Ferreries - a place for you?

For Families

  • Spectacular Horse Shows just outside the town
  • Close to Cala Galdana with it's superb beach
  • Factory shops at the local Poligno

For Couples

  • A walking & hiking area ( Sant Agueda )
  • Prehistoric village - Son Mercer
  • Authentic Menorca

Ferreries - Location

is located in the western centre of the island. Approximately 40 mins., from the Airport

Overview

Is a traditional island town occupying a beautiful location. Ferreries is surrounded by beautiful hills and countryside with spectacular valleys and history. A great start point for scenic walks,cycling and horse riding. Good base for those looking to explore Menorca's natural attractions.

There is a regular bus service to Ciutadella and Mahon, with connections on route to other destinations.

Beach

The nearest resort beaches to Ferreries are south in Cala Galdana

Ferreries - Local Beach

Cala Galdana
Cala Galdana Beach
Beach views
Cala Galdana Bay

Ferreries - Local Virgin Beaches

Ferreries - Shopping and Supermarkets

Supermarkets: there are several spread around the town at local's prices rather than inflated resort prices with everything necessary for a holiday.

Ferreries has one or two boutiques, handmade shoes and jewellery shops in the old town, but you really need to visit Ciutadella combined with a market day there. Factory shops for one of the island's most famous upmarket leather shoes and goods manufacturer - Jaime Mascaro ( eg pretty Ballerinas ). Many of these shoes and goods you will find in more exclusive shops back home for considerably more than you will pay on Menorca.

Evening Market mid June- Mid August every friday evening 19-23:00. Farmers market on saturday mornings

Ferreries Summer Market

Ferreries - Must See and Do

Acitivities and attractions

For those who want to add special holiday memories, this area is a real scenery, beach and nature lovers area as it is surrounded by pristine landscapes and virgin beaches to explore on foot, horseback or Mountain Bike. There are beautiful valleys and landscapes ( Algendar, Alocs ) with historical sites ( Sant Agueda Castle, Son Catalar ) to discover.

There are some beautiful trails along the rivers' valley floor as well as along the coastline on the Cami de Cavalls routes east and west.

Places to visit

A late afternoon / evening trip to Ciutadella is a must to stroll around the old city, people watch at the many Cafe Bars, take in a Tapa or two and do some clothes shopping?

Horse Shows

Just outside Ferreries on the road to Cala Galdana are stables and training stables where horse shows can be seen.

Virgin Beaches and Coastline

You can walk to ( signed paths ) or take boat excursions/water beach taxi to these by large boat or hire out your own from several operators in Cala Galdana.

See below for details and more attractions nearby.

Tip

Ferreries Fiesta 23rd, 24th and 25th of August - see Things to See and Do


Wi-Fi and Internet

Many Ferreries Bars will offer free WiFi ( passwords on request ) Sim cards and dongles for Spanish networks( Vodafone es /Movistar ) can be bought in nearby towns and topped up via supermarket cashiers. More and more towns have free WiFi in their squares. WiFi on Menorca


Bus Timetable - Ferreries

Mahon will mostly be written on timetables, front of buses and signposts as Maó, it's local name. If you are staying longer than a week take a trip on this good network and see some of the other sights, resorts/towns and attractions.

Bus, Taxi and Hire Car - Detailed getting about info.

Ferreries is a place to connect up with other destinations on the island.

Bus Timetable - Ferreries

Things to See and Do

Ferreries is a traditional town set in lovely countryside for nature and history fans.

Things to See and Do in and around Ferreries

What is the Weather like in Ferreries

Ferreries has a mediterranean climate characterised by warm to hot, dry summers with a pleasant cooling breeze and milder winters. The sea in   Ferreries   will be around 22-26 degrees in summer. In October the sea is still warm. Spring time ( early March to April ) will have sunny days and air temperatures around 20 and above , ideal for sightseeing, walking, cycling and horseriding activities.Weather & forecast through the year

Restaurants and Bars in Ferreries

Catering for local tastes. Excellent restaurant Meson Gallo is just 5 min taxi ride in the coutryside.

Bars and Restaurants in and around Ferreries

Interactive Maps - Ferreries

Resort Map

Supermarkets,Restaurants and other useful information

Ferreries, Menorca

Hotels, Beach and nearby Places Map

Find nearby Beaches, places and the local Hotels

Villas and Apartments in Ferreries, Menorca ( Minorca )

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Hotels in Ferreries

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