As we said in a previous post, Teguise will be in 2020
on the list of the most beautiful villages of Spain. That’s why, in Canarian Transfer, we go ahead to show you the best places in Teguise.
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Places to see in Teguise
The Villa Real of Teguise is the full name of Teguise,
the widest district of Lanzarote. The
Villa was historically very important, as it was the capital of the island for
more than two centuries. Nowadays it shows its great state of preservation of
the beautiful cultural, artistic and architectonic heritage achieved when it
was the capital. That’s why the old quarter deserves a visit, it has been
declared a historical-artistic architectural complex.
Walking thorough the old city
Sometimes having a quiet walk is enough to enjoy the
essence of a place. It’s what happen while exploring the old city: a pleasure
for the senses.
This is what happens when you walk through the old
part of the town: a delight for the senses. Its cobblestone streets and
perfectly preserved white facades invite you to get lost in the village.
Teguise makes visitors fall in love with its stately
homes, such as Casa Perdomo, Casa Consistorial, Casa Museo Marqués de Herrera y
Rojas or Casa Spínola.
The Timple House Museum deserves
special mention. It is a multifunctional space that acts as a study centre, a
cultural space and a museum. Here you can enjoy a wide range of timples, a
musical instrument typical of the Canary Islands.
Santa Bárbara Castle
This castle is the oldest military construction on
Lanzarote that has lasted over time. Sancho de Herrera built it in the 16th
century in a strategic defensive position.
When he lost its main function, he fell into
abandonment until the 1960s. Since then, conservation works allowed it to
remain standing today. It also houses the Piracy Museum.
Among the places to see in Teguise, there are several
religious buildings, such as the Church of Miraflores, the Convent of Santo
Domingo, the Hermitage of Veracruz and the Church of Nuestra Señora de
Shopping Tourism in Teguise
You can not miss in this list the
Sunday this quiet town becomes full of life with its market, which attracts
tourists and locals to shopping in a lively atmosphere.
Other places to visit near the village of
In addition to that we mentioned,
there are other places nearby that are well worth a visit. This is the case of the Cactus Garden, El Patio Agricultural Museum, the Aloe Vera
Museum and the César Manrique Foundation.
The truth is that Lanzarote is a whole world to
discover and offers thousands of interesting alternatives for all types of
In Canarian Transfer we want you to enjoy the island
and that's why we offer you the best tours in Lanzarote. And to let you enjoy
your time we also organize your transfers from the airport. What are you waiting for coming
to the treasure island?