Signpost at the beach of Menorca
Hiking paths along the sea in Menorca
Hiker at costal paths in Menorca
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Menorca

Hiking on the long-distance walking trail Camí de Cavalls.

Discover the path that surrounds the wonderful Mediterranean island of Menorca. The “Camí de Cavalls” is a famous route, suitable for beginners and experienced hikers. The hiking route has a great geological and scenic variety, passing by beautiful beaches, forests, inland pastures and cultivation, as well as urban areas in Maó-Mahón, Minorcan capital in the East and Ciutadella de Menorca in the West. During your week in Menorca you will discover the most beautiful stages of this unique route as well as the culture and traditions of the friendly inhabitants living on this colorful Balearic Island.

Walking
Walking
  • 8 Days / 7 Nights
  • Self-guided tour
  • Minimum of participants: 2 persons
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Itinerary

Mahon is the starting point for the exploration of this beautiful island. Shaped by the British reign in the 17th century and the large natural harbour this town offers a very unique flair, which you get to discover whilst on a stroll through the colourful alleyways.

Today you discover the S’Albufera des Grau nature reserve, located in the heart of the biosphere reserve. During this hiking tour you cross wetlands, pasturages and cultivated areas, dunes and wonderful beaches, such as Tortuga- or Presili beach. After a while you reach Cape Favàritx with its imposing lighthouse built on black slate rocks. If you like you can continue to the harbour of Addaia via the saline de Mongofre. Transfer back to  Mahon.

approx. 5.5 hours
14 km
380 m
370 m

You hike across one of the best preserved coastal areas in the North of Menorca, unique with its ample biological diversity as well as numerous bird species. Onwards you proceed to the beaches of Cavalleria and Binimel-lá. Just a short distance from the Camí de Cavalls you can visit the antique harbour of Sanitja. End today’s hiking tour with a visit to the lighthouse located on top of spectacular cliffs at the Cape de Cavalleria and enjoy a swim in the sea at Pregonda beach, one of the most stunning beach in the North of the island.

approx. 5 hours
13 km
240 m
240 m

From Cala Pilar you continue through varied surroundings featuring dense forests and scrubland. The highlights are the ‚Macar d’Alfurì‘ with its rounded off rocks, the beaches of La Vall and Algaiarens, as well as the ‚talayotic‘ necropolis and the Cala Morell caves. It is optional for you to walk all the way to the lighthouse of Punta Nati.

approx. 7 hours
17 km
450 m
430 m

Crossing of the spectacualr section of the Camí de Cavalls in the South of the island. You pass the beaches of Son Saura, Cala Turqueta and Macarella with its crystal clear turquoise water. A little bit further we recommend you visit the cave of Pardal, an antique scoop wheel and a hidden bunker from the Second World War.

approx. 5 hours
15 km
300 m
260 m

Discover the renowned gorges of the island (Algendar, Trebaluger and Albranca), known as the ‚Path of the Gorges‘. From the Cala Galdana you walk to Cala Mitjana beach and then head inland across green wooded areas. Following the Camí de Cavalls you reach the fabulous beach of Binigaus, right at the spot where the rocks reveal the coastal path. Following the coast you reach the village of Santo Tomás. Transfer from Santo Tomás back to Mahón.

approx. 4.5 hours
11 km
300 m
230 m

You start your hiking tour from the picturesque Son Bou beach. Begin with a visit to the paleo-Christian basilica. You then proceed through the gorge and bay of Llucalari inland, whilst crossing the gorge of Cala en Porter. At the necropolis of Calescoves you will see more than 100 protohistoric caves of Calescoves, a region with huge archaeological value.

approx. 6 hours
14 km
260 m
260 m

Tour character

You walk along well-maintained hiking paths as well as along paths on the coast and across meadows, mostly along the coast and partly upcountry. The long-distance hiking trail GR-223 alias Camí de Cavalls is well-marked with wooden signposts along the entire route. For the daily tours a good basic fitness level and surefootedness is required. Nearly every day there is the option of a shorter or a longer hike.

Prices and events

All data for 2020 at a glance
Season 1
Feb 14, 2020 - Mar 27, 2020
Friday
Season 2
Mar 28, 2020 - May 22, 2020
Sep 26, 2020 - Oct 23, 2020
Friday
Season 3
May 23, 2020 - Jun 5, 2020
Aug 28, 2020 - Sep 25, 2020
Friday
Menorca 8 days, ES-MEWMA-08X
Base price
Surcharge single room
759.00
299.00
799.00
299.00
959.00
399.00

Category: 4****- hotels and beautiful boutique hotels

Price
Surcharge single traveler
349.00

Services and infos

Included:

  • 7 overnight stays as stated, breakfast included
  • Luggage transfer
  • Transfers to/from the airport or ferry port Mahón
  • Transfers according to program
 
 
 
  • Carefully elaborated route description
  • Detailed travel and tour documents 1x per room (DE, EN)
  • Service hotline

Arrival / Departure:

  • Airport Menorca.
  • By ferry from Barcelona, Alcudia or Valencia to Mahón or Ciutadella.
  • Organised transfers to/from the airport or ferry port Mahón (except port Ciutadella)

Things to note:

  • Tourist tax, if due, is not included in the price
  • Transfers to/from the ferry port Ciutadella, surcharge EUR 20 per person / per fare. Reservation required, payable in advance.
  • Special dates on request
  • You can book extra nights for any day of your tour. Prices upon request!
  • Further important information according to the package travel law can be found here!
Lisa Seidl
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Ratings

5 of 5 Stars (1 Rating)
5 stars
Frank W. DE | 25.04.2019
Alles bestens!
Tolle Strände, gute Beschilderung, perfekter Service vor Ort! Die Strecken waren alle länger als angegeben, das sollte evtl. korrigiert werden. Am Cala Maracella sind wir Klippen aufgestiegen, das hätten wir umgehen können. Da wäre ein Hinweis in den Reiseunterlagen gut gewesen.
Lisa Seidl
Lisa Seidl answered:
Lieber Wandergast, vielen Dank für Ihr Reisefeedback! Schön, dass Ihnen unsere Menorca Tour gut gefallen hat - vielen Dank auch für die Hinweis bzgl. den Gehzeiten und dem felsigen Abschnitt, wir werden dies nochmal genau prüfen und ggbf. entsprechend nachbessern! Auf bald!

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