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Papagayo Beach, Playa Blanca

#1 of 185 in Outdoors in Lanzarote
Must see · Beach · Nature / Park
Unwind in the scenic surroundings of Papagayo Beach, a beach in a national park. If it is a clear day, look out to the islands of Puertito and Fuerteventura. The fine white sand and calm blue waters are ideal for relaxing and swimming. Though there is a cafe and bar for refreshments, compared to other beaches in Lanzarote this one has relatively few amenities, so come prepared. The short trek down to the beach might not be suitable for those with mobility issues or strollers. Before you visit Playa Blanca, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.
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  • Not worth the exceptionally uncomfortable ride to get there! It took about 15 minutes on a dirt track with the worst potholes you could imagine. The beach was lovely when you arrived and the sea...  more »
  • After the most uncomfortable dirt track known to man kind I came to a clifftop with a fine beach below like a 100 I have seen before in Cornwall, nothing really spectacular so dont waste your time. A....  more »
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