Son Bou, the perfect place to be with your family
The area of Son Bou offers a variety of activities you can enjoy with your family. The beach with its white sand and clear waters, is the perfect place to go to relax. The sea is not very deep and the kids can easily remain standing. In the afternoons you can also enjoy the wonderful sunsets.
The services offered at the beach are easy to access (parking and a wooden walkway that leads directly to the beach), to rest (deckchairs, parasols, massage express), fun (water sports, bouncy castle, ducks, volleyball) services (beach bars + showers, Red Cross and lifeguard)
For those that like to hike: In Son Bou there are two Camí de Cavalls routs. One of the routes takes you to the beach of Santo Tomas, through a road that goes along the wet area of Son Bou. After crossing the bridge over the torrent of Sa Vall, the road begins to descend towards a rocky area leading to Atalis and from there on towards the beach of Santo Tomas. It has a distance of 6.4km and done by an easy route.
This same route can also be enjoyed riding a horse. With the company of Son Bou rutes a Cavalls you can find a perfect excursion to see the diversity of landscapes offered by the island. At the reception of Royal Son Bou Family Club you can make your reservation. Ask us!
The opposite route leads us to Cala en Porter. It begins a few meters from the Basilica of Son Bou, at the end of the beach and up a fairly steep slope, you reach Llucalari. After leaving the ravine, across the fields you have to cross a wooden bridge leaving behind the Talayotic village of Torre d'en Galmés. After a 10 minute walk, you enter the farm Torrenova and from there on you go down into the ravine of Cala en Porter. From here on, follow the walls of the ravine and between the fruit trees, you reach the beach of Cala en Porter. It has a distance of 8 km is and a medium difficulty.
Are you looking for shade and a perfect spot to enjoy a picnic? Well... look no further. The beach of Son Bou has picnic areas surrounded by nature to make this moment special. You can hear the birds singing and even some chickens of hens are walking around.
Do you like sports? In Son Bou you can spend the day snorkeling with the Scuba Diving team and get to know more about sea life. You can also see Son Bou from out the sky with a paraglider and capture amazing views. For those who prefer bike riding, there is also the possibility to rent one and ride through the lanes within the urbanization.
Son Bou also offers fun for the whole family. There is a train that takes you to the top of the urbanization and makes a round of approximately 45 min. Your kids will love it! Do not forget your camera because it is a perfect moment to take some very cool photos! In the evenings there is also a small amusement park featuring inflatable jumping castles and much more. Fun for your children is assured and for sure after a day like this they will fall fast a sleep!
And finally, you can enjoy the excursions we have prepared for kids at Club Kikoland: mini farm, visit the ducks on the beach, pony riding and a trip to prehistoric cave, where they can learn about the history of first inhabitants of Son Bou.
Did you like reading about all the things you can do in Son Bou? Come and live an unforgettable holiday with your family! We will be awaiting you!