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    Formentera low cost: how to save on the most chic island of the Balearics

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    Formentera low cost

    Formentera it is certainly not famous for being the cheapest of the Balearic Islands, rather. Stormed every year by thousands of tourists, especially VIPs and entrepreneurs, the island is one of the most expensive tourist destinations.

    Yet going there on vacation isn't as prohibitive as you think.

    With a few small tricks and a bit of cunning, you can enjoy one of the most popular destinations for the next holidays even on a limited budget. Here are 5 little tips to visit Formentera without wasting your finances.



    1. VISIT IT OUT OF SEASON

    It may seem trivial, but one of the tips is to visit Formentera out of season, in May or September for example. These are two excellent months to save on accommodation and to enjoy the smallest of the Balearics in absolute tranquility, away from the influx of tourists in August. There are many activities you can do in this period: from bike rides to the numerous festivals that characterize the island.

    2. TAKE ADVANTAGE OF LAST MINUTE AGENCIES AND TOUR OPERATORS

    Taking advantage of lower prices than those in the catalog to fly and enjoy your holiday in one of the most beautiful islands in the Mediterranean is possible with the various last minute deals to Formentera, offered by travel agencies and tour operators. Even in high season. Through these packages, vacationers can save considerable sums, as long as they are willing to leave with a few days' notice. The packages, in fact, can be purchased from 5 to 7 days prior to departure. It doesn't matter if the result is a holiday at unbeatable prices.


    3. BOOK YOUR FLIGHT WIDE IN ADVANCE

    In Formentera there is no airport, so you will need to book a flight to Ibiza and from there take a ferry (there are many) that will take you directly to the island. If you book in advance, you will find numerous bargains for cheap flights. There are many low cost airlines that make a stop in the Balearic Islands in the summer with frequent flights.


    4. RENT A ROOM FAR FROM THE SEA

    Hotels, bed & breakfast, apartments and holiday homes. On the island you will find everything that meets your needs. There are numerous cheap hotels in Formentera, which sell unsold stays or rooms at discounted prices even in high season. In case you can always count on Airbnb, an online portal that connects people looking for accommodation or a room for short periods.


    5. MOVING ON FOOT TO DISCOVER THE ISLAND

    You have finally arrived at your destination, you have placed your suitcases in the hotel, put on your costume. Now you just have to leave to discover Formentera. Being very small, we suggest you to visit it absolutely on foot in order to save on car and petrol costs. A nice walk will allow you to fully enjoy its splendid scenery and discover hidden places. The same goes for the bicycle, which can be rented for a few euros: there are many cycle paths within the green paths of Formentera made up of ancient and unpaved roads.


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