The following program is an example of the route that we can carry out. It describes the stages that can be done to go around the island, indicating the points where we can spend each of the nights. The walking sections can be adapted to each participant, according to their level and physical condition, for each day.
We must also bear in mind that we depend on the weather, so the route we take will depend on the conditions of the sea and the wind. The boarding point will also be decided two days before and the crew members will be informed.
Day 1. Mahon
Day of arrival. You can board from 3pm. We will sleep in port and organize our departure for the next day. This day we will have time to visit Mahón and taste Menorcan gastronomy.
Day 2. Mahon - Cales Coves
It will be a day of sailing, to relax on board and start enjoying the coast of Menorca from the sea. We will leave the port of Mahón and head towards the south of the island, following its coast until we reach Cales Coves, our first stop for the night.
Day 3. Cales Coves - Cala Macarella and Macarelleta
After breakfast, we will leave for Santo Tomás, where we will disembark to begin the first stage on foot. This stage runs between pine forests and cliffs, and passes through the best virgin coves with turquoise waters on the island, such as Playa de Binigaus, Cala Escorxada, Cala de Trabalúger, and Cala Fustam, reaching the coves of Mitjana and Mitjaneta.
This day, we will spend the night anchored in a unique environment, in the coves of Macarella and Macarelleta.
Day 4. Cala Macarelleta - Cova des Perdals.
We will start the day with the next stage that runs along Camí de Cavalls, from Cala Macarelleta to Cova des Perdals, 9 km of trail to continue enjoying the incredible landscapes and coves of the south of the island. Some of the most representative ones that we will pass through are Cala Turqueta, Es Talaier, Son Saura del Sur.
We will spend the night anchored in Cala Perejals, right next to the Cova des Perdals.
Day 5. Cova des Perdals - Ciutadella - Algaiarens
Today we will visit one of the most important cities of the island. We can spend the morning in Ciutadella, touring the old town and its medieval streets, and eating in its charming port. In the afternoon we will head towards the north of the island, and we will go to our next destination to spend the night, the beaches of Algaiarens.
Day 6. Algaiarens - Cala Pregonda
Day to continue with the stages of Camí de Cavalls. Today from the beaches of Algaiarens, we will enter the path that runs further inland on the island, crossing areas of forest and farmland, until we reach Cala Pilar, a virgin beach in an incomparable natural setting.
Once there, we board and head to Cala Pregona, where we will spend the night.
Day 7. Cala Pregonda - Fornells
We start the day with our fourth stage of Camí de Cavalls, from Cala Pregonda to the beaches of Fornells. Already in the north of the island, the path runs through spectacular cliffs, and we can appreciate the wildest side of the island.
We will spend the night anchored in front of the charming town of Fornells.
Day 8. Fornells - Addaia.
Today we will spend the day in Fornells, a small fishing village that deserves a stop. Wander through its streets, go up to its old defense tower, sit in front of the small port, and taste the famous Caldereta de Lobster, Fornells is a place of reference for it.
At sunset we will sail to Addaia to spend the night at anchor in its bay and continue our journey the next day.
Day 9. Addaia - Es Grau
The section that we will do today stands out for the contrast of the landscapes that we are going to find. Passing through Las Salinas de Addaia, continuing with pine forests, and arriving at Far de Favàrix with its characteristic lunar landscape. From this point, it continues through the virgin coves with crystal clear waters in the east of the island, such as Cala Tortuga and Cala Rambles, and reaches the center of Es Grau. There we will spend the last night anchored in front of the Illa d'en Colom, a virgin and protected islet that is part of the S'Albufera des Grau Natural Park.
Day 10. Es Grau - Mahón
This last day, we will sail back to the port of Mahón. We will be there around 2pm. Disembarkation time and farewell.
*The sections described are between 8 and 10 km, except for the last one, which is the longest and is 16 km, although you can also do half the route and adapt it to 8 km.
**Excursions along the trails are not guided. The paths are very well marked. Even so, you can hire a guide service for excursions.