Your Fuerteventura holiday is waiting for you
Ideally-placed only hours from many major European cities, this gorgeous island is the second largest of Spain’s Canary Islands. Benefiting from year-round balmy temperatures, Fuerteventura is a gorgeous holiday destination no matter what time of year you’re travelling, with breezy coasts that make it a dream-worthy choice for lovers of watersports. Inland, gorgeous rolling hills and picturesque villages await, with delights of scenery and culture alike guaranteeing fantastic visits for all.
Luxury holidays to Fuerteventura
With the beautiful scenery and ideal climate, it’s no surprise that some of the most stunning luxury hotels in the region call this island home. If you’ve been yearning for a truly decadent getaway, place yourself in the able hands of any one of the fantastic 5* resorts that are scattered here and there across the island like hidden jewels; you’ll be guaranteed an incredible time. From utterly sumptuous spa treatments to sublimely beautiful surroundings, every inch of your experience will be crafted for ultimate relaxation and enjoyment. Delightful dining experiences and unforgettable inclusions will elevate your holiday to the greatest heights imaginable, and all of it in the spectacular surrounds of Fuerteventura’s beauty.
5 fantastic reasons to holiday in Fuerteventura
- Wonderful climate with year-round warm and sunny weather
- Fantastic winds and waves for all kinds of watersports
- Delicious local foods, including world-famous cheeses
- Beautiful landscapes both inland and on the sea
- Charming and historical towns and cities
Things to do on your Fuerteventura holiday
This spectacular island is packed with ways to enjoy your getaway, from the wonders of civilisation to the marvels of nature. Visit the island’s top beaches, recline on isolated and idyllic sandbanks, and snorkel around beautiful natural reefs and lagoons at the shore. Perfect wind and wave conditions make this destination a top pick for surfers, wind-surfers and sailors alike, with plenty of fantastic sites to take advantage of. In the Fuerteventuran towns, sample the culinary delights that the locals are so proud of, from fresh seafood and other such delicacies to the delicious and internationally-renowned cheeses. History buffs will also have plenty to discover: Fuerteventura has a rich history both before and after the Spanish conquest of the island, with stories of times past ready to discover in cities like Betancuria.
Interesting facts about Fuerteventura
- Area – 1659 sq. kilometers
- Population – 126,227 (2020)
- Currency – the Euro (€)
- Capital city – Puerto del Rosario
- The island was once known as Maxorata; its people are still known as ‘Majoreros’, and both names are derived from the ancient terms ‘Majos’ and ‘Maxos’.
- The local cheeses are famous: ‘Majorero cheese’ is one of three with a protected destination of origin, meaning you won’t find it anywhere else.
- Fuerteventura is the oldest of the Canary Islands, dating back to a volcanic eruption 20 million years ago.
Sometimes referred to as ‘the land of eternal spring’, Fuerteventura enjoys warm and breezy weather all year round. Even in winter, temperatures average around 19°c, with the summer ranging from lows of 20°c to heights of 28°c. Of all the places in Europe, the Canary Islands enjoy the most hours of sunlight, providing long days full of sunshine for you to enjoy. The island winds help to make sure you stay cool, even in the warm Canary Islands sun.
Fuerteventura holidays in 2023/2024
At Kenwood Travel, we’re pleased to offer fantastic holidays to Fuerteventura this year or next, whenever you prefer to travel. Of course, you’ll want to book as early as you can to ensure you get the perfect holiday, and we’re happy to help you there. Give us a call and we’ll set you up in the ideal resort, with every detail fine-tuned to your preferences. Whichever resort you pick, your Fuerteventura holiday will be one to remember.
Fuerteventura weddings & honeymoons
With the lovely weather, gorgeous seas and innumerable beaches, the setting of Fuerteventura is picture-perfect for a destination wedding. We’re happy to advise you on the best resort to pick for your wedding, where fantastic wedding packages will ensure the most beautiful ceremony imaginable at the best price. Enjoy your romantic getaway and tie the knot in paradise, looking forward to a spectacular honeymoon afterwards.