Carnivals, fiestas, the wild west and parrots
The resort offers a wide range of entertainment which is popular with families and young and old alike. Puerto Del Carmen is the focal point of many of the island’s colourful fiestas with the popular carnival celebration taking place in February when locals parade through the streets in dazzling custom-made costumes.
Away from the beach Puerto Del Carmen holidays are perfect for sightseeing across the island. The local Rancho Texas theme park is very popular with children with spectacular bird and parrot shows, they also have unforgettable country and western nights. You can also take an excursion to the volcanoes and the Cuerva de los Verdes.
There’s plenty of bed and breakfast, self catering apartments and all inclusive hotels for you to choose from, you certainly will be spoilt for choice. Puerto Del Carmen has an array of shops and boutiques selling perfumes, electronic goods, shoes and the latest fashions. Every Wednesday a craft market on the front promenade offers tourist oriented products. Find cheap late deals to Puerto Del Carmen at Latedeals.co.uk.
Places to Visit
Timanfaya National Park
– Take a guided tour through this amazing park with its lunar landscape and gushing geysers. The temperature just below the earths surface is between 400° and 600° here (hence the need for a guide).
– Step back in time as the wild west comes to Lanzarote! Play cowboys and Indians for the day with wigwams, gold prospecting, canoeing and you can even visit the medicine man. Meet tigers, buffalo and pumas in the animal park and watch the stunning birds of prey show.