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Ibiza: All-Inclusive Boat Trip to Formentera

1. Ibiza: All-Inclusive Boat Trip to Formentera

Discover the beauty of Formentera and Ibiza on an all-inclusive boat trip aboard Ibiza's new floating beach club. Swim in clear, blue water, play with water toys or chart your own course through the water with paddleboards. Savor delicious drinks and try new twists on traditional foods. Begin your sailing tour with check-in and boarding at Playa d'en Bossa beach in Ibiza. Admire views of the Las Salinas nature reserve on the way to Formentera while sipping on freshly brewed coffee paired with Greixonera (Balearic pudding) and Ensaimadas (a flaky, sweet pastry). Have free time to explore the island of Formentera where you can rent a scooter, go shopping at the hippie market, soak up some sun on the white Ses Illetes beach, or explore the lighthouse of Far de la Mola.  Head back to the ship in the afternoon to continue the boat trip. Stop at one of the famous beaches in Formentera where you can swim between the superyachts of the rich and famous, have fun with stand-up paddleboards and other giant water toys, take pictures for Instagram, or sunbathe.   Refresh yourself with fruity sangria de Cava, classic sangria de vino Tinto, beer, water, and soft drinks while sailing alongside Ibiza and Formentera and relaxing on sunbeds and sofa lounges. Try Spanish and Balearic wines during a wine tasting to round up your local culinary experience. During the swim stop in Formentera, dinner will be served. Watch your food being freshly made in a live cooking show. Savor Ibiza's most popular dish: Paella. Try homemade Paella Ibicenca with chicken or vegan and gluten-free options, served with a variety of bread and aioli. Watch the glow of the sunset at Cap des Falco or Es Cavallet while experiencing a Café Caleta Show Cooking (rum, brandy, sugar, and hot coffee) and listening to the sound of the waves. Finally, finish your trip by returning to the meeting point.

From Ibiza: Same Day Round Trip Ferry Ticket to Formentera

2. From Ibiza: Same Day Round Trip Ferry Ticket to Formentera

Enjoy a return transfer by ferry from Ibiza to Formentera with this same-day round-trip ferry ticket. Make the most of your time on the island and return to Ibiza at any time on the same day thanks to your flexible ticket. Hop aboard the ferry and set sail to Formentera. Arrive at the Port of La Savina in Formentera after a pleasant 30-minute fast ferry ride. Spend your day on the island as you wish. Rent a bicycle, motorbike, or quad bike at the port and set out to explore Formentera. Or, make use of urban transport to reach any part of the island. Discover its 69 kilometers of coastline with cliffs, coves, and beaches of surprising beauty. Highlights worth visiting include the beaches of Cala Saona, Ses Illetes, and Els Arenals. If you're feeling adventurous, you could even climb the Lighthouse of La Mola, built on a cliff 120 meters high. At the end of the day, after witnessing one of the best sunsets in the Mediterranean, you can head back to the Port of La Savina and take the ferry back to Ibiza.

Mallorca: Private Beginner Scuba Dive with Instructor

3. Mallorca: Private Beginner Scuba Dive with Instructor

Our Dive center arranges private dives 1 instructor to 2 people. No other people in your group for the best experience. First time trying diving is from the shore -20minutes theory -7meters maximum depth, we start from 1m were you get comfortable and get used to the breathing. -Instructor always hold you and help you during the dive -if you have any problem the equipment inflates like a lifejacket and you can float easy with your instructor -no need to know to swim. -gopro hero 10 photos and videos included -our locations for the dive are 15 minutes by car from Palma city. -50 minutes underwater time -the whole experience takes around 2.5 hours

Ibiza: Small Group Day Trip to Formentera by Catamaran

4. Ibiza: Small Group Day Trip to Formentera by Catamaran

Enjoy a unique vacation experience sailing along the beautiful coasts of Ibiza and Formentera on a catamaran. Stop to swim, snorkel, and paddle board through the crystal clear waters and relax with a glass of Champagne on board. Immerse yourself in the crystal-clear waters of S'Espalmador and Ses Illetes Beach, where you can swim, sunbathe, and soak up the Mediterranean sunshine. Bring your own food to enjoy lunch on board while anchored in the picturesque surroundings of Formentera. Spend your day enjoying the SUP boards, snorkeling gear, and inflatables, or even disembark with the dinghy to explore the nearby beach or indulge in some authentic paella from one of the local beach bars. The catamaran comfortably accommodates up to 11 people plus the Captain and comes equipped with a fridge and a Bluetooth stereo to enjoy your favorite tunes while taking in the views of the Balearic Islands.

Ibiza: Discover Es Vedrà and Formentera

5. Ibiza: Discover Es Vedrà and Formentera

Climb aboard a boat skirting the entire west coast of the island of Ibiza for a unique experience. View the magical and mysterious Island of Es Vedrà. Stop at the paradisiacal island of Espalmador, an island located between Ibiza and Formentera. You'll also get the chance to eat delicious on board the boat. Visit the island of Formentera on your own and see some of the most spectacular spots on the island. You'll get recommendations for the best spots to visit and advice about bike or car rentals while you're on the island. You'll then return to San Antonio and view the sunset from the boat. This tour includes food, drinks and snorkel equipment so you can check out the incredible seabed.

From Ibiza: Full-Day Sailing Tour to Formentera

6. From Ibiza: Full-Day Sailing Tour to Formentera

Enjoy the island of Formentera aboard a classic sailing boat with all the comforts. The boat can accommodate a maximum of 6 people for a more intimate experience. Meet on the beach at Ses Salines and head towards your destination. Sail approximately 1 hour to Formentera where you will fall in love with its crystalline waters. You will first stop is at Espalmador Island and the second stop on the fantastic beach of Ses Illetes. Get to the shore and discover the beautiful locations on foot. Explore the nature or use the paddleboard and the snorkeling gear. During the day you will have snacks and drinks like water, coffee, tea, beer, or wine. Of course, you can bring as well your own food if you like. Alternatively, you can buy food in one of the restaurants on the beach of Ses Illetes. Around 5:30 PM the tour sails back to Ibiza.

Ibiza Airport Shuttle Bus Transfer and Ferry to Formentera

7. Ibiza Airport Shuttle Bus Transfer and Ferry to Formentera

Take the worry out of your transportation needs from Ibiza Airport to Formentera with a combined shuttle bus transfer and ferry ticket to the smallest island of the Balearics. Get escorted to the local transportation provider's office in the terminal to collect your ferry tickets to Formentera on landing. Benefit from discounts on car and scooter rental to save money during your time on the islands. Use the free map to help plan your own adventure.    Avail of regular ferry departures from Ibiza from 07:00 AM to 09:30 PM in April and May and from September 18 to October 15. During the high season, from June 1 until September 17, ferries from Ibiza operate from 07:00 AM to 11:00 PM.   Frequent ferries depart from Formentera to Ibiza between 07:00 AM and 08:30 PM in April and May and from September 18 to October 15 for the return journey. During the high season, from June 1 until September 17, ferries operate from 06:00 AM to 10:00 PM.    

From Ibiza: Boat Cruise to Formentera w/ Optional Paella

8. From Ibiza: Boat Cruise to Formentera w/ Optional Paella

On-board on an amazing adventure between Ibiza and Formentera. After boarding the boat, you will be able to start enjoying the Mediterranean waters, and stop in some of the best well-known locations of the Mediterranean Sea, Illa de s'Espalmador or Illetes Beach. This activity is the perfect mix of relaxation, music and paradisiac landscapes and water activities. You will discover the natural reserve of Ses Salines, Es Freus and its islets before arriving at the virgin island of s"Espalmador where you will enjoy some time to swim, snorkel and relax in the crystal clear waters. While enjoying the waters of this strategic location, you will be able to enjoy our water sports (snorkeling or paddleboarding). Based on the selected option you will be offered the different food option: - 4 hour excursion includes a variety of snack - 6 hour excurision includes a variety of snacks and an amazing paella prepared by our crew on board. For both options, you will also have access to water, soft drinks, beer and sangria during the full journey. We offer two strategic meeting points to ease your journey: board the boat either on Ibiza Marina Botafoc or Playa d'en Bossa based on your selected option and be dropped of at the same location.

Excursión Es Vedrà

9. Excursión Es Vedrà

We will meet at the starting point in Playa d´en Bossa where we will board the catamaran that will take us to Formentera island.From there at 11 o´clock we start our trip to Es Vedrà islet of , on a 4-hour excursion. In less than 40 minutes of crossing we will enter the waters of La Pedrera de Atlantis. We will relax as we move through its calm waters and enjoy spectacular views. We will make a stop and have the opportunity to jump off the boat to immerse ourselves in the Mediterranean. Swimming! We have nautical toys that will make bathing even more fun.Once on board we will serve finger food and drinks to regain strength. While we will continue the navigation and we will approach the islet of Es Vedrá, an enormous rock pyramid. The locals call it the Islet of Secrets. Do you want to know why? Our guide on board will explain the magic that this place exudes and why some people consider it a mystical place. Now with recharged energies we will start the way back to Formentera Island. Once you arrive in Formentera around 3:45 p.m. you will have free time to enjoy Formentera until the return time, where you can choose to return at 5:00 p.m. or 7:30 p.m. We return to the same starting point of Playa d'en Bossa where the excursion began

Ibiza: Pirate Sailing Cruise to Formentera

10. Ibiza: Pirate Sailing Cruise to Formentera

Board a classic pirate sailing ship and get ready for a day of fun on the high seas. Book either a shared or private excursion and enjoy a day of swimming, snorkeling, stand-up paddleboarding, drinks, and relaxing in the sun. Depart from Ibiza and set sail on a 78 ft classic sailing ship built in 1913. Head to the quiet coves of Ibiza, explore the east coast, or make your way to Formentera and Espalmador. There will be plenty of time to swim, snorkel, and have a go at stand-up paddleboarding. Sit back and sunbathe on board and relax with friends old or new. Sip on some soft drinks and enjoy some fruit and snacks. Your 3-man crew will be able to assist with anything that you need.

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based on 1,546 reviews

We were not clear about the return schedules since the page shows schedules both for the return to the port of Ibiza and to playa bossa but then they told us that playa bossa was not working, they should inform them when getting off the ferry or leave only the schedules in the app of this season.

Amazing trip onto formentera. Awesome crew, very nice and helpful. Great food and drinks!!

We enjoyed every minute of our sailing trip. The only negative is it didn’t last longer.

Perfect trip to Formentera. The boat is really confortable.

Excellent experience with two stop diving in clear waters.