Formentor - Pollensa
1. Outstanding Features
Formentor is a narrow penínsular, to the extreme north of Mallorca within the boundaries of the municipality of Pollensa. It is one of the most emblematic places and also one of the most visited places of Mallorca, thanks to the beauty of a landscape that merges with the scenery of the mountains and the sea. Following down the road before arriving to the beach, there is the Mirador de la Creueta with the little island of , in the distance, one of the most photographed panoramas of Mallorca.
The Faro de Formentor, is a lighthouse at 188 metres above sea level and it was the most difficult lighthouse to build of all those in the Balearic Islands owing to its position on the peninsular of Formentor. With a tower of 56 metres in height, it started to function in the year 1863. Nowadays, it uses solar energy.
El Hotel Formentor is situated in one of the most beautiful nooks of all of Mallorca. The Hotel Formentor is designed to be dynamic and at the same time respectful to its lovely environment. A walk around its romantic gardens, to bathe in its swimming pools or on the beach of Formentor and the use of its installations are options to try out this perfect simbiosis between hotel and its surroundings.
2. Its place on the map
Look to see where Formentor is on the map.
Here on the map are the Education Centres of the area and its surroundings.
4. Aquatic Activities
The Port of Pollensa, the port nearest to Formentor, is one of the best in its field and most emblematic of all the northern coast of Mallorca. Its nautical club The Real Club Náutico del Port de Pollensa, with its sailing school, offers a wide range and varied service with a complete formation in the material for the government and for shipping and sailing for sea lovers of all ages.
5. Golf Courses
The municipality of Pollensa boasts excellent installations for the practice of golf in Golf Pollensa.
Formentor with its special stops on the road for observing and enjoying the beautiful scenery, its beach, lighthouse and hotel is one of the most visited places of Mallorca. The beauty of its scenery and views, the crystal clearness of its water and the warmth of its smooth sand have attracted and fascinated tourists, residents and poets of many generations and the kindness and protection that the institutions offer, guarantee that this will continue in a perpetual way.