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“Black sand beach”
26 Aug 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This has become more popular in the last 15 years, but note, you will find folks here who prefer to sunbathe in the nude :) The waves here can be very very powerful, and the undertow very dangerous, so most people either just sunbathe, or...More

Date of experience: June 2018
3  Thank SorchaUB
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

If you want an authentic beach in Lanzarote, then this is it. Black sand lay before the raw Atlantic sea that constantly looks angry and dangerous. It’s hard to get to, this very few people. You will need to take all food and water with...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 20 April 2018

Very commercial and ordinary, nothing we haven’t seen in so very many other places. The Mirador always appears to be closed.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

an interesting stop off on an island tour, seeing how the salt pans work, would have been nicer if the old windmills were still in operation as well

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank JLM3080
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

We visited it, but it is not in use anymore, or if it is they work in the Stone Age. Nice to see the different salt dry lakes and the history it carries. You need not more then 10minutes to see it.

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Brammos
Reviewed 17 February 2017

In November is nice and quiet and around 20-22 C. It's a very tranquil place and the restaurant is top notch. Very good food and the staff is great. Well worth the visit.

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed 25 December 2016

the place is perfect for sunset , pinkish colours in sky during evening makes it worth a visit , should be visited if you have already visited other major attraction

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Shruti S
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Whilst quite unique, there really isnt much to see here. worth a visit due to the nearby attractions though

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Crystalarts
Reviewed 8 December 2016

It's worth taking the old road out of Playa Blanca as you pass the salt mines which are worth stopping to look at and photograph. A passing visit rather than a long stop...

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank RichardEade
Reviewed 23 November 2016

This is a nice spot for talking some pictures and have a short stop. This is not a place where you will spend more then 30 minutes. We stopped at 3 places and took some pictures. That was enough for us. Don't expect to see...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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