Timanfaya National Park in Lanzarote

The Timanfaya National Park also known as the Fire Mountains is one of the exciting tours to include in the list of the things to do while in the southern part of Lanzarote Island.

Timanfaya National Park

This park is just more than a conventional national park. This is because it has a landscape that was formed from the volcanic activities on this island. It is a unique and surprising park at the same time.

Timanfaya National Park Lanzarote

In other news, you don’t have to worry about the lava smacking your face. These are volcanoes that have not erupted since the early 1800s.

✦ The Highlights of the Timanfaya National Park

✦ The Camel Ride

Camel Ride in the Timanfaya Lanzarote

This camel ride offers a very unique way of exploring the landscapes of this national park while on the back of the camel.

Generally, riding a friendly camel is an experience that you are likely to enjoy and remember it for a long period of time. This is great for the whole family

✦ Volcanoes of Timanfaya

Timanfaya National Park

This is a tour trip that is done by the use of the coaches into the Timanfaya National Park. This is because the visitors are not allowed to walk into the park to preserve it.

Nevertheless, you will enjoy the views of the park from the tour bus which equipped with an audio guide.

✦ Geothermal Demonstration

Geothermal Demonstration in The Fire Mountains Lanzarote

In this demonstration, cold water is poured into the soil that is in hot temperatures. And it immediately gashes out while hot and in vapor, with a loud voice. This will make you admire the mother nature.

Geothermal Demonstration in The Fire Mountains Lanzarote

Then some dried stalks of grains are put into a hole where they turn into a flame showing the heat from a volcano.

The Fire Mountains Lanzarote

✦ Cooking Food With The Natural Heat

El Diablo Restaurant in Timanfaya National Park  Lanzarote

This is another mind-blowing experience on this tour. The El Diablo restaurant uses the natural heat from the ground to prepare meals for visitors in the park.

You can enjoy your meal, of course at price, while enjoying the panoramic view of the park.

✦ Some Tips For The Timanfaya National Park

Timanfaya National Park
  • Try to visit this place a little bit early in the morning
  • You can also do it a part of an organized tour
  • There are different companies that offer organized tours, so consult your tour operator for more information
  • You can also rent a car and explore the island
Fire Mountains Lanzarote