Discover the best locations on the island of Ibiza
In this article you are going to offer a full description of the island of Ibiza and the distribution of all its cities, broken down not only them terms municipal and parishes. Have included the “bands” or areas in that is divided each field and that just are known by the own inhabitants of Ibiza. To do us an idea more approximate of the configuration of the island, Ibiza is divided in five terms municipal, of which four are divided in parishes. Each parish is made up of one or more “bands”. A ‘band’ is an ancient measure of length set in the distance that were able to take the beasts of burden for a day.
The Center City of Ibiza
. Its geographical position, 38.908864, and 1.432375, offers accommodation it in the East of the island, establishing a point of union Road between the main towns of Ibiza. Being a virtually urbanized area as a whole, as such bands have disappeared to fulfilling its function the various districts of the capital.
The first quarter, and oldest of Ibiza city, Dalt Vila iswithin the walled enclosure. Along the wall are the districts of Sa Penya, coinciding with the end of the port. The Marina occupies the streets opposite the ticket desk of the boats that go out to the peninsula. Then S’ S’alamera, occupying the space that leaves the wall to Vara de Rey, the city’s main promenade. On the west wall, the Sa Capelleta neighborhood with Queen Sofia Park amounts to meet Soto is more than a neighborhood, a large area without building.
From Soto is we can move along the coast to the South, passing by Es Puig des Molins, where you will find one of the best preserved Punic necropolis. After her, bordering on the Spain Avenue, main entry route to the capital, the small neighborhood of Can Partit.
The coast can reach Ses Figueretes, popular tourist area by addressing the gap between the start of the Spain Avenue and the beach. Halfway through the ride we changed from the slums to make way for Es Viver, the last of the three districts that share the beach of Figueretas. The continuation of this beach allows us to reach Playa d’ Bossa, where ends the municipality of Ibiza with three neighborhoods, tip, Ca les Animes and Can Bossa.
From Ses Figueretes, we move forward with the districts of Ibiza located between the Avenida Spain and Isidor Macabich, the parallel Street and main road out of the city. From the outside to the inside we found is Clot, Sa Bodega, Ses Canyes and S ‘Hort del Bisbe, the latter bordering on S’ S’alamera, at the port. Just over we find neighborhoods that run along the top of Isidor Macabich. Here we find is Pratet, Can Bellet, it is Palmer and Sa Colomina, where we return to the first round belt. We finished the belt is Limoners, Sa Real and is Prat de Vila. . We have to finish the port with the neighborhoods of the Passeig Marítim, S’Illa Plana and the breakwater of the port, S’Illa Grossa.
Second round of Ibiza belt
North of these three neighborhoods we find the beach of Talamanca. Not only the neighborhood known as Talamanca occupies this area. Ses Figueres, we find at the end of the municipality. Parallel to the beach in second line we find with is Pratet de Ses Monges. Occupy an area privileged in Ses Paixes. CA Na Tona, S’ Sa Fruita Hort and the small es Clot d’ on Serrano lead us to the space that has grown more in recent years and that have occupied the area between the first and second round belt. The section divided by the roads of Sant Antoni and Santa Eulalia is occupied by Can Bernat, is Gorg, Ca Na Glaudis, Ferro Cas and Cas Dominguets.
Between the road of Sant Antoni and Sant Josep has found Sa Joveria, Can Misses, is Putxet, Can sang, Ca n’Escandell and Can Sant. It is one of the most modern areas of the city and with a great urban development. CAs Serres, Can Pinet and Ca N’andreut the composition of the second belt end.
The neighborhoods peripherals located in them lindes with Sant Josep and Sant Antoni dan by finished the municipality of Ibiza. In these terms are Can Sifre, Can Mut, Can Vic, Cas Consol, Can Codolar Can Palau Can Paneca, Can Bofi, white sa Dona and is Raspallar. To see the full distribution we recommend you visit the following map
Santa Eularia des Riu
Considered by some as the municipality of greater expansion economic thanks to a tourism of quality, Santa Eulària is extends on the coast this, above the city of Ibiza. Located at the 38.9837,1.52922 point, the coast is configured by an infinity of any coves and beaches of considerable expansion to take into account. The most relevant historical point, Puig de Missa, is found in full city, formed almost entirely about the band s’ Església. Environment to it, we find the bands more known as Arabi and Cala Llonga, important core tourist. It is Novells i is Trui d’ in Vic and is Coloms make up the center of the municipality.
Sant Carles de Peralta
To the North of Eulália, with some of the tourism major, we find Sant Carles. Its Center urban is located on the band of Peralta, where are places of much relevance tourist as Cala Llenya and Punta Arabi, more large that the own Sant Carles. About Peralta the band of is Figueral. If the name still does not ring them, white Aiguas can be a good reference. Two bands more dan by after the population. Morna, perhaps the most unknown, mountainous, and Atzaro, whose main agro-tourism has given special attention to this band.
Santa Gertrudis de Fruitera
Speaking of Santa Gertrudis is to appoint the most central town of the island. As a point of connection between the different towns of the island erra usual place, but it has been today where perhaps most important has taken. Something curious considering that there is no beach, Santa Gertrudis has managed to adapt to the new era while maintaining a downtown pedestrian and very famous among the residents, especially for snacks and sandwiches prepared next to the Church of the village in a prized environment. The band main on which is based the town, is Poble, is surrounded by bands as Cas Serres (although nothing has that see with the neighborhood of Ibiza), Cas en, stop, Sa Picassa, is Savions, Can Llàtzer, Santa Maria and, which surnames it population, Fruitera.
This population has with a great relevance historical, thanks to its ancient Church and its proximity with the capital. . Mills that had first made this route a major economic route. Although its Center urban is is partitioned among several bands, us find extensions of land very important, as sa Marina, Cala Llonga of Dins, Cala Llonga of Fora, Santa Maria of Dalt, Santa Maria of Baix and L’Horta. The best known for its proximity to Ibiza are undoubtedly Can Cirer and ses Torres.
Puig d’ in Valls
It borders the city of Ibiza, to such an extent that many consider it one neighborhood of the capital. Clearly visible by their mill, Puig d’ in Valls has become almost a suburb of Ibiza.
Sant Antoni Portmany des
Located to the West of the island of Ibiza, 38.97985,1.306019, Sant Antoni des Portmany occupies a spacious interior. The main city centre stretches over its seaport, the closer to the peninsula, about sa Raval band. Tourism development has given special attention to Es Pla band, due to its proximity, as well as the rest of the Bay, with the band is Bernats. Cas en North and sa Vorera giving way to the traditional Buscastell, with its Broll de Buscastell, and it Forada. Below this last appear is Bessons bands and it is Macians, on both sides of the road linking Sant Antoni Ibiza.
Sant Rafael de Sa Creu
With a privileged situation, half way between Ibiza and Sant Antoni, Sant Rafel de Sa Creu is famous for its pottery and its water source. The Centre of the village is the confluence of four major bands, Sa Bassa Roja, Forca, Fornas and Sa Creu.
Santa Agnès de Corona
This small town north of Sant Antoni is famous for its fields in bloom during the months of January and February. Despite being in a coastal area, the coast is very rugged and just beaches, but a very fertile valley. SES Rotes and Sant Gelabert is Pla de Corona, with its well, partially formed the town.
Sant Mateu D’albarca
Next to Santa Agnés, . Main village returns to the point where to meet almost all your bands. So we have Albarca, Cas tours, Besora, es Racó de’ Alcalá, Can Miquel Cires and sa Noguera. We found unique band that does not share the urban center in Beninaimo.
Sant Joan de Labritja
To the North of the island we find green and most authentic of all Ibiza extension. Sant Joan has managed to preserve the traditional taste and interest in nature in a wet area with little urban development. Located at the 39.0777,1.51371 point, this small town grew up in the shelter of the mountains and pine forests. Except for the band of Portinatx, the town lacks urban centres of relevance. Beaches are scattered and tend to be difficult to access, although it is perhaps the reason that retain their beauty. The small nucleus that gives origin to the town is on Cas Ripolls. It es Murtar, is Niu des Corbs, Xarraca, Cas Vidals, Cas Cavallers and Labrijta around the head band. More remote is freshly burned Xarraco band.
Sant Llorenç de Balàfia
It may be a zone of little interest due to its lack of beaches and towns, but it is one of the landscapes more welcoming of rural Ibiza. Sant Llorenç is just a village raised about fields green. Surprisingly, the large number of local bands, probably for the fertility of the area. The Church of Sant Llorenç rises at the confluence of Canadella, Dalt BAlàfia bands and is Boletar de Baix. Balàfia of Baix, Safragell, Bellmunt, is Boletar de DAlt and is Forn Blac make up the rest of bands.
Sant Miquel de Balansat
Linda on the East by Sant Joan, though we dare to say that it has own flavor. The village grows in the shelter of the fortified church of Sant Miquel, where the views of the port are impressive. All your core main is located on the band of is Port, that limits to the West with Rubio and to the this with Benirras, famous already not only by their drums.
Sant Vicent de sa Cala
Located to the northeast of the island of Ibiza, Sant Vicent is nothing more than the name of the Church that holds a zone full of historical and tourist resources. For the latter, we find s band Port, where one of the most stunning beaches of the Ibizan coast, Cala San Vicente. This place has a special, almost magical atmosphere, and perhaps why we find the Punic sanctuary of is Cuieram, on Cas Rierons, something northernmost band. Then the other band with exit to the sea, Cas nègres and four bands rather than configured a landscape mountain: Cas Serres, Missa, s’Almaguena and s’ Eagle.
Sant Josep de Sa Talaia
Arrived to the last municipality of Ibiza located on the coast south and West of the island, although the center of the municipality it found land in, in the point 38.9219,1.29471 Sant Josep of Sa Talaia is a small village located between mountains that gives shelter to it costa more prolific of Ibiza. It is also the largest municipality and, perhaps, the largest town of the island. In only four bands we go from mountains to Plains to return to, and end up in one of the most important tourist spots of the island, Cala Vedella. The village is distributed among them bands of Sa Talaia, Cas Marins and Cas Serres. After this last, Benimussa.
Sant Agustí de is Vedra
Situated half way between Sant Antoni and Sant Josep, Sant Agustí welcomes the tourist center of Port des Torrent, which occupies a very important portion of the Bay of Sant Antoni. And is that the area of Torrent, divided into bands of Deçà Torrent, Dellà Torrent, give form to this town, where we can hardly find a church, and other major coastal urban core, Cala Tarida.
One of the great unknown of Ibiza, for being very sinuous, although of great landscape appeal. The main town stretches over Es Cubells, in a very abrupt coastline band. On her band of the fleet. Davall sa Serra occupies an important stretch coast with beaches very relevant. But certainly, we find the jewel in the Crown in the band of Cala D’hort, where the islets of Es Vedrà and Es Vedranell have marked the history of Ibiza. They test the important archaeological site of Ses countries of Cala D’hort.
Sant Jordi de Ses Salines
This village is the first that are tourists arriving by plane in Ibiza, as it is the first step to reach the capital. This has been a historical trend, because the salt mines are adjacent to the South. Its core urban, outstanding by its church, is located in the band of Cas costs and l’Horta. This last is much more extensive and occupies the Strip South of the capital of Ibiza. Although it stands out mainly for the presence of beach d’ Bossa. To the West, Es Raco closes its extension.
Sant Francesc de’Estany
The southern tip of Ibiza. Sant Francesc is priceless. It is Racó des Jondal, most located west band, gives its name to its most important Beach, Cala Jondal, in addition to find us in the nature reserve. Can Serrano, then hosts exclusive airport. SA Sal Rossa Tower, band with one of Ibiza’s most important defense towers, boasts wonderful views of entire beach d’ Bossa. Under their domains, La Revista, the last urban point before we go in the salt industry. Close the Sa Canal town. Said so sounds like them. If we speak of is Cavallet, Ses Salines, Cap des Falcó, the natural park of Ses Salines, Ses Freus and views of Formenterathroughout, .
Despite our efforts we have only found a map of the defunct Consell Insular d’Eivissa i Formentera showing towns and bands of Ibiza and Formentera. We have decided to include the map scan and clean of course waiving any right of copyright and waiting for that institution in the public do so for your general interest. Meanwhile you can view the map here
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