El Lago Verde / Charco de los Clicos, El Golfo

#4 of 19 in Nature in Lanzarote
Water Body · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Marvel at the wonders of nature on a visit to El Lago Verde / Charco de los Clicos, a striking green lagoon in a volcanic crater. Deriving its color from rare microorganisms and volcanic minerals, the lake is bordered by impressive black sand beaches leading to the El Golfo village. Admire the contrasting colors of the lake and black sand from the surrounding cliffs or walk down to the lake’s edge for an up-close look. After your visit, stop in the village for a meal at one of the oceanfront restaurants. Add El Lago Verde / Charco de los Clicos and other attractions to your El Golfo trip itinerary using our El Golfo journey planner.
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  • Breathtaking views and amazing colours make this place na absolute instagrammable hit. Highly recommended for nature photographers, especially during the daylight, when the sun plays with the colours.  more »
  • it really looks amazing, the black sand, the green water, the red rocks, the dark blue sea... and all around a landscape like on the moon.  more »
  • It looks nice but unfortunately you cant leave the path and usually a bit crowded.
  • Easy to access

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