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Lanzarote

Everything you need to know about Lanzarote

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The beauty of Lanzarote

Volcanic Experience

Lanzarote is known for its extraordinary natural beauty, largely due to its unique volcanic landscapes and the preservation of its natural environment. Lanzarote was formed through volcanic activity, and the landscape reflects this in a stunning way. Everywhere on the island, you can see vast lava fields, impressive craters, and volcanic mountains. The contrast between the black volcanic rock and the blue of the ocean creates a breathtaking view.

Timanfaya National Park, also known as the Fire Mountains, is one of the most spectacular places in Lanzarote. The landscape is rugged and lunar-like, with rolling hills, deep craters, and geothermal activity. The reddish-brown colors of the rocks, along with the steam and fire rising from the ground, provide a fascinating spectacle.
Lanzarote has an abundance of beautiful beaches that enhance the island’s beauty. From expansive white sandy beaches to small secluded coves, there is something for everyone. The turquoise water contrasts with the volcanic landscape, creating a picturesque setting for relaxation and recreation.
The renowned artist César Manrique has had a lasting impact on the beauty of Lanzarote. His artistic interventions, such as Jameos del Agua and Mirador del Río, are harmoniously integrated into the landscape, showcasing his vision of blending natural and artistic elements together.

In summary, Lanzarote is a gem in the Atlantic Ocean, where natural beauty merges with human artistic creativity. The island offers a unique and enchanting environment that never fails to amaze visitors.

Why Lanzarote?

  • The research is already done for you!
  • Flexible to put together
  • And authentic and small-scale
  • Special places to stay
  • For the love of the islands

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The difference

About Lanzarote

Ever seen vineyards in a landscape that resembles a poffertjes pan? Trekking between volcanoes on almost otherworldly trails? The character and (often protected) nature of all eight islands is unique, stunning and different everywhere.

Variety trumps

The scenery varies from impressive deserts and immense dunes to ancient forests, relaxing beaches, spectacular cliffs, natural pools and a rich marine life. This offers plenty of opportunities for young and old. From canyoning and tough trekking tours to comfortable package holidays and relaxed bus excursions. So you will find the holiday that suits you on the Canary Islands and at Canary Hiking. Bienvenidos!

Multi-day trek

De GR131 Camino Natural Lanzarote

The north of Lanzarote which is rough and the most green. You walk along the Corona volcano towards the highest point. Where you have a magnificent view over the entire island. The landscape of Lanzarote is very volcanic and you will see that during your trip. The transition from a rough landscape to a landscape that resembles a poffertjes pan is unique in the world. This landscape provides the delicious wines of Lanzarote

The GR131 Lanzarote is the first island of the long distance route.

In the north of Lanzarote in Orzola is the starting point of the entire GR131. A trek of 620km that goes over all the Canary Islands.
The accommodations have been carefully selected; small-scale and attractive. We spend the night in old fincas and casas rurales, far away from mass tourism.

Difficulty Category **
Highest point 620 mt

The trip is not extremely difficult but does require some fitness; every day we walk an average of 15 kilometers on unpaved paths in the volcanic and rough landscapes. Lanzarote is about 80km long with the fewest altitude meters. Nevertheless, there are still 1567 altimeters to bridge.

The hiking pin of the GR131

Our unique hiking pin. Each island has its own color. You get this hiking pin when you complete the GR131 Camino Naturales on one of the seven islands. With a group tour you get this at the end of the trip. With an individual trip you take a stamp ticket with you that you have signed off at various locations. With this card you will receive your earned hiking pin. You are eligible for this if the trip is booked with Canary Hiking!

colours

Each island has its own color. Did you walk the 630 km and save all the colors together? Then you will receive a unique pin from us!