About this holiday
Fuerteventura lies at the eastern end of the Canarian archipelago, only 90 kilometers from the African coast, just
south of Lanzarote. With a land surface of 1,659 square kilometers, it is the second largest of the islands, with some
truly unique scenery made up of dunes and deserts, a wild coastline and idyllic beaches, numerous volcanoes and
canyons, remote villages and mountain goats aplenty.
Our programme of walks include:
La Oliva- Vallebron- La Muda- Tindaya
Beginning in the village of La Oliva we walk up into the mountains to Tabaiba's springs, with great views of the
north and east of the island. After a short pitstop in the village of Vallebrón, we continue up the Muda Mountain,
the most important summit of the north side of the island, from where there are magnificent views of Fuerteventura,
Lobos and even Lanzarote. The walk ends with a pleasant descent to the villages of La Matilla and Tefia.
The Natural Park of Betancuria
Starting at Morro Veloso, we head to Betancuria ( the city founded in 1404 by Jean de Béthencourt self-proclaimed
king of the Canary Islands) before continuting to the hamlet of Rio Palmas, which lies in beautiful tropical landscapes.
We continue along the Barranco de Las Peñitas enjoying a pleasent descent to the coast at El Jurado beach.
The Natural Park of Jandia
We start at the Jable de Jandia, an amazing vast area of sand straight from the Sahara, shaped by the wind.
We walk through the Jandia Mountains on tracks, discovering stunning deserted beaches until we reach reach Cofete.
White sand, black lava, red sediments and the wild coastline are the ingredients of this amazing day!
Our final walk is a beautiful mountain hike. Starting at El Cardón, we hike through a small valley to reach the
crest at El Cuchillo de Los Pasos. From here there are amazing views of the entire island. Reaching Filo de Tejeda,
we descend to the hamlet of Pajara through the Las Cañadas ravine.
Elba Sara Beach & Golf Resort
The friendly hotel is the perfect spot for
a relaxing holiday, enjoying an enviable
location overlooking the ocean and the
long sandy beach. The hotel sits in its
own beautifully maintained grounds and
has 2 large outdoor pools (one of which
is heated in the winter) with plenty of
sunbeds dotted around the spacious
Other facilities include 2
restaurants, a piano bar with regular live
music and evening entertainment, fitness
room, sauna, outdoor Jacuzzi, a tennis
court and free Wi-Fi throughout.
All the well-furnished rooms have a private
balcony or terrace and sea view. Amenities
include air-conditioning, satellite TV,
a telephone, kettle, safe, minibar (on
request) and hairdryer.