Journey to the heart of a volcano, walk though attractive paths of lava, discover the immaculate paradise of La Graciosa…. Lanzarote is the perfect island to travel to at any time of the year but it is without a doubt the most romantic destination where you can enjoy Saint Valentine’s day, away from everything and everybody. Just for two. The possibilities for couples on this spectacular, natural volcanic island start with varied active tourism, both mountains or beach or the cultural, more traditional or gastronomic.
Lanzarote is one of the most well preserved of the whole Canarian archipelago. Haven for those looking for tranquillity and the sun, open for visitors are numerous museums, interpretation of nature centres, outstanding landscapes and charming small historic villages where you can try the typical wrinkled potatoes (papas arrugas) with a spicy sauce (mojo picon), fried fish, marinated tuna, Canarian fish (Los Gueldes), or chickpeas stew.
For a relaxing afternoon, the best suggestion is to spend some time in Playa Blanca. If your hotel is on this coast of Lanzarote, perfect because you can walk along the maritime promenade, try a cocktail at the Cafe del Mar, check out the new marina, treat yourself at one of many boutiques, walk around the centre or enjoy a romantic dinner. In Playa Blanca you will find some of the most exclusive accommodation for couples on the island. Outstanding for their sunsets are the Villas Coral Deluxe, villas at the foot of the volcano Montana Roja and the luxury hotel in Las Coloradas run by the group Sandos Hotels and Resorts.
Some of those which have the best offers for couples and are preparing special offers for Saint Valentine’s day in Lanzarote are Marconfort bungalows for Adults Only in Playa Blanca and also some of the Barcelo Hotel and Resorts chain and Iberostar situated in the area near to the Marina Rubicon and the famous Las Coloradas beach.
A visit to the island of La Graciosa and some of her smaller sisters is one of the most romantic trips you can make in Lanzarote. This archipelago is near to Lanzarote and boasts enormous virgin beaches with fine white sand and water that reminds you of the Caribbean.
Rent a car and visit the Timanfaya National Park, practice hiking, swim at one of the hidden coves or eat at one of the mountain villages, these are some of the amusing proposals that you can enjoy in one of the most beautiful natural areas of the island.
To visit Lanzarote and enjoy the best atmosphere all you need to do is rent a car and visit Puerto del Carmen or Arrecife: cafe Chill Out La Ola, or the Blue Mar, with its terrace opposite the sea, and the disco Aqua. Romantic dinners in Yaiza, at the picturesque restaurant, El Almacen de la Sal, one of the most famous in Lanzarote and the traditional Amura or the innovative La Cocina de Colacho.