Menorca is one of Spain’s Balearic islands in the Mediterranean Sea.
It’s known for its miles-long sandy beaches and rocky, turquoise-watered bays and has a rich archeological and cultural history.
Many visitors are attracted to thetraditional summer festes, honouring towns' patron saints. The three-day festes take place around the island, and have their origins in the early 14th century.
Menorca is a designated UNESCO biosphere reserve. It is rich in wild flowers with over 900 species of flowering plants and birdlife; it is on the migration route of many species in spring.
Official LanguageCatalan and Spanish
Year Joined Island Games2005
Cycling – Mountain Biking, Road
Shooting – Clay