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La Cilla Grain Museum
Museums
Location  La Oliva   La Oliva
For centuries Fuerteventura was the granary of the Canary Islands. Grain left its ports to supply other islands. Today this past is remembered in the Casa de la Cilla, in La Oliva, a place not to missed by those interested in finding out about the backbone of the Fuerteventuran economy until a few decades ago. In Fuerteventura “cillas” were created in Betancuria, Tindaya, Tetir, Tiscamanita and La Oliva. The purpose of these warehouses was to safeguard...
Canarian Art Centre
Museums
Location  La Oliva   La Oliva
The Canarian Art Center is the most enriched art and culture centre on offer in Fuerteventura. Enjoy a relaxing environment with a wonderful outdoor sculpture, combined with the aromas of the native flora of the island. Opening times: Mondays to Saturdays 10:00 - 17:00 Sundays...
La Oliva Traditional Market
Markets
Location  La Oliva   La Oliva
La Oliva Traditional Market (Mercado de las Tradiciones) where local and handicraft products can be found is held every Tuesday and Friday between 10:00 and 14:00 at Casa del Coronel in the town of La Oliva Located inland on the north of Feurteventura the town of La Oliva is on the bus route from Corralejo to El Cotillo.
Hiking, Running, and Walking
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...
The Heritage of La Oliva Walk
Hiking, Running, and Walking
Location  La Oliva   La Oliva
This route starts from the centre of La Oliva and is very well sign posted; the distances covered are short. The most efficient way to follow this route would be to visit the places in this order: - Church of Our Lady of Candlemas. - Chapel of Puerto Rico. - The Colonels’ House. - Canarian Arts Centre. - House of the English. - Granary Museum. - The Chapel. DIFFICULTY Low DISTANCE 1,98 Kms. ENVIRONMENTAL INFORMATION The majority of places...
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Upcoming Fuerteventura Events

Thursday January 24th 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

Thursday January 24th 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.

Thursday January 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.

Thursday January 24th 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.

Thursday January 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.

Thursday January 24th 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.

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