Montana Roja, Playa Blanca

Created by a long-ago coastal eruption, Montana Roja looms 171 m (561 ft) over the far southern coast of Lanzarote, providing spectacular views of the glimmering Atlantic. The 166-hectare (410-acre) reserve surrounding the red volcano includes Leocadio Machado and La Tejita beaches--each of which runs for 3 km (1.8 mi)--salt water pools, and wetlands frequented by various bird species. The Spanish government has declared the area a special nature reserve, so do your part to help preserve its pristine character. Using our online itinerary creator, Playa Blanca attractions like Montana Roja can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Relatively straightforward walk up to and around the caldera of this volcano. Great views from the top.  more »
  • Spent a morning on sun rise walking up to top then around loads to see and down and a nice walk suggest taking some water with you and a good camara for the breath taken views  more »

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