Only a short drive from Playa Blanca, El Golfo is a small fishing village to the South of the Timanfaya National Park. Known for its natural green lake and tranquil environment, it is well worth the visit.
A large group of natural pools in the North of Lanzarote. Approximately 3 km south of the town of Órzola. They are one of the lesser known attractions in Lanzarote. Perfect for kids and the family, if you fancy an adventure further up the island, this is for you.
A large group of natural pools in the municipality of Yaiza. Only a short distance from Playa Blanca, they are perfect for those who want to experience that something different.
Follow 'Hotel en ruinas' or 'Los Charcones' on Google Maps.
Access is via an off road track, so be weary if you're in a hire car. Drive towards the abandoned hotel, before parking your car. Follow the path to the left where you will see a many natural rock pools. (There are also some pools to the right)
Caution - be mindful of high tide or larger waves as some pools are unsafe in these conditions. Take special care of sea urchins too! Getting the spikes in your skin is one sure way to see how the Spanish medical system works!