Did you know that the island of Lanzarote is inextricably linked to the artist César Manrique? This all-rounder was a painter, sculptor, architect and building consultant. To keep his work alive, you will come across his work in various places on the island. A big reason why people visit this island is because of the beautiful beaches, good food and pleasant climate. In addition, there are about 300 volcanoes on the island. This pearl of an island is therefore a ‘must see’ for everyone! Want to know more about this? Then read on quickly!
Volcanoes, caves and more
Do you want to travel to Lanzarote on holiday with FTI? Then it is good to know that you can enjoy great offers. As discussed earlier, Lanzarote is known for its many volcanoes. For example, you can visit Timanfaya National Park. Here you can view an amazing volcanic landscape. You can do this between the places Yaiza and Tinajo. Want to see the world’s longest volcanic lava tube? Then you can admire this at Túnel de la Atlántida. This lava tube is about 20 to 30 meters deep with a subterranean lake, where deep sea crabs live. You can also visit lava caves. The complex of lava caves are known as Jameos del Agua. Here you can also visit a 7-meter cave designed by César Manrique. One of the most beautiful viewpoints of Lanzarote can be found in the far north of the island. We are talking about nothing less than the Mirador del Rio. You can enjoy an enchanting view, overlooking the islands of La Graciosa, Montaña Clara and Alegranza. Did you know that this island also has a green lake? Because of this lake, which is filled by underground sea water, the village of El Golfo is a magnet for holidaymakers all over the world. Of course you can also go to Teguise to walk through a beautiful old center or to see the infamous pirate museum.
Fun activities in Lanzarote
Do you want to undertake fun activities? Then that is of course also possible. Las Cucharas beach is the ultimate place to go if you want to surf. In the hilly north of the Costa Teguise you can go mountain biking and cycling. Because this area has a beautiful volcanic landscape, you can also shoot beautiful photos. Do you want to relax a bit and take a nice walk? Then you can do this in the walking area of Los Ajaches. Here you will find the oldest mountains that are located in the southeast of the island.
In short, Lanzarote is a real volcanic island. This makes it possible to enjoy a beautiful volcanic landscape, visit beaches and enjoy delicious food.
Will we see you in Lanzarote?