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A must do. We hired a car and parked in Lajares, leave the town going past the football ground and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Leicester, United Kingdom
Great volcanic area with fantastic view

Nice path to the vulcanic area. We went with fat e bikes and then we walk to the summit. There are... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Lajares, La Oliva, Fuerteventura, Spain
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All reviews ground squirrels viewing platform be aware nice walk camel ride easy walk volcano crater nice view small kids walk starts football ground worth a trip left hand side amazing views path chipmunks hondo
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A must do. We hired a car and parked in Lajares, leave the town going past the football ground and as you leave the built up area park the car. It was best to go early morning as the area was almost deserted, I think...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank NigelM63
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Nice path to the vulcanic area. We went with fat e bikes and then we walk to the summit. There are many squirrels asking for food. You should bring some nuts or something similar to feed them. Great experience. Must see

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 800janik
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hired a car whilst on holiday nearby and decided to do this walk as a last minute thing before returning the car. The parking is limited and not organised so be aware. Path is loose gravel/scree but ok otherwise. The walk up is lovely with...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 969bridgetf
Reviewed January 4, 2019 via mobile

It’s a beautiful volcano crater. It’s around 40-60 minutes walk from the village. If you go through right hand side walk it’s much easier but if you like hiking through mountains you can use left hand side but be careful as it’s a bit steep...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank PawelS380
Reviewed December 29, 2018 via mobile

It was a very good for morning trek. Parking by the roadside, had 40 min walk uphill and ~ 40 min return. Refreshing, good first time life experience to see volcanic crater.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank PramodP0
Reviewed December 23, 2018 via mobile

You have very nice views all you walking. It takes you 1h to be ob top. Good example of old vulcano, it was a little bit windy but is normal for canarians and December. Walk is for everyone, kid and older people.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 154masap
Reviewed December 16, 2018

Well marked out walks and paths up to the crater. Make sure you wear solid shoes with good tread as the scree is quite slippery and it is easy to lose your footing. It's definitely worth the walk up and doesn't take too long. I...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mavis57
Reviewed October 4, 2018

Not the most difficult of walks but at least you can say you’ve done it. If temperature high do first thing. We did it around 10.30 in 29C and got a little warm! Top part is a little tricky but nothing the four year old...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Tracey C
Reviewed October 3, 2018

This is a fantastic trail starting just outside Lajares on the road to Majanicho to the top of Calderon Hondo, one of the many extinct volcanos on Fuerteventura. Sturdy shoes are needed, but the trail is walkable by most ages and abilities. From the top,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank neilwheel
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

This is quite an easy walk for all the family - best to wear shoes/trainers as it's rocky in places. From the car park just up the road towards Majanicho past the football ground the well laid out path winds up to a viewing platform...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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