Cami de Cavalls Menorca: 5 reasons you have to walk this route as soon as you can!
The Cami de Cavalls is Menorca coastal old path of 185 km that runs along the entire island of Menorca. It was used in the past by soldiers on horseback to guard the safety of the island. Along this walking in Menorca you pass old watchtowers, lighthouses and trenches. But the best part is the large number of beaches that lie tight on the walking route. Small and beautiful bays where you can relax in peace during your trip, to enjoy at best your walking holidays in Menorca.
At the website of Fundació Foment del Turisme de Menorca you can get all the information of the island, along with a government website in which you can see all kind of information and stages about the Cami de Cavalls Menorca.
Why should you walk the Cami de Cavalls Menorca? Well, we can give you 5 good reasons!
THE CAMI DE CAVALLS MENORCA IS A CIRCULAR WALK WITH DIFFERENT STAGES.
If you want to walk all the way around the island of Menorca, the path is divided into 20 stages, of approximately 15-25 kilometers per day. In these 20 stages you see all the different aspects of the island, landscapes that differ one from another. From the white beaches with clear blue water in the south, to the deserted areas in the North. You pass historic villages, attractive towns, green forests, sandy paths and sometimes you even walk on the beach. A camino full of variety!
THE CAMI DE CAVALLS MENORCA IS WELL SIGNED.
You don’t have to be afraid of getting lost on the Cami de Cavalls Menorca. The entire walking route is well signed. It is a GR route. You find a wooden sign with a red and white indication every few meters. So as long as you follow these, you know you’re on the right path indicating also the kilometers to the end point.
You can download the complete map of the Cami de Cavalls Menorca with all the stages here.
IT IS AN UNDISCOVERED CAMINO!
The Cami de Cavalls Menorca is one of the oldest walking routes in Menorca but it was in 2010 when this path was signed a hiking trail. During these years the number of walkers has increased but you can enjoy it in tranquility most of the year.
TAKE YOUR TIME TO DISCONNECT ALONG THE CAMI DE CAVALLS MENORCA!
You do not have a good connection to the network everywhere on the island. Of course in the villages, cities and your accommodations. But on the way it can happen that you don’t have a connection for a while. And to be honest: that is sometimes very nice! You have the opportunity to disconnect and be completely with yourself.
MENORCA IS A SAFE ISLAND!
Unlike the busy Mallorca and party island of Ibiza, for example, Menorca is a very quiet and safe island. The Menorcans are super friendly and nice people. So even if you walk alone, you don’t have to be afraid.