Ibiza is the best known of the Balearic Islands for its festive atmosphere. Every year, it is the summer destination by excellence of many young people to have fun in a whirlwind of parties as well as couples and families looking for a sunny destination for their holidays. Here are 10 things to absolutely do during your stay in Ibiza.
1 – Enjoy the beaches
In Ibiza, the escape is resolutely at the rendezvous. The island has more than 50 beaches that are ideal for swimming and idleness. Among the most popular beaches in Ibiza are Cala Bassa and Cala Conte. In the city, the beach of Figueretas, as for it, enjoys the proximity of the old town of Ibiza.
2 – Strolling through the stands of the hippie market
Among the many hippy markets in Ibiza, the Las Dalias market is a must, you must go there without a doubt. There you will find a fusion of art and colors that awaits you: decoration, music, arts, costume jewelry, clothing, you name it.
3 – Walking in the Old Town
It is impossible to spend a holiday in Ibiza without taking a walk in the historical center of the UNESCO World Heritage. In the streets of Dalt Vila, the upper part of the old town, you will enjoy an invigorating atmosphere. Its ramparts, very well preserved, are accessible via several doors, including the portal of Ses Taules. You’ll love it.
4 – Visit Almudaina Castle
Built in the 16th century, the Almudaina Castle includes several richly decorated rooms watching over the coastline from the highest point. Breathtaking views guaranteed.
5 – Walk in the park Queen Sophie and the Place du soleil
Connected by the Portal Nou, this tunnel of 50 meters long and of 3 meters high, the park and the square is discovered in a single visit.
Initially it was conceived as a park with different levels, and halfway it was decided to change the use to a square adapted for events of considerable magnitude. Nowadays, you’ll see concerts and awards and gala events being held in this venue.
6 – Visit Santo Domingo Church
Built in the 12th century, this church is distinguished by a subtle blend of three architectural styles, but remains essentially Baroque. You will find this beautiful church in the area of Dalt Vila.
7 – Visit the Archaeological Museum of Ibiza
To learn more about the island and the rich history, a detour through this museum is a must. It is located on Plaça de la Catedral, in the district of Dalt Vila. Its collections chronicle Ibiza’s past from prehistory to Christian reconquest.
8 – Have fun at Pacha club
For an unforgettable stay in Ibiza, go to Pacha Club, the oldest club on the island. It is best known for its dance shows and the parties are hosted by the hottest local and international DJ’s. Night owls will be delighted!
9 – Enjoy a good paella or seafood platter
Gourmet people will not miss the opportunity to eat a good paella or seafood delicatesse in one of the many restaurants on the island, a Spanish specialty that is prepared in the rules of art here.
10 – Rent a villa with Estela Exclusive home
The real luxury of a family getaway in this sunny paradise remains the villa rental. The sumptuous villas selected by Estela Exclusive Homes enjoy a beautiful setting in idyllic locations, such as Villa Balafia in Es Cubells (San Jose) .