Sun-drenched Son Parc
With its picturesque views and gloriously sandy beaches, holidays to Son Parc are ideal for those looking to escape the stresses and strains of daily life. Located on the north coast of Menorca, this idyllic resort is just a short journey from the airport and offers the perfect getaway for families seeking a laid-back break. Soak up the sunshine that Spain is so famous for on its golden sands, or head into town to visit a myriad of historic sites and attractions. Whatever you’re craving on your break – whether it be action and adventure or peace and quiet – Son Parc holidays are sure to offer you just that.
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- Time Zone: GMT +
- Average flight time: 2h 20m
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Whether you choose to spend your time on the beach or in the heart of the town, there are plenty of things to do on this Balearic Island as part of your holidays in Son Parc. While the sand and sea offers a particularly stunning place to relax or swim, there are numerous activities on hand for adrenaline junkies. Canoeing, snorkelling and jet-skiing are all favoured on these sands, while holidaymakers can also head inland for a day of hiking or horseback riding. Son Parc also boasts the only golf course on Menorca.
Away from its coastal areas, Son Parc’s town boasts plenty of bars and restaurants to keep you entertained during your getaway. The centre, referred to as ‘the strip’, is jam-packed with eateries serving up delicious local cuisine, with freshly-caught seafood remaining a speciality. Browse the endless parade of unique shops and outlets that line this part of town, picking up a few souvenirs as you go. While Son Parc holidays remain fairly laid-back after sunset, you’ll find a thriving nightlife in nearby Mahon – with bustling bars awaiting your arrival. Other alternatives for a daytrip include Arenal d'en Castell, Fornells or Ciutadella.
The beach at Son Parc is ideal for a family holiday. The eastern end, closer to the resort, has a softly sloping shelf of sand that means you can walk quite a way out before hitting deep water - perfect for kids! The beach is also patrolled by lifeguards, offers sunbeds and loungers and a number of pedalos and canoes for hire. You'll also find a beach cafe.