Torre des Pides Catala

The quickest route to Torre des Pides Catala is to turn off Route 4 of the Circuits Verds: if you are coming from the Eastern/Sant Ferran end of Route 4 then you would turn off left a few hundred meters after the entrance to Route 17.
You then ride through a country lane, and you will [...]

Platja de Tramuntana

Platja de Tramuntana runs along the northern edge of Formentera’a isthmus. It is quite a contrast to Platja de Mitjorn, which runs along the southern edge.

The winds and waves can get up…

The erosion that has taken place in Tramuntana makes for an interesting landscape. It runs for around five kilometres up to Ses Plagetes. If [...]

Playa Mitjorn

Playa Mitjorn Formentera, or Platja de Mitjorn runs across the south coast of the island. At five kilometres in length is the longest beach. Platja de Mitjorn means ‘midday beach’ and it has areas of rocky coastline interspersed with sandy beaches, running from Es Pal Mas to Es Copinar. The section between Ca Mari and [...]

Cala Saona

The unusual geological evolution of Formentera has created a variety of beaches. The central, narrow part of the island known as Es Carnatge has the rocky Tramuntana coastline on its north face, and the sandy Platja de Mitjorn on the south. The northern peninsula has back to back beaches with no buildings in sight, and [...]