16 days in Balearic Islands Itinerary

16 days in Balearic Islands Itinerary

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Start: Durham
Fly:  7 h 15 min
1
Formentera
— 2 nights
ferry:  1 h
2
Ibiza Town, Ibiza
— 3 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
3
Palma de Mallorca, Majorca
— 3 nights
bus:  1 h 30 min
4
Arta, Majorca
— 2 nights
bus:  1 h
5
Alcudia, Majorca
— 1 night
ferry:  2 h 30 min
6
Ciutadella, Menorca
— 4 nights
Fly:  7 h
End: Durham

2
nights
Formentera

Formentera ©
On holiday on Formentera, you'll enjoy the simple charms of island life.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sun): kick back and relax at Playa Ses Platgetes, visit a coastal fixture at La Mola Lighthouse, kick back and relax at Platja de Migjorn, thenvisit a coastal fixture at Cap de Barbaria, thenexamine the collection at Ethnological Museum of Formentera, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Sant Francesc Xavier. Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Cala Saona, head outdoors with Centro Nautico Formentera, kick back and relax at Parque Natural de Ses Salines, learn more about the world around you at Cabrera's Museum Es Celler, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Playa de Ses Illetes, and finally get great views at Torre de sa Punta Prima.

To find ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Formentera online holiday maker.

Durham, UK to Formentera is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, bus, ferry, and taxi; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and taxi. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time is 1 hour. While traveling from Durham, expect a bit warmer days and much warmer nights in Formentera, ranging from highs of 35°C to lows of 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Ibiza Town.

Things to do in Formentera

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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La Mola Lighthouse ©
La Mola Lighthouse
Big Store ©
Big Store
Cap de Barbaria ©
Cap de Barbaria

3
nights
Ibiza Town, Ibiza

Ibiza Town
As the island’s largest city and most-visited site, Ibiza is famous for its electric nightlife and lively Mediterranean culture.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Iglesia Sant Rafel, enjoy the sand and surf at Platja de ses Salines, get engrossed in the history at Museum of Archaeology (Museo Arqueologic de Ibiza y Formentera), thenstep into the grandiose world of Castell de Eivissa, thentake a stroll through Dalt Vila, and finally examine the collection at Ibiza Museum of Contemporary Art. On the next day, head outdoors with Ushuaia Ibiza Beach Club, examine the collection at Necropolis del Puig des Molins, see the interesting displays at Museo Puget, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Església Nuestra Sra. Del Carmen, thenhead off the coast to Es Vedra, and finally zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure.

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You can drive from Formentera to Ibiza Town in 1.5 hours. In August in Ibiza Town, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Palma de Mallorca.

Things to do in Ibiza Town

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Ushuaia Ibiza Beach Club, Cala Comte, Waterskiing & Jetskiing
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Necropolis del Puig des Molins
Necropolis del Puig des Molins
Ibiza Cathedral ©
Ibiza Cathedral
Castell de Eivissa ©
Castell de Eivissa

3
nights
Palma de Mallorca, Majorca

Palma de Mallorca ©
Majorca, or Mallorca, is largest island in the Balearic Islands archipelago.
Get some historical perspective at Catedral de Mallorca and Sa Llotja. Let the collections at Castell de Bellver and Museo Historico Militar de San Carlos capture your imagination. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Palma de Mallorca: Santuari de Cura (in Randa), Deia (Son Marroig & La Casa de Robert Graves) and Can Prunera Museum of Modernism (in Soller). There's much more to do: explore the historical opulence of Castell d Alaro, do a tasting at Bodega Ribas, pause for some serene contemplation at Terrazas de la Catedral de Palma, and examine the collection at Pueblo Espanol.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Palma de Mallorca online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Ibiza Town to Palma de Mallorca takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. Traveling from Ibiza Town in August, Palma de Mallorca is little chillier at night with lows of 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can go by car to Arta.

Things to do in Palma de Mallorca

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Deia, Santuari de Cura, Castell d Alaro, Bodega Ribas, Can Prunera Museum of Modernism
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Catedral de Mallorca ©
Catedral de Mallorca
Santuari de Cura ©
Santuari de Cura
Castell d Alaro ©
Castell d Alaro

2
nights
Arta, Majorca

Arta ©
Cuevas del Drach has been added to your itinerary. On the 22nd (Sun), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parroquia de la Mare de Deu dels Dolors, take an in-depth tour of Juniper Serra's Missions (Street Museum), pause for some serene contemplation at Sanctuary of Sant Salvador, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Sanctuary of Sant Salvador, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Church of Felanitx, and finally Head underground at Cuevas del Drach. On the 23rd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia Parroquial de la Transfiguracion del Senor, don't miss a visit to Santuari de Sant Salvador, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ermita de Betlem, do a tasting at Bodegas Miquel Oliver, thendo a tasting at Bodega Son Artigues, and finally do a tasting at Vins Miquel Gelabert.

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You can drive from Palma de Mallorca to Arta in 1.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Arta are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can go by car to Alcudia.

Things to do in Arta

Historic Sites Wineries Parks

Side Trips

Manacor, Petra, Felanitx, Club De Golf Son Servera, Cuevas del Drach
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Sanctuary of Sant Salvador ©
Sanctuary of Sant Salvador
Sanctuary of Sant Salvador ©
Sanctuary of Sant Salvador
Ermita de Betlem ©
Ermita de Betlem

1
night
Alcudia, Majorca

Alcudia ©
Alcúdia is a municipality and township of the Spanish autonomous community of the Balearic Islands. Start off your visit on the 24th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa de Alcudia, contemplate the long history of Santuari de la Mare de Déu del Puig, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Parroquia Nuestra Señora de los Ángeles, thenvisit Alcudia Old Town, and finally delve into the distant past at Teatre Ròma.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Alcudia trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Arta to Alcudia takes an hour. In August, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to ride a ferry to Ciutadella.

Things to do in Alcudia

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Beaches

Side Trip

Pollenca
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Santuari de la Mare de Déu del Puig ©
Santuari de la Mare de Déu del Puig
Teatre Ròma ©
Teatre Ròma
Parroquia Nuestra Señora de los Ángeles ©

4
nights
Ciutadella, Menorca

Ciutadella ©
Do some cultural sightseeing at Necrópolis de Cala Morell and Faro Cap d'Artruix. Museum-lovers will appreciate Isla del Rey and Binissues. Explore Ciutadella's surroundings by going to Mahon (Puerto Mahon​, Centre D'art I D'historia Hernandez Sanz, &more), Sant Lluis (Es Calo Blanc & Taula de Trepuco) and Alaior (Torralba d'en Salort & Playa de Son Bou).

To see ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Ciutadella driving holiday site.

Getting from Alcudia to Ciutadella by ferry takes about 3 hours. In August, daytime highs in Ciutadella are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ciutadella

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Es Castell, Mahon, Menorca, Ferreries, Sant Lluis
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Seminario de Sant Agustí de Ciutadella ©
Seminario de Sant Agustí de Ciutadella
Torre d'en Galmés ©
Torre d'en Galmés
Faro Cap d'Artruix ©
Faro Cap d'Artruix

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