MYGUIDE.ES

We love Fuerteventura

  • Increase font size
  • Default font size
  • Decrease font size

Fuerteventura County of La Oliva

User Rating: / 1
PoorBest 
Municipality of La Oliva
Logo of La Oliva
Pobación aprox: 23.100 Habitantes.
Superficie: 309,92 Km2.
Cota máxima: Montaña de la Muda, 689 mt.

MONUMENT TO THE SUN

The municipality covers the entire northern area of the Island, including among its natural wonders of the Natural Park Dunas de Corralejo and Isla de Lobos, with stunning and evocative landscapes of golden sand beaches and beautiful clear waters of stunning shades of blue and turquoise, addition to the magnificent volcanic formation of Bayu, authentic geological extension of the island, visited by the paths prepared for this purpose.
They also stress, this time for its seafaring flavor, the Torre del Toston, eighteenth century, the exquisite hospitality of the inhabitants of El Cotillo and versatility of its beaches, which allow more relaxation from absolute beginners to practice any water sport, although Corralejo and its wonderful beaches are the best equipped areas in the locality of infrastructure for sports like Windsurfing, Jet Ski, Diving ... and so on., to which are added the perfect conditions of temperature, transparency seabeds
Regarding craft, the village of Lajares has a reputation for its, exquisite embroidered hand-work
La Oliva, the capital of Fuerteventura until 1880, was the center of politics and social life, they are living witnesses to the stately buildings, among which stands out not only on the architecture of the area but the Island's House Colonels, outstanding example of colonial architecture. Founded in 1650 by Bethencourt Cabora family, whose coat of arms still includes the portico of the facade.

Interesting places to visit:

  • - La Casa de los Coroneles.
  • - Museo del Grano Casa de la Cilla.
  • - Centro de Arte Canario Casa Mané.
  • - Galería de Arte Las Chimeneas.
  • - Taller de cerámica la Ermita.
  • - Casa Marcos, Cerámica y Artesanía (Villaverde).
  • - Casa la Rosita (Villaverde).
  • - Montaña Sagrada de Tindaya.
  • - Artesanía Lajares.
  • - Torre de Nuestra del Pilar y San Miguel o del Tostón (El Cotillo).
  • - Ermita de Nuestra Señora de Gracia y San Juan Bautista (Vallebrón).
  • - Ermita de Nuestra Señora de los Dolores y San Miguel Arcángel (La Caldereta).
  • - Ermita de Nuestras Señora del Buen Viaje (El Cotillo).
  • - Ermita de Nuestra Señora de la Caridad de Tindaya (Tindaya).
  • - Ermita de San Antonio de Padua (Lajares).
  • - Ermita de San Vicente Ferrer (Villaverde).
  • - Iglesia de Nuestra Señora de la Candelaria (La Oliva).
  • - Faro del Martiño (Isla de Lobos).
  • - Faro del Tostón (El Cotillo).
  • - Molino de Corralejo.
  • - Molino de Lajares.
Last Updated on Friday, 01 June 2012 07:11  

Facebook & Myguide

GOOGLE + & MYGUIDE

Twitter & Myguide

Rent a kayak in Fuerteventura

hire_a_kayak_fuerteventura
One day to explore the coast and fishing in Fuerteventura. contact us...

Rent a motorbike in Fuerteventura

hire_a_motorbike_fuerteventura
The best choice to explore Fuerteventura. Lets go...


Orme Tours

orme-tours-fuerteventura
The best excursion in Fuerteventura, off road motorcycle tours, visit us for more info.

fuerteventura.pro

fuerteventura.pro
La nueva guía de la isla, ¿te apuntas?...

Hotels in Fuerteventura

hotels_fuerteventura
The best hotels in Fuerteventura for a luxery dream holidays

Do you like the Diamonds?

dimonds_jewelry_fuerteventura
The best selection for the best price. Don´t miss the opportunity.

Tours and excursions in Fuerteventura

trip_tour_excursion_fuerteventura
Discover Fuerteventura, and enjoy the Island on the back of a horse!.

Your Doctor in Fuerteventura.

doctor_fuerteventura
The oldest medical centre in fuerteventura, the most experienced and guaranteed service.

The best map and FREE!!

guide_map_fuerteventura
For your holidays in Fuerteventura...Ask for myguide map in your reception.

Your perfect beaches

beach_guide_fuerteventura
Find here the dream beach for your holiday

Dream beaches !!

beaches_excursion_fuerteventura
Explore Fuerteventura and find amazing and secluded beaches.

Transport in Fuerteventura

bus_ferry_taxi_fuerteventura
The best info about transport in Fuerteventura, bus, taxi, ferry...

how to find the beaches?

guide_beach_fuerteventura
All you need to know to find all the beaches.

A Great Holidays!!

boat_trips_fuerteventura
I find everything that i need easy ...with a good map.