Excursions in Tinajo

Tinajo could be defined as one of the gates to the Timanfaya National Park. Located in the northernmost part of the volcanic area, this municipality receives thousands of tourists every year eager to explore some of the main routes that pass through the park's craters, an unparalleled experience to which is added the possibility to sunbathe on the beach within minutes of each other.

The best rated excursions in Tinajo

Undoubtedly, the great attraction of Tinajo are its volcano routes and what better way to know them than starting with a visit to the Visitor and Interpretation Center of Mancha Blanca, located on the road that connects the town with Yaiza. There you can learn how the Timanfaya Park was formed and enjoy some special activities such as camel rides.

Among all the excursions that can be made from Tinajo, the climb to the Caldera Blanca stands out. With a crater of more than six kilometers in diameter, this volcano is the largest in Lanzarote. Its formation as we know it today dates back to shortly before the eighteenth century. The path that allows the ascent to the summit is of low difficulty and is well marked, making it the ideal destination for families.


The best excursions in Tinajo

If, on the other hand, what you like most is to enjoy a quiet day and experience the most classic side of Lanzarote, we recommend you to visit the agricultural and traditional market held every Saturday in Mancha Blanca. There you can enjoy the typical products of the land and the sea accompanied by the excellent wines of the area.