Sant Josep (2021 Holidays & Travel Guide to Sant Josep in Ibiza)

Last Updated on January 2, 2021

Sant Josep (Sant Josep de Sa Talaia) is the municipality of Ibiza located on the southern part of the island. Sant Josep is the most extensive on Ibiza that has great number of beautiful beaches and bays spread through the 80 km. of coastline.


The region also hosts the two protected natural parks of the island together with popular look-out towers and Es Vedra with spectacular views. Sa Talaia Mount of Sant Josep is the highest in Ibiza with 475 metres of height.

Playa d’en Bossa, Cala Tarida and Cala Vadella are the popular holiday resorts in Sant Josep.

Things to Do & See in Sant Josep Ibiza

Thing to do and see in Sant Josep are endless. The town center of Sant Josep with its church, shops, two art galleries, beach, bars and restaurants, offers all the tourist services for the holidaymakers.

The Ses Salines Natural Park, the Nature Reserves of Es Vedra, Es Vedranell and the western islets, the villages of Sant Agusti, Es Cubells and Sant Jordi de Ses Salines, the look-out towers, Phoenician and Punic-Roman Settlements and the two water parks are the popular attractions and sights in Sant Josep, Ibiza.


The popular beaches in Sant Josep include; Playa d’en Bossa, Es Cavallet and Ses Salines beaches located at the Ses Salines Natural Park, Platges de Comte, Cala d’Hort, Cala Vadella, Cala Bassa, Cala Jondal, Cala Tarida and Cala Carbo beaches.

The Playa d’en Bossa beach is the longest one of the region and also hosts great number of quality hotels and apartments in Ibiza.

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Sant Josep Town Center

Sant Josep has lovely streets, good tourist facilities and services, beautiful landscape with pine, sabina, fig and carob trees and white-washed Church dating back to 1730, two art galleries, town beach and great bars and restaurants. The town offers all the best attractions for the holidaymakers.

The Ses Salines Natural Park

Ses Salines Natural Park is a protected natural area located on the southern part of Ibiza that covers the area of 3,000 terrestrial hectares between the south of Ibiza and the north of Formentera. Ses Salines Natural Park has beautiful nature with lovely ponds of salt-flats, beaches, lines of sand dunes with ancient sabina trees, cliffs and rocky coastline that is home to peregrine falcon and fisher eagle.


The Nature Reserves of Es Vedra, Es Vedranell and the western islets

The Nature Reserves of Es Vedra, Es Vedranell and the western islets are the protected areas located on the southern part of Ibiza. Passing along the south-west coast of Ibiza and getting to the cliff to see and enjoy the sunset in front of the popular Es Vedra is a great attraction. Es Vedra, with 381 meters of height, is one of the most spectacular images of Ibiza.

Sant Agusti, Es Cubells and Sant Jordi de Ses Salines Villages

Sant Josep has three lovely villages that worth a visit and see. Sant Agusti is mostly known for its patron saint festivities that is held at the end of the August. The village is calm and lovely with its beautiful Church and vineyards during the rest of the year. Es Cubells is the other charming village of Sant Josep with its lovely Church, beautiful landscapes, local dishes and great little bays of Ses Boques and Cala Llentrisca. Sant Jordi de Ses Salines is another lovely village of Sant Josep and closest to the Ibiza airport. The village is peaceful and lovely with its two Churches.

Look-out Towers

The Churches in Ibiza are intended to protect the island from pirate attacks and so the look-out towers that are spread along the coasts are also part of this defensive heritage in Ibiza. The look-out towers of Ses Portes, En Rovira and Es Carregador are worth a visit and see in Ibiza that offers great landscapes. In addition, the famous look-out tower of Es Savinar, located in front of Es Vedra and Es Vedranell is a must see.

Phoenician and Punic-Roman Settlements

The Phoenician settlement in Sa Caleta (UNESCO declared World Heritage Site) and the Punic-Roman settlement of Ses Paises de Cala d’Hort are the two popular historical sites that worth a visit and see especially for the archaeology lovers.

Aguamar Water Park– Playa d’en Bossa, Sant Josep

Aguamar Water Park is located at the popular holiday resort of Playa d’en Bossa in the municipality of Sant Josep. Aguamar Water Park offers great water slides and water activitities for the holidaymakers in Ibiza. Aguamar Water Park is open every day between 10.00-17.30 (till 18.00 btwn June-August) during May-October.
Address: Playa d’en Bossa beach, Playa d’en Bossa, Sant Josep, Ibiza
Tel: +34 971 396 790

Sirenis Aquagames Seaview Hotel– Sant Josep


Sirenis Aquagames Water Park is located at the Seaview Hotel in Port des Torrent and offer variety of great water slides and water attractions. Sirenis Aquagames Water Park is open every day between 10.30-18.00 during May-October.
Address: Seaview Country Club, Port des Torrent, Sant Josep, Ibiza
Tel: +34 971 345 256 ; Web: www.sirenisaquagames.com