Cala n Forcat holidays

Cala n Forcat holidays

One of the quieter resorts in Menorca, Cala’n Forcat is well known for its appeal to families. Within minutes from Menorca’s old capital Ciutadella, its idyllic small coves and calm waters are ideal for snorkelling and paddling with the kids. Cala’n Forcat features a choice of family-friendly restaurants with play areas and kid-friendly facilities, as well as an arcade and a waterpark full of thrilling slides.

Things to do

Whether you want to relax on the beach, or enjoy a fun-packed day of waterslides and go-karting, Cala’n Forcat has something to please everyone. Sun, sea and sand await on the golden beaches of the resort, ideal whether you’re catching a tan or making a splash. The waterparks are a paradise for the young and young at heart alike. Speed things up with a go-kart race, or slow things down by exploring the natural wonders around the resort. 

Spectacular beaches

Menorca has beautifully warm weather for large parts of the year, and there are some incredible beaches in and around Cala’n Forcat where you can enjoy the sunshine. The town’s own beach is a small strip with soft sand and calm crystal clear waters, ideal if you have younger children. You’ll find lots of stunning unspoilt beaches around the coast, so hire a car and go on an adventure to find your own private patch of sand.

Family attractions

If you’re going away with the family, there’s some fun-filled ways to entertain the whole gang. Spend the day splashing around at a water park, or tear around the local go-karting track. Go on a boat trip where you can do plenty of swimming and snorkelling, and see a natural bridge cut into the cliff at the same time. If your children are adventurous, you can even go scuba diving with them.

Fun nightlife

As the day draws to a close, pull up a chair in a restaurant serving local delicacies like fresh seafood, and have a few drinks with views out across the Balearic Sea. Cala’n Forcat is close to the city of Ciutadella, so you won’t be far away from the larger neighbour’s buzzing nightlife if you want a good night out. Whether you’re exploring historic castles or just sitting back in the sun, your holiday to Cala’n Forcat is sure to be memorable.

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Temperature: 11-29 (°C)feb

Temperatures in Cala’n Forcat range from low-teens to late-20s.

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Flight time from UK:

Around 2 hours and 50 minutes.

Fast facts for Cala n Forcat

Language: The language spoken in Cala’n Forcat is Spanish.

Currency: The currency in Cala’n Forcat is Euro (€).

Local time: Cala'n Forcat is 1 hour ahead of GMT/UK time.

Fly to: Mahon Airport. Transfers to Cala'n Forcat take 1 hour and 20 minutes.

Flight time from the UK: The Cala'n Forcat flight time is 2.5 hours.

Tourist information: Further Cala’n Forcat tourist information can be found at 

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Getting around Cala n Forcat

By bus: With a frequent service every 20 minutes, head to Ciutadella with ease, and connect with other services to take you around the island. 

By car: Visit as many beaches and coves as you like when you hire a car. 

By taxi: Reliable and friendly, you’ll have no problem getting a taxi. Prices are based on distance, so make sure you check with the driver first.

Events in Cala n Forcat

Fiesta of Sant Joan: Head to Ciutadella to join in the famous annual celebration of Saint Joan. Expect plenty of street parties, Medieval jousting, and horses riding through the streets, both day and night.

Ciutadella Summer Music Festival: Classical music lovers will enjoy this programme of concerts in the cloister of the Church of El Socorro. Past performers include flautist Claudio Arimany, Joan Pons, and Ainhoa Arteta.

Cala n Forcat weather

Temperature: 11-29 (°C)

Following a typical Mediterranean climate, you can expect cooler winters and dry long summer days. Temperatures climb as high as 29(°C) in the height of summer with minimal rain, perfect for making the most of the beach with the family. Spring and autumn are great times to visit if you prefer cooler temperatures and would like to take on the walking trails without breaking a sweat.

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