Water Activities in Menorca

25th July 2023

A holiday to Menorca can be as relaxing or action-packed as you want. With 216 km of beautiful coastline and jaw-dropping crystal clear blue water, Menorca shouldn’t just be enjoyed on land.

There are some great water-based activities and water sports to enjoy during your holiday in Menorca, from admiring the marine life through an exciting diving experience to observing Menorca’s amazing geological landscape whilst kayaking.  

Here is a list of water-based activities you can try whilst on holiday:


Not only is kayaking a great way to discover some of Menorca’s most secluded and beautiful beaches, you can admire the amazing coastlines, cliffs and Calas that surrounds the island.  





Menorca’s water is clear, calm and very clean, making diving a very enjoyable experience. Whether or not it’s your first time to try scuba diving, there are several diving schools that suit all experiences. Discover the abundant sea life that flourishes in Menorca’s waters.  





Enjoy a whole day out and arrange for a snorkelling trip on a boat where you can combine a few things at once. Boat trip, snorkelling, sunbathing, swimming and sightseeing from the sea. There are many spots around the island to explore the world under the water.  






Water-skiing, jet-skiing, and Wind Surfing

The area of Fornells in the north of the island is popular for water sports, especially for sailing and windsurfing. Here you’ll find a Windsurf Menorca who offer windsurfing, sailing, paddle boarding, and water skiing. Spend a day in Fornells and learn a new sport or borrow some equipment and appreciate the sun and sea a different way.  



Glass-bottom boat trips

You don’t have to actually be in the water to enjoy and appreciate it. Why not take a 1-hour tour of Mahon on a glass-bottom boat and explore its islands and bays and admire the great underwater view!


Photo Courtesy of Yellow Catamaran 



Private Boat Charters

Explore the island's coastline with a private boat charter of a Menorcan Llaut or stylish motorboat. With options to add catering from a renowned local restaurant in Mahon, make a perfect day of it out on the water! Learn more about private boat charters here.




Villa Inspiration



Why not browse our entire range of Menorcan villas. From villas on the beach to secluded, private villas in Menorca's countryside, we have beautiful, hand-picked villas in Menorca to suit every taste and group size. Search by island Menorca destination or desired villa type to plan your perfect Menorca holiday.

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