Corralejo is paradise for those travellers who enjoy the beach, warm weather and a variety of outdoor adventures. A holiday rental home in Corralejo gives you all of the comforts of home in a beautiful setting.
There is plenty to do in Corralejo, and much of it revolves around the beach. The beaches here are beautiful and one of the main attractions for many travellers. Spend your days relaxing on the sandy shore or swimming and taking part in a variety of other water sports. There are also plenty of opportunities for hiking and exploring and the beautiful weather in Corralejo means that these outdoor activities can take place no matter what time of the year that you plan your visit.
In addition to the many outdoor activities, there are also a number of attractions in Corralejo. The La Lijta Zoo is quite popular. Whilst there are not as many different animals as one might find at other zoos, there are features of this zoo that continue to draw visitors year after year. One is the parrot shows. These large and colourful birds take centre stage whilst their handlers put on shows that are both entertaining and informative. Visitors of all ages will enjoy watching the parrots talk and perform a variety of tricks. The zoo also offers horseback rides and camel safaris where visitors can tour the zoo whilst riding on a camel. Travellers who enjoy history and architecture will appreciate a visit to La Oliva. Starting in the 1600’s, rulers of the area would reside here. Today, the Governor’s Townhouse, which has been fully restored, is open for visitors. The Royal Palace, located in nearby Aranjuez, was built in the 1700’s. Visitors can explore parts of this well known castle and surrounding grounds whilst learning about some of the history that has taken place here.
Those who enjoy warm weather will love a holiday to Corralejo. Whilst the average winter temperatures in Spain get down to about 7 degrees, the average in Corralejo is much higher. The average rarely dips below 18 degrees and some months see average temperatures as high as 24 degrees. Rainfall is not much of a concern either and there is far less than the average for the country. Many months bring no rainfall at all. The winter, when the most rain tends to fall, brings a scant 25 to 35 mm per month.
The closest airport to Corralejo is Fuerteventura Airport (FUE), located 31 km away. Many travellers choose to take a ferry to the area with the nearest ferry arriving to Lanzarote, 34 km from Corralejo.