Northern Fuerteventura attractions

Top Choice Museum in La Oliva

Casa de los Coroneles

This 18th-century building has been beautifully restored, retaining its traditional central patio and wooden galleries, while other buildings on the estate have collapsed around it. The ground floor houses an exhibi…
Top Choice Beach in Corralejo

Parque Natural de Corralejo

This nature park of yellow dunes stretches along the east coast for about 10km south from Corralejo; it's also several kilometres wide, so covers a lot of territory and is excellent for hikes through sand. It's bree…
Top Choice Gallery in La Oliva

Centro de Arte Canario – Casa Mané

This art museum is an island highlight, with its sculpture garden and galleries containing works by such Canarian artists as César Manrique, Ruben Dario and Alberto Agullo. Two galleries are devoted to the national …
Mountain in La Oliva

Mount Tindaya

Its summit reaches just 400m above sea level, but Mount Tindaya is the most important – and famous – mountain on the island. The peak, 6km south of La Oliva, has a special place in local history and mythology. More …
Windmill in El Cotillo

Molino de el Roque

This charming windmill is named after El Roque, the next village along from El Cotillo, and with its white paint and black sails, it's really quite a picture. The windmill is close enough to reach on foot or you can…
Beach in Northern Fuerteventura

Playa de la Mujer

A couple of kilometres north of Los Molinos, along a rough track, lies the Playa de la Mujer, an enticing stretch of sand, particularly popular with surfers.
Museum in El Cotillo

Museo de la Pesca Tradicional

This museum dedicated to fisher folk is located next to the town’s distinctive red-and-white-striped lighthouse (not open to visitors). You can climb to the top of the considerably smaller original lighthouse for pa…
Museum in Northern Fuerteventura

Ecomuseo la Alcogida

A restored agricultural hamlet complete with furnished houses, outbuildings and domestic animals (though there are concerns as to how well-treated they might be). Overall, it’s an interesting glimpse into the tough …
Castle in El Cotillo

Castillo de Tostón

Tubby Castillo de Tostón is not really a castle, more a Martello tower. The art and history displays within are interesting, but the star attraction here is the sweeping view of the surf beach to the south. You may …
Amusement Park in Corralejo

Acua Water Park

Has wave pools, kamikaze-style slides, rides, Jacuzzi and other watery attractions. If you've booked your ticket up front, a free bus service runs to the park from Caleta de Fuste and Jandia in the south.