Betancuria is the former capital of Fuerteventura. It was the capital of Fuerteventura from early 1400 till somewhere in the 1830s. From than till now the capital has been Puerto del Rosario.
Cultural centre of Fuerteventura
Even if it was once the centre of island, wright now there is only a village with a little population left.
Nonetheless Betancuria is definitely worth a visit, because it is known as the cultural centre of Fuerteventura.
One of the things that may surprise you will be the greenness of the village. It is lying in a oases so there are growing more plants than on the most places of the island.
Finca holiday in Betancuria
When you like a relaxing, cultural and hiking vacation, Betancuria will be the perfect place for you to stay. There aren