Feel the experience

Welcome to Menorca, an island of light, calm, nature. It is a heritage rich in archaeological sites and culture with thousands of years of history. Mediterranean gastronomy and open and peaceful inhabitants make the island of Menorca the perfect place to unwind in summer.

There are a thousand fantastic places to visit on the island, we recommend the ones we like the most in this guide.

Leisure and culture

Apart from its beaches and natural areas, there are other activities that can be carried out in Menorca:

  • Cova d'en Xoroi: Enjoying a beer watching the sunset at Cova d'en Xoroi is one of the plans that you cannot miss on the island. If you prefer, you can go at night, when it becomes a disco.
  • Binibècquer Vell: Enjoy a sunset touring the narrow houses of this dream town. Take the best photos among its white houses.
  • Jaleo de Sant Joan: On the eve of the festivity of Sant Joan, on June 23, this famous festival is held in Ciutadella in which riders, horses and the crowd of visitors participate, while the town orchestra plays music incessantly. Throughout the month of August you can also go to different inland towns, which celebrate their respective festivities, to enjoy the jaleos.
  • Camí de Cavalls: Throughout the year and especially in summer, this route that surrounds the island is full of visitors who do it on foot, by bicycle or even on horseback, as it was originally traveled. The route runs along the beaches and coves and can be done with friends, family or as a couple.
  • Jaleo de Sant Joan: On the eve of the festivity of Sant Joan, on June 23, this famous festival is held in Ciutadella in which riders, horses and the crowd of visitors participate, while the town orchestra plays music incessantly. Throughout the month of August you can also go to different inland towns, which celebrate their respective festivities, to enjoy the jaleos.
  • Camí de Cavalls: Throughout the year and especially in summer, this route that surrounds the island is full of visitors who do it on foot, by bicycle or even on horseback, as it was originally traveled. The route runs along the beaches and coves and can be done with friends, family or as a couple.

Find your accommodation

Find your restaurant

Below you will find a list of recommended restaurants around the island:

  • Cas Safra : Savor Mediterranean cuisine with local ingredients in Ciutadella, the core of the island.
  • Temptations: High quality local market cuisine, where you will enjoy the most exquisite dishes.
  • Can Joanet : Fish, shellfish and rice in the port of Mahón.
  • Jardí de Ses bruixes : Local haute cuisine in a classic setting that will not leave you indifferent.
Enjoy the authentic Menorcan gastronomy and ... Bon profit!

Our recommendations

On the following map you can find the most iconic points of interest in Menorca essential among your plans:

Family activities

If you are traveling as a family, we recommend some places where everyone will have fun:

  • Splash Sur Menorca: Probably the most complete water park in Menorca, located in the south of the island, near the town of San Lluís.
  • Finca Subaida: For cheese lovers... A family tour to this cheese factory located in Mahón is highly recommended.
  • Naveta des Tudons: Visit this Neolithic structure with children to discover the interesting prehistory in Menorca.

Other transportation options from the port

  • Bus : This service has an approximate cost of € 5. There is a bus service that departs to different areas of the island quite frequently. The most common bus is the one that connects Mahón with Ciutadella. The service is also active at night. You can choose your best option here .
  • Taxi : The price of this service may be affected not only by the collection point and destination, but also according to the schedule. The price per km is around € 1.10 / km. You can find a taxi when leaving the port or by calling +34 971 367 111phone_enabled. Find more information here .

Tour the island on a motorcycle

Do you want to enjoy the hidden coves in Menorca? Know its virgin beaches? For that you need your own transportation and what better than feeling the sea breeze on a motorcycle?

By renting a motorcycle, you will have total freedom to move around the island: without waiting times, with ease to park both on the beaches and within the cities, with a more than affordable price …

Are you interested? Below we show you the best motorcycle rental companies near the port, in Ciutadella:

  • Motos Rent has motorcycles from 110cc to 125cc (card A, A1, A2) for adults from € 15 per day all included. You can also drive them with more than 3 years old on the B card. See more information or ask for your budget here .
  • RideOn has a wide variety of scooters and motorcycles from 49cc to 350cc in Menorca from € 25 per day (for more days the price per day is lower). The rental includes 2 helmets, free cancellation, roadside assistance, unlimited kilometers, trunk and insurance. Get a discount if you make your reservation online. Consult more information or make your reservation here .
  • Motos Rent has motorcycles from 110cc to 125cc (card A, A1, A2) for adults from € 15 per day all included. You can also drive them with more than 3 years old on the B card. See more information or ask for your budget here .
  • RideOn has a wide variety of scooters and motorcycles from 49cc to 350cc in Menorca from € 25 per day (for more days the price per day is lower). The rental includes 2 helmets, free cancellation, roadside assistance, unlimited kilometers, trunk and insurance. Get a discount if you make your reservation online. Consult more information or make your reservation here .

Water activities

Water activities in Menorca are essential to discover the island. You will find below the most recommended:

  • Boat trip: Exploring the south coast of the island by boat or catamaran is the perfect opportunity to discover the wonderful corners of the Menorcan sea.
  • Jet Ski: Get on a jet ski and feel the speed and adrenaline sailing through the crystal clear waters of Menorca on a guided route accompanied by professionals who will take you to some of the most impressive places in Menorca.
  • Kayak and snorkel: The perfect water activity to discover the most inaccessible places on the island while you do some exercise.
  • Paddle Surf: Improve your concentration and balance skills while enjoying the beautiful landscapes of the island.

Nightlife

Menorca is the quietest of the three great Balearic Islands. Still, you can find the best clubs in Mahón and Ciutadella, the largest points in the city. As special recommendations, we want to highlight:

Enjoy the Menorcan nightlife in the liveliest clubs. Let the party start!

Transfer

Book here your safe and trusted private transfer from the Port of Ciutadella to your accommodation.

Enjoy a welcome service at the port, sit back and relax during the trip in a comfortable way.

Contact information and telephone numbers

Languages: There are two official languages in Menorca: Catalan (which has its own dialect, Minorcan) and Spanish, although a large part of the population understands English.

Menorca Climate: Menorca has a Mediterranean summer climate and the average annual temperature is 17.8ºC, making it a warm destination all year round.

Currency: Euro (€)

Maritime Station: +34 912 660 215phone_enabled

General emergencies: 112phone_enabled

Medical emergencies: 061phone_enabled

Police: 091phone_enabled

Firefighters: +34 971 363 961phone_enabled

Taxi service: +34 971 367 111phone_enabled

Mateu Orfila de Mahón Hospital: +34 971 487 000phone_enabled

Canal Salat Health Center in Ciutadella: +34 971 480 112phone_enabled

Maritime Station: +34 912 660 215phone_enabled

General emergencies: 112phone_enabled

Medical emergencies: 061phone_enabled

Police: 091phone_enabled

Firefighters: +34 971 363 961phone_enabled

Taxi service: +34 971 367 111phone_enabled

Mateu Orfila de Mahón Hospital: +34 971 487 000phone_enabled

Canal Salat Health Center in Ciutadella: +34 971 480 112phone_enabled