The Canaries are a great destination for the whole family. If you’re after a sunny holiday that won’t cost a fortune and will please the most demanding members of your family, then look no further because the island of Fuerteventura will definitely have you covered. If you choose to spend your holidays in Fuerteventura, you ’re in for a lot of fun as some of the best amusement parks the Canaries have to offer are situated on the island (or really close).
Oasis Park Fuerteventura
Take a break from the beach during your holidays in Fuerteventura and make sure to take your family along for a wonderful ride in the Oasis Park! Ever wondered how the experience of riding a camel is? Then quench your thirst for knowledge by jumping on a camel and letting the park’s friendly staff guide you around and show you the basics. If you want to feel like a pirate with a parrot by your side, you can watch the parrot show, feed and even take some pictures with the colorful exotic birds that call this park home. If you prefer you can also go by the sea lion show and approach for a closer look or stroke if you wish so! In case you get hungry, the on-site restaurant offers great food at convenient prices which will definitely satisfy your hunger.
Acua Water Park Corralejo
If you happen to book your holidays in Fuerteventura during high season with family, then this is definitely the place to visit! Relatively expensive but well worth the spend, this water park is home to some great slides and amusements for the whole family! Adequately staffed with some of the best lifeguards makes this a safe place to visit with little children so safety is one less thing to worry about during your visit. The park is well maintained and clean and surely is a great amount of fun for everyone involved despite the age. The only thing you have to be cautious about is the sun which especially in high season is responsible for making sliding on your back that much more painful so grab your sunscreen and swimsuit and prepare for a day full of fun!
Rancho Texas Lanzarote
If you happen to book for holidays in Fuerteventura and the amusement parks on offer don’t tickle your fancy, then the Rancho Texas amusement park in nearby Lanzarote is worth the effort and time for a visit! Well known for its bird and sea lion shows as well as cowboy lasso displays and pony rides, the Rancho Texas park is a seriously fun destination for the whole family. Jump on a canoe with your family and go along the coasts of the gold river and lake leading to the on-site gold mine and get a taste of the gold rush which took place in the wild west! If you want to cool down after a full day of activities, you can jump on the water slides and splash in the park’s amazing pool on your way down!