Tabayesco Travel Guide
Tabayesco is a hamlet located on the north coast of the island of Lanzarote. The beautiful and tranquil hamlet is situated in the municipality of Haría and is known for its stunning views of the Atlantic Ocean and its rugged landscape. Tabayesco is home to a community of locals and expatriates. The hamlet is very close to a small beach (Arrieta Beach – Playa de La Garita), several restaurants and bars. It is also a very popular destination for cyclists and hikers who come to explore the rugged landscape of the surrounding area. The hamlet of Tabayesco is surrounded by ‘terracing’. Terracing is a traditional agricultural practice that has been used in Lanzarote for centuries. It is a way to maximize the use of available water resources and protect crops from the island’s harsh climate. In Tabayesco and Lanzarote in general, terracing is an important part of the agricultural landscape and is recognized as an important cultural and historical practice.
What to do in Tabayesco?
The closest beach ‘Playa de La Garita’ is located just 1km away from the center of the hamlet; and just a 5 min drive to the village of Arrieta. View our blog on Arrieta for more info.
The Tabayesco road, also known as the LZ-10, is one of the most famous cycling routes on the island of Lanzarote in the Canary Islands. It is known for its challenging terrain, stunning views, and its popularity among professional and amateur cyclists alike. The road stretches for approximately 10 kilometers and rises to an elevation of 609 meters above sea level. It is a winding and steep route that takes cyclists through some of the island’s most beautiful and rugged terrain, including volcanic landscapes, rocky cliffs, and sweeping ocean views.
Despite its difficulty, the Tabayesco road has become a popular destination for cyclists from all over the world, who come to test their endurance and enjoy the beautiful scenery of Lanzarote. It is often used as a training ground for professional cycling teams. If you are looking for the perfect cycling holiday destination we may be the perfect place for you. We have over 15 luxurious properties located in Tabayesco.
Tabayesco offers a variety of hiking trails that are suitable for people of all ages and fitness levels. It is a great destination for hikers who want to explore the island’s natural beauty and rich history. One of the most popular hikes in Tabayesco is the route that leads to the top of the Tabayesco Hill. This hike takes around 2-3 hours to complete and offers stunning panoramic views of the surrounding landscape. The trail is relatively easy to follow, and there are plenty of beautiful viewpoints along the way. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced hiker, there is a trail in Tabayesco that is perfect for you.
Where to eat in Tabayesco?
As Tabayesco is small and quaint, there is just one small Cafe/Bar. Also known as the ‘Sociedad’ or the ‘Teleclub’ meaning social club, the opening times are quite sporadic. If you like more information, feel free to contact us and we will find out the most updated information for you.