But what is worth buying in Lanzarote and what are the customs restrictions you might encounter? Read on to find out more!
Home Made Products in Lanzarote
The Canarian archipelago has a wide range of products with designation of origin and, specifically in Lanzarote, you can discover an endless number of articles made on the island itself that are worth taking home.
Aloe Vera from Lanzarote
The Canarian Aloe Vera is considered one of the best in the world and in Lanzarote, due to the tropical climate, it grows all year round. This unique plant has recognized health benefits: analgesic, anti-inflammatory, detoxifying, antiseptic… Therefore, its use has been related to health and medicine for centuries.
Currently, there is a growing tendency to adopt a healthy lifestyle in which personal care is at the center. Lanzarote’s Aloe Vera is one of those products that you should take home and experience its benefits on your own skin.
Lanzarote Majorero cheese
Cheese lovers will not be able to resist the Majorero cheese from Lanzarote, an artisan cheese with a unique flavor and qualities thanks to the Majorero goat’s milk from which it is made. In addition, it was the first goat cheese in the Canary Islands and the first in Spain to obtain the Protected Designation of Origin DOP.
Water sports equipment in Lanzarote
For those who prefer to take advantage of their trip to Lanzarote to get the complete equipment or specific items for water sports, on the Canary Island you can find a wide variety of stores and sports centers where you can buy the best products and sporting goods for water.
Of course, the most popular are the material and equipment for water sports practiced on the island, such as diving, windsurfing, kitesurfing, kayaking, jet skiing and surfing.
Lanzarote’s local design products
Local handicrafts and local design products are other items worth buying in Lanzarote. Traditional items made with love and care.
Local fashion from Lanzarote
The traditional fabrics and looms continue to have great popularity on the island of Lanzarote. You can find unique garments in some small villages and craft markets. In addition, local Lanzarote fashion is becoming more and more popular both on and off the island.
Whether you want to buy a souvenir, a gift or simply treat yourself, in Lanzarote you can find a wide range of local products and accessories with a lot of character. Moreover, being a volcanic island, Lanzarote’s characteristic black stone is used to create various items and accessories.
Among them are lava jewelry, ceramics, pottery and timples, a very typical stringed instrument of the island.
Typical Lanzarote souvenirs
Naturally, souvenirs could not be missing on the island of Lanzarote either. Lanzarote souvenirs have something special due to their beauty and uniqueness. You can find lava magnets, Timanfaya souvenirs, Lanzarote wines, wine soaps or products made with the island’s Aloe Vera.