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San Antonio (Sant Antoni de Portmany), is the second largest town of Ibiza, one of the most touristic areas in Ibiza, located on the western coast, on a beautiful natural bay. San Antonio is a lively resort that is popular for its leisure and nightlife activities.
San Antonio offers great holiday attractions with its variety of quality neon flashing bars, lounges, strip clubs, cafes and restaurants and nice beaches for the holidaymakers.
Holidaymakers may find numerous quality hotels, apartments and holiday accommodations in San Antonio.
San Antonio offers cheap accommodation and mostly preferred by the young holidaymakers, groups of single lads and girls.
Things to Do & See in San Antonio Ibiza…
Things to do and see in San Antonio are endless. The town centre and bay of San Antonio with its shops, beach, beach promenade, bars and restaurants, offers all the tourist services for the holidaymakers.
San Antonio Bay is located on the southern part of the town and offers cheap family and couples accommodation. San Antonio Bay also offers calm nights and family related entertainment. San Antonio town centre is more lively for clubbers. The town centre and the bay are located on a 20 min. walking distance.
Sunset at Ses Variades (Sunset Strip), the villages of Santa Agnes de Corona and Sant Mateu d’Aubarca, Ses Torres d’en Luc Archaeological Site and Cala d’Aubarca Cove, Aquarium Cap Blanc, the churches of San Antonio, the village of Sant Rafael de Sa Creu, Cueva de Ses Fontanelles Cave are the other popular attractions and sights in San Antonio, Ibiza.
The popular beaches in San Antonio include; Platja de s’Arenal, Platja des Pouet, Calo des Moro, Cala Llantia, Cala Llosar, Cala Codolar, Cala Roja, Cala Bassa, Cala Salada and Cala Gració beaches.
Top Attractions & Sights in San Antonio Ibiza for you…
San Antonio Bay and the West End
San Antonio Bay is located on the southern part of the urban centre of San Antonio and offers cheap family and couples accommodation. The zone is full of shops, restaurants and all kinds of tourist services that include; boats, fishing dock, nautical club and the yachting marina. The West End is the popular night time entertainment area of San Antonio with lots of great bars.
Sunset at Ses Variades (Sunset Strip)
Sunset Strip is the coastal area also named Ses Variades, that is very popular for its spectacular sunsets, located on the west of San Antonio, about 10 mins walking distance from San Antonio town centre. In summer season, thousands of holidaymakers meet at the San Antonio coasts and enjoy the sunset with live music. The bars of the San Antonio strip offer accompaniment to the sunsets of the town with live music and DJs.
The villages of Santa Agnes de Corona and Sant Mateu d’Aubarca, Ses Torres d’en Luc Archaeological Site and Cala d’Aubarca Cove
There are nice villages and sights at the interior San Antonio. The village of Santa Agnes de Corona is a lovely one with its church and its paths covered in almond blossom during January and February. The village of Sant Mateu d’Aubarca is also a charming village and popular for its wines and wine cellars.
Along the villages, there it comes the Ses Torres d’en Luc archaeolocial site dates back to Middle Ages and is made up of two ancient towers and a wall. If you go east you’ll reach Cala d’Aubarca cove and enjoy the beautiful nature and coastline that is home to Eleanor’s Falcon and the royal falcon.
Aquarium Cap Blanc– San Antonio
Aquarium Blanc, also known as Sa Cova de Ses Llagostes, Sa Cove des Peix or Sa Cove des Vell Mari, is natural aquarium located about 2 km. from San Antonio town center and close to Cala Gracio. The place was home to popular festivals for a long time preiod but now it is a small natural aquarium that travellers may view the wide range of Pitiusan marine fauna.
The churches of San Antonio
The churches of Sant Antoni, Sant Mateu, Sant Rafael, the underground chapel of Santa Agnes and the little chapel of Buscastell is worth a visit and see in San Antonio Ibiza.
The village of Sant Rafael de Sa Creu
The village of Sant Rafael de Sa Creu is located about 8 km. from San Antonio town center and it is the only place on Ibiza that is declared “Zone of craftwork interest” and where travellers are able to speak to the potters there There is also quality restaurants at the village.
Cueva de Ses Fontanelles Cave
Cueva de Ses Fontanelles Cave is located in a hilly zone between Sa Foradada and Cap Nono, that is reached via Cala Salada. The cave houses a collection of cave paintings dating back to Bronze Age.