28 January 2016
With its year round sunshine, warmth and windy climate, Fuerteventura is synonymous with kite and wind surfers worldwide, but this beautiful island of contrast has more to offer and ideal for families or couples alike.
Sunset Horse Ride
Why walk the beach, when you can ride a beautiful Majorero horse instead? This 2 hour excursion gives you the opportunity to explore the western cliff tops of Cotillo and enjoy a magical sunset ride, ending at the renowned Cotillo Beach. Based on your previous experience, you can ride with or without a guide, either way, what a wonderful way to end the day.Europe
Catch a fish – Isla de Lobos
Explore the beautiful island of Isla de Lobos and learn to catch one of the local fish specialities, using both trawling and bottom fishing methods. Snorkel the azure waters and round off the day with your own catch, cooked to perfection . Ideal for anyone wanting to experience the real life in the Canaries.
With very little light pollution and such clear skies, Fuerteventura makes an ideal opportunity to explore the heavens. Start the evening with a delicious Majorero meal, whilst listening to traditional Canarian music in the small village of Villaverde. Afterwards an astronomer will be your guide and with the aid of eye and telescope, help you locate the Big Dipper, Gemini, the rings of Saturn and many more.
Sail from Fuerteventura to Lanzarote
Take a full day’s trip and sail on a catamaran between these two Canarian Islands. Stopping at the mysterious Isla de Lobos en-route and hear tales of the celebrity lightkeeper, whilst you taste the local honey rum. There’s time for everyone to soak up the rays, hand feed some fish or try a spot of snorkelling.
Ever wanted to learn how to Kite-surf? You couldn’t be in a better place to learn. Miles of sandy beach, give you room to try or improve at your leisure. An instructor will first teach you on the beach and then with the aid of a safety boat, experience the thrill for yourself on the water. Instruction can be booked for 1-6 days, so you can decide the pace!
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