Hiking,Running and Walking in Fuerteventura

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Fuerteventura is a wonderful place for hiking, running and walking, with amazing routes, mountains, volcanoes, craters, lava fields, high cliffs, beautiful beaches, secluded coves, and incredible panoramic views, with a variety of wildlife, and fauna.

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Hiking Route Barranco La Torre
S StayInFuerteventura December 14, 2012
Location  Caleta de Fuste   Antigua
Route Barranco La Torre Level – Medium Time Scale – Approximately 5 Hours Distance – 15 km This route starts at the Junquillo area to move into the Barranco de La Torre. Archaeological remans from aboriginal times have been found here. From here you can walk to Salinas del Carmen, once an important center of salt production, and has recently opened as an interpretive center, it is in fact a salt museum and you can learn how the...
Hiking Route Tacha Blanca
S StayInFuerteventura December 14, 2012
Location  Antigua   Antigua
Route Tacha Blanca Level – Basic Time Scale – Approximately 3 hours (There and back) Distance – 8 km (There and back) Route Tacha Blanca commences at Antigua’s Square. Turn left and follow the dirt road and it is here that the charka cemetry is located in which water is collected when it rains. Moving forward you will see large extensions of land, plus a panoramic view of the town of Antigua. You will see native plants and grazing...
Calderón Hondo Walk
siteadminsiteadmin August 22, 2016
Location  Lajares   La Oliva
This is one of the simplest routes in the northern zone of the island, due to the fact that it is well signposted and presents no great difficulty, and for this reason it is ideal for families. Half a morning is sufficient to do this route. You will start the walk from the football ground in Lajares, going towards Majanicho. Almost on the outskirts of the village (1km approximately) you will come across some signs erected by the Footpath...
Hiking Route Montana El Sombrero
S StayInFuerteventura December 14, 2012
Location  Antigua   Antigua
Route Montaña El Sombrero Level – Medium Time Scale – Approximately 4 Hours (There and back) Distance – 9 km (There and back) The starting point of this route is the hermitage of San Isidro Labrador Triquivijate. You need to walk east on a single track path amid the plains which descend and widen until you reach the sea. The Montaña Sombrero can be seen from the start of the walk. The mountain takes its name from its...
Hiking Route Malpais Chico
S StayInFuerteventura December 14, 2012
Location  Antigua   Antigua
Route Malpais Chico Level – Basic to Medium Time Scale – 3 Hrs. 30 Mins (There and back) Distance – 7 km (There and back) The starting point is the cultural center of Casillas de Morales. Leave Casillas walking south to move into the Malpais. This is considered to be a natural protected area because of its enormous ecological and landscape value. As you walk on you will come to “la madre de malpais”: La Caldera de Gayria,...
Hiking Route Barranco de Garabato
S StayInFuerteventura December 14, 2012
Location  Antigua   Antigua
Route Barranco de Garabato Level – Basic Time Scale – Approximately 4 Hours (There and back) Distance – 8 km (There and back) The starting point of this route is at Our Lady of Guadalupe (Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe). We can thank Maria Gutierrez, who, in 1642, obtained licence for the construction of this shrine. In September of 1731 the chapel was blessed with the honor of Our Lady the Virgin of Guadalupe, a beautiful eighteenth...
Tindaya Mountain walk
siteadminsiteadmin August 22, 2016
Location  Tindaya   La Oliva
To make the ascent of Mt Tindaya a permit must be obtained from the Office of the Environment of the Council of Fuerteventura and this procedure can be completed in the offices in Puerto del Rosario and Corralejo (Mayoral Office). At the beginning of the route you will find a sign giving Information about this Natural Monument. Climbing this mountain is not difficult, although we recommend that you do it at a leisurely pace because of the incline and...
Corralejo-El Cotillo Walk
siteadminsiteadmin August 23, 2016
Location  Corralejo   La Oliva
This path starts from Avenue Juan Carlos 1 in the town of Corralejo near the main bus station. At the beginning of the route you will find an information board about the Charco de Bristol - Bristol Pool and in the background you can see the wind generators of the desalination plant. We warn you that cars and cyclists are authorised to use this path, so care must be taken. The route follows along the coastline until it reaches...
Corralejo-Lajares Walk
siteadminsiteadmin August 22, 2016
Location  Corralejo   La Oliva
The ramble begins at the last roundabout on Avenue Juan Carlos 1, where you take the Morro Francisco turn. At this point there is an Information Board about the route. You will begin by walking along a series of roads under construction, getting to the Corralejo Water reservoir and soon afterwards to Morro Francisco where there is another Information Board. The route opens out for most of the way into quite a wide track in good condition; in addition...
siteadminsiteadmin August 23, 2016
Location  La Oliva   La Oliva
The departure point of this route begins 800m (going towards Villaverde) from the Cathedral Square in La Oliva, the Plaza de la Iglesia de la Candelaria de La Oliva, exactly on the crossroads with Calle Los Cabrera. Here you will find a signpost for the footpath from La Oliva to Lajares (Red de Caminos Naturales de Fuerteventura – Footpath network of Fuerteventura). Some 2 kms further on there is a pleasant rest area with seats in the shade, information...
Villaverde-Cueva Del Llano Walk
siteadminsiteadmin August 22, 2016
Location  Villaverde   La Oliva
The route begins in Villaverde in an area which has many aloes. You will walk across this sand covered land towards Mt Negra. The ascent of the mountain is an option via an easy path up the north east side. From the summit you will have a fantastic view of the north of the island and surroundings as well as the Islands of Lobos and Lanzarote. You will continue on the path towards Mt Blanca for about 15 minutes...
The Island of Lobos
siteadminsiteadmin August 22, 2016
Location  Isla de Lobos   La Oliva
First you need to get to the Island, ferries from Corralejo take around 15 minutes, be sure to check the return ferry times, to make sure you don't miss the last one. On the same pier where you disembark you can see various information boards and also the National Park Visitor Information Centre which we recommend you to visit before beginning your walk. From this point you will begin your walk in the direction of the La Concha beach...
Half Marathon Puerto Del Rosario
F FuerteEvents September 22, 2016
Location  Puerto del Rosario   Puerto del Rosario
The Half Marathon of Puerto Del Rosario takes place during October
Tindaya-Esquinzo-El Cotillo Walk
siteadminsiteadmin August 22, 2016
Location  Tindaya   La Oliva
This path is of medium difficulty. It is a route which will take over four hours on a footpath with little available shade. We recommend you to do it early morning and to carry water with you. The path begins on the track which joins the village of Tindaya with the beach, across the Esquinzo Plain. After approximately 40 mins you will come across the dry gully of Esquinzo which you will cross by a goat farm and farm...
International Half Marathon Dunes of Fuerteventura 2018
F FuerteEvents September 12, 2016
Location  Corralejo   La Oliva
The International Half Marathon Dunes of Fuerteventura takes place during November in Corralejo, Fuerteventura. This extraordinary trial has e major part of its route in the heart of the Natural Park “Dunas de Corralejo”. Apart from locals, participants from all corners of the European Continent are included. A desert of fine sand dunes, rough tracks and temperatures above 25degrees are just some of the challenges that the marathon runners will be up against.
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Upcoming Fuerteventura Events

Sunday February 24th 2019 08:30 -13:30

Parque Holandes Flea and Second Hand Goods Market is held on Sunday mornings between 08.30 and 13:00 in the commercial centre,Parque Holandes,Fuerteventura.

Sunday February 24th 2019 09:00 -14:00

La Lajita Agricultural and Craft Market is held every Sunday of the year between 09:00 and 14:00 at Oasis Park (in the area with ​​free access),La Lajita,Fuerteventura.

Sunday February 24th 2019 09:00 -14:00

The Puerto del Rosario Second Hand Goods and Flea Market takes place every Sunday at Plaza de le Plaz,Puerto del Rosario,Fuerteventura between 0900 and 1400

Sunday February 24th 2019 09:00 - Saturday March 2nd 2019 23:00

The 2019 Puerto del Rosario Carnival takes place between February 16th and March 10th in Puerto del Rosario,Fuerteventura.

This years carnival theme is videogames (Los Videojuegos)

The public holiday in the municipality of Puerto del Rosario is on Tuesday, March 5th.

Additional information will be added as it becomes available.

Sunday February 24th 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.

Sunday February 24th 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.

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