Las Breñas

Located in the south area, this small urban center is an ideal place to spend a few days away from the busiest areas. In Las Breñas you can enjoy the most traditional part of Lanzarote, as well as an unparalleled environmental offer for walking and cycling routes through the surrounding mountains and volcanoes.

Where is Las Breñas?

Las Breñas is a town belonging to the municipality of Yaiza. Its location, on the edge of Los Ajaches Natural Park, makes this town one of the best places on the island for photography and for enjoying the wonderful sunsets which fall over the Janubio Salt Flats.

What to see in Las Breñas

If you want to discover the Canary Island architecture, with whitewashed houses and green windows, Las Breñas is a must-see. Wandering through this town is all about enjoying the characteristic architectural harmony that the island is known for.
Las Breñas is also a place that many tourists choose to spend their countryside getaways at in Lanzarote as it has a fantastic selection of peaceful and welcoming houses for those looking to relax on their holiday.

The best food in Las Breñas

If you want to get something to eat in Las Breñas, the best option is Casa Marcos. A cosy little place with unbeatable views where grilled meats are the star attraction, especially the suckling pig and goat.

Shopping in Las Breñas

Las Breñas does not have any shops as it is a very small village. However, its proximity to the tourist hot spot of Playa Blanca means you can easily access shops during your stay at Las Breñas. There you can find a range of supermarkets, bars and cafés, shopping centres, and playgrounds for children.

Climate in Las Breñas

The climate in Las Breñas is usually a little cooler than in its neighbouring towns due to its altitude. The average temperature ranges from 12ºC to 26ºC throughout the year.

Local fiestas in Las Breñas

On 21st July the residents of Las Breñas celebrate their fiesta in honour of their patron saint San Luis de Gonzaga. During the week of the fiestas, activities are held for both adults and children to enjoy. There are typical celebrations and plenty of stalls.

How to get to Las Breñas

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Route of films set in Lanzarote

Lanzarote is not only one of the most attractive tourist destinations for its beaches and spectacular natural landscapes, but these qualities have also made it the scene of major film and television productions. Recently, series such as Foundation (Apple TV) or Welcome to Eden (Netflix) have chosen the island for the recording of their plots but, before, Lanzarote had already hosted other shootings of great impact. Do you want to discover the route of the films shot in Lanzarote?



What does Lanzarote offer in winter?

They say that the best time to visit Lanzarote are the months of April, May, June, September and October. Why? Because there are more hours of light so you can get to know the island better, because the climate is very pleasant and because the prices are cheaper as it is low season. But who says you can't visit Lanzarote in the cold months? There are many reasons for a trip at this time of year. Enjoy Lanzarote in winter!


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