If you plan to take the bus a lot, The Bon BtF discount card will save you 30%. During the working day, you can take a taxi pretty cheap. You can also take the ferry from the island to the mainland. For the best experience, you can rent a car; the roads for travel are greatly improved. Payless Car, AutosPlus Car, and CICAR, all have really good rates for rentals.
Hotels near FUE
There are a number of hotels available from $32 USD €25 EURO to $38 USD €30 EURO. Hesperia Bristol Playa is a resort style apartment situated on white sandy beaches that offers rooms for $38 per night. There they have swimming pools and tennis courts. If you’re willing to pay a little more Villa La Isla Bonita offers private villas on the golf club property; each one with 3 bedrooms and the property also has a heated swimming pool. Club Hotel Drago Park is another luxury hotel with a sofa bed in every room, pool bar and discotheque, satellite TV, and a balcony or terrace.
About Fuerteventura Airport
It serves more than 4 million passengers each year. Fuerteventura translated means Strong Winds or sometimes the island of eternal spring. Luckily the strong winds are, usually, diverted from the island because the sea temperature adjusted them away from the island. The island is comprised of six municipalities: Antigua, Betancuria, La Olivia, Pajara, Puerto del Rosario and Tuineje. In each, you’ll find plenty to do as a tourist. Watersports and other native sports are very popular for tourist.
Things to do near FUE
Fuerteventura beaches were voted some of the bes beaches for tourist to visit. Water sports include surfing, windsurfing, and kitesurfing; diving, swimming, sailing, and fishing. El Cotillo provides the best surfing location, and you can also spot whales, turtles, and dolphins while diving. Wrestling is also a native sport in Fuerteventura; Canarian wrestling is practiced in a ring called a terrero.
Restaurants in Fuerteventura
Traditional Spanish dishes include Tortilla Espanola, paella, chorizo and gazpacho. Start your morning out at Fuerteventura Paella with Tortilla Espanola (a Spanish omelet). Arepa Los Venezolanos serves hamburgers if you’re looking for some kid friendly food. Casa Marcos serves traditional Canary Island food. Canary Island food includes a variety of meats and vegetables. Dishes like ropa vieja which is made from chicken and beef that are mixed with potatoes and chickpeas. After dinner don’t forget to order bienmesabe de coco. Bienmesabe translated means tastes good to me; it is a dessert that is sometimes served with ice cream or cream. It is made from ground almonds, eggs, and lemon rind.
Fuerteventura Airport is close ot the capital Puerto del Rosario, Caleta de Fuste and Corralejo. It only has two runways with about four million passengers flying into Fuerteventura each year.