Sea, sand, sunshine and sun-loungers are on everyone’s list for a bargain beach break in sun-kissed Menorca but that’s not all this island has to offer. There are many other wonderful things to do here we wouldn’t want you to miss out. Make the most of a holiday to Menorca with our top five things to do.

1. Explore you’re wild side and go Paragliding
They say holidays are all about trying new things and why not let the daredevil inside get the better of you? Menorca is the perfect Balearic Island to try the thrill of your life. The launch point at the summit of Monte Toro is the best place to start you’re paraglide and absorb the spectacular panoramic views.

paragliding

 

2. Sea Kayaking around the beach line
The many sheltered coves and secluded beach spots make sea kayaking an ideal water sport on a holiday to Menorca. Take a trip around the coastline and discover the best spots away from the busy resorts. It’s great fun and keeps you fit on holiday.

sea kayaking

 

3. Swim to a hidden beach
Escape the sun loungers and water sports and swim to an isolated beach. With over 200km of coastline, Menorca boasts more beaches then any of the other Balearic Islands, and its many secluded spots are unspoilt and surrounded by clear crystal waters. Swim, snorkel, relax and enjoy the beach coves and their seclusion.

secluded beach

 

4. Explore Menorca on Horseback
Discover Menorca by horseback and set off from the one of the many equestrian centres on the island. The popular trekking routes take you through beautiful woodlands and countryside. With riding lessons available for beginners or seasoned riders, everyone should have a go at exploring Menorca by horse.

horseback

 

5. Take a boat trip from Mahón’s Harbour
No holiday is complete without a boat trip and at Mahón’s Harbour you’ll be spoilt for choice. Take a glass bottom Catamaran on a relaxing cruise around the bay or learn about the history on a tour of the famous landmarks. The La Mola Fortress, Sant Felip Castle and Lazaretto Quarantine Island are all available on boat trips the Harbour.

boat trip

What’s your favourite thing to do in Menorca?