|La Vegueta is a village west of the island of Lanzarote; with the village of Yuco, the town constitutes a whole that is sometimes called La Vegueta de Yuco. La Vegueta de Yuco is part of the municipality of Tinajo and has about 700 residents. The village is predominantly agricultural, especially facing the vineyards and orchards.|
The village of Yuco includes a beautiful chapel, the “Ermita de la Virgen de Regla”.
|Etymology and toponymy|
|The place name La Vegueta small means “vega” small cultivated plain, generally alluvial.|