Located on the south side of Lanzarote, Playa Blanca is one of the largest tourist areas on the island. With many beautiful beaches, hotels and attractions it is the perfect destination for a family holiday.
Things to do in Playa Blanca:
- Sip on a quiet cocktail in one of the local bars on your Playa Blanca holiday. These bars are very family friendly but if you want the chance to party there is several disco bars nearby.
- Go shopping on the promenade, pick up some souvenirs’ or make the trip to the Marina where you will find many boutiques selling different brands.
- Since Playa Blanca literally means white beach, a trip to the beach is a must. There are three beaches to choose from, all family friendly and waiting for your arrival.
Best time to visit:
Apr-Jun: Playa Blanca would be one of the more popular resorts in Lanzarote, so try get in before the rush. Lanzarote is a year round holiday destination though, and sees over 300 days of sunshine annually and rainfall is rare.
The summer months in Playa Blanca bring average temperatures of 28°C and 9 hours of sunshine every day. The busiest month is August so if you want to avoid the bigger crowds, visiting Playa Blanca at this time of year is not advised.