Formentera is the smallest of the Balearic Islands but is definitely not one to be overlooked! Formentera lies to the south of the Island of Ibiza and as the island has no airport, the only way to access the island is by boat. Many choose to charter a yacht to Formentera for the day from Ibiza to experience the island’s beauty!
Weather in Formentera
As you may have guessed, the hottest season in Formentera is summer from around June to the middle of September. Hot and sunny days are what you are most likely to experience at this time of year with very little rainfall! With cool breezes, the best spot to be is on the back of your yacht rental! In summer the sea will be your favourite place! Dive off the back of your boat and cool off in the refreshing, crystal clear waters!
The beaches of Formentera!
There are many famous and popular beaches located on Formentera. Playa Illetas and LLevant are well known for the white sand and stunning waters. This is what makes the island a sought out destination, especially with a boat charter.
Ses Illetas is popular for its white sandy beaches and is around one and a half kilometres long but certain sections are only 50 metres wide!
Parque Natural de las Salinas de Ibiza y Formentera
The Parque Natural de las Salinas de Ibiza y Formentera is a nature reserve that protects Southern Ibiza and Northern Formentera and both Ses Illetas and S’Empalmador are part of this reserve. The marine and land reserves of the Ses Salines Nature Reserve have more than 2700 hectares on land and 14,000 at sea.
The waters are so clear and pure that snorkelling and diving here is a great pleasure for many! Formentera has a mass amount of Posidonia Oceanica meadows that cover the seafloor bed and is of great ecological value and hence has been declared a World Heritage site by the UNESCO. This plant is of great importance to the sea and cleans and oxygenates the waters and preserves the natural dynamic of the dune system. Please respect the sea whilst enjoying its beauty!
Due to the Nature Reserve being protected, the island of Formentera is a unique natural paradise in the Mediterranean.
Restaurants on the island
Formentera has many choices for lunch for such a small island. Here are a few of the popular choices and recommendations for you!
Located on Playa Illetas, Juan y Andrea is where many head for lunch on their boat charter! With a tender service offered to clients, you can be picked up from your yacht and head to the restaurant for lunch!
You can sit with your toes buried in the sand as the restaurant is located directly on the beach, giving you a full island experience! Come with bare feet and money in your pocket as this place isn’t the cheapest but is the place to be seen!
Located in Ses Salines Nature Park, dine here with your feet in the sand and stunning views of the sea! With a boho-chic style and DJ through the afternoon, this place has a good vibes atmosphere!
Located in Es Pujols, on the beachfront with gorgeous views of the water. Chezz Gerdi is popular for the traditional Mediterranean and Italian dishes! Super quirky choice for lunch with amazing vibes! Check it out for yourself when you are next in Formentera!
Charter a Yacht from Ibiza to Formentera!
Want to head out on a boat charter this summer and see beauty like never before! We have many options in our fleet of Ibiza boats. Hire a yacht from Ibiza to take you over and explore the stunning island.
Be your own captain of the boat for the day and head out on one of our bareboat rentals. We have many choices for you! The Searay 295 is waiting for you!
If you want something unique to take you out on your boat charter adventure we have our Vanquish VQ45 or Pardo 50! Or maybe you are looking for complete luxury and want to head out on this stunning Vanquish VQ82 yacht charter! The choice is yours!
We are positive we will help you find the perfect choice for your next yacht charter! Check out the full range of boat rentals in Ibiza!