Beaches in Fuerteventura

Tourist information and guide to beaches in Fuerteventura, Canary Islands, Spain...


Fuerteventura has the biggest and best beaches with well-equipped beach facilities, 3,000 hours of sunshine and constant temperatures (with an average of 20 degrees in winter and 23 in summer) in the Canary Islands archipelago. The 340 kilometres (210 miles) of coastline with white sandy beaches in Fuerteventura and crystal clear waters offers great opportunities for beach lovers. Fuerteventura can be considered as an beach-island  with more than 150 km. of beaches, virgin and remote beaches, beaches with all types of facilities and services, beaches in charming fishing villages, beaches to practise your favourite water sports and more...


As for beaches in the south of Fuerteventura, the beaches of the coasts of Barlovento and Sotavento, and as for beaches in the north of Fuerteventura, the large beaches of Corralejo are the most popular beaches in Fuerteventura among others. There are also eight blue flag beaches in Fuerteventura that include; Playa Blanca, Gran Tarajal, Las Playitas, Grandes Playas de Corralejo, Costa Calma, Esquinzo-Butihondo, Solana Matorral and La Concha-El Cotillo.

Holidaymakers may also do variety of water sports activities to choose from in Fuerteventura such as sailing, windsurfing, kiteboarding, surfing, kite-surfing, boating, deep sea fishing, stand up paddle surf (SUP), scuba diving, snorkelling, jet skis, pleasure crafts and more... The sea temperature, varies between 19 to 24 degrees, and invites you to swim at any time.

The sea temperature in Fuerteventura varies between 19 to 24 degrees which is very very suitable for the beach goers to swim at any time of the year. Sunbathing and swimmimg in the Atlantic Ocean during winter is really something amazing.

Best beaches in Fuerteventura

  • Corralejo Beach in Corralejo Town Centre

    Corralejo beach is a great golden sandy beach and beachgoers may find variety of water sports at the beautiful coastline of Corralejo such as scuba diving, wind surfing and surfing.
  • Caleta de Fuste Beach in Caleta de Fuste

    Caleta de Fuste beach is a beautiful golden sandy beach and beachgoers are able to find many water sport activities by the beach front.
  • Costa Calma Beach in Costa Calma

    Costa Calma beach is a golden sandy beautiful beach. Holidaymakers may do hiking, Nordic walking and water sports at the Costa Calma beach. Windsurfing is also very popular.
  • Sotavento Beach along Costa Calma

    Sotavento beach is a golden sandy beach located on the south west of Costa Calma and popular for windsurfing and kite boarding. Every July and August, the World Windsurf Championship is held on the Sotavento beach.
  • Morro Jable Beach in Morro Jable

    Morro Jable beach is a great golden sandy beach and also considered as one of the best beaches in the world. Holidaymakers may find variety of water sports activities at the Morro Jable beach.
  • Playa Blanca Beach in Puerto del Rosario

    Playa Blanca beach of Puerto del Rosario is located about 2 km. from centre. Holidaymakers may find variety of water sports activities at the Playa Blanca beach.

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