Cap de Formentor is a scenic destination located on the northernmost tip of the island of Mallorca in Spain.
How to get there
The easiest way to reach Cap de Formentor is by car or bus. You can rent a car at the airport or in the nearby town of Pollensa. There is also a bus service that operates from Port de Pollensa to Cap de Formentor, but the schedule is limited, so it’s best to check ahead of time. Alternatively, you can book a guided tour that includes transportation.
Best time to visit
The best time to visit Cap de Formentor is from April to October when the weather is warm and dry. However, the area can get quite crowded during the peak tourist season (June to August), so if you prefer a quieter experience, it’s best to visit in the shoulder season (April to May or September to October).
Things to do
Cap de Formentor is a popular destination for its scenic views, hiking trails, and beaches. Some of the popular activities include:
Visit the lighthouse
The lighthouse at Cap de Formentor is a popular attraction and offers panoramic views of the surrounding area.
Enjoy the beaches
There are several beaches in the area, including Cala Figuera and Cala Murta, which are known for their crystal-clear waters and white sand.
There are several hiking trails in the area, including the Formentor Peninsula Nature Reserve, which offers stunning views of the coastline and mountains.
There are several accommodation options near Cap de Formentor, including hotels, apartments, and villas. Some of the popular options include the Formentor, a Royal Hideaway Hotel, and the Hotel Illa d’Or.
It’s a good idea to bring sunscreen, water, and comfortable shoes if you plan on hiking. Also, be aware that the road to Cap de Formentor is narrow and winding, so if you’re driving, it’s important to be cautious and drive slowly.
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