Season: All‑season Days: Saturday Duration: 5,5 hours Explore the boisterous west coast of Fuerteventura on this guided hiking tour accompanied by goats. The sympathetic four-legged friends happily provide for you physical well being on tour, by transporting…explore
Great Things To Do in Fuerteventura
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What can you do on Fuerteventura? - Our answers for you
Your vacation is one of the most beautiful times of the year. And you are already looking forward to your trip to Fuerteventura. There are so many things to do on this beautiful Canary Island. But which excursion is the right one for you? We are happy to assist. We have put together a few essential tips to help you choose the right tour in order to make your holiday on Fuerteventura a real success!
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Your holiday should offer more than just hotel, pool and “playa”.
Design your dream vacation and experience Fuerteventura with our excursions. Whatever you prefer, whether you are an adventurer looking for action or looking for peace and relaxation, there are countless opportunities to visit Fuerteventura. It's fantastic, because no matter if you are a nature lover, sunbather, diver, single, senior, cyclist, hiker, a family with children, climber or else... we know, everyone finds the right things to do with us.
Our Top 10 List and Tips for Things to do in Fuerteventura
Here are the top 10 of CANCO's most popular things to do. This list will help you get a first idea of what's most popular in Fuerteventura. You decide for yourself which activities you like best.
No. 1 - Hiking in the Nature
Guided hikes are well received by any age group, however you should be a bit fit and free from fear of heights. In the national parks (Spanish: parque natural), the mountains and at the coast, you can get to know the unique landscape and the breathtaking nature up close. The authentic Fuerteventura is waiting for you with unforgettable views. And your tour guide will give you lots of interesting information about the island and its people.
No. 2 - In Search of Dolphins and Whales
For many it is a dream to experience these fascinating sea mammals in the natural habitat. The likelihood of encountering whales and dolphins on such a dolphin boat trip is very high as large groups of different dolphin and whale species are native to the waters around the Canaries, or cross the islands as they travel through the oceans. In the Canary Islands it is possible see whales and dolphins, in every season.
No. 3 - Discover the Island by Bus
The great interest proves that bus tours are popular with everyone. Especially for those who do not want to give up any comfort while they get to know their holiday island. The air-conditioned and modern coaches take you to impressive places from El Cotillo, across Corralejo and Betancuria, along the sand dunes to the Jandia peninsula. You see the most beautiful sights and the tour guide knows a lot about the country and people. You just have to take your seat, relax and enjoy. Driver and tour guide will take care of everything else for you.
No. 4 - Fun With a Buggy
Very popular for fun and adrenaline junkies. Because with a Buggy Tour you basically get a fun and adrenaline warranty. If you have a driver's license and your passenger is at least four years old, you're ready to go. You experience the landscape of Fuerteventura in a very special way with these unusual vehicles. It's fast, leads through narrow paved curves and the wheels sometimes spin through on the dusty off-road slopes.
No. 5 - Out into Nature by Horse
Popular with absolute beginners and advanced riders alike. You can take part in a riding trip in Fuerteventura, even if you have never sat on a horse. The rides are laid out at different levels so that everyone can explore the nature of this Canary island in this special way. The trained and knowledgeable riding guides will instruct you in detail.
No. 6 - Boat Trips
When vacationing on an island, a boat trip is not be missed. Big and small sailors enjoy swimming and snorkeling. Those who love relaxation and tranquility are better off on a smaller motor or sailing yacht for a maximum of 12 passengers. However, if you are in party mood and sociable, an afternoon on a party boat or a larger sailing catamaran is just what you are looking for. With music, cool drinks and good food.
No. 7 - Over Hill and Dale in a Jeep
Jeep safaris are extremely popular. You do not feel like driving yourself? But you are looking for a little more action than in a conventional bus tour? Then this somewhat crazy tour is the best alternative for you. Make this bumpy and dusty tour your holiday special. Young and old can take part. Drive to places that you would never have reached otherwise. Enjoy the views and get to know this Canary island from its rougher side.
No. 8 - Action on a JetSki
It is the most popular water sports activity. You can ride this power package as of 16 years. The vehicle is mastered quickly. You should be a bit fit to run a Jet Ski, as your body will constantly be shaken by short flight and the subsequent bounce on the water, as you rush across the waves. Explore the coastal side of Fuerteventura along sandy beaches or rough cliffs with your guide and let the sight captivate you.
No. 9 - Under the Water
Diving also belongs to the most popular holiday activities, especially because you rarely have the opportunity to do it at home. The holiday on Fuerteventura is just right for it. It does not matter if you already have experience or not. If you are healthy and you can swim, then you can start this adventure with an introduction dive or a snorkel trip. If you fall for it, you can sign up for a diving license right away.
No. 10 - Holiday Anglers
As popular as ever, because you can find the really big ones off the Canary coast. It is a great event all year round because each of the two seasons has its own appeal. In the winter, you go bottom fishing for small rays, sharks or octopi and in the summer, trolling for marlin or tuna. Everyone can try fishing. You will be taught by absolute professionals on board. If you do not want to fish yourself, you can also participate in this adventure as a spectator. That's really much better than "playa y sol".
What Things to do in Fuerteventura Should You Choose?
We advise that you take enough time to check our range of excursions. Involve your family or partner and discuss it together. You will find all the information you need to make the right choice in the detailed descriptions of the individual excursion. You will find out where it is going and what you will see. Read the information in the menu item "Please note!" carefully. Here you will find the requirements that you need participate in this excursion. Under "Reviews" you will find the experiences of other participants. And the pictures in the "Photo Gallery" are intended to convey a few impressions of the trip.
In the end, your selection will be based on your own ideas, inclinations and wishes. Most important is the fact whether you want to go on a trip alone, with your family, your partner or friends. Not all our excursions are suitable for older people or children. If you have any questions or need advice, just contact us, and we will help you quickly and competently.
Safety and Quality at Our Fuerteventura Excursions
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Book your excursions without risk! Cancellations of the booked excursions are possible, without giving reasons, up to 24 hours before departure. All payments made will be refunded completely.
Book your excursions with selected operators! The basis of our cooperation with the operators is their quality and safety standards. All operators have official permits, licenses and the compulsory insurances.
Benefit from the excellent value for money of our excursions! All excursions are offered on the most favorable terms, without saving on quality and customer service. CANCO therefore only works with operators, that receive best ratings for customer satisfaction in the well-known travel portals.
Benefit from our vast local knowledge! Save time consuming research on the internet. On our website we have already collected the most important information about the best things to do on Fuerteventura.
Secure your places for the most sought after excursions on Fuerteventura! Depending on the season, the most popular trips are often booked up for days in advance. If you are thinking to book at short notice while on holiday in Fuerteventura, you will be disappointment because most likely there won’t be any places left. Make sure you secure your places on your favorite excursion by booking on our website in advance.
The CANCO team wishes you a lot of fun while choosing the best things to do on Fuerteventura, a good flight and an unforgettable holiday.
¡Hasta la vista!
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The most popular things to do in Fuerteventura
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Season: All‑season Days: Daily except Monday Duration: 3 hours Unlimited buggy driving pleasure. Experience the beauty of the beaches of Fuerteventura in this action-packed expedition through desert-like landscapes and dried riverbeds. This impressive driving experience and the breathtaking…explore
Season: All‑season Days: Daily Duration: 1,5 hours Come for a whale and dolphin search trip to Morro Jable on Fuerteventura. The encounter with these fascinating creatures in the wild is a truly unique experience. You can make…explore
Season: All‑season Days: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday Duration: 4 hours An exclusive sailing trip, in a small circle. Sail along the impressive volcanic coast of Fuerteventura on an elegant hand-crafted Turkish gullet. Set the sails and navigate into the…explore
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