Add dates

Lanzarote Water sports

Our most recommended Lanzarote Water sports

Lanzarote: Day Trip to the Papagayo Beaches by Catamaran

1. Lanzarote: Day Trip to the Papagayo Beaches by Catamaran

Set sail along the Costa de Papagayo on a catamaran cruise from Lanzarote. Sample a traditional Spanish paella, enjoy a welcome mojito, try out fun water sports, and help yourself to drinks from the open bar. Be picked up at your resort and transferred to the port in Puerto del Carmen to board the Lineas Romero sailing catamaran. Be welcomed with a refreshing Mojito cocktail and a tapa and receive a short introduction from the experienced crew. Sail to the southern tip of Lanzarote, making your way to the Costa de Papagayo, where the beaches are golden and the natural environment is still untouched. Drop anchor and enjoy plenty of free time to soak up the sunshine and try out the many water sports on offer. Tuck into a delicious lunch on board, consisting of a traditional Spanish paella, pasta and tomato sauce, and a fresh fruit bar. Relax on board as you sail back to port and take in the dramatic evening views. On arrival, the bus will be waiting to take you back to your resort.

La Graciosa: Island Cruise with Lunch and Water Activities

2. La Graciosa: Island Cruise with Lunch and Water Activities

Cruise the coast of La Graciosa on a guided catamaran sailing excursion with stops to swim and relax. Enjoy local lunch and take in the views from the boat. Start your day with pickup from the main tourist resorts in Lanzarote and head to the northern village of Órzola.  Board an express ferry to La Graciosa island at the port of Caleta del Sebo. Explore Caleta de Sebo during some free time before enjoying a welcome mojito on the catamaran. After cruising for a while with free WiFi for your connectivity needs, drop anchor at French Beach. Enjoy a refreshing swim and try some of the water activities, like snorkeling and kayaking.  Sit down for a traditional Spanish paella and fresh fruit lunch on board. Make use of the bar’s unlimited draft beer, sangria, soft drinks, and water. Learn about the area from your local guide. Return with a brief stop in La Graciosa.

Lanzarote: 1.5-Hour Dolphin Watching Mini Cruise

3. Lanzarote: 1.5-Hour Dolphin Watching Mini Cruise

Climb aboard the "Biosfera Jet" fast boat and sail along the west coast of Lanzarote from Puerto del Carmen marina. Get a quick briefing about the trip and safety issues before you set off. Then, look for dolphins, whales and other marine species with the help of the crew and binoculars. Listen to detailed information about the different species of cetaceans you will encounter, along with other technical and historic information to ensure a complete and unique experience. Take in the views of the coast, and then relax with a swim and snorkel with the aquatic wildlife of the Atlantic Ocean. 

Lanzarote: Jet Ski Tour with Hotel Pickup

4. Lanzarote: Jet Ski Tour with Hotel Pickup

Get your heart pumping with a thrilling jet ski ride along the Lanzarote coast. Choose from 3 different routes, see fascinating rock formations, and enjoy panoramic views of the coast. Start with a pickup from your hotel and be taken to the meeting point. Get set up with your wetsuit and a life jacket. Make your way to the boat and set sail from the harbor. Receive a safety briefing and guidelines on how to use your jet ski safely before letting the fun begin. Follow your expert guide out onto the open water. Enjoy the fantastic views of the coastline of Lanzarote. Admire the beautiful beaches and rugged volcanic rock formations as you ride across the waves. Depending on your time chosen, see areas such as Playa Quemada, Punta Grande, and Las Coloradas. Then make your way back to port, change out of your wetsuit, and be taken back to your hotel. Choose from the following routes: Playa Quemada Route (40-minute ride)Route: Puerto del Carmen - Barranco del Quíquere - Puerto Calero - Playa Quemada and return.Navigate along the coast of Lanzarote towards the virgin beaches of Playa Quemada. Papagayo Route (1-hour ride)Route: Puerto del Carmen- Puerto Calero - Playa Quemada - Papagayo beaches and return.Navigate through the volcanic coast of Lanzarote towards the most golden, paradisiacal sandy beaches of the island. South Route (2-hour ride)Route: Puerto del Carmen-Playa Honda- El Cable- Arrecife and return.Sail along the coast of Lanzarote to the beaches of Las Coloradas including Papagayo beach.

Lanzarote: Kayak and Snorkelling at Papagayo Beach

5. Lanzarote: Kayak and Snorkelling at Papagayo Beach

Begin the activity with a safety introduction from the staff and learn the best techniques for kayaking through the water. Once you’re ready, start kayaking towards Papagayo Beach. During the journey you’ll take some stops to rest and take pictures, and the guide will explain some history and geography of the area. Upon arrival at Papagayo Beach, stop to relax with a picnic of various snacks. Take the opportunity to swim and snorkel in the turquoise blue waters. Take another break on the beautiful beach before kayaking back to the starting point.

Lanzarote: Adults-Only Sailing Trip to Papagayo with Lunch

6. Lanzarote: Adults-Only Sailing Trip to Papagayo with Lunch

Set sail from Puerto Calero to the golden beaches of Papagayo. On route you can take part in a little yoga or just relax and enjoy the view of the dramatic Lanzarote coastline. Keep an eye out for dolphins, whales, or flying fish. Drop anchor in a sheltered bay so you can explore the marine life in crystal clear water. Borrow the snorkeling equipment and go for a leisurely swim and snorkel. You'll be drawn back on board by the aromas of lunch. The cook will serve up a delicious hot pasta meal with a vegetarian sauce, together with salad, cheese and bread, and Canarian potatoes. Then plenty of time to relax on board, listen to some great music, and talk to fellow guests or the crew. On route back to Calero the crew will show you how to tie knots or you can take the helm. If you prefer, simply relax with a drink in hand to end a perfect day.

Lanzarote: Half-Day Chill Out Cruise at Papagayo Beach

7. Lanzarote: Half-Day Chill Out Cruise at Papagayo Beach

Laze in the sun and take a dip in the sea on a half-day cruise to the magnificent beaches of the Costa de Papagayo on Lanzarote’s southwest coast. Depart from the harbor of Playa Blanca, and cruise along the coast to discover breathtaking beaches. Once anchored in front of a calm cove, put on your snorkel mask and swim among a colorful array of sea life. Enjoy crystal clear waters for maximum visibility. Try to stand up on a paddleboard, or dare the pirate plank on the upper deck! So much activity will make you hungry. Luckily, the boat is a floating restaurant where you can order from a delicious meat barbecue of ribs, sausages, and beef fillets, served with salad and potatoes, and plenty of sangria (or soft drinks for the kids) to wash it all down.

Puerto Del Carmen: Try Scuba Diving Experience with 2 Dives

8. Puerto Del Carmen: Try Scuba Diving Experience with 2 Dives

Discover the magical world of colourful fish and living reefs in crystal clear warm blue waters. Dive into a whole new world with instruction from someone you can trust. Learn from a professional diver and explore the magical world below the water. You will meet at the dive centre where a diving professional will teach you everything you need to know and, under their guidance, learn the skills you need to enjoy this first experience underwater. There is a maximum of two divers per instructor. After an instructional session, head to the dive site, assemble the scuba equipment and perform safety checks. Then, at your own pace, enter the water to explore the underwater world of Lanzarote. For the first dive, you'll descend to a maximum depth of just 6 metres to gain confidence with 30 to 40 minutes in the water. When you have completed your dive, you can take a break and have a snack to prepare yourself to take your second dive. This time dive to a maximum of 12 metres with plenty of time to see sea life. At the end of the day take home a diving diploma as proof of your new skills!

Lanzarote: Tandem Paragliding

9. Lanzarote: Tandem Paragliding

Explore Lanzarote from the birds eye and fly over the unique, volcanic landscape. Due to the mild climate and all season fresh winds, Lanzarote offers optimal flying conditions. Experience a soundless tandem paraglider that allows you to truly take in the view. Arrive at the launch site and put on your harness and helmet. After the necessary safety check and detailed briefing, make your first few steps and feel the air lift your wings and take off. Soar over the natural cliffs and landscape, taking in a truly unattainable perspective. Feel at ease with a smoothe transition from flight to landing, and see Lanzarote from above.

Lanzarote: Tandem Paragliding Flight Over Lanzarote

10. Lanzarote: Tandem Paragliding Flight Over Lanzarote

See Lanzarote from above on a tandem paragliding flight. Let your pilot take care of the steering duties while you admire views over the ocean and check out the island's volcanic landscapes from above. Choose between a relaxed flight or choose an option designed for thrillseekers. Set off on a tandem paragliding experience and take in views of Lanzarote, the easternmost of the Canary Islands, from a new perspective. As you fly through the air, enjoy the island's varied landscapes including lava flows, beaches, and the surrounding ocean. Enjoy the sensation of soaring through the sky and the sense of freedom that comes with this sport. Chose between two options. The standard option is a relaxed and gentle flight. Those who want to take things up a gear can feel an adrenaline rush by selecting the "Rollercoaster" option that includes more advanced maneuvers.

  • Water activities
  • Workshops & classes
35 activities found
Sort by:
Page 1 of 3

Frequently asked questions about Lanzarote

What top attractions are a must-see in Lanzarote?

What are the best deals and discounts on activities and attractions in Lanzarote?

Other Sightseeing Options in Lanzarote

Want to discover all there is to do in Lanzarote? Click here for a full list.

What people are saying about Lanzarote

Overall rating

5.0 / 5

based on 3 reviews

Had a fantastic day today with the the team at Atlantis Dive Centre, Lanzarote. Our instructor Graizka was very patient and the ultimate professional with my son Matthew (aged 10 ) and myself aged 60:) . I never thought diving would be so much fun and cannot wait until the next opportunity.We felt 100% safe at all times and would highly recommend booking your diving experience with Atlantis Lanzarote

Best experience ever. Not to mention the tasty food. Loved every single part of this trip and also go to meet so many new people from all over Europe. Loved this experience 10/10 recommended.

Best boat tour we’ve been! Had a brilliant day and the staff were just great, worth every penny

Excellent landscapes. Funny and super nice crew. Very good food! Go for it!

Great diving point and professional staff, also friendly. Top experience