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Fuerteventura

Fuerteventura

With golden sand, cool water and a gentle sea breeze, the second largest of the Canary Islands attracts huge numbers of sun-worshippers and water sport enthusiasts. The island itself has much more to offer, from barren desert scenery and fascinating volcanoes to colourful and characterful towns and pleasant harbour promenades.

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Isla de Lobos

Located 2 km from Fuerteventura, this island is a nature reserve. Isla de Lobos means Wolves Island, named for the many sea wolves considered "the original conquerors" of the island. Nowadays, Isla de Lobos is a very popular tourist attraction, especially for nature lovers.

Address
Isla de Lobos, Fuerteventura
Corralejo Natural Park

If you want to enjoy the stunning desert of Fuerteventura, Corralejo Natural Park is the best place to go. With its long coast (2.5 by 10.5 kilometres), this island has two different landscapes to offer to its excited visitors: in the north you can admire the biggest dune of the Canary Islands, whereas in the south you can enjoy a stunning volcanic landscape.

Address
Corralejo Natural Park, Fuerteventura
Nestor's Restaurant & Steakhouse

Nestor's Restaurant & Steakhouse (also known as Bahía de Cata) is a friendly, all-you-can-eat barbecue at the weekend, with a good variety of international dishes with a Caribbean twist served weekdays. This place is renowned for its ribs.

Address
Calle El Greco, Castillo Caleta de Fuste, Fuerteventura
El Patio De Lajares

El Patio De Lajares is an elegant "silverware" restaurant in Lajares, decorated with antiques and oil paintings, celebrated for its extensive wine cellar. This gourmet restaurant is located on the north side of the island and it offers very well presented dishes to accompany with a tasty glass of Prosecco.

Address
Calle Cerca Nueva 9, Lajares, Fuerteventura
Avenida General Franco

Corralejo’s retail therapy centres can be found on the main road running through town, Avenida General Franco. This is a safe bet if you want to do some shopping or just stroll along and do some windows shopping.

Address
Avenida General Franco, Corralejo, Fuerteventura
No Work Team

No Work Team is born by the idea of two young Italian surfers. In their store you will find the best threads or accessories to enrich your surfing experience: try No Work Team for bleached t-shirts and surf set sunglasses. Moreover, you can find cool summer and beach clothes for men, women and children.

Address
Calle Maritima 6, Fuerteventura

Passport / Visa

Spain can be visited visa-free for up to 90 days by citizens of Australia, New Zealand, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Malaysia, Israel, UAE and most countries in America. If you are unsure whether or not you need to apply for a visa, we recommend contacting the embassy or consulate in your country. International (non-Schengen) travelers need a passport that is valid for at least 3 months after the end of their intended trip in order to enter the Schengen zone. Citizens of Schengen countries can travel without a passport, but must have a valid ID with them during their stay.

Best Time to Visit

Located very close to the African continent, Fuerteventura boasts a unique climate, with temperatures which rarely go below 25 degrees. If you are a heat lover, than the best months to visit this island are July and September, when you can enjoy sunbathing and swimming on the beautiful beaches of Fuerteventura. If you prefer temperatures to be cooler, come between April and June and take advantage of the fresh wind.