Located in Mahon Harbour mouth, it offers magnificent views of the bay, the island's coastline and the first Sunrise of Spain
One of the major European fortresses built in the 19th Century with magnificent design and perfectly conserved walls
Declared a ZEPA (zona especial para la protección de aves - Special Protected Area for Birds) and LIC (lugar de interés comunitario – Community Interest Site), in order to guarantee its protection.
The panoramic view points
From the exceptional spot that occupies the fortress of Isabel II, in the peninsula of La Mola, there is the possibility of enjoying spectacular landscapes of different geographical points of the island of Menorca. From the different viewpoints that are set up in order to do this, you can see the Mahon Horbour mouth, the north coast and a large part of the island's east coast. They are spaces designed to contemplate and enjoy it's natural environment.Learn more
What to see
The monumental, natural and scenic value in La Mola allow for an enjoyable visit in three different aspects:
- Historical Monument: The fortress of Isabel II on La Mola is one of the major European fortresses built in the 19th Century. Its magnificent design, monumental character and good state of preservation, leave no one indifferent.
- Natural Surroundings: The setting in which the fortress was built is one of the fort’s main values. La Mola was declared ZEPA (zona especial para la protección de aves - Special Protected Area for Birds) and LIC (lugar de interés comunitario – Community Interest Site), in order to guarantee its protection.
Panoramic Views : La Mola peninsula, located in Mahon Harbour mouth, on the most Easterly point of Spanish territory, offers magnificent views of Mahon Harbour and the island’s coastline.
La Mola may be visited with the family, with a group, with your couple, or just by yourself. The route along the fortress and its natural environment allows to discover spaces of great patrimonial interest, magnificent viewpoints on the coast, and the labyrinthine underground galleries will delight children, awakening their curiosity.View details
La Mola fortress can be converted in the ideal scene for that special occasion: weddings, birthday parties, family events or celebrations, private parties, etc.View details
Seminars, business meetings, conferences, informative sessions and sporting events.
La Mola has areas suitable for organising workshops, conventions, conferences or business meetings which can be used by any group or business which may be interested. There are halls with varying capacities, which can be adapted to meet the requirements of your activity.View details