Hampshire Hikes & Historical Sites
Bring intriguing coastal trails and history alive in South Hampshire
Menorca is one of the smaller Spanish Balearic islands, offering coastal walks and pleasant flora and fauna, as well as a warm and sunny climate to enjoy. Situated in the Mediterranean Sea, you can expect picturesque turquoise coves and beautiful ocean vistas wherever you turn when rambling this spectacular island with our walking experts.
An expert Ramblers Walking Holidays’ leader will be with you every step of the way when you enjoy guided walking holidays in Menorca, discovering different regions of the island along the way. The landscape here provides some pleasing ascents and descents, including exploring the east coast of the island on the Cap de Favaritx to Es Grau, along the stretch of Camí de Cavalls. Here, you can see the towering Favàritx Lighthouse as well as sleepy fishing villages, which will certainly give you a taste for Menorca. When you embark on walks on the well signposted south-west coast, you can savour beautiful surroundings while stumbling across idyllic pine woodland. Then, make your way along the cliff tops where you can discover glorious views of the bays and ocean below you. Depending on the time of year it is, we can feast down on the fine, golden, sandy beaches and even enjoy a paddle in the Mediterranean sea, too.
(7, 10 nights)
An invigorating week of walking and sightseeing, with ambles amongst gentle undulating hills, walks along deserted beaches and hikes through a spectacular gorge.
Full and half day walks at a moderate pace over hilly terrain.
Most of these holidays have an element of sightseeing as well.
Half day walks will probably involve about 3 hours of walking, with full day walks having around 5 hours. Expect ascents and descents of up to 600m.
(7, 10 nights)