Canary Islands

We’ve compiled the best of the best in Canary Islands - browse our top choices for the top things to see or do during your stay.

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  • 1. Bodegas El Grifo – Museo del Vino


    Established in 1775, El Grifo is the Canaries' first winery and one of the oldest in Spain. Tour the grounds, which include a serene cactus...Read More

  • 2. César Manrique House Museum

    Historic Home

    On a hillock overlooking the sleepy town of Haría you'll find César Manrique's final home, preserved as if in amber. The artist lived in this...Read More

  • 3. Fundación César Manrique

    Historic Home

    César Manrique (1919–92) made this high-design bachelor pad called Taro de Tahíche for himself in 1968 upon returning from New York City, where...Read More

  • 4. Jardín de Cactus


    North of Costa Teguise between Guatiza and Mala, this cactus garden with 10,000 specimens of more than 1,500 varieties was César Manrique's...Read More

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  • 5. Parque Nacional de Timanfaya

    Park (National/State/Provincial)

    Popularly known as "the Fire Mountains," this national park takes up much of southern Lanzarote. As you enter the park from Yaiza, you'll see...Read More

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  • 6. Castillo de Santa Bárbara


    For sweeping aerial views of Lanzarote's craggy coast and parched volcanic landscape, climb to the top of this 16th-century fortress that, since...Read More

  • 7. Castillo San Gabriel


    This double-wall fortress was once used to keep pirates at bay. You can walk out to the fortress over Puente de las Bolas with lovely views...Read More

  • 8. Cueva de los Verdes


    Guided walks take you through this 1-km (½-mile) section of an underground volcanic tunnel, said to be the longest in the world. It's one of...Read More

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  • 9. El Charco Verde

    Body Of Water/Waterfall

    This bizarre green lagoon, which looks like something out of a sci-fi thriller, is situated at the outer limits of Timanfaya National Park just...Read More

  • 10. Los Bermejos


    Visit the winery that the New York Times 's wine critic, Eric Asimov, deemed the Canaries' "star producer." In the small, modern tasting area...Read More

  • 11. Los Jameos del Agua

    Nature Sight

    These water caverns, 15 km (9 miles) north of the Costa Teguise, were created when molten lava streamed through an underground tunnel and hissed...Read More

  • 12. Mirador del Río

    Notable Building

    Designed by César Manrique, this lookout at the northerly tip of a hairpin bend in the LZ202 road lets you see the islet of La Graciosa from...Read More

  • 13. Museo Internacional de Arte Contemporáneo Castillo de San José


    The old waterfront fortress Castillo San José was turned into this stunning modern art museum by the architect César Manrique. One of his...Read More

  • 14. Órzola


    The little fishing village of Órzola is 9 km (5½ miles) north of Los Jameos del Agua. Small-boat excursions leave here each day for the neighboring...Read More

  • 15. Playa de Famara


    Directly opposite Costa Teguise on the north coast of Lanzarote is one of the island's most attractive beaches. Set in a natural cove, its 6...Read More

  • 16. Playa de la Garita

    Arrieta | Beach

    Not far from the Jardín de Cactus, Playa de la Garita is a wide bay of crystalline water favored by surfers in winter and snorkelers in summer...Read More

  • 17. Playa de las Cucharas


    This is the best of Costa Teguise's several small beaches. The sands are protected from high wind and waves by the natural bay formed in the...Read More

  • 18. Playa de los Pocillos

    Tías | Beach

    Slightly north of Puerto del Carmen, this beach is near most of the area's development; hotels and apartments are restricted, however, to the...Read More

  • 19. Playa de Papagayo


    The rugged coastline east of Playa Blanca has several stunning beaches, but Playa de Papagayo is considered to be the area's—if not the island...Read More

  • 20. Playa del Reducto


    It may not be in the same league as some of the beaches in the south, but Playa del Reducto is still an attractive urban beach, ideal for relaxing...Read More

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