Local council workers of the tourist centers in Lanzarote have called a strike today which affects some of the main attractions of the island including Timanfaya, Jameos del Agua and the Green Caves with a massive follow-up of almost all staff and without minimum services. The impact of the strikes has caused that there are hardly any visitors, causing heavy losses. The stike is due to the possibility of privatization of some services. This is the first day of a strike that will be indefinite in the coming Days and today is already generating an important impact, not only in the company of the Culture and Tourism scepters dependent on the Cabildo, but in other auxiliary segments of the sector, such as taxis, buses and tour guides.
In the same way, in the rest of the centers like the Jameos del Agua, Mirador del Río or the Garden of Cáctus, the doors remain open throughout the day, free of charge, since there are no operators who Charge for access, However there are no catering services.