Fuerteventura North - Culture
For those who want to learn more about the locals and their culture, find below a list of the most important sources of information, like museums and monuments:
La Oliva – Museo del Grano: agricultural museum about the history, tools and techniques how to grow and harvest grain.
Villaverde – Cueva del Llano: impressive ancient volcanic lava tube. Take this opportunity to sense the effect of complete darkness and silence.
Lajares – Lace factory: in the centre of the village.
El Cotillo – El Toston : old defence construction to protect the harbour from invaders and pirates.
El Cotillo – Chalk ovens: visit the old chalk ovens that can be found between the El Toston and the new harbour. The chalk was then shipped to mainland Spain.
La Oliva – Casa de los Coroneles: old military headquarters that recently were restored.
Tindaya – Montaña Quemada: volcano where the statue of Unamuno has been erected.