Fuerteventura is a paradise still unknown to many people. The warm climate that Fuerteventura always maintains makes the island an ideal place to visit at any time of the year. This is just one of a thousand reasons why the island majorera will be the destination for your next getaway. But today, we give you 10 reasons why you have to visit Fuerteventura yes or yes.
- More than 150 kilometres of beaches
What attracts most attention and makes thousands of tourists visit Fuerteventura every year are its beaches. The island has 150 kilometers of coastline suitable for all tastes. White or black sand beaches, turquoise water, small hidden coves or even kilometre-long beaches to walk along all day. If you come to Fuerteventura, don’t go without discovering all its beaches.
- The sport island
If you want to enjoy water sports, you have to come to Fuerteventura. The waves of the sea and the wind that blows on the island, are more than enough reasons for Fuerteventura is one of the favorite places for lovers of water sports. Surfing, Windsurfing or Kitesurfing attract hundreds of professionals every year due to the World Windsurfing and Kitesurfing Championship held on the island.
However, scuba diving, canoeing or sailing will also keep you in contact with the water and enjoy the spectacular seabed.
Fuerteventura is a small island and perfect for cycling. There are numerous cycle routes that will take you from one point to another on the island.
- Make a stop at Isla de Lobos
Just 4 kilometers from the island of Fuerteventura is a small paradise, Isla de Lobos. Time stops and tranquility comes when you set foot on the island. Enjoy its beaches, delve into its nature by the routes that will take you to the deepest of Isla de Lobos where you can discover all its secrets. The escape to this Eden is a must.
- Enjoy different experiences
Your visit to Fuerteventura must be different from others. In Verdeaurora Bio Farm we know how to do it. Visit the farm to know all the details of the island. In the Bio Farm experience you will discover all the details of the culture, gastronomy, nature and heritage of Fuerteventura. Learn how to cultivate Aloe vera and make your own pure Aloe gel. In addition, you will taste the best gastronomy in an incomparable place surrounded by nature and in the best company.
- Fuerteventura, Biosphere Reserve
In 2009 UNESCO declared the island of Fuerteventura a Biosphere Reserve. The habitats, fauna and flora so spectacular of the oldest island of the Canary Islands have awarded this award that joins the Starlight Reserve. Fuerteventura has several points where you can enjoy the starry sky every night. Verdeaurora Bio Farm is one of them. Its location allows you to enjoy shooting stars, the Milky Way, planets and their satellites or mythological constellations as a true professional astronomer.
- Get to know the culture and history of the island
Fuerteventura is much more than beaches. Its steppe and desert landscapes hide hundreds of places with years of history and belonging to the major culture. In the Archaeological Museum of Betancuria you will discover the life of the first settlers of the island. In the municipality of Antigua you will be able to see the old mills. La Casa de los Coroneles in La Oliva or the Church of Nuestra Señora de Candelaria, are some of the places you can’ t miss.
However, the culture and history of Fuerteventura is also known through its landscapes. Volcanoes, mountains or arid plains are also part of the history of the island majorera.
- Relax in a typical majorera accommodation
After a long day of visiting the island, there is nothing better than relaxing in one of Fuerteventura’s accommodations. Feel like another islander staying in the typical houses of Fuerteventura. Casa Aurora and Casa Pilar are an example of this. A traditional design, with the best comforts so you don’t miss anything and a perfect location not to miss anything of Fuerteventura.
- Enjoy the best gastronomy
Gastronomic tourism is one of the most practiced. If you are one of those who likes to eat well when travelling, Fuerteventura is your place. Wrinkled potatoes with mojo, gofio, fresh fish or goat cheese are some of the dishes you have to try to get to know the gastronomy of Fuerteventura.
- End the day with a film evening
To end the day contemplating the sunset is a pleasure that we rarely enjoy. Anywhere in Fuerteventura you will witness a spectacular and unforgettable sunset. However, we recommend you and you can not miss on your trip to enjoy a sunset in the Caves Ajuy.
- Relax and connect with nature
Peace and calm define the life of Fuerteventura. When you set foot on the island, time stands still and all that remains is to enjoy and let yourself go. Nature stands out above all else and it is difficult not to stop to look at the landscapes that the island offers.
Your trip to Fuerteventura will help you discover a place you never imagined and connect with yourself. The island majorera and its people will envelop you with their good energies.
If you come to Fuerteventura, you’ ll come back!