Visit this well preserved piece of history and enjoy the wonderful views from this old watchtower overlooking Port d’Andratx
This is one of the best preserved watchtowers, dating back from the late 14th century. It is situated on the peninsula of Sa Mola, which gives it its alternate name, Torre de sa Mola.
The tower communicated with other watchtowers strategically located on the coastlines around the island, by fire signals and flags. There was typically only one guard here, with no heavy weapons. The guards, was average working people who took shifts all day and night after they finished their normal work.
From area up here, you can enjoy the amazing views over the exclusive bay and harbour of Port d’Andratx.
Andratx is a destination ideal for adults and romantic couples looking for a holiday base with a good selection of dining options, a feeling of luxury and/or authenticity, as well as a lot of activity offers like golf, cycling, walking, tennis and maritime activities. Andratx is located about half an hour from Palma airport by car and is the largest of the municipalities of the Tramuntana region. It includes the old medieval village itself, the flamboyant marina of Port d’Andratx, the small village of s’Arracco, Sant Elm and Camp de Mar.