Playa Blanca Holidays
Playa Blanca in Lanzarote can be found in the south of the island, backed by the astounding Timanfaya National Park. Once a fishing village, this peaceful resort with its stunning beaches is perfect for those seeking a relaxing break away in the sun.
When is the best time to visit Playa Blanca?
Holidays to Playa Blanca can offer year round sunshine, making it a popular summer and winter destination. Lanzarote's climate is dry and hot with an average annual rainfall of just 16 days. The summer temperatures can reach a high of 30 degrees which is perfect for sun worshippers. Winter temperatures peak at around 20 degrees, a must for anyone wanting to escape our cold winters.
Who is Playa Blanca Suitable for?
With all kinds of restaurants, shops and bars along the Playa Blanca boardwalk and beautiful sandy beaches to chill out on, Playa Blanca holidays are suitable for families and couples that desire a laid back, relaxing holiday. If you require a more lively night then why not venture to Puerto del Carmen where there are plenty of late night bars and nightclubs.
What are the beaches like in Playa Blanca?
Holidays to Playa Blanca offer you a selection of pale, sandy beaches. There are the calm waters of Playa Flamingo and Playa Dorada or a few nearby small sandy bays. For those that don't mind heading a little further afield there are the secluded beaches of Papagayo around 3km away.
Sightseeing in Playa Blanca
Playa Blanca's location makes it ideal for visiting some of the cultural attractions in Lanzarote. A visit to nearby Timanfaya (Fire Mountain) is a must where you can ascend the lava slopes riding a camel. It is also possible to take the ferry from Playa Blanca and day trip to Fuerteventura which takes around 25-35 mins. The stunning beaches at Corralejo make this trip a must.
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