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Faro de Pechiguera

Playa Blanca, Lanzarote, Spain
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Not much to see.

The lighthouse stands just beyond the end of the prom. Lots of graffiti on both buildings. Good... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Kilmarnock, United Kingdom
Lovely walk

Thoroughly enjoyed our walk along the promenade of Playa Blanca from the port. We passed beautiful... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Lesmahagow, United Kingdom
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“wild waves” (2 reviews)
“nice walk” (9 reviews)
Playa Blanca, Lanzarote, Spain
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The lighthouse stands just beyond the end of the prom. Lots of graffiti on both buildings. Good views to sea but treat this a just a walk, don't expect much.

Thank Colin_Cameron1
Reviewed 5 days ago

Thoroughly enjoyed our walk along the promenade of Playa Blanca from the port. We passed beautiful hotels and villas with very nice gardens, before stopping for lunch. The lighthouse is impressive from the distance but, as other reviewers have said, it is spoiled by graffiti...More

Thank BrackenLiz
Reviewed 1 week ago

The walk from Playa Blanca to the lighthouse is along the coastal path. It is an easy walk and you can choose how far you walk, no need to go all the way to the lighthouse. There are several coffee shops along the way. Once...More

Thank IES
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Waves crashing on the rocks and dolphins leaping out at sea what a memorable place. Landscape is very arid and baron but interesting contrast to the build up areas in Playa Blanca.

Thank juliethetraveller123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Lighthouse area is worth a visit and is approx 55 mins walk along the promenade from the centre of Playa Blanca, located in the Faro Park area.

Thank D0dge51
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Most people never venture very far from the beach but you never know what you are missing. a walk along the prom takes you to the lighthose and veiws you would miss if you stayed near the town

Thank Tony A
Reviewed 29 March 2017

We walked to here from Playa Blanca, nice and steady pace stopping off here and there to take in the views, not a lot there but a nice walk, we actually did it twice we enjoyed it that much, take water as there is nothing...More

Thank Tony080951
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

The lighthouse itself could definitely do with a clean and the area around it clearing but the walk to it along the paved promenade is a good way to burn off some holiday calories! We sat and watched the waves for a while and also...More

Thank JaR1983
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Disappointed when we drove out - a derelict sruffy building covered in graffiti. No cafe/ice creams huts evidence of teenage parties with empty bottles etc! Nice to watch the waves but could be so much better - if in the uk there would at least...More

Thank kevsue
Reviewed 6 March 2017

would not waste your time - not an attractive location with the clientele to be found in residence xxxxxxxxxxxxx

Thank pjpickburn
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Hi has anyone stayed in the villas opposite the college in this area ?
14 February 2015|
Response from gardenofengland | Reviewed this property |
Sorry can't help but the area is a bit remote by the lighthouse