Placed on the south part of the Island, on the local council of Yaiza, This small fishing village on the cost, has became on the last years a quality tourist area, for his enviroment and a his very modern offer of four and five star hotels.
It has an extention of ten kilometres along the cost, from the Natural Monument The Ajaches (where you can find the Papagayo Beaches), to Pechiguera light house, close to Montaña Roja volcan.
Apart from being a resort appreciated by the National and International tourist, Playa Blanca is becoming a place where many Europeans and recently more and more peninsulars and local people, Purchase a second house .
Hear you can enjoy the good weather during the whole year. There is a promenade of 9 km. with four beaches along, a very modern sport port (with 500 moorings, 20 restaurants, shops, sailing and diving school, …), golf course (pitch&putt 9 holes, par 3) and another with 18 holes in proyect.
Even though there is a wide choise of shopping centers, shops, restaurants, bars, terrace and pubs, Playa Blanca is a very quiet and familiar place.
The entertaiment children park and the sport center with 8 padel and tennis corts, complete the familiar leisure of Playa Blanca.
It is a very pleasant place to ride bicycle, to make tracking, windsurf, sailing, rent aquatic motos . Enjoy a trip on a catamarán or on a schooner to Papagayo Papagayo Beaches. Enjoy a day of deep sea fishing (blue marlin or tuna) or make an excursion sub-aquatic on Lobos island catchin sight of dolphins at a very interesting prices. There is also a wide choice of rent companies for cars, motos, quads and bicycles.
The Nacional Park of Timanfaya is just 10 km. away and the wine area, La Geria, with a very peculiar landscape, just 15 km. The airport is 30 km from Playa Blanca. To cross to Fuerteventura, there are ferrys every hour from Playa Blanca quay.