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Famara Beach

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Address: Lanzarote, Spain
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US$43.96*
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Lanzarote Surfing Experience at Famara Beach
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US$57.15*
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4x4 Jeep Tour of Lanzarote

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as usual strong winds, like last time we visited in 2004, but worth visiting

just for the sights is worth visiting, both times we have been there red flag has been up, but look at the cliffs is an amazing place like most of Lanzarote

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Berkhamsted, United Kingdom
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Berkhamsted, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

just for the sights is worth visiting, both times we have been there red flag has been up, but look at the cliffs is an amazing place like most of Lanzarote

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Ibiza
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

amazing view going down the road to Famara beach, with the little island of La Graciosa emerging from the foamy waves like a mirage....

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Helsinki, Finland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best beaches on the island. But not for swimmers due to the strong currents. Popular among surfers. Enjoyed walking the long sandy beach back and forth and eventually, when it got too windy, lying down in one of the little stone-circled "nests" built by previous sun bathers.

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Thank TuulaV
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A proper beach !! When the tide is out !! Walk forever on this beach ..... Easy to drive to , good parking

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fabolous beach and marvelous sunset. Quiet and cousy at the bungalow on Famara rental busines. Nice to walk the beach to the fishinvillage Caleta

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Stadskanaal, Groningen, Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited the beach while getting some straps at a local surf store. The wind was too much for surfing but there was some kitesurfing going on. The beach looked really nice with a beautifully view on the mountain ridge nearby.

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Glenrothes, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Probably the most beautiful natural looking beach I have ever seen, like something out of a film. We came across this by chance and would love to return again for some peace and quiet.

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Thank Robyn D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fabulous scenery, lots of surfers ( waves very big), lava rock pools, nature park with birds unique to Canaries.

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England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Playa Famara is a stretch of level sand running from Caleta de Famara for about three miles to the northeast - at low tide. At high tide the sand is completely covered. There are strong sideways currents to be aware of if swimming. There is plenty of roadside parking at the southwestern end and a rough track that runs up... More 

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Kenilworth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

This is a great place to watch the surfers grappling with the waves. If you want to learn there are plenty of surf shops to get you upright. Even if you don't surf the scenery is stunning and there are plenty of restaurants to have a lady lunch.

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