Playa Blanca
Playa Blanca is a resort found on the southern tip of Lanzarote. In recent years, Playa Blanca has become an exclusive attraction for families and couples seeking a 'quieter' holiday, in comparison to the more livelier resort of Puerte Del Carmen, which is around 45K away. Playa Blanca is generally less windier than the rest of the island, due to it's Southern location of the island.



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Hotels in Playa Blanca

Hotel Arena Score 8.75 from 4 reviews
El Moro, 2 8.75/10
Set in the heart of Corralejo, in northern Fuenteventura, the hotel Arena has a sauna, fitness centre and large outdoor swimming pool – perfect for a relaxing break in the sun. Have a relaxing break at this quaint hotel, whose rooms are fully air-conditioned and have a balcony where you can enjoy the sun. Take the 500-metre walk down to this tropical island’s beautiful beaches. The hotel Arena is well-placed to make the most of the resort’s cafes, bars and restaurants. You can also enjoy sipping sangria on a sun lounger around the hotel’s lovely swimming pool. There is also a smaller pool for kids. Savour great food at the hotel’s restaurant. The Arena also offers convenient services such as on-site currency exchange and car rental. You can make use of the tour desk and 24-hour reception to plan day trips around the island. ... more
 
Hesperia Lanzarote Score 8.225 from 108 reviews
Urbanizacion Cortijo Viejo 8.23/10
The hotel's fitness facilities are free to use for all guests. Spa treatments are available for an extra surcharge. ... more
 
Gran Hotel Atlantis Bahía Real G.L Score 9.275 from 60 reviews
Avenida Grandes Playas 9.28/10
In addition to the facilities already mentioned, this hotel has an on-site spa centre, a mini club for the little ones, a play station centre and a convention centre equipped with the state of the art technologies. ... more
 
Apartamentos Acuario Sol Score 8.15 from 6 reviews
Rociega Nº 46 8.15/10
This smart and well-equipped apartment complex is well situated in the centre of the popular resort of Puerto del Carmen, a short walk from some of the best beaches on Lanzarote. Spend the day in Acuario Sol, relaxing on the sun loungers with a book, while soaking up the all-year-round Canarian sunshine. Alternatively, after breakfast, you can walk down to Playa Blanca beach – set just 200 metres from the complex. There you can swim in the cool Atlantic waters, or play on the beach with all the family. In the evening, you can return to your spacious apartment to freshen up and take a nap, before heading out for dinner. Apartamentos Acuario Sol is located just a short walk from numerous restaurants and bars positioned on the waterfront. ... more
 
Oasis Duna Score 4 from 1 reviews
Maxorata, 2 4/10
In addition to the facilities already mentioned, this hotel has excellent sport facilites, including tennis courts, a gym, a beach volley ball and basketball court. There is also a children's play area on site. ... more
 
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Finisterre - The Coast of Death 10 hours

Finisterre - The Coast of Death

Traveling to the East of the Galicia region, you will visit Noia, a beautiful fishing town, with Romanesque churches such as, Santa Maria a Nova, San Martino and San Francisco. As you traverse the 14th Century Pontenafonso Bridge, you will arrive at Muros, a typical small manor town, situated at the mouth of the Estuary and declared as historical-artistic center.

The tour will then continue to Carnota, known for having Galicia's longest beach and largest stone granary.

Enjoy a three-course lunch with a variety of the local flavors, before heading to Finisterre, a typical and original small town situated on the "Promontorium Nerium". Admire the Romanesque church from the 12th Century, Christ of the golden beard, the Port and Beach.

At Cape Finisterre, admire impressive views over the Atlantic Ocean from the lighthouse as your guide tells of the mysterious legends of shipwrecks and this notoriously named Coast of the Death.

The high mountains that run down to the sea are dotted with extraordinarily beautiful villages that seem to hang right from the mountains themselves. The estuaries are small here, with villages scattered along the shoreline, sheltered from the winter storms by cliffs and mountains.

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The Sanctuary of Loyola, Getaria and Zarauz 8 hours

The Sanctuary of Loyola, Getaria and Zarauz

Follow the highway towards the east, into the province of Gipuzkoa. On the way to the Sanctuary of Loyola, you will be able to admire the areas of inner Basque Country, combined with rural valleys and industrial villages trapped in between mountains like the villages of Durango, Eibar and Elgoibar.

Arrive at the core of the province, and after the industrial village of Azkoitia, you will arrive at your first stop, the Sanctuary of Loyola, hometown of Saint Ignatius of Loyola, the founder of the Jesuits. Here you will visit the Basilica and the tower house where he was born and lived. Depending on the time, you may wish to attend a ceremony.

Next you follow the route towards the coast on the north, passing through Azpeitia heading. You will also pass through Zestoa, a famous natural spa village with healing waters that attracted the royalty of Europe during the 19th and 20th centuries.

Later you will arrive to the coast at Zumaia, a beautiful village very much appreciated by Basque summer tourists. Following the coastal road you will arrive at your next stop, Getaria. A unique medieval fishing village and hometown of famous figures like captain Juan Sebastian Elcano (the first man to travel around the world by sea), and Cristobal Balenciaga, the famous designer.

Finally arrive at Zarauz, a beautiful tourist destination with the largest beach in the province of Gipuzkoa. There will be free time for lunch and your guide will suggest a selection of recommended local restaurants. Finally you will return directly back to Bilbao to arrive at approximately 5:30pm.

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ARTICKET BCN - Barcelona Art Gallery and Museum Pass 6 months

ARTICKET BCN - Barcelona Art Gallery and Museum Pass

The ARTICKET BCN Includes admission to the permanent collections and temporary exhibitions at 7 museums and art centers, for a six-month period, in any chosen order.

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