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Lanzarote Holidays

Lanzarote Holiday Guides

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CurrencyEUR: Euro LanguageSpanish Flight Duration4 hours 15 minutes (from the UK) Time ZoneGMT +0 hours

Lanzarote is rather quietly becoming one of the more upmarket islands in the Canaries, with its chic, eco-friendly resorts, immaculate beaches and fine wines it remains elegantly low-key and silently stylish. The island’s year round warm temperatures make it the perfect place to escape the cold anytime of the year. Ideal for a relaxing, romantic break or a week of sun, sea and sangria; this stunning island really does have it all.

Lanzarote Holiday Guides

Lanzarote Holiday Guides

Lanzarote Paradise
Room from £6.0
Los Zocos Club Resort
Room from £22.0
Barcelo La Galea Hotel
Room from £32.0
Be Live Lanzarote Resort
Room from £28.0
Vitalclass Lanzarote Sports Wellness Resort
Room from £16.0

Great Places to Visit

The island is full of magic and adventure, whether you go to a sleepy village or a lively resort, you will find yourself enjoying the perfect holiday.

Explore the Volcanoes

The exciting landscape is often best discovered by foot and if you are a keen walker then this is the perfect place for you. Timanfaya National Park have guided hikes for varying levels of fitness which involve stunning views, if you’re not a fan of walking you can enjoy a camel ride around the park.

Immerse Yourself in Culture

Lanzarote was home to the legendary architect César Manrique and you will undoubtedly appreciate his efforts to keep the island’s buildings simple and traditional. A visit to his home will not only give you an insight into his life and work but also a chance to see work by Picasso, Millares and many more of his contemporaries.

Make the Most of the Ocean

Famara offers a variety of water sports including surfing, kiteboarding and windsurfing. There are several schools on the beach which cater for all customers, whether they are beginners or experts. There are also fantastic snorkelling and diving opportunities allowing you to discover the exciting marine life.

Sample the Local Cuisine

Lanzarote is full of charming restaurants serving delicious fresh seafood, homemade stews, fresh bread, a variety of tapas, local wine and honey rum. One of the best on the island is probably El Lago which is set in a beautiful location and is rather popular with the locals, making it somewhat of an authentic dining experience.

Getting Around

Lanzarote is easy to navigate with a range of transport readily available. The public buses are a cheap way for visitors to explore the island, most holiday makers tend to use taxis and hire cars as it offers that extra flexibility during your stay. The islands are full of cycling and hiking trails for the more adventurous and there are daily boat services hopping between each island.

By Bus

There are comfortable, air conditioned buses which leave from most of the main resorts regularly and stop at the island’s most famous attractions. The smaller, local buses are slightly less reliable.

By Car

Hiring a car is cheap, easy and highly recommended. The island’s main roads are easy to navigate and well looked after; the smaller roads can be somewhat of a challenge. Driving is on the left.

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Passports and Visas

British citizens don’t need a visa to enter Lanzarote, but must have a valid passport. For the most up-to-date passport and visa info, For more information and advice, visit www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/spain/entry-requirements or the Foreign Office at www.fco.gov.uk/en/

Health and Safety

You should take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance to cover you while you’re away. For more info, see www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/spain/health

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