Take a historical exploration and get to know the surroundings of your new villa in Menorca
Would you like to get to know your new island home and the surroundings of your new villa better? Then our real estate agents can recommend a historical tour of the island.
Your exploration trip could start with a breathtaking panoramic view of the island. Visit the highest mountain in Menorca, Monte Toro. At 357 meters altitude, this vantage point offers spectacular views of Menorca. You will find the Monte Toro in the center of the island within the municipality of Es Mercadal. The hill and the Franciscan Monastery Santuario de la Virgen del Toro, which are located here, are popular destinations that you should definitely visit once you have moved into your new villa in Menorca. There are different ways to get to the mountain. But regardless of whether you want to explore Monte Toro by bus, your own car or on foot or by bike, the unique 360 ° view is definitely worth it!
After getting a first impression of Menorca from above, you should immerse yourself in the history of Menorca. Our real estate agents would like to give you some tips on how to culturally get your money's worth in the area surrounding your villa: how about a visit to the tomb of Naveta des Tudons in Ciutadella? This historic tomb is classified chronologically in the late Bronze Age. It is considered one of the most important buildings of Menorcan history and is located about 4 kilometers from Ciutadella. The shape of the prehistoric structure resembles the shape of a ship's hull. In addition to skeletons inside the Naveta des Tudons, several burial objects in the form of jewelry, weapons and vessels were found here. A fascinating place, which since 1931 has held the status of an archaeological monument.
The archaeological site of Torre d'en Galmes is also a well-known historical site. For a small 2.00 Euro entrance fee per person you can visit one of the largest archaeological sites of the Balearic Islands. The remains of the former settlement, which you will find here, were built around 1400 BC. Dated. Walk in the footsteps of the past as you roam various towers and buildings. Our real estate agents are sure that you will be thrilled to hear about your newly adopted home while exploring the surroundings of your new villa and learning about the history and culture of Menorca.