The beautiful island of Menorca is the smallest and quietest of the Balearic Islands, but offers more white sandy beaches than Majorca and Ibiza combined. Menorca has many coves leading to over one hundred beautiful beaches and secluded sandy bays, which offer visitors a more tranquil and relaxed holiday. The secluded coves and beaches enable parents with young children to relax as they stay safe and seen at all times, and still have fun in the sea.
Menorca holidays involve days spent exploring the beautiful island full of culture, or for those who would like a nice chilled out holiday they can be spend basking in the sun on one of the many great beaches on the island. For the more energetic, Menorca holidays offer the opportunity for sailing, fishing, diving and golf as well as a number of water sports and even horse riding along the sandy beaches.
Most flights from the the UK to Menorca are about 2 hours long. Once you arrive on the island, it is very easy to get around especially for those who rely on the local public transport. There are plenty of taxis that wait for you at the airport to take you to your hotel. There is also a bus that departs every 10 minutes from the airport and takes to you to many places on the island.
Menorca holidays are mostly enjoyed in the summer as the sunniest and warmest months are May to August. This is when the temperature ranges from 22 to 29 deg C. April’s average temperature is 19 deg C, and in September it’s still a lovely 27 deg C. It hardly ever rains in the summer as its wettest season is from October to December. You can find useful information like this before your holiday by going to the BBC Weather website.