Lanzarote is the easternmost island of the Canaries and lies 78 miles from Africa. The weather is clement all year round providing winter sun and hot summers with a cooling trade wind. The striking volcanic landscapes are breathtaking and provide a great place to explore. Visitors can walk the amazing trails and take in the unique wildlife. Or visit the local wineries and learn about local wines. Lanzarote also boasts many visitor attractions including historical sites, animal theme parks, water and sea activities, and go-karting to name but a few. Visitors looking for a beach stay are spoilt for choice with stunning varying coastlines around the island.
Lanzarote is home to some of the most exciting sporting events such as Ironaman and Ocean Lava triathlons, Spanish trail run championships, open water swim challenges, car rallies, surf and wind surf competitions, and many more. There are many sports activities to choose from including surf and kite surfing, kayaking, swimming, biking, trail running and walking, horse riding, and scuba diving.