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Very cool for children

My children did it and they enjoy it a lot and said it was a marvelous experience. Perhaps it was... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jose Miguel H
The kids enjoyed it!

£12 per camel so it cost us £24 for 1 adult, 2 teens and an 8 year old. The ride lasted between... read more

Reviewed June 6, 2018
Kristyrose2
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Calle Triana 38, 35500 Arrecife, Lanzarote, Spain
+34 928 81 17 62
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We rode the camels as part of a day trip. It was a lovely idea and only €6 each. Our guide told us the camels were well cared for and only worked half a day so that made us happy. They appeared healthy and their...More

Thank Ruth A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Traveled by tour with a truly cat in the hat guide to the Volcanic plains. As we arrived we had the option to ride the camels or hit the museum. About a fivth of us choose to ride them. They were all lined up and...More

1  Thank Catherine F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Another stop off on my 'Grand Tour' coach trip - pulled up in the coach to find probably around 50 or so Camels waiting to take people on fairly short rides over the volcanic dunes etc...... I've been on one before and had a naff...More

Thank Looie1954
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me my partner and 2 sons (4&11) enjoyed the experience of a camel ride.not too expensive and a nice memory to have

Thank Kelly T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My children did it and they enjoy it a lot and said it was a marvelous experience. Perhaps it was little short in time .

Thank Jose Miguel H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went with a short south island tour camels seemed happy and well looked after ( not that im an expert on camels) but was told by our tour leader that there are specific rules they have to follow and must have breaks etc. €6...More

1  Thank waynelewis01
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Lanzarote is approximately 78 miles from Africa covering 845 square miles. The island has a kind of moon-like look due to the extensive lava fields - beautiful and desolate. On Lanzarote I had my first camel ride. It was great!!

Thank geovaughnni
Reviewed June 6, 2018 via mobile

£12 per camel so it cost us £24 for 1 adult, 2 teens and an 8 year old. The ride lasted between 20-30 mins The man leading the camels offered to take people’s phones/cameras to take photos at the top of the hill which was...More

2  Thank Kristyrose2
Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

Camels are tied together with a chain and they just have few centimeters between them...they are treated as if they were "slaves". It is incredible that such terrible businesses are still allowed in 2018. Please avoide to incentivate animals cruelty

Thank Lorenzo d
Reviewed May 6, 2018

you cannot overlook how the dromedaries are chained together and all have chicken wire muzzles. Sure, it's done to prevent them of biting or spitting at you but I thought it looked too pitiful for words. There must be a better and more humane way...More

Thank Marion W
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Paulina P
June 13, 2018|
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Response from Kristyrose2 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we just paid when we arrived 😊 if you go early you won’t have to queue with the coaches full of day trippers!
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any day, they are every day
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Donna J
April 13, 2018|
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Response from Gill T | Reviewed this property |
Camels can carry a lot of weight, around 350-400lbs and more. My son is a big lad and he went on no problem. Any weight descepancy is evened out by the handler with sandbags. Hope this helps.
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