Definitely spend Easter in Fuerteventura has its advantages.
With a few hundred Euros Fuerteventura is easily accessible from all over Europe, then spend the Holy Week to the sea will surely be an unforgettable experience.
The Easter Week is celebrated every year on different dates, thanks to an astronomical event. In the year 2012,the dates are the following:
- April 1, Sunday of Ramos
- April 2, Holy Monday
- April 3, Holy Tuesday
- April 4, Holy Wednesday
- April 5, Holy Thursday
- April 6, Holy Friday
- April 7, Saturday of Easter (or Saturday of Glory)
- April 8, Sunday of the Resurrection (or Sunday of Easter)
- April 9, Angel's Monday
"Semana Santa" is the annual celebration of Easter in Fuerteventura in which Christians commemorate the passion, death and resurrection of Jesus. It 'a period of intense activity in the various liturgical Christian denominations.