Holidays in
Ciutadella

Menorca’s bustling historic centre

On the western coast of Menorca, Ciutadella was once the island’s capital and remains its religious centre and focal point of much of its culture. With a beautiful port and an abundance of medieval architecture, it’s a great place to visit if you’re interested in history. With its old quarter, the 14th-century Ciutadella de Menorca cathedral, cobbled streets and winding alleyways, Ciutadella holidays offer an atmospheric experience full of culture and history.

It's ideal for those who want to have a coastal break with activities in the town as well. If you’re looking to head to the beach, holidays to Ciutadella offer plenty nearby, particularly in the Los Delfines area just west of the city, where many of western Menorca’s most popular beaches can be found. And as the second biggest city in the island, Ciutadella has no shortage of bars, cafés and restaurants and nightlife.

Your Ciutadella questions, answered

You certainly can. Many companies operate boat hire in Ciutadella, while it’s also possible to take a day trip, touring around the island to see its beautiful coastline.

There are many different types of restaurant and café in Ciutadella to explore, with menus ranging from traditional Spanish to seafood, Italian and much more.

The weather is warm and pleasant throughout most of the year, averaging in the twenties between June and September. Expect calm conditions, sunny days and nice weather.

Best things to do in Ciutadella

Visit Lithica

Just outside the city, Lithica is an impressive former sandstone quarry. An excellent place to walk around, you should also ensure you explore its gorgeous gardens.

Spend a day in the city

With its medieval architecture, cathedral, winding streets and beautiful harbour, you can spend at least a day exploring Ciutadella, soaking up the culture and atmosphere.

Go to the beach

Ciutadella is close to a number of beaches including the small but picturesque Cala Blanca as well as Cala’n Forcat, which is great for snorkelling.