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Puerto del Carmen Nature & adventure

Our most recommended Puerto del Carmen Nature & adventure

Lanzarote: 2.5-Hour Sunset and Dolphins Cruise

1. Lanzarote: 2.5-Hour Sunset and Dolphins Cruise

Commence your sunset tour of Lanzarote at 18:00 in the summer season (April - October) or 16:00 during the winter season (November - March) with pick-up from your accommodation. Hop aboard an air-conditioned bus and travel to the Marina Puerto del Carmen in the Old Town harbor.  Climb aboard the modern "Biosfera Jet" boat get panoramic views of the coast as you go in search of dolphins frolicking in the water. Look for whales and other marine mammals in their natural habitat, and get detailed information about the cetaceans from the expert crew. Benefit from a trip with a high percentage of success spotting the wildlife. Then, watch the sunset over the ocean as you sip Champagne and nibble on complimentary pastries. Sail back to Puerto del Carmen, where a shuttle bus will be waiting to take you back to your hotel.

Lanzarote: Day Trip to the Papagayo Beaches by Catamaran

2. Lanzarote: Day Trip to the Papagayo Beaches by Catamaran

Set sail along the Costa de Papagayo on a catamaran cruise from Lanzarote. Sample a traditional Spanish paella, enjoy a welcome mojito, try out fun water sports, and help yourself to drinks from the open bar. Be picked up at your resort and transferred to the port in Puerto del Carmen to board the Lineas Romero sailing catamaran. Be welcomed with a refreshing Mojito cocktail and a tapa and receive a short introduction from the experienced crew. Sail to the southern tip of Lanzarote, making your way to the Costa de Papagayo, where the beaches are golden and the natural environment is still untouched. Drop anchor and enjoy plenty of free time to soak up the sunshine and try out the many water sports on offer. Tuck into a delicious lunch on board, consisting of a traditional Spanish paella, pasta and tomato sauce, and a fresh fruit bar. Relax on board as you sail back to port and take in the dramatic evening views. On arrival, the bus will be waiting to take you back to your resort.

Puerto del Carmen: Snorkeling Trip with Dive Instructor

3. Puerto del Carmen: Snorkeling Trip with Dive Instructor

Enjoy a fun time during your holidays and come snorkelling in Lanzarote. Put your wetsuit, mask and fins on and off you go. Snorkelling is suitable for anybody that likes to be in the water. Come on your own or bring friends & family. During the briefing your guide will introduce you how to use the snorkelling equipment correctly and be safe in the water. You will learn, what kind of marine life you can see in the Atlantic and how to make the best out of your day. Once everybody is dressed you will enter the water from the shore and get started. Whilst staying within a small group your guide will assist you and help you spotting lots of coulourful fish and amazing critters. For about one hour you will float around on the surface and follow the fish. You will be surprised, how easy and relaxing snorkelling can be, after learning a few simple tricks. The wetsuit will keep you warm, which makes snorkelling also possible during winter times. Also it helps you to float on the surface. When coming out of the water, cookies are waiting for you. Have a chat with your guide and the rest of the group and enjoy a little break with a fantastic sea view before heading back. Snorkelling is all about exploring the marine life and the clear and blue waters of the Atlantic from the surface. You will be suprised how relaxing it actually is to float and follow the fish. Also it is a great alternative in case you are not much into scuba diving yet. Even if it's your first time, no worries, your instructor is always ready to help you. The snorkeling program is an introductory experience, not a certification course. The price includes the snorkel equipment, insurance, and guide.

Puerto Del Carmen: Try Scuba Diving Experience with 2 Dives

4. Puerto Del Carmen: Try Scuba Diving Experience with 2 Dives

Discover the magical world of colourful fish and living reefs in crystal clear warm blue waters. Dive into a whole new world with instruction from someone you can trust. Learn from a professional diver and explore the magical world below the water. You will meet at the dive centre where a diving professional will teach you everything you need to know and, under their guidance, learn the skills you need to enjoy this first experience underwater. There is a maximum of two divers per instructor. After an instructional session, head to the dive site, assemble the scuba equipment and perform safety checks. Then, at your own pace, enter the water to explore the underwater world of Lanzarote. For the first dive, you'll descend to a maximum depth of just 6 metres to gain confidence with 30 to 40 minutes in the water. When you have completed your dive, you can take a break and have a snack to prepare yourself to take your second dive. This time dive to a maximum of 12 metres with plenty of time to see sea life. At the end of the day take home a diving diploma as proof of your new skills!

Lanzarote: 3-Hour Guided Ninja Buggy Experience

5. Lanzarote: 3-Hour Guided Ninja Buggy Experience

Glide along the dusty trails of Lanzarote's countryside on this 3-hour ninja buggy experience. Explore the island's rich countryside with guidance from an expert instructor. Start your tour with an introduction to the sport from your instructor and learn how to handle the buggy. Then, head for the quiet dusty trails outside the city for a scenic ride. Explore off-road tracks that offer beautiful views of the island's countryside as well as the freedom to glide at high speeds. Share this thrilling experience with a partner in the two-seater buggy.

Puerto del Carmen: Try Scuba Diving (Single Dive)

6. Puerto del Carmen: Try Scuba Diving (Single Dive)

Discover the magical world of colorful fish and living reefs in crystal clear warm blue waters. Dive into a whole new world with instruction from someone you can trust. SSI (Scuba Schools International) is one of the largest, most trusted, internationally respected and recognized training agencies in the world today. Meet at the dive center where an SSI Dive Professional will teach you everything you need to know and, under their guidance, learn the skills you need to enjoy this first experience underwater, with a maximum of 2 divers per instructor. Head to the dive site, assemble the scuba equipment and perform safety checks. Then, at your own pace, enter the water to explore the underwater world of Lanzarote. Descend to a maximum depth of just 6 meters on your 2 to 3-hour tour, with 30 to 40 minutes in the water. When you have completed your dive, pick up your diploma!

Puerto del Carmen: Stand-Up Paddle Board Rental

7. Puerto del Carmen: Stand-Up Paddle Board Rental

We will either meet in our centre or directly at Playa Chica, we will confirm on booking. We want you to enjoy the experience and so we begin with some instruction from our trained staff on how to get aboard the SUP board and how to navigate, also any rules about rights of way to other sea traffic. Then, enjoy your time along our beautiful coastline. Including instruction, you'll have 90 minutes to enjoy the SUP experience. When you have booked, we'll ask for your sizes (height in cm, weight in kg) so that we can provide you with a wetsuit of the right size (shorty wetsuit for summer or full wetsuit for winter) for your experience.

Puerto del Carmen : Catamaran Trip with Water Sports

8. Puerto del Carmen : Catamaran Trip with Water Sports

Board a shared or private catamaran in Puerto del Carmen and head to Playa Quemada. Sit back and relax as you admire the scenic views and enjoy drinks and snacks. Take the opportunity to enjoy snorkeling, standup paddleboarding, kayaking, or more extreme watersports like donuting. Depart from Puerto del Carmen and pass through Puerto Calero on your way to Playa Quemada, enjoying the unique beauty of the Lanzarote coast along the way. Once moored, savor seasonal fruits, cheese, and sausages along with a selection of drinks. Enjoy sunbathing, swimming, snorkeling, or head out on a kayak or standup paddleboard. One of the activity provider's fast boats will follow behind so thrillseekers can use the banana or donut boat as well.

Puerto del Carmen: 2 Dives with Gear for Certified Divers

9. Puerto del Carmen: 2 Dives with Gear for Certified Divers

Meet your guide in the morning at the dive center in Puerto del Carmen and load up in the van for the transfer to the RIB speedboat. The skipper will decide based on the water and weather conditions which spots are best for the day's dives.  Feel confident with the help of a diving guide and a diving group of no more than 4 divers per guide. Be in a group with others of the same certification level for your safety and enjoyment. Take in the wonders of the biosphere reserve where the majority of the subaquatic flora and fauna is protected. Glide through these waters which holds the only remaining stable population of Angel Shark (squatina squatina). Use high-quality Cressi equipment which is replaced each year for the comfort and safety of those diving. Choose to stay at the beach at the end of your dives or transfer in the van back to the dive center to fill out your dive log. 

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What people are saying about Puerto del Carmen

Overall rating

4.7 / 5

based on 18 reviews

Had a fantastic day today with the the team at Atlantis Dive Centre, Lanzarote. Our instructor Graizka was very patient and the ultimate professional with my son Matthew (aged 10 ) and myself aged 60:) . I never thought diving would be so much fun and cannot wait until the next opportunity.We felt 100% safe at all times and would highly recommend booking your diving experience with Atlantis Lanzarote

We did this activity on New Year’s Eve our guides were super professional and we saw dolphins! Lots of them. The sunset was lovely. Kudos to Pedro who did everything possible for the experience to be great. He is an amazing guide.

Again, the organization was perfect. From pickup to return. Great sunset, great hosts. There was still time for a birthday boy to be serenaded!

Great trip. We saw sooo many dolphins. Cakes and champagne were also very tasty!

Great diving point and professional staff, also friendly. Top experience