Giving visitors stupendous views of large mountains and fantastic views of the Atlantic Ocean, the town of La Oliva is one of the most traditional yet lively places to be found on the island of Fuerteventura. A Fuerteventura holidays in La Oliva is the perfect choice for those visitors who love a wide variety of activities and want to have a busy itinerary on their trip to the island. A holiday villa in La Oliva provides all of the mod-cons of a hotel and will leave you with somewhere comfortable to rest after a busy day.
After arriving to start a La Oliva holiday, visitors will find that there is plenty to occupy both daytime and evenings in the town. There are plenty of activities available to try, including cycling, walking, tennis, golf, paragliding and horse riding. The town also has two museums which are a great way of learning about the history of the area as well as getting out of the midday sun. Also worth seeing in a Fuerteventura holidays in La Oliva is the beautiful La Casa de los Coroneles, which was built in 1708 and was used by the various military rulers on the island.
A half hour journey from your Fuerteventura villa in La Oliva will bring you to the island’s capital, Puerto del Rosario. Not only will you find some magnificent beaches here, it is also the perfect place to learn more about the traditional life on the Spanish island. There are plenty of small alleyways to explore which contain beautiful Canarian style houses. Worth visiting on a trip to Puerto del Rosario is the Casa Museo de Unamuno, which is the house where the exiled writer Miguel de Unamuno used to live.
If you decide to reserve a wonderful La Oliva holiday rental villa then you can expect to experience a wonderful microclimate, which means that there are very hot summers and mild winters. Most travellers tend to go on a La Oliva holiday during the months of July and August when the temperature during the day is as much as 27°C. The winter months see the daytime temperature drop to between a very reasonable 15°C and 22°C. The average annual rainfall amount for the town is a very small 3 inches.