Welcome to Puerto Del Carmen
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With more than forty years of experience, Puerto del Carmen is a sophisticated tourism expert. Located at the foot of a steep hill range on the south coast of the island, this is Lanzarote’s biggest and livliest vacation town. If you decide to go on cheap Puerto del Carmen sun holidays you can look forward to a three kilometer long beach that lines one side of the resort and excellent restaurants, bars and shops that can be found on the main street, named the Strip, on the other side of the resort.
The resort perfectly contrasts the old and the new. It maintains much of its old world character with an idyllic fishing port, but on your sun holidays in Puerto del Carmen you will recognise that it’s mainly a growing vacation town with activities and entertainment for all ages.
This sprawling family resort is the heart of Lanzarote’s nightlife with holidaymakers coming from all over the island to spend a great night out in the vibrant surrounding of 'The Strip' at night. It is also within easy distance of all the island’s main tourist attractions and sights. If you prefer to stay in a more quiet resort of Lanzarote, we also have
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With a great range of shops, numerous restaurants and bars, an astonishing location and a colourful, easy-going ambience, sun holidays in Puerto del Carmen are truly are what you make them.
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Beach Puerto del Carmen’s major beach is an extended stretch of dark sand that runs seamlessly into the neighbouring resorts. The island is blessed with year-round sunshine but refreshing sea breezes that guarantee that temperatures are always pleasant for sun worshipping. The constant winds provide perfect conditions for different water sport like windsurfing and surfing. There is a multitude of other beach activities to select from, ranging from scuba diving to banana boating and paragliding to deep-sea fishing.
Attractions A lot of activities and entertainment that will amaze the entire family await you on your sun holidays in Puerto del Carmen. On the modern marina of Puerto Calero, there is a selection of trips available like tours by yacht, catamaran or even submarine. The diving schools take travellers around some of the sunken shipwrecks in the depths of the surrounding sea. The holidaymakers that prefer to stay dry can also choose from different activities like camel riding or golfing – both perfect ways to spend a day while enjoying the African sun.
Nightlife At night time the population of Puerto del Carmen grows as tourists from all over the island flock there to soak up the vigorous nightlife. The Strip is packed with countless pubs as well as a selection of nightclubs and live-music establishments. If you want to take in some drinks in a more tranquil atmosphere, drop in one of the laid-back bars down by the marina, and just enjoy your Puerto del Carmen holidays while the sun sets.
Sightseeing All the attractions that Lanzarote has to supply are within easy distance of Puerto del Carmen. Once you are on cheap sun holidays in Puerto del Carmen, make sure to take part in a day trip to the mind-blowing volcanic landscapes of Timanfaya National Park and to the beautiful vineyards of La Geria. If you spend your Puerto del Carmen sun holidays in July, the yearly Fiesta de Carmen awaits you with a stunning selection of attractions such as folklore performances, singing and dancing.