Example day programme combi package

The program below serves as the basis of the combi package. Depending on the group, the weather and other unforeseen circumstances this programme can be adjusted.

General day schedule

The day structure during the combi package looks roughly as follows:

  • Wake-up session
  • Extensive breakfast buffet
  • Activity or free morning
  • Communal lunch in local Spanish restaurant
  • Continue morning activity, new activity or free afternoon
  • Dinner together at Villa Vital

Below we describe the planned hikes, their length and gravity. Think of this as a guideline, so you know what you can expect.

Day 1

  • Day of arrival
  • When arriving early, communal lunch in nearby restaurant
  • When arriving early, free afternoon
  • Dinner at Villa Vital

Day 2

  • Morning: walk to and in the beautiful gorge at Vega de Rio Palmas. In the gorge awaits a tiny ??????? as a surprise
    • Duration: 1 – 1 ¼ hours
    • Profile: little height difference
  • Lunch in the picturesque town of Betancuria in a restaurant with a beautiful plant garden.

    Here is also some time to look around and buy some souvenirs.

  • Afternoon: walk from Betancuria through the central mountain landscape to Vega de Rio Palmas.
    • Duration: 2 – 2 ½ hours
    • Profile: 250 m climbing, 350 m descending
Vega De Rio Palmas
Vega De Rio Palmas
Betancuria - Vega de Rio Palmas

Day 3

  • Mountain bike ride from Corralejo to El Cotillo

    We ride good electric mountain bikes, so we can stay together as a group.

    • Beautiful tour along the north coast and via the town of Lajares
    • Duration: about 2 hours
    • Length: about 25 km
  • Lunch in El Cotillo, in the far northwest of the island, in one of the most delicious restaurants on the island (yet very affordable).
  • Afternoon: mountain bike ride back from El Cotillo to Lajares.
    • Of course, we take a different route than in the morning.
    • Duration: about 2 hours
    • Length: about 25 km
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Day 4

  • Morning: Fit & Fun training (approx. 60 minutes)
  • Lunch in Caleta de Fuste or Pozo Negro, both on the east coast
    • Caleta de Fuste is a tourist place with many restaurants, a long promenade and a large beach. We usually have lunch along the more quiet part of the boulevard.
    • Pozo Negro is an abandoned fishing village with an idyllic restaurant between the mountain ranges.
  • Afternoon: running / shopping / walking / free

    The afternoon we go to Caleta de Fuste. Here follows, later in the afternoon, a running session. For those who don’t want to run, you can walk along the boulevard, go shopping, lie on the beach or grab a terrace.

Fitness Retreat Fuerteventura
Los Pescadores (Pozo Negro)

Day 5

  • Morning: walk from Morro Jable to Cofete, all the way south.

    We walk across the mountain range. Here you can enjoy one of the most beautiful views of the island.

    • Duration: about 2 hours
    • Profile: 325 m climbing, 325 m descending
  • Lunch in het kleine, afgelegen dorpje Cofete

    Geniet van het zicht op de bergen, die je zojuist bent overgestoken

  • Afternoon: walk back from Cofete to Morro Jable
    • Duration: about 2 hours
    • Profile: 325 m climbing, 325 m descending
Morro Jable - Cofete
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Morro Jable - Cofete
GranValle Cofete 5

Day 6

  • Morning: Mountain bike tour

    Today we ride on ‘normal’ mountain bikes, without electrical support.

    • Length: 35 km
    • Duration: about 3 hours
    • Profile: much false flat, no long steep climbs
  • Lunch in Antigua or Valles de Ortega
    • Antigua is a slightly larger, but quiet place, in the middle of the island. Here are several restaurants
    • Valles de Ortega is a village near Villa Vital
  • Afternoon: extra mountain bike tour, free or visit Aloe Vera shop.
    • After lunch we still have about 5 km to cycle home
    • Then choose from:
      • Extra round mountain biking: 10 km, but technically a bit more difficult
      • Free afternoon at Villa Vital
      • Visit to nearby Aloe Vera nursery + shop
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Day 7

  • After getting up: Running session before breakfast
  • Morning: short walk to the Black Caves of Ajuy
  • Lunch in Ajuy
  • Afternoon: visit to goat farm and Fit & Fun session.
    • On the way back from Ajuy we can stop at a goat farm with about 1000 goats and associated shop
    • End of the afternoon: Fit & Fun session
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Fuerteventura lunch, Jaula de Oro
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Fitness Retreat Fuerteventura

Day 8

For those who leave later in the afternoon …

  • Morning: hike through the Gayria Natural Park next to our Villa
    • Duration: about 2 hours
    • Profile: one climb at the start, after that slowly descending + flat
  • Lunch in our neighbouring village Valles de Ortega
Fuerteventura Gayria
Fuerteventura Gayria