Torre de ses Portes

ses Portes Tower. Watching Formentera

Torre de ses Portes is the southernmost tower on the island of Ibiza, with incredible views of Formentera

The Torre de Ses Portes Is A turning point between Es Cavalleria Beach and Ses Salines Beach. It is located opposite the Paso de Es Freus, a series of islets of strong currents that separate Ibiza from Formentera. In Addition, it is in the natural reserve of the Salinas, which makes its surroundings an authentic paradise Virgin. There are two ways to get to The Torre De Ses portes, both on foot. The first, more uncomfortable, Is to traverse the beach of Es Cavalleria. The passage must be done well by the beach, either by a higher road that runs parallel to the sea. Once the beach is over, it begins to steep a few meters the coast giving rise to rock formations in the form of small caves. It Is important to be cautious because the areas closest to the coast can cause a detachment and subsequent fall. The second access, safer and more comfortable, is made from the beach of Ses Salines, where we can park quietly the car and enjoy a walk on a firmer path.
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It’S Freus and Ses Portes. The same pattern

the Torre De Ses Portes is located in a unique location. Its construction is calculated in the 16TH century, although it would undergo a remodeling in the mid-EIGHTEENTH century to give it its current appearance. It’S One of the few towers that were armed for the defense. Three cannons protected fishing vessels and maritime commerce, of particular importance with the presence of the salt mill. Another important aspect of this tower was the visual communication with the S’Espalmador Tower in Formentera. Between Amber, they gave shelter to all the boats that crossed the islets of Ses Freus.

Other places to discover in the surroundings of Torre de ses Portes

From Torre de ses Portes can access places of cultural interest

Sant Francesc Church 4 Km Away

The Parish Church of Sant Francesc de Paula is chaired by Sant Francesc d’Estany.

Monument to the Salt-mill At 4 Km

For centuries, the island’s main economic activity was based on the salt trade.

Tower des Irrigator 5 Km

One of the places that every visitor of Playa d’en Bossa remembers is the tower at the bottom of the beach.

Other places to discover in the vicinity of Torre de ses Portes

Sant Francesc 4 Km

Sant Francesc de s’Estany is a small town at the exit of Sant Jordi de Ses Salines and obligatory place to pass for the beach of Ses Salines and Es Cavalleria.

Sant Jordi 7 Km

Sant Jordi de Ses Salines is one of the most industrialized parishes on the island.

Ibiza 9 Km

Tourism in Ibiza came from the hand of the Sun, the party and the beach.

Beaches near Torre de ses Portes

Next to the Plaza de la Catedral, we will be able to enjoy the views to the beaches of the city Of Ibiza.

Es Cavallet

The Beach of Es Cavalleria is known by the inhabitants of the island like a nudist beach, of special predilection between the gay collective.

Las Salinas

The Beach of Ses Salines, or Playa de Las Salinas, is better known for giving shelter in its bars to people of the celebrity, that by the beauty of the place.

Playa d'en Bossa

To Talk about Playa d’en Bossa is to talk about one of the best known places on the island of Ibiza.