Puerto del Carmen
Puerto del Carmen is the island’s main tourist resort and is situated on the coast only a ten minute ride from the airport in the southern central part of Lanzarote. Originally a small fishing village, it has become one of the most popular holiday destinations in the Canary Islands. One of its main attractions is the six kilometre long beach of golden sand bordering the quiet waters of the Atlantic Ocean.
It is rare to encounter so many amenities in one place:- an ideal year-round climate, a unique volcanic landscape, a friendly and welcoming local population, traditional folklore and cultural festivities, beautiful clean beaches, tennis, golf, nautical sports etc. Perfect for a winter or summer holiday destination.