Puerto Calero in Lanzarote
Overview of Puerto Calero, Lanzarote
Puerto Calero (also known as Costa Calero) is the quietest resort on the whole of Lanzarote offering some stunning views and some of the best harbours on the Island. It is located only a few kilometres from Puerto del Carmen, but is a world away in style and atmosphere. The harbour (also known as Millionaires Harbour) which opened in 1989, has been host to boats and yachts worth up to and over 10 Million euros. Puerto Calero has grown in recent years and become one of the Island's more exclusive neighbourhoods. This factor along with the luxury hotels that have been built there, mean that the area has become popular as a holiday resort in its own right, even though it doesn't have a beach. Book cheap flights to Lanzarote with Jet2.com for fabulous breaks away in the Canary Islands.
There is a main walk way along the harbour which is filled with shops and restaurants. This is a perfect place for people to visit who want to relax, enjoy good food and treat themselves whilst taking in amazing views.
Things to do in Puerto Calero, Lanzarote
This is a great day out for the whole family as you join the huge variety of marine life under the water in their natural habitat. A tour guide will talk you through the dive as you get up close and personal with the fish from behind your very own viewing portal.
Glass bottomed boats
If you want to see the sea life without joining them, then head to one of the many places along the coast that offer excursions on a glass bottomed boat. You can see fish, reefs and even dolphins as you take a leisurely trip which is bound to thrill adults and children alike. For a break away in the fantastic Canary Islands, book a cheap flight online with Jet2.com the low cost airline.
Water sports in Lanzarote
Head to Puerto Calero for sailing where you can catch a ride or hire a yacht yourself or visit the areas of Famara and La Santa locations so fantastic for surfing that they are known as the Hawaii of Europe.
Whale and Dolphin museum
The Museo de Cataceos de Canarias, or Whales and Dolphins Museum is located in Puerto Calero's attractive marina space. The museum explores the evolution of whales and dolphins in detail through life sized reproduction models, skeleton collections, sounds and interactive displays, photographs and biological samples - a must for adults and children alike.
The array of shops in Puerto Calero is not vast, but you will find some very nice boutiques alongside souvenir shops which are more up market than in the other resorts of Lanzarote.
As ever, sunshine, restaurants and bars are in abundance. Puerto Calero is an exclusive resort in Lanzarote offering many activities. Find cheap flights to Lanzarote with Jet2.com, for a break in Puerto Calero.