Tag: "Lanzarote national parks"

Charco de los Clios, Lanzarote

Lanzarote Biosphere Reserve

Lanzarote is considered Biosphere Reserve by UNESCO due to its natural wealth and uniqueness as a land of volcanoes. Northwest of Lanzarote is the Chinijo Archipelago Nature Park, consisting of eight protected islets. There you find the Marine Reserve of La Graciosa, dominated by the rocky and steep sea bed with lots of caves, crevices […]

Lanzarote Island, Timanfaya National Park

Timanfaya National Park, Lanzarote

The Montañas del Fuego (Fire Mountains), to give them there proper name were created in the 1730’s when more than 100 volcanos in what is now the National Park, rose up to devastate the southern part of the island.  Eruptions lasted for six years and several villages were completely destroyed. The last eruption on the […]