Trip Planner:   Europe  /  Spain  /  Canary Islands  /  Lanzarote  /  Papagayo Beach

Papagayo Beach, Playa Blanca

4.2
#1 of 184 in Outdoors in Lanzarote
Beach · Nature / Park
Unwind in the scenic surroundings of Papagayo Beach, a beach in a national park. If it is a clear day, look out to the islands of Puertito and Fuerteventura. The fine white sand and calm blue waters are ideal for relaxing and swimming. Though there is a cafe and bar for refreshments, compared to other beaches in Lanzarote this one has relatively few amenities, so come prepared. The short trek down to the beach might not be suitable for those with mobility issues or strollers. Before you visit Playa Blanca, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.
Create an itinerary including Papagayo Beach

Papagayo Beach reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 4.5
5,035 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Leave the ugly Playa Blanca and head for these beaches. There is a 3 euro charge to enter the area, followed by a 3 km drive over a bumpy dirt track but is well worth the effort - there is a series...  more »
  • A short walk from the Sandos Papagayo hotel brings you to the first beach , there are about 3 beaches before you reach the one shown in all the brochures , it’s a bit up and down on stony paths so...  more »

Plan your trip to Playa Blanca

  • Get a personalized trip
    A complete day by day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it
    Refine your trip. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it
    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it
    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.