What to see in Mahón

What to see in Mahón

Less than 20 minutes from Villas Etnia is the city of Mahó, which has an incredible natural harbor, fantastic history and delicious cuisine. Don’t miss the opportunity to discover the wonders of a city as Mediterranean as it is by staying in a place like Villas Etnia.

If you visit Mahón you cannot miss…

La Fortaleza de la Mola: The military importance of the port of Mahón has been well evident for centuries. Later, during the British rule of Menorca, it was the port of support for the English Mediterranean squadron, to finally become in the 19th century at the crossroads of the French route from Toulon – Algiers with the English Mediterranean route from Gibraltar to Malta. A place full of history a few minutes from Mahón.

The Museum of Menorca: The current Museum of Menorca is the old Franciscan convent of Jesús from the s. XVII-XVIII. In its rooms the history of Menorca is explained through its material remains.

The Bastion of Sant Roc: a remnant of the main gate of the wall that surrounded the city.

The Town Hall: in it we found the clock that the English governor Richard Kane brought.

Recommended restaurants:

Sa Gavina II Port

Taverna Ca’s Mestre D’Aixa

Nautic Lounge

If you visit any of these magical places you cannot miss a good dip in some of the beaches and coves of Menorca. Many less than 5 minutes from our villas.