Being one of the Balearic Islands Formentera is Ibiza’s little sister. Even though it is a little sister it doesn’t make it any less fun.
Tips to Enjoy Your Stay on the Island:
One of the busiest beaches on the island is Playa Illetes. It is a perfect spot for relaxing, lying on the sun, enjoying yourself and the perfect landscape with white sand. Fish restaurants are the best in this region, if you are a seafood lover this place is just for you.
Playa Es Pujols is another pretty busy beach with a long promenade of restaurants and shops.
For those who prefer more quiet beaches Playa Levant will be a suitable place. Nudists seem to love it as well.
For those of you preferring active way of spending a vacation the good advice will be to rent a bike to explore the tracks that will lead you to picturesque lagoons and beaches. Formentera is also great for snorkeling and other water sports. You may rent all the necessary equipment to practice any kind of watersport you want. Formentera truly has it all.
You may also take a boat trip to a small Espalmador island to take a mud bath. Such mud bathes became really popular among tourists.
If you are looking for handmade gifts to bring home from the island, go to a Hippy market. Shopping there is a must! You will undoubtedly find lots of interesting and unique things.
Formentera’s hippie past is reflected in its laid-back nightlife. Bars in Formentera are great spots for grabbing a drink and watching sunset over the sea while listening to chilled music. Late night discos, clubs with loud music and DJ’s sets – all of it can be seen here. Formentera’s nightlife is able to satisfy any taste in music. That is the Formentera’s successful strategy. The island became one of the destinations in Spain.
Attractions Near Formentera
If Formentera’s nightlife won’t seem enough for you, you may always take a ferry to Ibiza - the capital of unlimited fun. Even though Ibiza gained its popularity for being a party capital there is a lot to see and to do there except for clubbing. Ibiza is a great spot for diving so if you haven’t yet tried it you’ll have a chance to change it. Or you may arrange a picnic looking at Es Vedra - a semi-submerged volcano.
If you are travelling with kids, take them to Aguamar Water Park for the whole day. The waterpark is located in Playa D’en Bossa. It will take you thirty minutes to get there and the fun for the whole family is guaranteed.