Things to do in Lajares

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Fuerteventura: Tour of Bodega Conatvs Vineyard with Tasting

1. Fuerteventura: Tour of Bodega Conatvs Vineyard with Tasting

Visit Bodega Conatvs vineyard and go on a guided walking tour, learning about how they cultivate the vines and produce the wines. Enjoy a tasting session with local cheese and oils. Your visit starts with a tour of the vines, where you can see the different varieties of grape and the systems used that sometimes even involve volcanos. Move on to the winery where the grapes are turned into wine then bottled, then visit the wine-tasting room to try out some wines, accompanied by a tasting of local Fuerteventura cheese.

Fuerteventura: Calderón Hondo Volcano Tour

2. Fuerteventura: Calderón Hondo Volcano Tour

Get back to nature in the volcanic landscapes of Fuerteventura and marvel at mountains formed more than 50,000 years ago. Make your way to the Calderón Hondo volcano on well marked roads, and look into the crater of one of the best-preserved volcanoes on the island. Take in the breathtaking vistas from the summit, and stroll around the rim of the crater. See the village of Lajares and the "Malpais" area formed by volcanic eruptions. Encounter native wildlife, such as squirrels and small raptors, along with black crows and goats grazing at the edge of the crater.

Fuerteventura: Explore the Area with a Bike Rental

3. Fuerteventura: Explore the Area with a Bike Rental

Enjoy the freedom to plan your own adventure in Fuerteventura with the use of a bicycle as an economic means of transport. Explore with ease and set out on a self-guided bike ride that fits your interests and schedule. Pick up your bike, hop on, and set off for your desired destination. You can ride along the trails in Corralejo National Park, or head towards the beautiful beaches that are nearby. If you are feeling more adventurous you can ride from Corralejo to Lajares or El Cotillo. Adventure awaits you with numerous attractions and an amazing landscape in Fuerteventura. Get outdoors and explore the area with the freedom of a bike rental.

Fuerteventura North Full-Day Tour

4. Fuerteventura North Full-Day Tour

Discover the unique landscapes of the north of Fuerteventura on this 7-hour guided tour. Visit the natural park of Corralejo, a protected area covering 2,600 hectares of golden sand dunes. Stop at the town of Corralejo, the tourist capital of the island, and see the great variety of shops and restaurants. Climb to the top of an imposing volcano in Lajares. Its last eruption occurred 50,000 years ago and created all of the land in the north of the island and formed the island of Lobos as well. Visit the Tostón Lighthouse, a magical place that's open to the sea, and finish off with a stop in historic La Oliva.

Corralejo: 5-Hour E-Bike Tour with Hike on Fuerteventura

5. Corralejo: 5-Hour E-Bike Tour with Hike on Fuerteventura

Discover the beauties of Fuerteventura using the lastest E-bike, which will provide you with the power to complete the ride. Surround yourself with nature, exploring a lunar landscape, dry sand, river beds, valleys with ancient craters and white beaches with crystal clear water. Pass the volcanoes that start from Corralejo and end in Lajares. Hike up to the Calderon Hondo, following a path that will bring you to a balcony overlooking the Crater of the Vulcanoes. From there, take in the stunning view of Fuerteventura with its sand dunes, volcanoes and coast. In the background, you'll be able to see Lanzarote.  Follow the dry riverbed of white sand that will bring you to Cotillo. Your e-bike or fat bike is easy to drive on the sand. Snap photos of the surfers' beach in El Cotillo. Take a one-hour break at the lagoon, where you can relax on the white-sand beach, swim in the blue and calm water, or enjoy the view from the restaurant in front of the beach while you are tasting the local cuisine. Return to Corralejo along the north route, passing some of the most beautiful beaches and surfer's spots on the island.

Fuerteventura: Fishing Excursion to Lobos Island

6. Fuerteventura: Fishing Excursion to Lobos Island

Enjoy the convenience of being picked up from your hotel in Corralejo. Climb aboard your boat and search for the best fishing spots around Lobos Island based on the weather conditions. Try your hand at bottom fishing and see if you can reel in a big one. After fishing, drop anchor opposite La Concha beach, famous for its tranquility and turquoise waters. Watch as the landscape ebbs and flows with the tide. Enjoy your choice of water activities, including swimming, kayaking, paddleboarding, or snorkeling. Feed the fish or just daydream while soaking up the sun. Enjoy a fried-fish lunch made from the catch of the day, and papas arrugadas (boiled jacket potatoes) with Canary Island mojo sauce. Afterward, sail back to Corralejo.

Fuerteventura: Trekking Tour Through the North of the Island

7. Fuerteventura: Trekking Tour Through the North of the Island

Cross the north of Fuerteventura whilst enjoying a nature hike through a unique environment. During this Trekking Tour, discover El Calderón Hondo in Lajares village, one of the most well-preserved volcanoes of the island. Climb to the edge of the crater and enjoy the impressive depth of the cone from a panoramic balcony, one of the best views of the north shore and Lanzarote. Walk through fossil dunes and into ravines formed by millions of years of erosion in the natural setting of La Cañada de Melian Canyon.  Next, relax in the typical village of El Cotillo located on the northeastern coast, which offers some of the island's most charming beaches. Visit a local bar or restaurant downtown before walking around the Toston lighthouse to see the ocean and the natural lakes of the north.  Finally, return to your hotel for a rest after this unforgettable day. Be picked up at your Hotel between 9:00 and 9:30 AM and return between 2:30 and 3:00 PM.

Lanzarote: Advanced 5-Hour Fuerteventura E-Bike Tour

8. Lanzarote: Advanced 5-Hour Fuerteventura E-Bike Tour

This 5-hour e-bike tour is designed not only for those people that have experience in biking, but also those who accept the challenge of a biking tour. The tour itself is 45 kilometers and over different terrains, including rocks, paved roads, sand and beaches. Thanks to your e-bike, this tour can be enjoyed also by those people that are not trained. It is a full-day discovering and enjoying the beauties of Fuerteventura. You will pass the volcano chain that starts from Corralejo and ends at Lajares, before hiking up to the Calderon Hondo following a path that will bring you to a natural balcony that looks out over the craters of the volcanoes. From there you will have an astonishing view of Fuerteventura, complete with its dunes, volcanoes and coast. In the background you will also have stunning views of Lanzarote and the ocean. You will follow the dry riverbed of white sand that will bring you to Cotillo, and your E-bike will be a fat bike, meaning you will have no problems driving on the sand. You will take a break in El Cotillo where you will have the opportunity to take wonderful pictures of the the surfer's beach, before taking an hour break in the lagoon where you can relax on the white beach and have a swim in the calm blue water. You can also enjoy the view from the restaurant in front the beach while you experience the local cuisine. You will return to Corralejo along the north coast passing some of the most beautiful beaches and surfer's spots of the island.

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What people are saying about Lajares

Overall rating

4.7 / 5

based on 184 reviews

Excellent visit to Bodega Conatus - our tour guide Isabella is a great story teller,very knowledgeable and very warm and hospitable. Wine tasting was great,wines were amazing can't compare to any other I have drunk before and tapas was really good. Shame we couldn't purchase any but one more reason to come back next year.We will definitely visit again.Highely recommend this when visiting the island.

Very nice experience. In this trip you can visit the Calderon ondo volcano.and the beautiful small town of El Cotillo.and the lighthouse.and the spectacular sand beaches of Corralejo National Park. Alfredo my guide very friendly and knowledgeable of the places.i really recommended to anybody

Thank you souch for Izabela who exactly explained the process to do a wine .She did for as amazing presentation about tasting wine ,and history the family company. Beautiful place, and very god wine . We would like to go back some day :0) see you then

Our Guide Luca and the captain where amazing. It was a fun day from beginning to end and well worth the money.

Très bonne expérience, le tour était très complet. Merci beaucoup à Pépé !