As the temperatures drop and the vibrant energy of summer starts to fade, you may longing for another taste of the warm sun before the winter weather takes over for the next few months. Ibiza is just the place to enjoy the beauty of one of Europe’s most loved islands without the high season crowds and prices. Discover the quiet part of Ibiza on your next autumn sailing holiday.
Ibiza is the perfect autumn island getaway for those looking for one last chance to cruise on the Mediterranean before the sailing season comes to an end. The party-lovers and holiday goers that flock to the famous Balearic island in summer have already gone, meaning you can enjoy the beautiful bays and beaches of Ibiza all to yourself. Here are a few of our top picks for Ibiza in Autumn.
The island boasts 40 stunning kilometres of sandy beaches. If you choose to go sailing in Ibiza in Autumn, you’ll be sure to have many of these spectacular beaches all to yourself. You’ll also be happy to know that many of the prices drop during the off-season so you can treat yourself to some great food and drinks on the beach.
Of course, the island is not only famous for its parties. Ibiza has been recognised worldwide for its significance as a place of special biodiversity and culture. In 1999, Ibiza’s natural and cultural sites was inscribed on the UNESCO List of World Heritage, testifying its universal value. If you want to explore Ibiza’s World Heritage Sites, head to the fields of Posidonia of Ses Salines Natural Park, the Phoenician settlement of sa Caleta, the fortified Old Town of Dalt Vila above Ibiza town or the cemetery of Puig des Molins. Even in the summer, the historic sites remain an oasis of peacefulness and inspiration as you take time to explore the ancient and quiet parts of Ibiza.
Autumn is the perfect time to enjoy the island’s extraordinary landscapes. The temperatures are ideal for going on a walk or hike in one Ibiza’s many trails. When you discover the quieter side of Ibiza by foot, you’ll enjoy incredible views, charming historic villages, extraordinary flora and fauna and impressive rocky landscapes on the island’s diverse coastal and nature trails and city walks.
Ibiza has become well-known for its extraordinary sunsets. Can you believe that the famous Ibizan sunsets get even better in the Autumn months? Many visitors flock to San Antonio to enjoy the soft glow of the sun and colors that reflect on the Mediterranean Sea as the day turns to night. This spot can get a bit crowded, so we recommend that you drop anchor in the northern Cala Salada and take a swim before watching the sun set over the horizon.
We’ve got a great selection of yachts in Ibiza and now is the perfect time to take advantage of incredible off-season deals. Check into your private yacht in Magna marina located near the historic Old Town of Dalt Vila in the southeast end of the island and get your autumn sailing holiday in Spain started.