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Lagomar Museum (Museo de Lagomar)

Lagomar Museum (Museo de Lagomar)

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Teguise Plaza  (Teguise Square)

Teguise Plaza (Teguise Square)

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Mirador Del Rio

Mirador Del Rio

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Taro de Tahiche, Cesar Manrique House – Museum

Taro de Tahiche, Cesar Manrique House – Museum

The Fundación César Manrique in Tahiche (Taro de Tahiche) The César Manrique Foundation (GCF), is located at Teguise and was established in 1983. It was only in 1990 however that the foundation became functional. The house in which Cesar Manrique lived started being converted into a museum. The modifications of old statutes and paperwork enabled […]

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Ermita De Los Dolores, Tinajo

Ermita De Los Dolores, Tinajo

    The Shrine of La Ermita de Los Dolores, is located in the municipality of Tinajo Lanzarote: It is now a religious building whose architecture meets the guidelines of the temples located at the island.  Ermita de Los Dolores is the patron saint of not only the people of Tinajo, but also of La […]

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Villa De Teguise

Villa De Teguise

  Teguise was the historic capital of the island of Lanzarote until 1852. The name Teguise takes its name from the young princess daugther of the last king of the indigenous Guadarfía. This young princess later became the wife of Mariot de Bethencourt, nephew of the conqueror Jean de Bethencourt. The city had prosperity and […]

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Castillo (Castle) Of San Jose, Arrecife

Castillo (Castle) Of San Jose, Arrecife

The Castle of San Jose, Arrecife lies to the north of the capital. It is one of the major Touristic attractions of the city. Situated between Muelle (Port) of the Marboles and Puerto Naos and its walls raise over a promontony from which it obtains a splendid view over the sea. This fortress, built on […]

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Timanfaya, Montaña De Fuego

Timanfaya, Montaña De Fuego

Timanfaya National Park, one of Lanzarote ´s most famous land mark is located at the Fire Mountain (Montaña de Fuego) on the west of the island. The park is part each in the districts of Tinajo and Yaiza.  The area also has the last remaining active volcano of the island;  El Islote de Hilario (Islet […]

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Mirador Del Rio

Mirador Del Rio

The Mirador del Rio is located in the northern cape of the island, 479 meters above sea level and facing the northwest over the Risco de Famara. It was developed by the Lanzarote ´s famous artiste Cesar Manrique. It overlooks the islet of Graciosa.   Work on this monument began in 1969. The main building […]

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The 8th Wonder of The World – Cueva De Los Verdes

The 8th Wonder of The World – Cueva De Los Verdes

  La Cueva de Los Verdes, is located in the north of Lanzarote at the district of Haria. It is a part of the underground tunnel of volcanic formation of lava tubes about 6 kms in length.   The caves and galleries emerged during a prehistoric eruption of the volcano Mount of La Corona, more […]

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