Discover the secrets and marvels of Lanzarote:
The Enigma of the Green Lagoon: Nestled on the west coast, El Golfo’s Green Lagoon is a natural spectacle. Formed from a flooded ancient volcanic crater, its green hue comes from the Ruppia-Maritima algae and is surrounded by olivine, a mineral cherished by geologists and jewelers.
Palms that Tell Tales: The Valley of Haría isn’t just a palm-filled valley; it’s a living testament to tradition. Each palm was planted to celebrate a new inhabitant’s birth, crafting a landscape rich in stories and greenery.
A Lunar Corner on Earth: Timanfaya National Park isn’t just a testament to Lanzarote’s volcanic activity. Its landscape is so moon-like that Apollo astronauts studied it.
Geothermal Culinary Magic: In Timanfaya, nature and gastronomy merge. Food is cooked over volcanic rock, offering an unparalleled culinary experience.
Lanzarote on Screen: Its unique landscapes have been the backdrop for movies and series, notably its feature in the renowned series “Doctor Who”.
Jameos del Agua and its Unique Crabs: Designed by Cesar Manrique, this space houses the unique blind albino crabs, making it a must-visit for nature enthusiasts.
Lanzarote’s White Gold: The Salinas del Janubio are a nod to the island’s golden era of salt production, a legacy that still stands.
Legends of Properties and Games: The tale of how famed actor Omar Sharif lost the LagOmar property in a card game is one of the many stories that envelop Lanzarote.
Lanzarote’s Natural Colors: The Cochineal insect, cultivated in Mala and Guatiza, is the source of a natural dye that has made its mark in the textile and cosmetic industry.