Ferreries Holiday Guide

A traditional island town occupying a beautiful location and providing a dramatic moment for all drivers as the main island road ME-1 meanders through a very picturesque and narrow gap in the hills. Ferreries is surrounded by beautiful hills and countryside and spectacular valleys ( Barranc d'Algendar ) and history. A great start point for scenic walks,cycling and horse riding.

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Airport: 18 miles / 28 km
Direct Transfer: 0 hr 35 mins
Transfer Options: 11 pp (Shared Shuttle)    Taxi upto 4 pers. 37
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

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.

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

Ferreries Beaches to visit (within 10 Miles)

Local Beaches Beach Bus

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

Buses - Ferreries

Looking for Airport Shuttle / Transfers?

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 Timetable - Ferreries

Taxis - Ferreries

There is no such thing as a private Cab or Uber. Can be Reserved by smartphone

Our Taxi Guide

Travelling Around

Bus, Taxi and Hire Car options

Guide to getting around Menorca

Things to See and Do

Things to See and Do in and around Ferreries

What is the Weather like in Ferreries

Weather now Partly cloudy

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

Weather & forecast through the year

Restaurants and Bars in Ferreries

Bars and Restaurants in and around Ferreries

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