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Walk, Mirador del Río

Walk, Mirador del Río

This walk is a toughie but worth it! When you visit the Mirador del Río at the Northern tip of Lanzarote, there is a stunning view from the Risco down over the Río to the island of La Graciosa. If you look down you will see a beautiful sandy beach called the Playa del Risco…

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Lanzarote Walk – Mirador del Rio

This is a tough walk but worth it! When you visit the Mirador del Río at the Northern tip of Lanzarote, there is a stunning view from the Risco down over the Río to the island of La Graciosa. If you look down you will see a beautiful sandy beach called the Playa del Risco…

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Walk Timanfaya

Walk, Timanfaya National Park

Walk, Timanfaya National Park – The Ministerio de Medio Ambiente y Medio Rural y Marino have launched a new website Red de Parques Nacionales, where you can book two free guided walks online through the Timanfaya National Park in Lanzarote. Coastal Route Unfortunately there is normally only one walk per language per month for this…

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Walk, Puerto Calero to Playa Quemada

This is a walk from Puerto Calero to the next village along the coast – Playa Quemada. Playa Quemada is a small seaside village nestling at the foot of the Monumental Natural Los Ajaches mountains with black beaches. It’s a delightful place to visit and have lunch in a typical Canarian restaurant. This Lanzarote walk from…

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El Golfo

El Golfo

The tiny seaside village of El Golfo is famous for the Charco de Los Clicos (green lagoon), the delicious fresh fish lunches enjoyed overlooking the sea and a location in the film Broken Embraces directed by Pedro Almodóvar and starring Penelope Cruz. The village itself has a handful of houses, the old next to the modern, some…

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Walk, Puerto del Carmen to Puerto Calero

Walk, Puerto del Carmen to Puerto Calero

I was surprised at how easy it was to walk from Puerto del Carmen to Puerto Calero. Normally I don’t think twice about how to get there as I just drive but for tourists staying in Puerto del Carmen without a hire car I wondered how they would visit the marina. From Puerto del Carmen, they could catch…

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Walk, Presa de Mala – The Lanzarote Dam

We have walked up to the Presa de Mala (the Lanzarote dam) countless times but not up past or around it before which is what we decided to do one overcast and very windy day in Lanzarote. We had a quick look at Google Earth and could see that the dirt track from the village…

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Papagayo

Papagayo

The Punta de Papagayo is the southern most tip of Lanzarote, the area is one of spectacular beauty and includes five large golden sandy beaches. The Playas del Papagayo are part of a protected area called the Monumento Natural de Los Ajaches. By Car: Follow the Papagayo sign on the large roundabout on the outskirts…

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Playa Blanca Promenade Walk

We decided to walk along the Playa Blanca promenade walk – the opportunity arose recently on a beautiful winter’s day in January. We decided to park our car at the El Faro end of Playa Blanca and start from the lighthouse around the bay to Papagayo – well, that was the plan and we had…

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Walk from Arrieta to Haría

Walk from Arrieta to Haría

This is a walk from Arrieta up the hill to Haría. It’s a climb, so you need to be reasonably fit to tackle this one. On an impulse recently I walked back up to Haría from the lovely Arrieta beach, by road its a distance of 7km. I walked from the roundabout with the Manrique…

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