As you may already know, Caleta de Fuste is one of the most popular places in the Canary Islands. Its wonderful weather, beaches and nature and the good services available make this small place be crowded all year long. If you are planning to come to the Canary Islands this year you will be interested in this post, as we want to show you the compulsory things to do during your holidays in Caleta de Fuste. We hope this summary can answer all your questions about the things to do in Caleta de Fuste.
Swim and sunbath in Castillo Beach
We have already talked about the wonderful beaches you will find in Caleta de Fuste in this blog and we must talk about two of them once more as they are the main visit to do in Fuerteventura. Most of the people coming here on holidays are looking for good weather, warm water and sunbaths and that is what they can do in Castillo Beach, the biggest beach in Caleta de Fuste.
The marina is located in Castillo Beach, where you can practise water sports and watch the ships coming and leaving. This beach also counts on many services so tourists can feel comfortable and with no worries.
Enjoy the uniqueness of artificial beaches
What people commonly now as Elba Beach is really a series of small artificial beaches located in a part of the resort where most of the international hotels are settled. The reefs protect these beaches and make them perfect for bad swimmers and children.
The beach bar located in a small is very charming and original, as people must cross a bridge in order to reach it. Once there, you can enjoy the sights of the ocean and the gastronomy of these islands.
Visit El Carmen Salt Mines
Few people know that there are salt mines in Fuerteventura before arriving to it but once they know about them they all want to make the visit.
Many years ago the salt mines were the most important economic engine of the island. As the years went by other economic sectors, for example tourism, became more important that is why the visit is now a way of getting in touch with the recent past of this place. Visitors can see how salt was extracted from sea water in drying places and the subsequent tradicional salt harvesting.
Visit the Oceanarium
The Oceanarium is located in Punta del Bajo, close to the breakwater which protects Castillo Beach. This Oceanarium offers great experiences as it is not only a place to see, it is also a place to do things you have never done.
In this oceanarium you can swim with sea lions, travel in a submarine while you discover the nature of the seabed, sail in a catamaran in order to watch free whales and dolphins, and many other activities.
Enjoy night life
Spain is worldwide known for its busy night life and Caleta de Fuste, with warm temperatures the whole year and a great amount of tourists on holidays offers many different options to enjoy night life. Many restaurants, bars and party venues organize thematic parties, formal dinners, casual meetings and many other shows prepared to make tourists enjoy.
Did you enjoy your visit to Caleta de Fuste? What did you like the most?