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As one of the Spanish Canary Islands, Fuerteventura is set in the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of North Africa. It is the second-largest Canary Island, just after Tenerife, and it is known for its otherworldly landscapes and world-class white sand beaches. It's the perfect destination for beach bums, water sports enthusiasts, and family-friendly attractions seeking an unforgettable and paradisaical getaway.Find your dream Fuerteventura accommodation
Spain-Holiday boasts some of the most unique and luxurious holiday rentals in Fuerteventura. Stay in an oversized, lavish, stone-built villa with a private swimming pool and a dazzling view of the sea. Or, host your family holiday in a holiday home with an al fresco-style patio where you can enjoy group dinners just a stone's throw away from the beach. Couples can enjoy a cosy apartment with a hot tub and all the comforts of home. Be sure to filter your search based on the amenities that are important to you for the best chance of finding your perfect holiday rentals in Fuerteventura.
Holidays in Fuerteventura: The area and getting aroundArriving in Fuerteventura
Since Fuerteventura is an island, it is only accessible by boat or plane. The island has 3 different ports which are well-connected to the other Canaries by ferry. If you want to reach Fuerteventura by ferry, the easiest way is to arrive from the neighbouring island of Lanzarote, from which there are numerous ferry crossings per day. Otherwise, flying from mainland Spain is the easiest way to reach the island by plane.Getting around the island
It is common and possible to get around Fuerteventura without a car, although having a rental car will offer the most convenience and freedom to explore during your holiday. The 100 km long, 30 km wide island can be explored using a combination of public buses, private shuttles, and taxis. If you'll be staying in one area of the island for the duration of your trip, you can easily rely on walking and public transportation to get around.
Travellers and activitiesFuerteventura for couples
Couples of all ages can enjoy a laid-back and romantic Fuerteventura holiday. Do a sailing tour of the beautiful Lobos Island. This popular catamaran cruise is an excellent way to enjoy the beauty of the island and surrounding lagoon area. Plus, the tour includes drinks, snorkelling, and beach adventures.Fuerteventura for families
A holiday in Fuerteventura offers the ultimate family adventure. Go on a guided dolphin watching tour where you can explore the waters off the coast of the island while seeing these magical creatures in their natural habitat. Dolphin watching is a popular activity in Parque Natural de Corralejo. Also, be sure to visit the Oasis Wildlife Park, which is a zoo filled with incredible wild animals and daily shows.
Top 5 travel tips in Fuerteventura1. Visit Corralejo Natural Park and Sand Dunes
This stunning coastal park is by far the most spectacular and visited landmark on the island. Here you can explore the largest sand dunes in the Canary Islands, as well as spectacular white sand beaches with turquoise waters.2. Enjoy the views from Faro de la Entallada
The iconic Faro de la Entallada is an iconic lighthouse known for its panoramic views. It is situated on the far east coast of the island, near the village of Las Playitas, and is an excellent place to watch the sunrise or sunset.3. See the stunning landscapes of Sicasumbre
If you want to see the Mars-like landscapes Fuerteventura is known for, head over to Sicasumbre. The astronomical viewpoint here is sure to steal your breath away.4. Swim and stroll at the secluded Playa de Cofete
This stunning beach boasts incredibly clear waters and spectacular views. The unspoiled location is perfect for anyone wanting an uncrowded beach day spent in nature. Just be sure to bring all your own drinks and food, as there aren't any restaurants or shops here.5. Spend the day at Playa del Matorral
This beautiful golden sandy beach is a true paradise. Here you can relax on a lounge chair as you watch the waves roll in. The turquoise waters here are excellent for swimming, too.