As the smallest and southernmost island in the Balearics, Formentera is the ideal place if you are looking for complete rest and relaxation. A Formentera holiday is perfect for those who want to get away from it all without having to share too much space with other visitors. A Formentera holiday rental house provides all of the amenities you need to have a stress-free time with the added bonus of having some of the most spectacular views of the Mediterranean Sea.
The emphasis of a Formentera holiday is to relax in peaceful surroundings whilst enjoying some spectacular sea views. But if you are the sort of visitor who likes to have a bit of action around you, in case the mood takes you, then a Formentera holiday provides a range of activities for you to enjoy too. There are many pursuits available across the whole of the island including swimming, cycling, walking, tennis, horse riding, sailing, windsurfing, fishing, diving and surfing.
If you can manage to tear yourself away from your relaxing Formentera holiday rental house for the day then there are many interesting places to visit on the island. This includes the Ca Na Costa which lies in the northern part of the island. Ca Na Costa is a prehistoric site that was uncovered in the latter part of the 20th century. Human remains, pottery and jewellery have been excavated there and there is also an interesting stone circle which dates back to The Bronze Age.
Should you be considering reserving a fabulous Formentera holiday rental house then you will be able to experience a wonderful Mediterranean climate which means that there are hot summers and mild winters. Generally the warmest months of the year to have a Formentera holiday are July and August when the daytime temperature regularly reaches 30°C. The cooler months of January and February see the daytime temperature range between 13°C and 21°C. The annual rainfall amount for the island is 13 inches.
Travel to Formentera, Spain Travellers on a Formentera holiday will not be able to fly directly to the island but can land on the island of Ibiza, which is approximately an hour away. Travellers will then have to take a boat or ferry to Formentera. Airlines that offer affordable, regular flights to Ibiza include Monarch Airlines, Ryanair, Thomson Flights, easyJet and British Airways. Passengers can depart from numerous UK airports such as Birmingham (BHX), Manchester (MAN), Newcastle(NCL), East Midlands (EMA) and Glasgow (GLA).