Fuerteventura is the beach capital of the Canaries and its swathes of powder-soft sand will certainly not disappoint. Sun seekers will find resorts for every taste and budget on their Fuerteventura holidays, whether you're looking for a fun-packed holiday full of adrenalin-pumping activities or a tranquil, relaxing break. Boasting the biggest beaches in the Canaries, it's no surprise that lovers of surfing, windsurfing and water-skiing flock here. Lying just 100 km from the African coast, the island boasts giant dunes located at the Parque Natural de Corralejo. Holidays in Fuerteventura can be enjoyed whenever you please, thanks to its balmy year-round climate and 150 exotic beaches, making it a popular destination for winter sun holidays as well as family summer holidays. With great resorts and restaurants geared up for all type of travellers, you can enjoy the home-away-from-home feel of the island, but still revel in all that gorgeous Spanish sunshine.
Due to its pleasant year-round weather, Fuerteventura has been a firm favourite when it comes to sunshine beach holidays. The summers – starting from June to August – are warm, dry and windy meaning you have clear sky, long hours of sunshine and warm beaches to relax on, making it the best time to plan your Fuerteventura holidays. Whereas the winters are mild with short-lived rain showers between December and March. However, the best time for swimming are from July to November.
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