Things to do with children in Formentera


Planning a trip to Formentera with kids? Its peace and beauty make this small Mediterranean island an utter paradise for all those travelling with their families. If you need inspiration for getting the most out of your trip, take note of these ideas for things to do with children in Formentera.

Tour its finest coves

Formentera’s main attraction is undoubtedly its idyllic beaches. Discovering different spots every day for enjoying a swim in the crystal-clear water of Formentera is a true delight. And for finding the best places (the ones that most people never find out about) there’s nothing better than hiring a motor launch or a boat for enjoying a thrilling adventure on the island.  

Conquering a desert island 

The smallest members of the family are sure to go wild about this idea: spending a whole day on the desert island of S’Espalmador, located just 50 metres from Ses Illetes beach. The only way to get there is by launch or by boat and this undoubtedly ranks as one of the top experiences you can have with kids in Formentera.

Cycle ride to Ses Illetes

Hiring bikes and enjoying a ride next to the sea from Savina port to Ses Illetes beach makes a perfect excursion for the whole family in Formentera. The route is flat and car-free, so while there are no traffic hazards what you do get are spectacular views of one of Formentera’s most extraordinary beaches.

Water sports 

Formentera’s fine sandy beaches with their crystalline water make an incomparable setting for enjoying all manner of water sports. If you’re not sure what to do with children in Formentera, this is bound to get them excited: paddle surfing, kayaking, sailing, windsurfing... the options are endless! 

Walking the old Roman road

One of the most attractive excursions you can do on foot in Formentera is the Roman road (or Camí de Sa Pujada, as it’s known locally). This is the old highway that links La Mola to the rest of the island, whose colloquial name derives from the cobbled paving reminiscent of old Roman roads. It will take you to the inland part of the island and the landscape will not disappoint, with its breathtaking views. A wonderful idea for spending a great day out with kids in Formentera!

Enjoy all these ideas for things to do with children in Formentera and many more by hiring a boat during your stay! With or without skipper and completely tailored to you. Find the one that best matches your requirements on our website or contact us to see more options.



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