Volcano el Cuervo in Lanzarote. Lanzarote: the best activities to do
is a volcanic island, which is known as the island of the volcanos for its
structure and special appearance. In Canarian
Transfer we would like to introduce you one of the most
unmissable places for who loves volcanology: the volcano El Cuervo in Lanzarote.
Why visiting the volcano El Cuervo in Lanzarote
if there are different interesting volcanos, El Cuervo in Lanzarote is one of
the most accessible. On the other hand, its beauty is very appealing to the
visitor. Walking all around it is a very nice experience.
How to reach the volcano El Cuervo
best way to arrive there, it’s by car. There’s a parkig by the route that goes
from La Geria to Mancha Blanca.
parked the car, the visitor will find a circular path well delimited and with
different informative signs. It’s important not to forget that for security
reasons, it’s forbidden to leave the path.
Following the indications of the signs, in
bit more than 3 Km, it’ s possible to arrive to the caldera.
if the distance could seems to be big, the itinerary is comfortable thanks to
A special landscape
lot of people compare Lanzarote with Mars because its landscapes are very wild.
Discovering the volcano is, without any doubt, the best experience you can live
sight from the parking is already incredible. A mantle of volcanic ash where
strong lichens, tabaibas, verodes and tabobos have been made accompanies up to
the entrance to the crater.
Once there, the sensations are
overwhelming. On one hand, the impressive views of La Geria.
On the other side, the vision of all the
geological structures left by the volcanoes in each eruption. From
lava fields or malpaís, passing by the volcanic cones and the view of
several nearby craters. Finally, the range of colors
provided by the different minerals in the area . Totally a delight to the
Inside the crater
Unlike other volcanoes, you can visit inside the crater of the Volcano El Cuervo in
Lanzarote. When you reach the crater's edge, a path goes between two mountains
with a slight slope.
Once inside, you can see the remains of a
lava lake that temporarily filled the space. Later, it overflowed, dragging
part of the crater wall.
As a result, there were remains of rocks
scattered throughout the terrain, as well as the marks of the different heights
that the lava reached when the crater was filled.
The Volcano El Cuervo is one of the most
important sites left by the different eruptions that Lanzarote suffered in the
past. From Canarian Transfer we want you to discover these and many
other nice things about the island.
That's why we would like to give you the best transfers and the best excursions so that you do not lose detail. We wait for you!