3.Playa Blanca coast walk to Punta del Papagao and Playa Caleta del Congrio, Lanzarote

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A 6 mile circular coastal walk starting from the eastern edge of Playa Blanca, Lanzarote

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The beach at Avenide Maritima. The path goes up the hill at the far end of the beach

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Avenide Maritima, looking inland.

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Looking back at Avenide Maritima, Playa Blanca, from the top of the cliff

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Fuerteventura in the distance

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Not everything is modern holiday homes

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The walk follows the beaches and cliffs to the East of Playa Blanca

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Occasional spiny shrubs

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Prickly Pear

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Playa Mujures

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In places it is possible to walk from beach to beach at the edge of the sea at low tide.

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Fish in a rock pool

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There are a series of small sandy coves between the rock walls

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Playa de Papagayo is a popular destination -  tourists arrive by sea taxi from Playa Blanca

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Looking back along the coastline towards Playa Blanca from Punta de Papagayo

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Looking East at Playa Caleta del Congrio

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Playa Caleta del Congrio

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Punta del Papagayo

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The coastline further East gets more rugged

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We walked backa quite direct route over the peninsular - dry low scrub or just gravel.

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