Isle of Lanzarote

Playa Blanca, Lanzarote

Vacation in Playa Blanca, Lanzarote

Playa Blanca is one of the most beautiful regions for all target groups on the Canary Island Lanzarote.

The coast of Playa Blanca has been a little village in earlier times but became one of the largest tourist regions the last years. Playa Blanca is situated in the south of the island Lanzarote and has a wonderful landscape, great restaurants, bars and a beautiful sandy beach.

Especially families love the long beach and the great seafront. There are many little shops, cafés, supermarkets and other services so it is a lot of fun to go on a walk in the evening and enjoy the excellent atmosphere.

Hotels and sights at Playa Blanca coast
Playa Blanca is the centre of tourism, so there are many fantastic hotels. They are all pretty newly built, so it is a real pleasure to stay there overnight. Large gardens, parcs, swimming-pools, an awesome food offer and friendly staff guarantee wonderful holidays at the canary island Lanzarote.

If you are there in Playa Blance, you should absolutely visit the newly built sports harbour called Marina Rubicon. From this point you can go on boat trips to Corralejo, Fuerteventura which takes half an hour and is very exciting.

Not far away from Playa Blanca is the Janubio beach which offers you a wonderful black sandy beach.

Other sights at the Canary Island Lanzarote
If you like walking and hiking as well as a beautiful landscape, or just want to make a good holiday experience, you should go to the Timanfaya national parc. Surrounded by many volcanos you can see the amazing sea El Golfo with its great green colour. The colour comes from some living beings and builds a fascinating contrast to the black colour of the lava rocks.

Jardin de Cactus is another sight you should absolutely visit. It is a garden that consists of more than 9700 plants and it is very lovely. Between the plants you have the possibility to take a seat, enjoy the nature and have a coffee or a cool drink to rest for a while.

Lanzarote is also famous for its great point of views all over the island. The Mirador del Rio is one of them and they all offer an amazing view over Lanzarote and the other Canary Islands.