The 10 Best Viewpoints in Fuerteventura

Fuerteventura is an island of low heights, in contrast to the more western Canary Islands. Its highest point is the Pico de la Zarza, inside the Jandía Natural Park, with an altitude of 817 meters. Even so, scattered around the island there are a series of elevations of land that serve as privileged enclaves to observe the island from above. Most are in the south of the island.

This is our selection of the 10 best viewpoints in Fuerteventura:

1. Morro Velosa Viewpoint

Mirador de Morro VelosaMorro Velosa is the most visited viewpoint in Fuerteventura. It is located in the centre of the island, and offers privileged views of the interior of Fuerteventura, where the Betancuria Rural Park is the protagonist [read more].

2. Guise and Ayose Viewpoint

Guise y AyozeGuise y Ayose is popular for its incredible views of the interior of Fuerteventura and for the peculiar statues erected at the site, representing two of the leaders of the indigenous inhabitants of the island [read more].

3. Los Canarios Viewpoint

From Los Canarios you can see the most spectacular sunsets on the island. It is located on the Jandía peninsula, in the south of Fuerteventura [read more].

4. Sicasumbre Viewpoint

Sicasumbre is located about 300m. above sea level in the interior of the Pajara region. From here it is possible to observe an important part of the Jandía Natural Park [read more].

5. Cofete Viewpoint

JandíaIt is located at the southern end of Fuerteventura, and from this viewpoint you can enjoy Cofete Beach and its cliffs.

6. Las Peñitas Viewpoint

Presa de las PeñitasIn a widening of the FV-30 road you will find the viewpoint of Las Peñitas, which offers very unique views. A small oasis in the middle of desert landscapes.

7. El Salmo Viewpoint

Unbeatable views of Sotavento Beach, from which you can enjoy the turquoise blue and white sand that characterize this part of the Fuerteventura coastline.

8. La Pared Viewpoint

Playa de La ParedLa Pared is one of the most spectacular wild beaches in Fuerteventura. Very close to it you will find an elevation of land from which to enjoy a unique view of the western coast of the island [read more].

9. Calderón Hondo Volcano Viewpoint

The Calderon Hondo Volcano is one of the most interesting natural spaces in Fuerteventura, which shows the volcanic nature of the island. You need to walk an hour and a half to get there, but it is well worth it.

10. Entallada Lighthouse Viewpoint

Faro de la EntalladaThe Entallada Lighthouse is located in one of the most remote corners of the island. It is the Canary Island point closest to the African continent and from here you will get unique views of the eastern coast of Fuerteventura [read more].

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