Discovering the magic of Playa Jandía on Fuerteventura

Spain is a country filled with unique paradisical landscapes. They boast a presence and personality that places us at the forefront of world tourism. Even if it’s the peninsula that benefits the most, speaking in terms of visitors – with places like the Stone Monastery, Valencia’s Albufera, the Cádiz mountains and the Bilbao river – the islands (whether we’re talking about the Balearic or the Canary Islands) are definitely two of the most beautiful natural wonders of the world.

Our destination this month is Fuerteventura: a land of volcanoes where you’ll find unique spots that are a lot more special than those featured in the travel guides we all buy to get information on all the good stuff waiting for us at our chosen destination. Even if there are plenty of examples (such as the Corralejo Natural Park and the Islote de Lobos island), nothing compares to the beauty of the Jandía peninsula, topped by the beach Playa Jandía.

Much more than a beach

Even if many flock here to enjoy the sun and sea, Playa Jandía has its own personality that offers visitors a paused, quiet and one hundred per cent Canarian character. In this area of the island the way of life is completely different from that found in other parts of the region.

As you might expect, this makes Playa Jandía the Kingdom of Surfers, but it’s also a great choice for anyone who enjoys a diving session or a bit of light sailing.

Pure Atlantic

Playa Jandía is pure Atlantic. This is the place to come to discover the magic of the big blue that caresses the shorelines in this part of the world. The deep blue colour and the waves (occasionally frantic) combine to perfection with a yellow, soft blanket of sand that shines like the Sun.

Beyond the beaches, don’t miss out on the Jandía Natural Park. This vast natural desert landscape (characteristic to volcanic destinations like Fuerteventura) offers tours where you can learn more about the flora and fauna of this part of the island, and enjoy unique views with the sea as backdrop.

Hotels in Playa Jandía

Considered one of the most beautiful beach destinations in our country, Playa Jandía is also one of the ‘top’ destinations for the IBEROSTAR hotels and resorts chain, a brand that is known for hotels featuring the highest quality available, and a truly interesting price range.

The Majorcan chain offers three of the best hotels in the area. They are: IBEROSTAR Fuerteventura Palace, IBEROSTAR Playa Gaviotas and IBEROSTAR Playa Gaviotas Park

Holidays in Playas de Jandia, Fuerteventura

Marked by the rhythm of the Atlantic winds, Fuerteventura is precisely that: a paradise island where to enjoy the wonderful exoticism of the Canary Islands.

Sport fishing, snorkelling, diving, sailing, hiking, water sports… anything you want to experience in the sea awaits you in Fuerteventura. The best experiences you can imagine with the Atlantic as an inseparable companion during your holidays in the Canaries.

Holidays in Fuerteventura are always enjoyed at the beach. Some of them, like the beaches of Jandia, are simply extraordinary. Enjoy sunbathing under the warm sun, feel the sand between your fingers or swim in its warm waters are just some of the most tempting proposals to enjoy.

Fuerteventura also has land nature full of volcanic forms that are well worth discovering. It is a destination that blends exoticism with quality services.

Some accommodation options that we recommend are the following:

At the Iberostar Fuerteventura Palace Hotel you will find an oasis of relaxation by the sea with a very tasty cuisine; at the Iberostar Playa Gaviotas you can enjoy the combination of a spa and All Inclusive perfect for adults, while at the Iberostar Playa Gaviotas Park Hotel awaits activities and games for children and the Thai Zen SPAce centre, a unique space for relaxation.