Highlights in Menorca (Mahon)

Highlights in Menorca (Mahon) during a Mediterranean cruise

Claustre del Carmen

  • former convent
  • now a marketplace and library
  • near the Carmen Church

Museo de Menorca

  • museum in a former franciscaner convent
  • dates from the late 17th century (Baroque style)
  • located at the Iglesia de Sant Francesc
  • about the history of the island

Paseo Maritimo

  • viewpoint over the harbor
  • one of the largest natural harbors in the world

Portal de Sant Roc

  • ancient gateway
  • the only remnant of the former city walls
  • dating from the 14th century

Iglesia de Santa Maria

  • church dedicated to the Blessed Virgin Mary
  • important religious building of Mahon
  • dating from the 18th century
  • built on remnants of a 13th century church