waves spain at "La Laja" Beach
The black sandy beach with strong drifts in the South of the city
waves spain in Las Palmas: This beach with black sand, located at the outskirts in the South of the city is another stomping ground where tanned surfers and body boarders are up to mischief an enjoying best waves spain. La Laja is the second large beach break in Las Palmas. The other on is the surfspot waves spain La Cicer in the north of Las Palmas.
Cuidado! Caution! Strong drifts are still likely although the Government tried to reduce them with a dam. With little success. Therefore, do not paddle too far away from the coast and always make sure to keep an eye on a point of reference on the shore and always make sure to keep in view a point of reference on the shore, otherwise you may find yourself on an involuntary trip to Mauritania or the Western Sahara.
The least drift can be found on the Northern end of the beach (towards the city centre), near the cliffs, which dike the drift. The Playa de la Laja is located a few kilometres from the city centre, towards the South: it can be reached with the bus line 01. Departure from the bus station San Telmo. Bus intervals: every 20 mins.
pictures waves spain at spot "La Laja"
Pictures: Thomas Borstner