Welcome to Lanzarote

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Sun, warmth and relaxation are just the start. More than 300 volcanic peaks create a fascinating lunar landscape on the “Island of Fire”, the landscape of which is tinged with pink, purple and ochre. Subterranean caves, tunnels and lakes entice the calmest visitors to seek adventure. For surfers, moreover, Lanzarote is the Canary Island with the most perfect waves.

It is often rumoured that the island was once part of the lost city of Atlantis... come see for yourself!


Population 139,000
Currency Euro (EUR) €1 = 100 cents
Opening hours Shops are generally open from 9 am-1 pm and between 5 pm and 6 pm. Banks are open from 8 am-2 pm.
Newspapers La Voz de Lanzarote (In Spanish)
The Entertainer (In English)
Emergency numbers 112
Tourist information Tourist Office in Arrecife
Parque José Ramírez Cerdá, Arrecife, Lanzarote
+34 928 813 174
Opening hours: Mon-Fri 9.30 am-5 pm. Sat 10 am-1 pm