Planning a holiday Fuerteventura

Fuerteventura is one of the Canary Islands, the Spanish archipelago located west of the Moroccan coast. If looking for days in contact with nature and outdoor sports, a holiday in Fuerteventura is the perfect setting. From volcanic landscapes to perfectly white sand beaches, it can all be enjoyed in a relaxing environment. Weather is mostly dry and desert-like, with an average temperature of 21 degrees Celsius.

Landscapes. Fuerteventura is, geologically, the oldest island in the archipelago. In its history, it has gone through several volcanic eruptions. These facts explain the extensive plains, dune deserts and also cliffs and valleys that can be visited.  There are a few elevations like the Macizo de Betancuria were weather and flora change dramatically.

Coasts. Fuerteventura has the second longest coast in the Canarian Archipelago and 77 kilometers are beaches. Most of the beaches are white or dark sanded shores. Because  the weather is so wonderful, beaches can be enjoyed all year long.

Outdoor sports.  Because the economy in Fuerteventura relies heavily in tourism,  the support for the practice of different sports is complete. Most hiking and cycling can be done without help because signaling is good, but rentals for other sports like snorkeling, surfing and sailing is available.

Housing. Lodging in the island is varied and abundant. The same happens with all types of eating facilities. However, is the aim of the holidays is a strong contact with nature, the best to look for are the kind of housing located in rural areas. For the best holiday Fuerteventura look for a renovated farmhouse. In those places the nicest landscape may be enjoyed, but also food fresh from the garden and the warmth of the island natives.

Transportation. The major point for entering the island is the airport, that receives flights from major European cities.  There are also ferries that navigate to Fuerteventura from Gran Canaria and Tenerife.

In 2012 Fuerteventura received the Quality Coast Gold Award, becoming a very recommended touristic destination because of its efforts in nature and cultural preservation and ecological politics. Without doubt, Fuerteventura has the best conditions for perfect nature enjoyment, Holiday in Fuerteventura is the best experience.