathon that is taking place on the always popular island of Lanzarote will take you on a tour along the southern coastline through the towns of Costa Teguise, Arrecife, Playa Honda and Puerto del Carmen. You will run with the wind in your hair and with the beautiful, clear blue sea on your left side. The conditions for a marathon are seldom better, just remember to drink a lot of water as the weather can be quite warm, even though the race is held in December. Make your way to their website to register!

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Water Parks in Lanzarote - Splash around at Aqua Park Costa Teguise

The Spanish island of Lanzarote is home to a couple of fun water parks for you to visit when you’re in the mood for an exciting day. The most popular one is Aqua Park Costa Teguise that will offer you a great variety of water attractions. Every member of the family will find something fun to do. So take a break from lying on the beach and switch it for water splashing and exciting activities for a day at Aqua Park Costa Teguise!

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