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Discover Fuerteventura: The Windy Island

Beach, Cuisine, Culture, Nature

Fuerteventura is an island with a volcanic geographical structure, given the status of World Biosphere Reserve by UNESCO in 2009. With over 150 kilometers of beaches and a great place to enjoy water sports, it's easy to see why tourists return year after year. Explore Corendon Airlines' affordable and flexible Fuerteventura flights and book your flight to this magical city right away.

Feature / Location

Second Largest Canary Island / 100km of the coast of Africa

Currency

Euro

Weather

Subtropical Climate / 300 days of sunshine a year

Time Zone

GMT

Airports

Fuerteventura Airport

Activities

Buggy Excursion, Fuerteventura and Lanzarote

Fuerteventura is famous for its 150km of sandy beaches and emerald-green waters. It is perfect for a relaxing holiday on the beach, where secluded spots are easy to find even in the height of the summer season. For the thrill seekers among us, the island is named the windy island thanks to the perfect winds that make surfing, windsurfing, and kitesurfing very popular Fuerteventura holiday activities. The island offers Europe's largest area of desert and semi-desert, making the island unique in its own right. Search Corendon Airlines for the most suitable flights to Fuerteventura now and discover this beautiful city.

What Is Fuerteventura best known for?

Fuerteventura is famous for its unique landscape, sandy beaches and watersports. An island of relaxation or adventure it's entirely up to you.

  • Beach
  • Cuisine
  • Culture
  • Nature

Fuerteventura Beaches

Beach
Fuerteventura Beach Corralejo Beach
Fuerteventura Beach Corralejo Beach

Corralejo Beach

Corralejo Beach in the northern part of the island is a beautiful stretch of beach along 6 miles of coastline which borders a national park, the main beach areas around the town tend to be busy in the summer months so for a more secluded area head for the end that borders the national park where you can also take a walk through the famous Fuerteventura Dunes.

Fuerteventura Beach Playa Esmerelda
Fuerteventura Beach Playa Esmerelda

Playa Esmerelda

In the south of the island in Costa Calma, Playa Esmerelda with its golden sand beach is very popular and has always been known as a paradise beach.

Fuerteventura Beach Sotavento Beach
Fuerteventura Beach Sotavento Beach

Sotavento Beach

Sotavento Beach is the ultimate surfer's paradise! The beach has a low tide and a nice sea temperature. The beach has a peaceful atmosphere and an unspoiled coastline. Thanks to the ease of finding deserted areas along the coastline it's very popular with nudists.

Fuerteventura Cuisine

Cuisine
Fuerteventura Cuisine Majorero Cheese
Fuerteventura Cuisine Majorero Cheese

Majorero Cheese

Majorero Cheese a firm goat milk cheese unique to Fuerteventura. The wheels of the cheese are rubbed in olive oil, paprika or a mix of corn meal and wheat meal called gofio. They also make a smoked version. A delicious cheese that goes well with a nice white wine.

Fuerteventura Cuisine Mojo Picón
Fuerteventura Cuisine Mojo Picón

Mojo Picón

Mojo Picón is the Canary Islands signature sauce and literally eaten with anything. It’s a must at every table no matter what dinner you're enjoying. Made with olives, oil, garlic, paprika, cumin and vinegar a delicious accompaniment to any meal.

Fuerteventura Cuisine Papas Arrugádas
Fuerteventura Cuisine Papas Arrugádas

Papas Arrugádas

Papas Arrugádas, traditionally cooked potatoes cooked in super salty seawater baked until wrinkly. They are perfect when served with some of the Mojo Picón sauce.

Fuerteventura Culture

Culture
Fuerteventura Culture The Atalayita Arecheological Interpretation Centre
Fuerteventura Culture The Atalayita Arecheological Interpretation Centre

The Atalayita Arecheological Interpretation Centre

To truly immerse yourself in Fuerteventura you must visit the best-preserved archaeological site on the island, The Atalayita Arecheological Interpretation Centre. Visit the old aboriginal houses once home to the Mahos, that are built into the caves in the lava walls. The village has more than 115 archaeological buildings in the valley of Pozo Negro. There is an exhibition that tells the story of life in the town throughout history, from the exhibit you can also collect a brochure that marks the route you should follow through the village for a better understanding of the buildings you will visit. To grab a great panoramic view of the village you can climb to the top of the Atalayita.

Fuerteventura Culture The Museum of Miguel de Unamuno
Fuerteventura Culture The Museum of Miguel de Unamuno

The Museum of Miguel de Unamuno

The Museum of Miguel de Unamuno is a dedication to the life and work of the famous writer and Philosopher and can be found in Puerto del Rosario. The museum recreates a home from the 19th Century where the writer stayed. On display are personal belongings which include a period desk gifted to him by a Fuerteventura friend Ramón Castañeyra Schamann where we can only imagine he wrote some of his famous pieces, manuscripts and photographs of the writer.

Fuerteventura Culture The Salt Museum and Salinas del Carmen
Fuerteventura Culture The Salt Museum and Salinas del Carmen

The Salt Museum and Salinas del Carmen

The Salt Museum and Salinas del Carmen is an interesting place to visit giving visitors a firsthand experience of how they make salt from the ocean's waves through exhibits inside the museum and an operational saline outside. The museum has experienced guides to ensure you make the most out of your visit. The only salt pan that remains open to visitors. Don’t forget to grab yourself a packet of the salt produced here from the gift shop on your way out.

Fuerteventura Nature

Nature
Fuerteventura Nature Ajuy Caves
Fuerteventura Nature Ajuy Caves

Ajuy Caves

The caves are located on the west coast of Fuerteventura in the village of Ajuy. Explore the oldest rocks in the Canary Islands with black sandy beaches and volcanic landscapes. Ajuy caves, which allow you to journey back through the island’s geological history. The caves are estimated to be centuries old and created by the submarine flow of lava and sediment from when the island was formed 100 million years ago. Ajuy Caves are an example of what nature can do. A natural Monument since 1987, they are fully protected as part of the Betancuria Rural Park. The caves are extremely important and are among the 150 sites of primary geological interest in the world. An excellent site to witness.

Fuerteventura Nature Corralejo Natural Park
Fuerteventura Nature Corralejo Natural Park

Corralejo Natural Park

Corralejo Natural Park is 3000 hectares featuring large stretches of sand dunes and sandy white beaches. The landscape in the large park is unique and a perfect family day out. The sand dunes are the finest in the Canary Islands and a perfect place to enjoy the beautiful Canarian sunshine.

Fuerteventura Nature Oasis Park
Fuerteventura Nature Oasis Park

Oasis Park

A fun family day out can be found at the world-famous Oasis Park, a chance to get up close and personal with exotic animals such as Elephants, Giraffes, Hippos, Lemurs and Flamingos along with interactive shows with Sea Lions, Birds of Prey, Reptiles and Parrot shows. One of the best experiences you can have in the park is a walk with the Lemurs interacting with these amazing creatures. The park has restaurants where you can enjoy lunch and a souvenir shop to remind you of your day. The park is a fantastic way to spend a full day out with family and friends.

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Frequently Asked Questions About Fuerteventura

What is Fuerteventura best known for?

Fuerteventura is famous for its unique landscape, sandy beaches, and watersports - an island of relaxation or adventure. It's entirely up to you.

How can I find cheap flight tickets to Fuerteventura?

Fuerteventura is popular all year round and welcomes tourists from all over Europe. Cheap flights to Fuerteventura can be found on the Corendon Airlines Fuerteventura ticket deals page. When booking cheap flights to Fuerteventura, we recommend booking at least two months in advance.

What's the best resort to stay in for nightlife?

Fuerteventura Corralejo is the resort that has the best evening entertainment.

What are my accommodation options in Fuerteventura?

Many Fuerteventura hotels and Fuerteventura apartments are spread out over the Island of Fuerteventura in popular tourist resorts. If you want a more relaxed holiday, we recommend staying in the south of the island where the atmosphere is more flexible, and evenings are lower key. Should you want a livelier resort and more evening entertainment, then choosing a resort in the north of the island is more suited for you. Accommodation on the island can be found at affordable prices, but should your holiday be in the peak season or over holidays such as Christmas and New Year, booking your accommodation in advance will guarantee to get the best deals for Fuerteventura accommodation. Remember to check out Corendon Airlines' hotel options to land on an accommodation suitable for your taste and preferences.

How about traveling from the airport and getting around the island?

Fuerteventura Airport FUE, also known as El Matorral Airport, is the gateway of Fuerteventura from the Canary Islands to the world. The most convenient way to reach your hotel is via taxi – they can be found outside the airport's arrival hall. Public buses are available with three different routes. They are reasonably priced: Route 16: Puerto del Rosario-Gran Tarajal, Route 3: Puerto del Rosario-Caleta de Fuste-Las Salinas, and Route 10: Puerto del Rosario-Morro Jable.

Fuerteventura flight ticket

Cheapest flight ticket Airport Flight duration Cheapest date
Hannover → Fuerteventura
flight ticket: 103.2 EUR
Fuerteventura Airport 3 hr 40 min 27 Jun 2024

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Destination airport: Fuerteventura (FUE)  
Düsseldorf - Fuerteventura flight duration  4:35 hours
Munich - Fuerteventura flight duration  4:25 hours
Hannover - Fuerteventura flight duration  4:50 hours
Nuremberg - Fuerteventura flight duration  4:40 hours
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Cheap flight tickets to Fuerteventura

Fuerteventura, popular all year round and welcomes tourists from all over Europe. Cheap flights to Fuerteventura can be found on the Corendon Airlines Fuerteventura ticket deals page. When booking Cheap flights to Fuerteventura we recommend booking at least two months in advance. The best place to start planning your holiday is on the Corendon Airlines website or mobile App. A tip when booking your flight ticket with Corendon Airlines to Fuerteventura is to pre book your flight seats, inflight meal and extra kilos when booking your ticket to get the best prices for your additional services.

Accommodation in Fuerteventura

There are many Fuertevenura hotels and Fuerteventura apartments spread out over the Island of Fuerteventura in the popular tourist resorts. Should you want a more relaxed holiday then we recommend staying in the south of the island where the atmosphere is more relaxed and evenings are lower key. Should you want a livelier resort and more evening entertainment then choosing a resort in the north of the island is more suited to you. Accommodation on the island can be found at affordable prices but, should your holiday be in the peak season or over holidays such as Christmas and New Year then booking your accommodation in advance will guarantee you getting the best deals for Fuerteventura accommodation.

Fuerteventura offer everything from one- and two-bedroom apartments with kitchens to allow you to be more independent to 5* luxury all-inclusive hotels Ideal for families.

Airport and Transportation

Fuerteventura Airport FUE, also known as El Mattoral Airport, is the gateway of Fuerteventura from the Canary Islands to the world. Located only 5 kilometers from Puerto del Rosario, the capital city of the island, Fuerteventura Airport FUE has a two-storey single terminal building. At Fuerteventura Airport FUE, there are banking services, playgrounds for families with children and access opportunities for the disabled.

The most convenient way to reach your hotel is via taxi, taxis can be found outside of the arrival's hall of the airport. Public buses are available with three different routes and are reasonably priced, Route 16: Puerto del Rosario-Gran Tarajal, Route 3: Puerto del Rosario-Caleta de Fuste-Las Salinas and Route 10: Puerto del Rosario-Morro Jable. For those of you who want to be more independent and a great way to see as much of the island as possible is by renting a car. Car rental companies are available in the arrival's hall however, during peak season it is advisable to book in advance to secure your vehicle.

Fuerteventura Airport Tip

When you arrive at the airport, you can take advantage of the free wireless internet service. To benefit from Fuerteventura Airport FUE internet service, you need to connect to the AIRPORT FREE WIFI AENA network. You can complete your link by logging in with your e-mail address, Facebook, LinkedIn or Aena Club Client accounts. You can send an email to [email protected] to communicate on the subject.

Fuerteventura Weather

Thanks to its location just 100km off the coast of the Sahara Desert in Africa, the island enjoys a subtropical climate with around 300 days of sunshine per year. Average temperatures are everywhere, from 20°C in January to 28°C in August; the further south of the island you go, the warmer the weather in Fuerteventura.

23 C Few Clouds
TODAY Jun 12, Wed
  • Jun 13, Thu 23 Overcast Clouds
  • Jun 14, Fri 23 Clear Sky
  • Jun 15, Sat 23 Few Clouds
  • Jun 16, Sun 22 Broken Clouds
  • Jun 17, Mon 23 Clear Sky

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