Isle of Fuerteventura

Corralejo, Fuerteventura

Fuerteventura - holidays at a large sandy island

Map Corralejo, FuerteventuraCorralejo - one of the most popular places for holidays in Fuerteventura
Corralejo is situated in the north of the Canary Island Fuerteventura and the soft climate makes holidays in all seasons possible.

The former fisherman's village tempts holiday makers with its nice old town with lots of caf├ęs, bars, restaurants and lovely little shops. Furthermore, the sandy beaches of Corralejo are an ideal place for water sports like surfing, water skiing or diving.

Beaches and activities in Fuerteventura

Corralejo has three beaches, the Playa Galera, Playa del Medano and Playa Bajo Negro which are perfect for swimming, diving and water sports. Another important tourist attraction is the harbour where you can see many little fisherman's boats as well as huge yachts and ferries.

From this point you can go by ferry to the islands Lanzarote and Los Lobos which is a lot of fun and always and exciting experience. In the evening you can leave your hotel complex and start a little walk along the beach and the streets with their great souvenir shops and bars. Corralejo is also famous for its fantastic dunes that you should see and take a walk in them. So it is a perfect place if you would like to take a wine and enjoy the amazing sunset behind the horizon of the Atlantic Sea.

Attractions of Fuerteventura

Not only the landscape, which is a mix of sand and rocks, but also tiny villages attract people who go on holidays to Fuerteventura. You can rent a car and discover the other beaches and sights as well as little villages on the island.

Further sights of this Canary Island

Puerto del Rosario, the capital of Fuerteventura, is covered with lots of white buildings coming from the time of former nations. Fuerteventura also offers a lot of great museums for you, for example the museum of arts and crafts or the museum of grain. Additionally, you can visit more than 30 impressive churches and also lots of windmills which were built in former centuries. Fuerteventura's main attractions like the long sandy beaches and a nice cultural offer attract tourists year by year and you should not miss to make holidays at this fantastic Canary Island.