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Montana Roja

Playa Blanca, Lanzarote, Spain
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USD 53.54*
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Lanzarote Timanfaya and Playa Blanca Day Trip from Fuerteventura
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USD 47.32*
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Northern Lanzarote Day Trip
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  • Average6%
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“worth the climb” (42 reviews)
“extinct volcano” (37 reviews)
“walk up” (37 reviews)
Playa Blanca, Lanzarote, Spain
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were staying adjacent to the bottom of Mount Rojas so we decided to climb one morning! Wow! A 30 minute steady but very easy climb to the edge of the caldera then a good 30 minutes or so to walk round the top. Simply...More

Thank kaybean
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We hired bikes and cycled to the bottom of the mountain. It looked like it may take us a couple of hours but we managed to walk around the whole thing In an hour. Wear comfy shoes , take water and take a jumper or...More

1  Thank Vee K
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went up on a cloudy morning...wouldn’t have been pleasant in the heat! The walk is fairly easy, and could be made easier if one drove and parked near the mast....as we walked from the road and that was quite steep. Really do not attempt...More

Thank smallasapeanut
Reviewed 1 week ago

Well worth the walk for the great views of Playa Blanca and the chance to look down into the crater of a volcano - not something you can do in most holiday resorts!

Thank AndrewDF
Reviewed 1 week ago

Montana Roja is close to the beaches of Playa Blanca and worth for a visit. We approached the mountain from the West side, where you can easily find a path to the top.

Thank mustikka2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing views from the top .... It's like being on the surface of the moon . Well worth the effort . Like everyone says wear runners ,bring water and your camera , go early morn or late afternoon so not too hot . Take your...More

Thank revitupbetty
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went mid morning on a hot day, but it was ok, and certainly did not feel in need of water, the views were good and it was nice to see the layout of the town from above. My only recommendation would be to wear...More

Thank GuildfordLilly
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From Lanzasur Club hotel you can walk to, up, around and back down to Lanzasur in 2hours. The views when at the top of Montana Roja are fantastic and when the sky is clear you can see for miles. You can walk around the outside...More

Thank Oranged
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

best views on the island of the island - and not overly commercialized so nice to stop and enjoy the panoramas in all directions

Thank JLM3080
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I decided to take a walk up to the top of the volcano and wasn't disappointed. There are signs on the surrounding streets pointing you in the direction of the paths leading up to the top which was helpfull. The walk up on a stoney...More

3  Thank Jonathan C
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Simone D
30 December 2017|
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Response from mtweld | Reviewed this property |
suitable clothing and water and it shouldn't pose a problem
10 September 2017|
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Response from 65carolg | Reviewed this property |
Amongst residential area but near water park by mobile phone mast
Melanie H
8 November 2016|
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Response from swivena | Reviewed this property |
We walked up and around. Didn't see any monuments sorry. Lots of stones in piles . People's names written in stones.