Punta Prima - Located on the South Eastern Corner of Menorca
Punta Prima is a fantastic resort in the South Eastern corner of Menorca, close to the capital Mahon. With a thirty minute transfer time from the airport, visitors have just enough time to get acquainted with the beautiful surroundings of this Menorca resort. Punta Prima was one of the first tourist resorts on the island and is also one of the more popular especially for families and older couples. The resort offers a spectacular beach holiday full of sun, sea and a plenty of chances to unwind!
With a wide range of Menorca hotels located within the resort, visitors are spoilt for choice with accommodation suiting every budget ranging from 2 to 4 star qualities. With a fantastic variety of modern facilities and exciting activities, it is no wonder that Punta Prima is such a much loved Mediterranean destination.
A Punta Prima holiday is ideal for those wanting a fun filled, beach holiday in one of Menorca’s leading resorts. Catering especially for families and older couples, the resort is the perfect place to escape the chores of everyday life. With fantastic hotels and Menorca villas available throughout the resort, there is a Punta Prima holiday for everyone.
The resort is one of the first to be awarded the EU Blue Flag for beach cleanliness and quality, perfect for adults and children to enjoy the shallow, clear waters. With fabulous connections to other local resorts, visitors to Punta Prima can rest assured there will never be a dull day at this resort. With many holiday companies offering fantastic cheap deals to Menorca, there is no better time to explore this fabulous corner of Menorca Island. With package deals to suit every taste and budget, why not book your Menorca holiday to Punta Prima today.
Punta Prima – Culture, Excursions and Beach Based Fun!
Those that enjoy exploring the cultural heritage in-between relaxing on the beach will not be disappointed by Punta Prima. With endless possibilities for sightseeing, hiking and island exploration, this Menorca resort is fantastic for those wanting to experience more of their holiday destination. Thrill seekers can head to the beach and take advantage of the various water sports available including windsurfing, sailing and scuba diving. Pedalo’s can also be hired and taken out to sea however the strong coastal winds are something to watch out for! For those that prefer to stay on dry land, the resort offers superb mini golf and tennis facilities as well as chances to head out on a guided coastal walk.
Excursions are available to nearby resorts including Fornells, where sightseeing, shopping and fishing are extremely popular. Golf lovers can head to the nearby Son Parc which is home to a world championship quality course open for both beginners and experienced golfers. Why not head to the Illa de L’aire, an uninhabited island which has exquisite clear waters perfect for diving. The island is also home to the rare and protected Black Lizard and is full of Menorca’s beautiful water fowl.
Punta Prima – Relaxed Nightlife and International Cuisine
Whilst enjoying a Menorca holiday, sampling the local cuisine is a definite must! Punta Prima is home to many excellent restaurants serving everything from British to Italian cuisine with a wide selection of local favourites to choose from. Tapas and sea food are very popular within the resort.
As the resort is quite quiet, the nightlife is not as vibrant as some of the other resorts on the island. Most of the entertainment is based within the hotels although there are a few bars available within the resort. Although there are no nightclubs in Punta Prima, a 20 minute bus ride will take visitors to Mahon where there are a wide variety of nightclubs to satisfy revellers!
Shopping in Punto Prima is found in the form of souvenir shops and local craft stores, those opting for a self catered holiday can find supermarkets around the resort. Again, holiday makers can head to Mahon for a wider selection of shopping malls selling many designer labels at fantastic prices.
Punta Prima- Weather and Climate
The weather in Punta Prima is similar to many other Menorca resorts, sunshine and clear blue skies! Holiday makers are guaranteed long, warm summers and an average of 11 hours of sunshine. During the winter season Punta Prima is still a great destination as the resort stays quite mild, there is a chance of rain however it is light, moderate and clears up very quickly. Hours of sunshine drops to around 5 hours per day. The summer months have very high temperatures, especially during August which is also the busiest month. Due to the location of the resort, the coastal breeze provides a refreshing break from the hot sun.