Minorca is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Minorca one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Minorca is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Minorca or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Minorca. Explore the historical monuments of Minorca with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Minorca guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Minorca page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Minorca landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Minorca.
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Place de la Catedral, 07760 Ciutadella, Minorca, Spain
10:30 am - 04:30 pm
The Cathedral of Minorca is a church situated in Ciudadela, Minorca. It was built on the orders of King Alfonso III, the conqueror of the island. The cathedral was built on the premises of an old mosque and the construction for the same started in the year 1300. The original cathedral was built in Catalan Gothic style. Over a period of time and a f...
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Es Mercadal, Minorca, Spain
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Also known as El Toro in Catalan, Monte Toro is Minorca's highest point and offers beautiful panoramic views of the island. At a height of 358 metres above the surrounding countryside, the path to the top is full of twists and turns. The mountain's summit can be accessed by automobile or on foot. At the summit, you will find an old Gothic church fr...
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C/Llevant, Centro Civico Local 3, 07769 Cala'n Bosch, Minorca, Spain
12:01 am - 12:00 am
While in Minorca, you have to try scuba diving. The underwater marine life is fascinating off the coasts of the island. And a popular company that takes you to off the beaten path scuba sites is the Blue Water Scuba. They have outstanding cavern diving, wreck and reef diving and diving to underwater archaeological sites.
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Isla del Rey, Spain
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Visited as part of guided tours conducted by Yellow Catamaran, the Isla del Rey is a triangular island located off the shores on Mahon. With the efforts of volunteers, the island has been transformed and the ruins of a building have been converted into a museum in memory of the British soldiers that passed away during war.
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07720 Sant Felip, Mahon, Minorca, Islas Baleares, Spain
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
The Castillo de San Felipe or the St. Philip’s Castle was a grand fortress built to guard the entrance of the port of Mahon. Today, only the ruins can be found on the south side of the entrance of Mahon harbour. The original castle was built during the mid 18th century. It was designed by then well known engineer Juan Baurista Calvi. The cast...
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Avda. Doctor Guardia, s/n., 1, 07701 Mao-Mahon, Spain
10:00 am - 09:00 pm
The Museo de Menorca or the Minorca museum is located in a 17th century Franciscan convent building. If you want to explore the heritage of Minorca, you must visit this museum. Spread across two floors, on display are items related to pre-Talayotic culture, Talayotic culture and up to the Roman conquest and the Byzantine period on the first floor. ...