View from Son Catlar - PHOTOGRAPHER COMMENT
Panorama taken from within the Poblat de Son Catlar in Menorca. This picture shows the countryside surrounding this prehistoric settlement.
View from Son Catlar - FURTHER INFORMATION
View from Son Catlar - Menorca visitor guide showing a virtual tour of 'View from Son Catlar' linked to an interactive map with local and travel information. 360° panoramas from Balearic Islands.
is a prehistoric settlement on Menorca from the pre-talayótic period in the Bronze Age (2000 BC). It was a 'talaiot' settlement, protected by a series of walls and towers that survived up to Roman times, and contains the only surviving examples of these walls on Menorca. The site is open to the public and contains a 'taula', five five talayots and other buildings.
Son Catlar lies in a field a little south of Sant Joan Gran church a short distance southeast of Ciutadella. Nearby is the Talaia d'Artrutx and the beaches of Cala des Talajer, Cala en Turqueta, Cala Macarella and Cala Santa Galdana.
TRAVEL DIRECTIONS AND GETTING THERE
Road: Take the road from Ciutadella de Menorca to Sa Teulera Vella and continue down the country lane towards Tarre Saura Vell. San Catlar is about half way between to two on the left hand side. Parking available on site.