Top 10 Things to Do in Formentera (Insider Advice Guide)

Last Updated on March 28, 2021

Formentera offers great holiday attractions with its variety of quality restaurants, cafes, bars and restaurants and nice beaches with watersports activities for the holidaymakers. There are lots of great day out attractions and many beautiful sights to visit and see in the island. Of course it is not possible to mention all the best things to do in Formentera, but here you can find the most fascinating ones that you won’t want to miss during your visit. Make sure to tick these top things to do in San Sebastian off your list.

Top 10 Things to Do in Formentera

A great day out at the Formentera beaches

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

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A great day out at the Ses Illetes beach

Ses Illetes beach is also a great white sandy beach located on the northern tip of the island of Formentera, nearby Es Pujols. Ses Illetes beach is 300 metres long beach and it is one of the best beaches in Spain and the most visited in Formentera.

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Do Watersports

Formentera 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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Do Cycling

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

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Dine & Wine at the quality restaurants

Holidaymakers may find numerous restaurants and cafes in Formentera. A great day out and dine & wine at the Formentera restaurants is a great attraction.


Diving is very popular in Formentera because of the transparency and warm temperature of the sea.

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Do Sailing & Boating

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

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Formentera is very ideal for birdwatching lovers. The natural environment and the flora & fauna of Formentera is outstanding and birdwatching is one of the greatest things to do in Formentera.

The wetlands of Las Salinas, Pudent Lake and Peix Lake is home to over 200 species of birds and very ideal for bird watching activities.

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A Visit to La Mola Lighthouse

La Mola Lighthouse is a charming place on Formentera that is considered to be a magical place by the tourists.

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Make Shopping from the Formentera Markets

You can buy traditional crafts such as baskets, textiles made of wool from the island, clothing items, glass work, ceramics, leather and more.

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