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Lanzarote Surfing Experience at Famara Beach
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Walking Tour through La Corona Volcano and Famara Cliff
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4x4 Jeep Tour of Lanzarote
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“kite surfers” (16 reviews)
“sand dunes” (12 reviews)
“body boarding” (6 reviews)
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Lanzarote, Spain
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1 - 10 of 312 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

The cliffs tower above this fine surfing beach. Great for a walk in the stiff breeze admiring the surfers' skill - not perhaps the place for a swim.

Thank sussexrowmark
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I recommend the walk as outlined in the attached picture: arriving at the beach take the road left besides the bungalow park, go right at the end of the road following the backside of the bungalow park , and follow the dirtroad on the side...More

Thank Filip N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When you are in Lanzarote, it is worth visiting the Famara beach: wild and windy beaches with waves and a lot of surfers...

Thank Karen_Filip
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

Suggested walk. Arriving at the coast turn right towards the bungalow urbanisation. Hug the perimeter so that the development is on your left. At the end of the development turn left and park. Walk along the back of the bungalow development and keep going. Head...More

Thank katharine l
Reviewed 3 December 2017

This is a really nice beach but is most of the time extremely windy and swimming here can be really dangerous. This spot is way more suitable for surfers. If you are driving by and is not windy you can think about giving it a...More

1  Thank Bernard B
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

Quite busy with surfers but still enough space to feel safe. It is a sandy beach so it was perfect for me as a beginner. You can rent surf gear by a few spots a bit further from beach at the beginning of town and...More

Thank Pia P
Reviewed 26 November 2017

Our car rental dealer told me this place to visit if you would like a nice beach and place to swim. So we end our day trip on Famara beach. We saw it is more famous under the surfers while the waters were packed with...More

1  Thank Nick B
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

If you are passionate surfer go there, otherwise nothing special to drive for across the whole island. There was a strong wind on the day when we went and sand dunes. We stayed 5min and had a car and ears full of sand... the sea...More

Thank Nikola S
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

This is a beach on the west coast of Lanzarote that attracts surfers in their hundreds. Great to watch surfers of all expertise practice their skills. Wonderful

Thank albeback1
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Great waves, lovely scenery relaxed atmosphere !! Go there instead of going to the south of the island, get moving in the waves even if you don't surf, it's a lot more fun than lying on the beach and do nothing !!!

1  Thank Jérôme K
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Kelly D
7 September 2017|
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Response from Elyhas86 | Reviewed this property |
sorry but there's no ramp access...you can only reach for the beach by steps. this beach is really worth a visit! and a swim too! really stunning and beautiful...i suggest to find a way to get there as well, you won't regret... More
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ElaineT64
26 July 2016|
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Response from Nick B | Reviewed this property |
It is VERY remote and you would probably be better hiring a cheap car for a couple of days then at least you can explore the rest of the North of the island.
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