Montana Roja, Playa Blanca

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Created by a long-ago coastal eruption, Montana Roja looms 171 m (561 ft) over the far southern coast of Lanzarote, providing spectacular views of the glimmering Atlantic. The 166-hectare (410-acre) reserve surrounding the red volcano includes Leocadio Machado and La Tejita beaches--each of which runs for 3 km (1.8 mi)--salt water pools, and wetlands frequented by various bird species. The Spanish government has declared the area a special nature reserve, so do your part to help preserve its pristine character. Using our online itinerary creator, Playa Blanca attractions like Montana Roja can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Decided to walk up here on our last morning seeing as were staying in a villa at the bottom of the hill!! I was so glad I did. The walk to the top is not that testing as long as you have proper footwe...  more »
  • We walked around a bit to get to the top of Montana Roja though it was worth it. Got to the top takes your breath away, even for the great photos you can take. It pulls a lot of wind and it's cold but worth it.
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  • Great walk up the mountain, I found it quite steep to begin with although it was also very windy! Amazing views once you get to the top!  more »
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