Guide to the towns, and villages of Fuerteventura

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Las Playitas
Location  Las Playitas   Tuineje
The picturesque coastal village and holiday resort of Las Playitas is on the east coast, in the municipality of Tuineje. The village sits on a steep hillside and has narrow winding streets, a small fishing harbour, a nice promenade with restaurants which face onto the promenade over looking the white sandy beach. There are modern hotel complexes with a range of sporting facilities, including a golf course, a perfect destination for those looking for an active holiday. ...
Las Salinas del Carmen
Location  Las Salinas   Antigua
The lime kilns are a sign of Fuerteventura's heritage. The calcareous stone was used to produce large amounts of lime which were exported to the other islands in olden times. Evidence of this industry are the salt works, and nowadays the only activity that can be seen is situated in the salt museum in the  delightful coastal village of Las Salinas del Carmen, Well worth a visit!
Llanos de la Concepcion
Location  Llanos de la Concepción   Puerto del Rosario
Inland and towards the west of the municipality of Puerto del Rosario sits the village of Llanos de la Concepción.
Los Molinos
 
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Location  Los Molinos   Puerto del Rosario
Los Molinos is a small village on the west coast of Feurteventura. It has around fourteen inhabitants and less than a handful of white original houses A bit off the beaten track you can enjoy the caves and the peace and tranquility after which you can enjoy the fresh seafood in the local restaurants
Majanicho
 
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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 or shops. A perfect place to visit for some r and r with little occupation and not a tourist hot spot.
Morro Jable
 
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Location  Morro Jable   Pajara
Morro Jable is located in the south and is one of the most popular tourist resorts on Fuerteventura. It's very picturesque, the buildings are white and residential houses stretch from the town centre down to the beach. It's also home to a port, where you can take a ferry to Las Palmas in Gran Canaria, or Santa Cruz in Tenerife. Primarily a fishing village, each July the locals celebrate the festival of La Virgen del Carmen the patron saint of...
Pajara

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Location  Pajara   Pajara
As with most of the municipalities of Fuerteventura, there exists a town of the same name. The town of Pajara is located in the middle of the island, towards the west coast in the municipality of Pajara. Before the arrival of colonists the inhabitants lived in accordance to North African traditions. People would mostly dwell in caves or in partly sunken houses, a tradition that remains alive today in some areas of Tunisia. The town arose in the 15th...
Parque Holandes
Location  Parque Holandes   La Oliva
Parque Holandes is a small village situated between Puerto Del Rosario and Corralejo, these towns are accessable via the number six bus. The shopping centre is the heart of Parque Holandes it has a couple of bars and a small supermarket . There's a Sunday market which locals and visitors alike attend Just down the road from the shopping centre there's a family restaurant which serves local fresh food. A good place to visit if you don't want the...
Playa del Matorral
Location  Morro Jable   Pajara
Playa del Matorral is one of Fuerteventura's protected natural spaces. It is located close to Morro Jable, and the northernmost part of this area attracts attention because of its salt marshes. It is home to the unusual plant known as Suaeda vera. Rare bird enthusiasts will be thrilled to see the Canary Houbara Bustard here. The beach here is simply stunning, it is perfect for swimming and an array of bars, cafés, and restaurants are located close...
Pozo Negro
 
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Location  Pozo Negro   Antigua
The picturesque village of Pozo Negro is located at the end of Malpais Grande National Park. The beach comprises of black sand and pebbles which contrast beautifully with the aquamarine sea. This is a place of outstanding natural beauty. It is well worth taking a trip to the Pozo Negro Valley and seeing how the Mahos built their villages and the skill they used to construct their little houses out of volcanic stone.
Puerto del Rosario
 
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Location  Puerto del Rosario   Puerto del Rosario
Puerto del Rosario is the administrative capital of the island, the home of a large number of services, a centre of culture and leisure, with an intensive annual programme, a paradise for shopping and a leading light in terms of business, to which should be added its position as a centre of communications and the fact that it is near to the main tourist resorts. These are some of the many aspects which define Puerto del Rosario as a...
Puerto Lajas
 
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Location  Puerto Lajas   Puerto del Rosario
The very quiet and peaceful village of Puerto Lajas is situated on the eastern coast of the island. Puerto Lajas is around ten minutes by car from Puerto del Rosario and is also on the number 6 bus route between Puerto del Rosario and Corralejo. There's a nice beach, which is quite big and often empty, along with at least two restaurants.
Punta Pesebre
Location  Cofete   Pajara
Punta Pesebre is located in the south of the island and at the beginning of the west coast. This place is truly isolated with amazing views of the coastline. Black rocks and mountains jut out over the sea and give mysterious images. Definitely worth a visit!
Tarajalejo
Location  Tarajalejo   Tuineje
The fishing village of Tarajalejo has managed to keep its tranquil atmosphere along with serving the needs of tourists. The beach is ideal for swimming and for this reason is a favourite with sports lovers. Many paths surround Tarajalejo and therefore this area is a favourite with hikers and cylists. It is home to a riding stable and therefore many horse related activities are available. It is also home to a vinoteca, a favourite of wine...
Tefia

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Location  Tefia   Puerto del Rosario
Located west of Tetir in the municipality of Puerto del Rosario is the small town of Tefia. Because they are situated close together along with the similarity in name tourists sometimes confuse these places and speak of them interchangeably. Tefia has an interesting hermitage in that it is square as opposed to the usual roundness of these buildings. The Eco museum La Alcogida can be found here, it will give you an idea on how...
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Upcoming Fuerteventura Events

Morro Jable Flea Market

Thursday April 25th 2019 09:00 -14:00

The Morro Jable Flea Market is held every Monday and Thursday in the Cosmo shopping centre car park between 09:00 and 14:00

Miguel de Unamuno House Museum

Thursday April 25th 2019 09:00 -13:00

The Miguel de Unamuno House Museum, in the heart of the old Puerto de Cabras, commemorates the passage of the famous writer through Fuerteventura. It is a house from the 19th century which, in other times, served as a guesthouse under the name of Hotel Fuerteventura.

Canary Islands Craft Market

Thursday April 25th 2019 10:00 -14:00

The Canary Islands Craft Market is held every Thursday and Sunday between 10:00 and 14:00 in the El Campanario Shopping Centre,Corralejo, Fuerteventura.

La Alcogida Ecomuseum

Thursday April 25th 2019 10:00 -18:00

To visit La Alcogida is to experience the way of life of Fuerteventuran peasants over the last few decades. Stone houses, whitewashed and with gabled roofs, welcome the visitor to the La Alcogida Eco-Museum, located in the village of Tefía in Puerto del Rosario. Its roofs are made of “torta” (a mix of water, earth and straw) which, with the advent of winter rains, is what gives the walls their ancient appearance. In summer the walls are repainted to once again display their pure and perfect white.

Majorero Cheese Museum

Thursday April 25th 2019 10:00 -18:00

Discover the origins of the famous Majorero cheese at the Majorero Cheese Museum. The Majorera goats are acknowledged to be amongst the most productive in the world, the excellent quality of their dense, aromatic and fatty milk is one of the main secrets of Majorero cheese.

The Majorero Cheese Museum is located in Antigua, Fuerteventura, as well as the Museum there's also a windmill, gardens, a shop and restaurant.

Del Carmen Saltworks Museum

Thursday April 25th 2019 10:00 -18:00

The Del Carmen Saltworks Museum is located in the Del Carmen Saltworks at Las Salinas, Fuerteventura.

The only saltworks in Fuerteventura still in operation, comprised of 10 intake ponds, nearly 1000 condensation ponds, the salt warehouse, the salt worker’s house and  the remains of the old quay.