Formentera (2021 Holidays & Travel Guide to Formentera, Balearics)

Last Updated on March 29, 2021

Formentera is a lovely holiday island of the Balearics, situated on the eastern part of the Spain mainland. The island offers much to its visitors by its beautiful golden sandy beaches and unspoilt nature. Formentera is very ideal for tourists seeking escape and tranquility.


Formentera is accessible by ferry from Ibiza. The island is a small one covering an area of less than 80 square kilometres, and located 11 miles from Ibiza.

Apart from the two rocky promontories of La Mola and Cap de Barbaria, the island is practically flat and has five small towns that include; La Savina, Sant Francesc, Sant Ferran, El Pilar de la Mola and Es Pujols.

Es Pujols is the main holiday resort on the island and majority of the hotels are located in here.

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    Things to Do

    You can enjoy the lovely beaches, the sea and the sun at any of its beautiful beaches, in the company of the island’s exotic and varied scenery. The island can also be considered as a paradise island and offers the best beaches together with great nature for the holidaymakers.

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    Places to See

    The island can be considered as a paradise island and offers the best beaches together with great nature for the holidaymakers. You’ll find loads of points of interest and places to visit and see here.

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    Gastronomy & Eating Out


    You can enjoy the excellent gastronomy of the island, local cuisine, traditional tapas, international dishes and fresh seafood. A great day out and dine & wine at the Formentera restaurants is a great attraction.

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    Shopping

    You can find variety lovely shopping items to buy in the island. Es Pujols is the main and most popular holiday resort and is home to the majority of the shops on the island.

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    Entertainment & Nightlife

    The best nightlife on the island can be enjoyed after a fine and relaxing day at one of the lovely beaches and than a calm evening meal at the great restaurants with the great sunset and nature.

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    Beaches


    Holidaymakers may enjoy the beaches, the sea and the sun at any of its beautiful beaches, in the company of the island’s exotic and varied scenery. The island offers more than 20 km. of white sand and crystal clear waters.

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    Watersports

    The island and surrounding beaches offer great water sports activities for the holidaymakers. Holidaymakers may find variety of water sports activities such as jet-skiing, banana boat rides, parascending, snorkelling and scuba diving.

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    Cycling

    Holidaymakers may enjoy the the landscape, beautiful environment and the flora & fauna by pedalling through its charming paths and roads. The island offers great natural beauties and touring the island on bike is one of the best ways to enjoy and discover the natural beauties.

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    Sailing & Boating

    Holidaymakers may enjoy the 70 km. beautiful coasts and crystal clear waters of the island by sailing or boating. There are also many sailing schools on the island.

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    Historical Sites

    You’ll find several beautiful monuments and historical sites on the island that worth a visit a see. You’ll definitely love their architecture and fantastic style, and some of them comes from the 2,000 BC.

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    Charming Places

    While both Formentera and the surrounding islands are very famous for their beaches and crystal clear waters, if you go to the inland woods of the island, you’ll discover and admire the variety of stunning landscapes and charming places offered by the island as well.

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    Beautiful Corners

    You’ll find beautiful corners and landscapes that you won’t want to miss. So that you’ll discover the real beauties of the island. These include; the lighthouses at La Mola, Es Cap de Barberia, Punta de Sa Pedrera and other areas of equally rich landscape.

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