Located in the north of Lanzarote, in the Canary Islands of Spain, lies the idyllic settlements of Famara and Playa del Risco. Lanzarote has long been associated with a perfect climate and one of the best tourist infrastructures in the world and your holidays in Famara/ Playa del Risco will definitely not be any exception. The self catering accommodation in Famara/ Playa del Risco is all appointed to a very high standard and includes luxury apartments and villas; some of which, may boast wonderful views over the Atlantic Ocean.
Things to Do on Holiday in Famara/ Playa del Risco, Lanzarote
If relaxation is your main ‘buzz word’ for what to look for in any break away, holidays in Famara/ Playa del Risco could present the perfect answer. Famara Beach is reputed to be one of the very best on the whole of the island of Lanzarote and this will be ideal for the whole family to enjoy. Bathing is perfectly safe here and there are a number of watersports to indulge in. The area hosts a number of walking tours and these can actually be booked from within the Famara/ Playa del Risco resort area. You will also find ample cafés, restaurants and bars in and around the settlements and plenty of opportunity to satisfy the shopaholics in your travelling party.
Places to Visit on Holiday in Famara/ Playa del Risco, Lanzarote
A whole host of tourist attractions await you on your holidays in Famara/ Playa del Risco. In fact, they are scattered generously across the entire island. A few of the most popular choices include Timanfaya National Park - home to Fire Mountain which is a dormant volcano that last explode in 1730 (for no less than 6 years continuously). The landscape in this part of the world is said to present the closest resemblance to the surface of the Moon. El Golfo and Santa Barbara Castle are two other ideas that you may wish to check out and being in the north of Lanzarote you should try and catch a glimpse of the impressive view from Mirador del Rio.
Your self catering accommodation in Famara/ Playa del Risco will bask in some perfect weather, throughout the entire year. In fact, even during the winter, you may still see the temperatures reach into the low-twenties degrees Celsius. Summers will be much hotter than this and could see the low-thirties. However, there are often some cooling winds that blow across the Canary Islands and this is always very welcome. The Canary Islands enjoy a very dry climate.
Travellers on their holidays in Famara/ Playa del Risco will land at Lanzarote Airport (ACE). This airport is served by plenty of airlines and these include Thomson Airways, Jet2.com, Monarch, Flybe, Eastjet and Iberian Airways. Most main airports in the UK have a service to Lanzarote and a few examples include Manchester (MAN), Liverpool (LPL) and Birmingham (BHX).