Great Tarajal it is the second city of the island of Fuerteventura. It is located south of the capital, in the municipality of Tuineje.
Although it has now lost its importance as an exporting city, it retains all its commercial and production activity. As the importance of the Jandía area as a tourist center grows, Great Tarajal It has retained all its charm as a typical and authentic town of Fuerteventura.
It has a beautiful urban beach with medium occupancy, fine and black sands, with a kilometer of extension, awarded with Blue flag of quality for Europe. This beach, being surrounded by mountains, has calm waters and can be used for swimming with complete tranquility. All along and to the port there is a Promenade That has been endowed with all kinds of services. At night it is the best leisure area in town.
He Gran Tarajal Marina it has moorings for the leisure boats and those of the fishermen of the town, and it is headquarters, in the months of September, of the “Canary Islands International High Fishing Open”. From the Port you can see the layout of the narrow streets of the hillside. Also from the Port it is possible to arrive by ferry to Gran Canaria.
As fishing is one of the most important activities of Great TarajalThere are many restaurants, especially in the port area, which serve fresh fish as the main ingredient.