Traditional fishing village
Belonging to the municipality of Yaiza, it is, nowadays, one of the driving forces behind the Canary Islands’ tourist sector.
From here you can cross to Fuerteventura, our neighbouring island.
In front of our sister island, Fuerteventura, and very near Los Ajaches (Playas de Papagayo) Nature Park, we find this place, a tourist area of incredible beauty, in the south of the island.
Its streets, promenades, beaches and all the services that you can imagine have made this place an important benchmark in the Canary Islands as a quality tourist destination.
Every year thousands of visitors from all around the world enjoy these nature spots and its top rate hotel offer.
Playa Blanca has numerous hotel resorts, apartments, villas and bungalows that have been recently built and have top quality facilities.
Leisure and entertainment offer with numerous excursions and sports modalities to put into practice; Shopping centres; Pubs and discos for night lovers and varied gastronomy with numerous theme restaurants.
It also has a 7km long seafront promenade which means it is always in touch with the sea and its surroundings, to be fully enjoyed.
It also has a commercial port that joins the islands of Lanzarote and Fuerteventura in just 15 minutes, and the top class, exclusive “Marina Rubicón”.