Fuerteventura Jeep Safari from Corralejo February 15th 2020
Go off the beaten track on a 7 hour Jeep safari in Fuerteventura, exploring the landscape between Corralejo and El Cotillo in a soft-top Land Rover Defender, stops include Villaverde, La Oliva, Tindaya, and El Cotillo.
Out of Corralejo by road towards Villaverde. At the entrance of the village, we take the track up to plantations Agaves (Pitas) extending across the plain and stop here for explaining the former processing of yarns Pita with those manufactured using traditional ropes, pads, sandals and other handicraft products Canaria. On dirt roads we arrive at the Oliva, visiting the home of the Colonels and the town square with his church.
Break for refreshments and services. We continue the tour Tindaya address, information about the mysticism of it in tradition Canarian popular. We follow the dirt track to the west coast and stop at the cliffs gives us a beautiful view of much of the northwest coast of the island, with beaches Esquinzo, Eagle and many other small coves. We continue to track up to the castle in Cotillo Toston. Stop for photo and information on the history of conquest and attacks by English pirates, French and Berber. points 5 Interest lime kilns in the old port, the Castillo del Toston and port from where once lime was exported, and agricultural products orchilla & Livestock.
In Cotillo have time for swimming in lakes with turquoise waters. In the village we also stop for lunch at a traditional restaurant. Once the Lunch will continue to reach out to the route of the volcanoes where we again take contact with the ground until the Bayuyo volcano. Here we will go on foot to the top of the boiler from where we can see the effects of volcanic activity on the island. Spectacular views of the badlands of the first volcanic stage of the neighbouring island of Lanzarote and including the dunes of Corralejo
Transfer from your hotel in Corralejo
The Fuerteventura Jeep Safari is for six and a half hours on Mondays,Tuesdays,Fridays and Saturays starting at 0900. Prices from € 59 per person