Ciutadella or Ciutadella de Minorca is a town situated in the western end of Minorca, which is located in the Mediterranean and one of the Balearic Islands (Spain). Ciutadella is one of the two main cities in the island, along with Mao.
Ciutadella remains the island’s religious despite it is no longer being Minorca’s capital. The festival of Saint John, its patron saint, takes place each year on the 23&24 of June. The Cathedral of Menorca, located in the old quarter of Cuitadella, was built in 1287 on the foundation of an older mosque.
Places to visit:
• Old quarter
• Museo Municipal de Ciutadella – museum
• Bastió de Sa Font
• Es Born - old parade ground of the medieval city
• Palace of Vivo
Ciudadela enjoys a Mediterranean climate, with mild winters and hot summers. The temperature might reach 30°C in summer and it is often sunny with highest rainfall occurring during winter.