Beaches & Coves in Formentera
Formentera is renowned for its exquisite beaches which have been compared to those of the Caribbean. If you're only there for a day or two, here are the ones you should visit:
If we had to compare the waters of Formentera to any other place, it would have to be the Caribbean.
Among the best beaches of Formentera, these are the most outstanding:
Measuring 140 metres long and 120 metres wide, Cala Saona is a paradisiacal cove considered the best beach in Formentera. Surrounded by a dense pine forest, Cala Saona wins over its visitors with its fine white sand that gives way to crystalline, turquoise waters.
Located in the Ses Salines Natural Park in the north of Formentera, Ses Illetes is one of the most iconic beaches of the Balearic Islands thanks to its 450-metre long idyllic coastline. Despite the entry fee to get into the natural park, this beach remains one of the most popular among tourists due to the breathtaking scenery.
Almost 3 kilometres long and 30 metres wide, Els Arenals is a similarly paradisiacal beach made up of Formentera's famously soft pearly sands bathed by crystal-clear waters. It is located near the town of El Caló de Sant Agustí.