No matter what time of year or what destination you choose, it is always a good time to leave town and get away from stress and everyday worries. Even more if we choose a place like Fuerteventura, where the average temperature allows to enjoy all of what this destination has offer without having to cover up. It’s for it that to enjoy of sunsets in Fuerteventura is the whole pleasure.
But besides, the most African of the Canary Islands, despite being the driest and windiest, is also the most attractive. One of those places where the traveler feels as if he has crossed some kind of border. The uniqueness of its geography, its location and its history full of legends and traditions, makes that this island just as much as the rest of the archipelago constitutes a particular bubble which is different from the rest of the country. And because of this, there is always a variety of activities and things to do in Fuerteventura.
Specifically, Fuerteventura is characterized by small coves of white sand with volcanic rocks and turquoise shallow waters that converts them into a perfect place for diving and surfing lovers as well as kite surfing. But if there is anything that the beaches of Fuerteventura stand out for, it is for the wonderful sunsets at nightfall. An incomparable show that can be enjoyed especially by couples, but also with family or friends. Let’s see some of the most beautiful sunsets of Fuerteventura.
El Cotillo Beach
It is the only enclave of the western coast of Fuerteventura. This beach has received the second prize in Spain, only surpassed by the beach Ses Iletes in Formentera. But it also holds the fourth place in Europe. Because of this it is also the perfect place to enjoy the beach. Nevertheless, Fuerteventura is worth a visit just to contemplate the beauty of its sunsets. An impressive show made up by an explosion of colors, where the white sand, the black volcanic rocks and its turquoise waters merge with the orange, red and purple sky when the sun rushes over the sea. Only a few minutes later the light clarity offers a glimpse of hundreds of stars on the sky.
Beaches of Jandía
There are two words that perfectly describe this beach located in the south of Fuerteventura. Freedom and infinity. Like the other beaches on the island, it is known for its turquoise waters, its soft breeze and calmness transmitted by the waves, that carry us to faraway places. Can you think of a better place to watch a beautiful sunset with your partner?
Dunes of Corralejo
Located in the north of the island, this beach is perfect for those who like taking long walks on the beach. And in this place the sand scampers between your toes, giving the traveler the feeling that he is walking upon the soul of Fuerteventura. And what better way to enjoy a walk on the beach watching the sun going down on the horizon?
Tindaya’s Magic Mountain
Although it’s not a beach, we shouldn’t mention this beautiful island of Fuerteventura only because of its wonderful sunsets, but also for all the other enchantments awaiting the visitors. The ancient inhabitants of Fuerteventura were sure that the mountain of Tindaya had magical properties. The strange remains of stone carvings remind us of the enigmatic past of the island.
Viewpoint of the Pañitas
These are the oldest mountains of the archipelago. If we continue from Tindaya, the road continues to this viewpoint, from where you can enjoy stunning views across the island and, of course, a sunset of incomparable beauty that will leave us speechless.