Guide to the towns and villages of La Oliva,Fuerteventura

The Canarian municipality of La Oliva is located in the northern part of Fuerteventura with the Atlantic Ocean to the west, north and east, and Puerto del Rosario to the south. The small island of Los Lobos to the northeast is also part of the municipality. Amongst the countless attractions in the municipality, a visit to its natural spaces is a must. The mountain Montaña de Tindaya is an extraordinary space that is of significant archaeological and geological value. The natural park Parque Natural de Corralejo is characterized chiefly by its spectacular area of dunes. The park Parque de Lobos houses some 130 species of animals and plants, in the middle of landscape barely altered by man. The natural monument Monumento Natural del Malpaís de la Arena is the result of volcanic eruptions from about ten thousand years ago that gave rise to landscape of great beauty. Lastly, the protected landscape Paisaje Protegido de Vallebrón retains the structures built by man for the agricultural exploitation of the land in the middle of a fertile valley.

The territorial boundaries of the municipality have not experienced any significant changes throughout its history, as they were based on the ecclesiastic structuring that was carried out in the 18th century. In 1837, the island fell under the administration of the Spanish Crown, thanks to the abolition of the señoríos or lordships. During this decade, the restructuring of Spain into municipal demarcations enabled the creation of the Town Council of La Oliva and its municipal district.

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Location:  Caldereta   La Oliva
Caldereta is a small village in the municipality of La Oliva located between the town of La Oliva and the new main road to Corralejo. An Ideal location for...
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Location:  Corralejo   La Oliva
The busy tourist town of Corralejo is located on the north coast of Fuerteventura in the municipality of La Oliva. The old town is based around the harbour, which...
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Location:  El Cotillo   La Oliva
El Cotillo is quite a large fishing village located on the north west coast of Fuerteventura in the municipality of La Oliva. It's not as busy as the nearby...
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Location:  El Jablito   La Oliva
El Jablito is a small residential village with houses on one or two levels. A typical style of fishermen, the inhabitants of this village are mainly natives of Feurteventura....
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Location:  El Roque   La Oliva
El Roque is a small quiet village located in the north west of Feurteventura and is perfect for those seeking tranquility. El Roque is is located between the villages...
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Location:  Isla de Lobos   La Oliva
Although this island is located 2km from the north east coast of Fuerteventura, it actually belongs to the municipality of La Oliva. Of course, Lobos means...
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Location:  La Oliva   La Oliva
The village of La Oliva is located inland in the north of Feurteventura. Casa de los Coroneles, and the Centro de Arte Canario Casa Mane are worth a visit...
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Location:  Lajares   La Oliva
Lajares is a small inland village in the north of La Oliva not to be overlooked, an ideal place to enjoy a peaceful stay on the island, with a...
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Location:  Las Caletas   La Oliva
Las Caletas is an ideal location for a holiday or permanent home Away from the hustle and bustle of resorts, amenities are within easy reach. ...
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Location:  Majanicho   La Oliva
Majanicho is the northernmost village on Feurteventura and is in the municipality of La Olivia. It's a small picturesque village and has residential houses and there are no restaurants...
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Location:  Parque Holandes   La Oliva
Parque Holandes is a small village situated between Puerto Del Rosario and Corralejo, both of these towns are accessible via the number six bus which operates a regular service....
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Location:  Tindaya   La Oliva
The small goat farming village of Tindaya sits at the foot of the Tindaya Mountain. The mountain was considered to be sacred by the pre-Spanish locals. For...
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Location:  Vallebron   La Oliva
The Vallebrón Protected Landscape is characterised by an elongated ridge with a razor-back relief, flanked by two large U-shaped ravines. The easternmost vortex of the ridge is Mount Muda,...
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Location:  Villaverde   La Oliva
The village of Villaverde is located in the north of the island in the municipality of La Oliva, on the road between La Oliva and Corralejo. There are several...
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