If you do not know where to travel in summer, we offer you our best recommendations of beaches on the islands of Fuerteventura and Gran Canaria to spend an unforgettable vacation, either with family, friends, couple or even for a solo getaway.
From the Lopesan Group we want you to know our hotels located very close to the sea, where you will find all the facilities and services that will make your summer vacations memorable.
Undoubtedly, the Canary Islands have always been a spectacular destination where to travel in summer, due to its mild temperature throughout the year and the multitude of different beaches, golden sand, white, or even black (volcanic origin), which make you can enjoy the experience of a swim in a crystal clear sea and practice a myriad of water sports.
Likewise, another great advantage of the Canary Islands is that they are characterized not only by their beautiful landscapes of postcard beaches, but also by their villages and towns that preserve part of the local culture. And of course, we cannot forget to mention its markets and leisure centers where you can go in summer to enjoy the pleasures of its culture and shopping.
Our hotels are located on the islands of Gran Canaria and Fuerteventura, ideal destinations where you can travel in summer with your partner, friends or family and enjoy a unique and unforgettable experience. In both islands you will find the best of the archipelago, not to be missed!
Gran Canaria has very popular destinations to spend a spectacular vacation not only in summer, but throughout the year for its favorable climate and dreamlike landscapes.
Each of its corners offer an attractive tourist offer, but in this post we will focus on what are the best beaches where to travel in summer and what activities you can do to have fun during your stay on the spectacular island of Gran Canaria.
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This place is undoubtedly one of the best destinations where to travel in summer. We are talking about the touristic Playa del Inglés. It is characterized by its 6 kilometers of golden sand facing the immensity of the Atlantic Ocean.
Another attraction that makes this beach unique is its geographical location on the island, as it is surrounded by the dunes of the Maspalomas Nature Reserve, which has very interesting and representative species of native flora and fauna of the island.
Among the many activities you can do in Playa del Inglés are surfing and kayaking, jet skiing and you can even take a tour of the various restaurants and shopping centers in the surrounding area. So, if you are looking for a good place to travel in summer, this destination in Gran Canaria is a place you should add to your getaway list.
To visit the charming Playa del Inglés, you can make your reservation at one of our hotels, the Corallium Dunamar by Lopesan Hotels, ideal if you are traveling with your partner and want to enjoy an adults-only atmosphere.
In this hotel you will have the opportunity to enjoy exceptional facilities on the seafront, as well as delicious cuisine.
On the other hand, if what you like is to enjoy the tranquility and good weather while you are at the beach, practice a water sport or taste some delicious dish of the local Canarian gastronomy, there is no doubt that you will be interested in knowing San Agustin Beach in Gran Canaria.
San Agustin Beach has become one of the most popular destinations among locals and tourists to travel in summer for those looking to relax and disconnect completely during their summer vacations.
A highly recommended place to go on vacation, due to its panoramic views of the Atlantic Ocean and the combination of the rocky landscape of the mountains with the dark tones of its volcanic sands on the beach, you can’t miss it!
If you need a great place to stay near this beach, our hotels Corallium Beach by Lopesan Hotels and the Abora Interclub Atlantic by Lopesan Hotels are just what you are looking for to spend a memorable vacation. While the former is designed for adults, the latter has entertainment options for the whole family to enjoy.
Fuerteventura is another perfect alternative where to vacation in summer, both as a couple or as a family. Thanks to its privileged location in the Atlantic Ocean, just 100 km from the north coast of Africa, the island enjoys an excellent climate during all seasons.
Another spectacular recommendation where to travel in summer is the beach of Jandia. This magical coast is on the peninsula of the same name located south of the vast island of Fuerteventura.
Here you can explore the most beautiful landscapes of the island and participate in activities prepared for the whole family, making it one of the best places to travel with children in summer.
If you plan to visit these coasts and spend a few days relaxing, we invite you to visit the IFA Altamarena Hotel, which has a wide range of activities to enjoy your vacation to the fullest. Among this variety of options are the practice of water sports and other leisure options such as tennis, darts or billiards, as well as the tasting of an excellent gastronomy.
And that is not all! Jandia Beach is located a few kilometers from the fishing village of Morro Jable, where you can do your shopping in the various stores scattered along the main avenue. So, if you are looking to combine the beach with other leisure options, this is undoubtedly one of the most recommended places to travel in summer.
Located at the mouth of the Butihondo ravine and the Esquinzo ravine, very close to the village of Morro Jable, is the well-known Butihondo beach, also called Esquinzo beach.
This beach has an extension of a kilometer and a half of golden sand and calm waters, in addition to a gentle wind throughout the year. Butihondo Beach offers its visitors hammock and umbrella rentals to enjoy the best comfort during their vacations.
If you are looking for a good accommodation in Morro Jable, the IFA Villas Altamarena are fully equipped with all the services and facilities that will make your stay a pleasant experience.
Finally, another beautiful alternative where to travel in summer is the secluded Playa del Risco del Paso in Fuerteventura. While the previous options are usually more crowded with tourists, the Risco beach is much quieter, so if you prefer this kind of destinations, do not hesitate to visit it on your next vacation.
In addition, the waves and wind are quite strong, so this beach becomes one of the favorite options for windsurfers.
Now that you have an idea of where to travel in summer, we will give you some recommendations so that you can organize your travel itinerary ahead of time and, this way, when it is time to leave for your destination, your only concern will be to have a good time during your vacation.
Most of the sites mentioned are suitable for the whole family, which makes them ideal for those who are looking for options where to travel in summer with children. Likewise, it is also important to choose which activities you can do together so that there is no inconvenience.
If you are traveling alone or as a couple, the most recommended activities are shopping or walks along the seashore, where you can contemplate the beautiful sunsets offered by the coasts of Gran Canaria and Fuerteventura.
If adrenaline is your thing, you can choose to practice water sports such as surfing, kite surfing, windsurfing or diving, among others. If so, your best alternatives where to travel in summer to practice this kind of marine activities are Playa del Inglés in Gran Canaria, and Jandía in Fuerteventura.
And finally, do not forget to make your reservations in advance so that, when the vacation date arrives, you only have to worry about packing your bags and leaving for the destination where you have chosen to spend the summer and enjoy.
If you are interested in our recommendations, contact us and we will be happy to provide you with more information so you can fully enjoy the magic of the Canary Islands, the vacation of your dreams is waiting for you!