Sailing around Fuerteventura is said not to be just as popular as other water sports. However, keen enthusiasts know the waters surrounding the island offer opportunities and challenges no serious sailor can refuse. In addition, sailing around Fuerteventura gives tourists the all-tempting chance of island hopping, Los Lobos and Lanzarote being the main boat daytrip destinations from Fuerteventura. Sailing around Fuerteventura is possible both by means of renting a boat (in which case the sailing license is mandatory) and of trips organized by the several sailing schools located on the island. Indeed, Fuerteventura is, among others, a place where sailing (just as surfing and other sports) can be learned. The main hotspots in terms of sailing opportunities are Corralejo, Caleta de Fuste, Gran Tarajal and Jandia. If in the mood for this manner of diversifying their stay in Fuerteventura, tourists can rely on the following centers:
Of all the Canary Islands, Fuerteventura is the closest to Africa. But within Fuerteventura, the Entallada Lighthouse marks this proximity to Africa.
Tennis might not be the first choice tourists usually make as to sports activities. However, Fuerteventura features an abundance of tennis opportunities.
Daytrips from Fuerteventura to Lanzarote are always worth making. The Timanfaya National Park is one of the chief attractions on the island of Lanzarote.