Corralejo offers something for everyone, with great nightlife, good shopping, and overall value for money. It is the cultural centre of the windsurfing community on Fuerteventura’s legendary north shore and a must visit for any windsurfer or non-windsurfer!
Year-round conditions of warm water windsurfing. The best conditions are from the months of March to November. The spring/summer months bring great weather and the famed trade winds with good cross-shore (from the left) conditions. In the winter the winds are less consistent but the waves increase, picking up all the great Atlantic swells at this time of year.
Spot 1: Flag Beach is an intermediate to advanced location – flat water/chop.
Spot 2: A lagoon 20 minutes’ drive away is an ideal beginner’s teaching lagoon. All the beginner / renewal / improver courses run here in shallow (1 m), protected water with a sandy bottom.
The Flag Beach centre has a team of excellent multilingual, fully VDWS-qualified watersport instructors that offer a wide range of tuition, from beginner to advanced. Although Flag Beach suits intermediates/advanced visitors, just 20 minutes’ drive away there’s an ideal lagoon for beginners. Equipment is from Fanatic Boards and Duotone Sails.
A wide variety of options are available; hostels, apartments, luxury villas and resorts. Self-catering, B&B, half board, and all-inclusive – plenty of choice.