Lanzarote is the northernmost and easternmost island of the Canary archipelago. Although its surface area does not exceed 800 sq km. The diversity of its landscapes atracts the eye.
The volcanic eruptions of the 18 th and 19 th centuries have given it a spectacular appearance of singular form and beauty. White-sanded beaches and Transparent waters are to be found beside strange and unusual landscape, formed by volcanic grottos, lakes of lava and craters.
Certificate number: BDT 001/2015 RTI
In order to increase the positive effect of tourism on the 17 UN SDG, the Responsible Tourism Institute creates the "Adhesion to the Commitment of the Destination". This process is the first step towards the sustainability that a tourist entity or company can adopt. Tourism sustainability is a path, let us do it together.ADHERE TO THE COMMITMENT OF THE DESTINATION Lanzarote
Lanzarote is pure geology, underwater and moonlike sites, crystal clear waters, thirsty lands, palms' oasis, it is harmonic life of man and nature. Undoubtedly a land of contrasts.
It is the easternmost island of the Canary Islands, it is identified by the great amount of volcanoes that cover it due to the great volcanic activity of the early XVIII century.
Lanzarote is located at a distance of 1,000 km of the Iberian Peninsula and 140 of the African coast.
It has an area of 845.93 km. and a population of 135,000 inhabitants.
In the north of the island are the smaller islets and islands of La Graciosa, Alegranza, Montaña Clara, Roque del Este and Roque del Oeste.
Lanzarote has the Timanfaya National Park and is under the protection of Reserve of the Biosphere by Unesco. It is also an island full of culture. Six other tourist centres dedicated to visitors and more than 15 museums and art galleries supports the quality of its land and coasts.
An eternal spring, the average annual temperature is 21 º C, adorns each day the blue sky of Lanzarote and in the evening, the sky is dyed in the clear light of the moonshine.
13th July 2017The 19 and 20 of October, Lanzarote will become the global epicenter of Sustainable Tourism
18th January 2016The Responsible Tourism Institute and Lanzarote in FITUR 2016