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Horse Riding in Menorca
Sunset Horseback Riding
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Diving in the Menorca’s Marine Reserve
3 hours diving
Diving For Beginners
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Kayak & paddle surf
North Coast of Menorca by Kayak
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Virgin Beaches
Macarelleta
Cavalleria Beach
Cala Mitjana
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Cala Galdana Beach
Cala Morell
Son Bou
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Cheese factories
Traditional Mahon Cheese Production
Country house cheese tasting
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Menorca Wine Cellar
Wine tasting
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Prehistoric Places
Necropolis Cala Morell
Settlement of Cala Morell
Torretrencada town
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Ciutadella Cathedral
Lazareto
The King’s Island
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Binifuiet
Cala Pinya
Sant Arnau
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The Lazaretto of Menorca

The fortress of medicine in the heart of the Port of Mahón

The Lazaretto of Mahón became operational in 1817, with Menorca already under Spanish domination. The lazaret was to be a gigantic quarantine island, a first line of defense against the diseases that at that time plagued the Mediterranean Sea. This immense construction had a circular chapel in the center, five watchtowers, 141 rooms, 7 warehouses, 49 kitchens ... Would you like to know more?

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Tickets for the visit to Lazareto can be purchased at the tourist information offices in Mahón or Ciudadela. There are different rates, depending on the age or social group of the visitors. For more information, please consult its official site.

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