Top things to do in Fuencaliente

Top Choice Visitor Centre in Fuencaliente

Volcán San Antonio Visitor Centre & Volcán San Antonio

The visitor centre is your first stop if you want to explore the volcanoes. Displays are well-captioned and informative, but the layout is not very imaginative and rather dated. It's far more interesting to head out…
Top Choice Canarian in Fuencaliente

La Casa del Volcán

This bodega-cum-sophisticated restaurant is one of the best places on the island to enjoy innovative and exquisitely prepared Canarian dishes. The atmosphere is rustic yet refined, with an intimate dining room front…
Salt Pans in Fuencaliente

Salinas de Fuencaliente

Beyond the lighthouse at the south of the island are the Salinas de Fuencaliente (salt pans of Fuencaliente), which you can explore along a self-guided path; explanations on boards tell you all about the processes o…
Volcano in Fuencaliente

Volcán Teneguía

Volcán Teneguía's 1971 eruption was the most recent in the archipelago. A signposted trail from Volcán San Antonio, near the visitor centre, leads you here on a downhill hike over scrunchy volcanic gravel (wear stur…
Canarian in Fuencaliente

Tasca La Era

This farmhouse-style restaurant has a terrace overlooking a pretty garden studded with palms. It's a charming spot for fish and meat dishes. Solomillo (fillet steak) is the speciality with a choice of eight accompan…
Bakery in Fuencaliente

Panaderia Zulay

Perfect for cakes, baked goodies, breakfast, a bocadillo or a very decent coffee. Take a seat outside at this relaxing and good-looking panaderia not far from the bus station.
Winery in Fuencaliente

Bodegas Teneguía

Fuencaliente is famous for the wines made from the grapes that flourish in its volcanic soil. Founded in 1947, Bodegas Teneguía is well known for its white and red wines, as well as its famous sweet malvasía (Malmse…
Beach in Fuencaliente

Playa de la Zamora & Playa Chica

Two pleasant beaches are Playa de la Zamora and Playa Chica, black-sand beaches tucked side by side in coves and divided by a large rock. They’re no secret but are rarely crowded, so you may find them quiet. To get …
Beach in Fuencaliente

Playa del Faro

Scattered with a few boats, this south-facing black-sand beach is slung out right by the lighthouse.