Fornells is a nice
town located on
the northern coast of
The authentic fishing village of
is preferred for its water
sports, fishing, fantastic food and its being pace and quiet.
This small fishing harbor falls within the Mercadal municipal
area and lies in the shadow of the 17th century Castle of San
The bay of Bahía de Fornells
begins a stretch of shoreline which
knows no escape from the tramontane
wind. The entire area is designated
as a nature reserve and is the
perfect place for nautical sports.
The harbor of Fornells is popular
for its restaurants worthy of its
lobster bouillabaisse. The
restaurants here are fantastic and
worth visiting. Caldereta de langosta is the famous dish not to
be missed. It is a lobster stew made with peppers, onion,
tomato, garlic and herb liqueur.
As for the beaches in Fornells;
Cala Tirant beach is the most
popular one. Also the Cavalleria
and Farragut beaches which are
covered in reddish sand are highly
recommended for bathing.