The island itself is a vast Natural Patrimony valued for its conservation.
Choose a way to discover these unique places: along its pathways, on a mountain bike, on the back of a camel… or just let yourself go, because every corner is a treasure.
More than 353,000 hectares with singularities that emerge from its arid lands and diverse sea environment. Natural landscapes of an extreme aridity turn this island into one of Macaronesia’s best geopalenthological observatories. The biggest representation of steppe and desert habitats of the Canary Islands. In spite of its arid nature, it has an important biological diversity and the richest marine environment of the Canaries. In short, Fuerteventura is a sustainable tourist destination where the preservation of traditional values and activities coexists with tourism. It is a privileged place to observe volcanic areas, which contain a great fossil diversity and nearly 50 paleontological reserves recognized worldwide. Fuerteventura is one of the biggest desert and semi-desert areas in the European Union that will amaze you along more than 100 km of coastline practically untouched.
What you can’t miss
- A sunset in El Cotillo
- Our goat cheeses
- Walking across the dunes of corralejos
- The feeling of freedon and infinity on the beaches of Jandia
- Travelling to the past in Bentacuria
- International Kite Festival in Fuerteventura
- Fresh Fish from Fuerteventura fishing villages
- Crystal-clear water of wolves island
- Magic on the Sacred Mountain of Tindaya
- Tasting goat meat in the central part of the island
- The annual turtle release in Cofete
- Learning about our history in our stunning museum
- The Casa de Los Coroneles house.