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Lanzarote: Paragliding Discovery Flight with Video

1. Lanzarote: Paragliding Discovery Flight with Video

Your experience begins as you hike with the team for 10 minutes to the take-off site. Once there your guides will run you through the safety instructions, fielding any questions which you may have about your impending glide. Following that, prepare to take off with your professional pilot under a tandem paraglider and fly away. This is a vertigo-free takeoff, not a "jump." You'll soar along the reach to gain an altitude of between 200 to 800 meters, cruising above the ocean for about 20 or 40 minutes depending on the chosen option. Enjoy the views of the islands and the volcanoes from the safety of a harness seat. When possible, you can try steering the glider yourself, as well as try some thrilling wingovers or spiraling sensations. The pilot will capture photos and a short video of your flight with an action camera. Your tour will conclude as you descend gradually and land softly. A few hours after the flight, you will receive a link to download your photos and video.

Lanzarote: 3-Hour Guided 3-Wheeled Roadster Tour

2. Lanzarote: 3-Hour Guided 3-Wheeled Roadster Tour

Embark on a fun and unique tour experience as you explore Lanzarote on a 3-wheeled roadster. See more of the area in less time, visit famous locations and enjoy entertaining commentary from your local guide along the way. Meet your guide, and get an instructional session on riding a roadster. Explore the central-southern part of the island, from the volcanic landscapes of La Geria vineyards to charming villages like Tinajo. Travel the road to Timanfaya National Park and the Fire Mountains, then head to Yaiza and the Salinas de Janubio, where you can see where salt is produced. Visit the fishing village of El Golfo, and stop in Los Hervideros to snap awesome photos and change drivers.

Lanzarote: Famara Beach Surfing Lesson for All Levels

3. Lanzarote: Famara Beach Surfing Lesson for All Levels

Want to learn how to surf? Or are you hearing the call of the ocean to get back onto the waves? Head down to Famara beach for an instructed surfing class for all skill levels. Take the chance to stand on your board and understand the fundamentals or practise some sweet new maneouvres. Make your way to the surf camp just by Famara beach and meet your group and expert instructors for the day. Listen to the sound of the sea as you transfer to the best surfing spot on the beach for a 2 or 4-hour lesson. Enjoy a short warm-up and be sorted into your group based on your level. If it's your first day on a board, learn the basics of how to paddle and stand up to catch your first wave. If you're an expert your awesome instructor will demonstrate more advanced techniques for you to try out. Receive videos of you in the water if you choose the 4-hour surfing class. After the end of the lesson, you can analyse your technique in the footage and receive detailed feedback from the professionals in the surf camp.

Lanzarote: Guided Tour on a Ryker

4. Lanzarote: Guided Tour on a Ryker

Depart from Costa Teguise, begin with a short safety briefing and Ryker explanation, before Heading towards El Monumento del Campesino. Cruise through the south part of the island on a 3hr tour. Visit the beautiful wine area of La Geria, Uga, and the Los Hervideros. Then, head back to Costa Teguise through the Timanfaya road passing by Teguise. Explore the north part of the island on a 2hr tour. Visit Famara Beach, Mirador de Haria, Mirador del Rio Road and Caleton Blanco. Ride back to Costa Teguise through the main road passing by Arrieta, Punta Mujeres and Mala.

Lanzarote: North Volcano Trekking Tour

5. Lanzarote: North Volcano Trekking Tour

Embark on a trekking tour of the north of Lazarote. Climb up the La Corona Volcano and marvel at the crater once you reach the top. Then, take a short drive to Los Helechos Volcano. Walk through the green valleys to the cliffs of Famara for a truly spectacular view of La Graciosa and other islands. Meet your guide and make your first stop at the La Corona Volcano. As you climb to the top of this extinct volcano, pass by some of Lanzarote's unique vineyards and admire the views. Then, at the top, discover the immense crater and see its 3.7-mile volcanic tunnel. Take a 3-minute drive to the second sight, Los Helechos Volcano, where you can walk through green valleys all the way to the 500-meter-high cliffs of Famara. Revel in the views of the archipelago Chinijo from this barren feature of nature. This is a perfect route to enjoy the endemic plants of La Macaronesia, and learn a little more about the island´s origins and the people of Lanzarote.

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What people are saying about Famara

Overall rating

4.9 / 5

based on 29 reviews

The experience was exceptional. The slingshot car was providing quite high adrenaline sport drive feeling. The views of the surrounding volcanic landscape were mesmerizing, the beach and the green lake were nice highlights too. The guide Jonas was very helpful, fun and positive. The whole trip was well organized, even the manager came to talk to us when they found out we are from the same country :) We will definitely do it again on our next trip. Thank you Jonas and Moni :)

It was breathtaking. Beautifully overlooking the north coast of Lanzarote, overlooking La Graciosa. Everything worked out great. Luc is a great paraglider and Miguel is a great supporter too. Thanks for the great flight.

Spectacular experience, flying over the ocean and viewing Lanzarote from above is just something that remains in your heart. DO IT!!

Great tour in the Slingshot. Our guide was excellent. Jon is is his name.

Great tour - great guide - great vehicle See recommended