Things to do in Fuerteventura

Fuerteventura – Spanish island with wonderful outdoor adventures

This volcanic island is located off the coast of Africa, in the Canary Islands, and is politically a part of Spain. Fuerteventura is famous for excellent wind surfing, kite surfing, and simply having fun relaxing on the beautiful coastal beaches.


Things to do in Fuerteventura

Fuerteventura attracts visitors every year because of the surf, sun, and sand that makes for a perfect holiday visit – if you love beach life and water adventures you will find a lot of fun things to do in Fuerteventura.


Fuerteventura Beaches & Surf

Wind and kite surfing along the coast is very popular, especially because the city has ideal surfing weather throughout the year. If you don’t surf, you can always go swimming, sailing, or fishing, which are also very popular in Fuerteventura.
While in the water, you may also catch a glimpse of the beautiful marine life such as turtles, dolphins, and whales.


Fuerteventura Water Park - Baku Waterpark

If you enjoy the water, spend a day at the Fuerteventura Water Park, known as Baku Waterpark, where a paradise-like adventure land awaits you.




Fuerteventura Nightlife

Fuerteventura also has several bars and lounges where you can live it up at night and enjoy the nightlife after relaxing on the sandy shoreline.


Golf in Fuerteventura

You can also explore the fine sand dunes all over the island, which are creating a lovely landscape. The city boasts a lovely golf course, the first in the Canary Islands, with sprawling greens and wonderful facilities.


Museums in Fuerteventura

Finally, the island has several museums if you want to learn more about the culture and history of the land by viewing the interesting displays and exhibits.


When to go to Fuerteventura

Fuerteventura has ideal surf weather year round, so there’s never a wrong time to visit. During the winter months, temperatures average a high of 22 °C (72 °F) and a low of around 15 °C (59 °F), whereas during the summer a mean high of 28 °C (82 °F) and a low of 20 °C (68 °F) can be expected The island has been called the land of “eternal spring” because of its pleasant climate, so you can leave your winter coat and boots at home for this holiday!


Things to do in Fuerteventura

Fuerteventura Facts

Population103 167
AirportFuerteventura, Spain (FUE)


Golf in Fuerteventura

There are a couple of great golf courses in this paradise-like area. Fuerteventura Golf Club and Golf Club Salinas de Antigua are both located very close to each other very near the town's center and both feature moderately hard and stunningly beautiful golf courses with ocean views. A bit further sout, in the village of Las Playitas you will find Playitas Golf, an 18 hole course set in a volcanic valley leading down to the ocean. It is a must see!

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Water Parks in Fuerteventura - Cool down at Acua Water Park

Located in the popular resort of Corralejo in Fuerteventura you’ll find Acua Water Park. This place is perfect to visit when you feel like taking a break from lying on the beach or the pool and you’re in the mood for some excitement instead. The family friendly park offers water slides, pools and other fun water attractions perfect for the children to loose some energy in!

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