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Tower des Molar. The great cliff

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Tower des Molar
View of the Tower des Molar From Can Marxa overlooking Tower des Molar On the beach of Es pas de S'Illa View of Tower des Molar
Tower des Molar

Next to the port of Sant Miquel, we find the Torre des Molar, part of the defense of the island. His arrival is somewhat awkward, since access is via a road that starts from the entrance to the port of Sant Miquel, crossing the mountain to reach its highest point. A cliff about a hundred meters separates the sea.

History of the tower des Molar

The tower is part of the defensive strategy of the coast of Ibiza. Its construction date is set in the eighteenth century, particularly in 1763 and, although prepared to host defense artillery, the tower was never armed. Given its strategic nature, and its breathtaking views, the Torre des Molar was used as a watchtower.

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Points of Interest

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Accommodation closest to Torre des Molar

Hotel Cartago A 953meters approx.

Carthage is located hotel on the beach of Puerto de San Miguel, north of the island.

Hotel Galeon A 966meters approx.

Galleon Hotel is located in the Port de Sant Miquel.

Beaches near Torre des Molar

Cala Moltons A 726meters approx.

Moltons Creek is a creek north of the island in the municipality of Sant Joan.

Port of San Miguel A 985meters approx.

The Port of San Miguel is located on the northern tip of the island in the municipality of Sant Joan.

Cala Benirrás A 2Km approx.

We can find Benirràs Creek in the town of Sant Joan , between the towns of Sant Miquel and Sant Joan, taking the road between the two parishes.

People closest to Torre des Molar

Sant Miquel A 3Km approx.

Sant Miquel is a small town, almost village, located half way between Sant Joan municipality to which it belongs, and Sant Antoni.

Sant Mateu A 8Km approx.

Speaking of San Mateo can not refer to a people, not even a village.

A 8Km approx.

  Sant Llorenç Balàfia, or San Lorenzo, is a rural, with virtually no urban center, located in the municipality of Sant Joan.

Clubs nearest Torre des Molar

Discoteca Privilege Ibiza A 15Km approx.

If there is a place in the nightlife known for its enormous size (eight thousand) and his distinctive style, that's the nightclub Privilege Ibiza.

Amnesia A 16Km approx.

The journey along the route of the clubs, few, very few have the history, charism and international relevance of the Amnesia Ibiza.

Es Paradis A 18Km approx.

One of the main attractions of this club is that you do not have much wiggling if you stay in San Antonio, so you'll save bus travel time.

nearest tourism Torre des Molar

Cuevas de Sant Miquel A 953meters approx.

The caves of Port de Sant Miquel are known as the Caves Can Marca.

Iglesia de Sant Miquel A 3Km approx.

This church-fortress dates according to the official version of the seventeenth century, although many authors date its construction in the thirteenth century, settled on the basis of much earlier buildings.

Estatua de Marià Villangómez A 3Km approx.

Marià Villangómez (1913-2002) was one of the most important writers of literature Ibiza.

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