Tuineje lies in the central and the eastern part of Fuerteventura.
Tuineje is a municipality consisting of Tuineje, Gran Tarajal, Tesejerague, Juan Gopar, Tarajelejo, Tiscamanita, Tequital, Las Playitas, and Giniginamar.
Tuineje is located a main highway linking Antigua and Pájara. Farmlands dominate the most of the municipality.ç
There are several points of interest including The lighthouse, 'El Faro' de la Entallada near Las Playitas (pictured above), a windmill information centre and churches