When you choose Spain's incredible island of Ibiza as a vacation destination, you'll definitely want to add a little exploration to your overall fabulous experience. There are many ways that you may choose to discover this slice of paradise, and a walking or cycling tour is one of the very best. Get outside to enjoy the fresh sea air, give your body a little exercise and enjoy all that there is to see and do during one of these incredible Ibiza tours and activities.
1. Kandani Bike Tours
Specializing in the lovely Santa Eulalia area, this excellent tour company is unique in that it offers a great many exceptional bike tours that range from extremely simple for those who are traveling with children or just don't feel up to a strenuous activity and right up to difficult, demanding tours that are aimed at the very strong and most experienced bikers.
Each tour comes with a friendly, experienced guide, an appropriate bike that has been inspected and serviced, a helmet, bottled water and an anti-puncture kit. A dozen different tours are offered with a wide selection of routes available for each, and these are just a few of the options that you may choose from.
Cala Nova Family Experience: This tour covers about 11 miles over a period of 1.5 hours, and even the smallest children may enjoy this ride thanks to the special bike-trailer that can be pulled behind the bike of any responsible adult in the group. You'll ride around Santa Eulalia, stop at Cala Nova Beach, see farm animals as you visit the countryside and travel along a lush forest trail to have a look at the old oil mill.
Ibiza East Treasures: Come explore the island's most famous beaches during this three-hour, 21-mile tour. The coastal ride is absolutely beautiful, and you'll also ride along forest trails and visit Sant Carles and Las Dalias, the hippy market.
Morna Extreme: Perfect for those in good physical condition who are looking for a fun workout, this tour takes you through the mountains of the Sant Joan de Labritja area during a trip that runs some 27 miles in four hours. You'll experience difficult climbs and steep descents and enjoy the view of the sea from the highest mountain peak in the northern area of the island.
Personalized Tours: Only for the most experienced bikers, these tours are available as a personalized option, and a team member will discuss the perfect route for your abilities.
2. Santa Eulalia River Walk
This incredible town boasts the only natural river on the entire island, and you'll find a well-kept paved path that provides an easy walk alongside. This is a relatively short walk that should be easy for families who are traveling with children, and it's also suitable for stroller and wheelchair use. This walk is especially attractive to bird enthusiasts because the river has attracted more than 150 bird species, and you may also expect to wander by several interesting sites that include the Puig de Missa, a water mill and a lovely little waterfall. Signs and pathways are clearly marked, so it's easy for you to enjoy this walk without a guide.
3. City Walking Tour
Available through City Tours Spain, this 1.5-hour tour comes with an extremely knowledgeable, English-speaking guide and concentrates on the many important monuments found in Ibiza Town. You'll start with a ramble around the old quarter before heading to Dalt Vila, Placa de la Vila and the Contemporary Arts Museum. From there, you'll visit the Ibiza Cathedral, the Archaeological Museum and the Necropolis del Puig des Molins. This tour may also be personalized to include other sites that you may be more interested in.
4. Rockid Ibiza Outdoor
Both walking and cycling tours are available through this trusted company, and these are just a few of its most popular options.
- Time Traveling Through Ibiza's Fortress: Come spend a full three hours on this guided cultural tour, and you'll start at the harbor before visiting the oldest market on the island and heading over to thoroughly explore Dalt Vila. Other points of interest may be visited upon request, and this tour includes a traditional meal at a local restaurant as well as snacks and drinks throughout the day.
- Mountain Bike Sunset Tour: The perfect way to end an incredible day, this tour is available each Wednesday at 6 p.m. You'll spend a full three hours biking between Santa Ines and Cala Salada, which provide exceptional mountain-biking routes. Expect to enjoy spectacular views from high up on the hill, view an abundance of wildlife in its natural habitat and ride alongside fields of colorful wildflowers in season. An organic or deluxe picnic lunch is provided, and there will be time for a swim as well.