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    Porto Maó

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We reach the charming Ciutadella, once capital of the island, and stroll around the historic city centre to discover its main monuments and most enchanting corners.

O que nós vemos
  • Ciutadella
  • Stroll around the city
  • Arab-Medieval city centre
  • Plaça des Born
  • Port and cathedral

O que nós fazemos
  • We leave the port of Mahón and cross the island of Menorca to reach **Ciutadella**, a marvellous example of Spanish city and once capital of the island.
  • The city's history starts well before Roman times and its **architecture is a mix of Arab and Medieval elements**.
  • We explore this enchanting city with a **stroll around the city centre** among charming alleyways and streets flanked by elegant buildings owned by the island’s noble families.
  • We venture into the old district, location of **Plaça des Born**, the old place-of-arms and city hub from which we can see the natural port and where there is an obelisk commemorating the Turkish attack on the city on 9th July 1558.
  • We take in the **unique port** at the feet of the ancient walls and flanked by lovely white houses.
  • We also admire the 15th-century **cathedral**, a magnificent building in the Catalan Gothic style with a Baroque façade built over a Mosque of which the remains of the former minaret and now bell tower can still be seen.

O que saber
  • The excursion includes walking on pebbled roads or over uneven terrain and includes some steps.
  • Comfortable shoes and multiple layers of clothing are recommended.
  • This excursion is not available to wheelchair users.