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La Graciosa Island in Lanzarote

 
 

La Graciosa Island is located on the north of Lanzarote. There, one can find several volcanic rocks. The beaches are attractive bearing very tiny grains of white sand dunes. One of the best things to do in Lanzarote.

To support its serenity, there is a wide expanse of land there and people can enjoy any area for their treat. The area is lowly populated with just about 700 people.

The island has attractive sandy volcanic coasts which attracts lots of tourists yearly.

Apart from tourism, fishing also goes on well there.

Normal daily activities in the place are supported by the presence of a bank, supermarkets, post office, port and beaches. La Graciosa Island is also one of the best places to see in Lanzarote.

How to reach Isla Graciosa

The best way to reach Isla Graciosa is by ferry. You can also find a few tours that will provide transportation. If you decide to take a ferry there are daily crossing from Orzola which are operated by Biosphere Express & Lineas Romero. Taking the ferry will take between 15 and 20 minutes.

How to get around Isla Graciosa

The best way to get around Isla Graciosa is by bike or walking. You can also take a water taxi or a local may give you a ride in a jeep if you wish to visit the far side of the island. The most popular areas to visit on the island include Playa de Las Conchas, Playa de La Cocina, Montana Amarilla, and Playa Francesa.

Things to do in Isla Graciosa

You can enjoy visiting the small settlements, walk around and explore the island, hire a bike or take a land rover tour with a guide that will take you to the beaches and other interesting spots on the island.

Isla Graciosa Places To Eat

The Graciosa Island may not offer an array of attractions and big city lights but it does have a few very popular restaurants that will tantalize your taste buds.

Casa Enriqueta

Casa Enriqueta is famous for its catch of the day and always serving fresh seafood. The restaurant is located at Calle del Mar de Barlovento, 6, Caleta de Sebo.

Casa Chano Bar La Caletilla

Casa Chano Bar La Caletilla can be found at Avenida Virgen del Mar 131, 35540 Caleta de Sebo. This seafood restaurant is right next door to the local fish market so you know you get the freshest seafood on the island. The bar is family ran and offers a rustic homey style and is only a short distance from the main ferry dock. Most popular items on the menu include the grilled octopus and tuna in batter.

Girasol

Girasol is located at Calle la Popa, no 2 and offers a wonderful Spanish cuisine. The flavors are rich and delightful full of fresh seafood. Everyone loves the paella. The small restaurant is very popular so it can be packed at meal time.

Meson de la Tierra Restaurante

Meson Restaurante is a unique barbecue restaurant offering high quality steaks and wines at affordable prices. The restaurant is very nice and is found at the town center.

Cadillac Burger

Cadillac Burger offers American cuisine and of course a variety of burgers. If you want a burger and fries while visiting Graciosa this is the place. The burger joint is located at Carrer de Es Cubells.

El Varadero

El Varadero gets both good and bad reviews but the seafood is awesome. Many visitors enjoy the tapas, coffee in the morning and the friendly staff. The fillet steaks as well as the tuna are at the top of the list for popularity.

Es pinxo

Es Pinxo offers the atmosphere you would expect to find in Spain with very good meals. The portions are quite large and the fried squid is the most popular with chocolate for desert.

Cerveceria El Triunfo

Cerveceria El Triunfo offers Mediterranean cuisine as well as all the seafood you could imagine. The most popular items on the menu include fish, shark, tentacles, squid, sausage Salamanca and Granada. The bar is also very nice where you can enjoy a beer or take your meal outside on the terrace. If you wish to sit at a table, you should call and make a reservation.

 
 

 
 
 
 
 
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