Birds of Fuerteventura

In May 2009 UNESCO awarded Fuerteventura the status of a Biosphere Reserve. The eastern coast comprises of sand dunes and wetlands, and here many species of rare birds can be found. The inland provides habitat for a wide variety of rare birds such as the Houbara Bustard, the Egyptian Vulture, and the Fuerteventura Chat

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African Blue Tit

Updated February 21, 2020

Barbary falcon

Updated October 05, 2018

Barbary Partridge

Updated January 28, 2020

Berthelot's pipit

Updated December 24, 2020

Black Redstart

Updated December 24, 2020

Black winged Stilt

Updated September 27, 2020

Black-bellied Sandgrouse

Updated February 21, 2020

Cattle Egret

Updated February 05, 2020

Collared Dove

Updated October 05, 2018

Common Buzzard

Updated October 05, 2020
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Tuesday September 27th 2022 13:15 -18:20
Lobos Island Entrance and Snorkelling Trip (13:15)

Take this mini cruise from Corralejo Harbour and snorkelling adventure and enjoy a short boat trip with underwater views and be immersed into the fasc...

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Tuesday September 27th 2022 13:30 -14:00
Lanzarote Ferry from Corralejo (13:30)

Enjoy a comfortable boat trip from Fuerteventura to Lanzarote, travel on or below deck with access to free Wi-Fi during the trip. Start your journey f...

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Tuesday September 27th 2022 14:00 -14:30
Caleta de Fuste Glass Bottom Boat Tour (14:00)

Discover the underwater world off the coast of Caleta de Fuste, Fuerteventura in a glass-bottom boat. Enjoy a comfortable seat and a safe encounter wi...

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Tuesday September 27th 2022 14:00 -19:00
Costa Calma Glass Bottom Boat Cruise with Lunch (14:00)

Have an unforgettable experience aboard the Odyssee 3 glass bottom boat cruising the Jandía coastline of Fuerteventura in search of fish, turtles, do...

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Tuesday September 27th 2022 14:00 -20:00
Pirate Sailing Adventure from Costa Calma (14:00)

Come enjoy a day filled with unforgettable adventures and fun in the sun. Sail on the crystal-clear waters off the southern coast of Fuerteventura. Wi...

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Tuesday September 27th 2022 14:00 -15:00
Kayak Rental Caleta de Fuste (14:00)

Take a ride on a kayak around the calm bay in Caleta de Fuste. Enjoy the magnificent views as you paddle in your solo or double kayak. Enjoy a one-ho...

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If you are in holiday in Caleta de Fuste and you wish to spend a fantastic day ful...
Location:  Caleta de Fuste   Antigua
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April 18, 2022
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An incredible dune buggy sightseeing tour ideal for friends and families. You can ...
Location:  Corralejo   La Oliva
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April 22, 2022
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Sunbathe, swim, snorkel, and explore Fuerteventura’s beautifal coast on this half-...
Location:  Caleta de Fuste   Antigua
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April 16, 2022
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Take this mini cruise from Corralejo Harbour and snorkelling adventure and enjoy a...
Location:  Corralejo   La Oliva
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April 15, 2022
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A coach will pick you up from your holiday resort in Caleta de Fuste, Fuerteventur...
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April 05, 2022
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Take a half-day trip to the neighbouring Isla de Lobos with a water taxi. You can ...
Location:  Corralejo   La Oliva
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March 18, 2022
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At Oasis Wildlife Fuerteventura you will find over 3000 animals of 250 different s...
Location:  La Lajita   Pajara
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April 17, 2022
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Discover the underwater world off the coast of Caleta de Fuste, Fuerteventura in a...
Location:  Caleta de Fuste   Antigua
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  • Nature
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March 18, 2022
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When you get close to our giraffe family, in this close encounter, you will have a...
Location:  La Lajita   Pajara
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April 19, 2022
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Enjoy a comfortable boat trip from Fuerteventura to Lanzarote, travel on or below ...
Location:  Corralejo   La Oliva
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May 13, 2022
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Departing from Corralejo, you will embark on a spectacular 4-hour catamaran trip t...
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Enjoy an amazing private catamaran trip to Lobos Island. Go snorkeling, kayaking, ...
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The Eurasian Hoopoe is the only species to be found within the Upupidae family; al...
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These birds were once known as the Canary Islands Chat because they were once seen...
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The topsides of these birds are brown, and they are white underneath with a black ...
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The Little Egret (Egretta gazetta) can be seen on Fuereventura, it has a black bea...
October 05, 2018
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Fuerteventura is home to a significant population of Collared Dove. These sweet li...
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These birds, usually seen in pairs, are threatened due to hunting, poisoning (most...
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The common kestrel (Falco tinnunculus) also known as the Eurasian kestrel are comm...
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The Southern Grey Shrike can be seen on Fuerteventura, this medium sized bird up t...
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The storm petrel locally known as the (Bailarino) can be seen on Fuereventura. Thi...
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The common quail was once abundant on Fuerteventura and other Canarian islands. Be...
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The greenfinch locally known as the (Verderon) Is known to breed on Fuerteventura ...
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The Barbary falcon (Falco pelegrinoides) can be seen in Fuerteventura on cliffs an...

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The Black Redstart (Phoenicurus ochruros) also known as blackstart or black redtai...
October 05, 2020
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The Common Buzzard (Buteo buteo insularum) is common in Fuerteventura and often ca...
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The Yellow Wagtail (Motacilla flava ) also known as the western yellow wagtail can...
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The Pied Flycatcher (Ficedula hypoleuca) also known as Eurasian Pied Flycatchercan...
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The Spotted Flycatcher (Muscicapa striata) can be seen on Fuerteventura. This smal...
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Grey Wagtail (Motacilla cinerea) can be seen in Fuerteventura, these colourful bir...
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The Grey plover (Pluvialis squatarola) can be seen around the coast of Fuerteventu...
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The Sandwich Tern (Thalasseus sandvicensis) can be seen in Fuerteventura, it's a m...
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The Kentish plover (Charadrius alexandrinus) can be seen around the coast of Fuert...
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Whimbrel, also known as the Eurasian whimbrel (Numenius phaeopus) can be found aro...
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The Willow Warbler (Phylloscopus trochilus) can be seen on Fuerteventura. This sma...
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The Eurasian Spoonbill (Platalea leucorodia) also known as the Common Spoonbill ca...