The festivities of Sant Joan are approaching, the longest day of the year, the shortest and most intense night in which we burn all the bad vibrations. Do you want to enjoy this day in style? This year you have no excuse, it falls on weekend! We offer you the best plans:
Menorca: Escape the weekend to the island of Menorca and participate in the spectacular popular festivals held in Ciutadella. From the previous weekend to the eve of Sant Joan you can already enjoy the festive atmosphere. Participate in one of the exhibitions of horses from Menorca, they are the most beautiful and spectacular animals that you have seen before. And do not forget to try the “pomada menorquina”, that is gin with lemonade!
Ibiza: Vibrate with emotion in Ibiza’s best party of the year, at dusk the beaches are filled with groups of friends and bonfires in which to get rid of everything bad, in the town of Sant Joan you will enjoy the fire of “els nou foguerons” “(The nine bonfires) good music and the best atmosphere. During the day you will celebrate this patronal feast by tasting “orelletes”, “bunuelos”, the sweet “macaroons from Sant Joan” and good peasant wine.
Formentera: Celebrate San Juan’s day in La Mola de Formentera. On this island the day and night of San Juan are also celebrated, from the most traditional events of the day such as the mass, the “ball pagès” and the fritters’ treat, to the most multitudinous musical festival on the island and the style ” flower “at night. In between, activities for everyone!
Mallorca: Different locations on the island of Mallorca celebrate the festivity of Sant Joan but we especially recommend the “correfoc” that takes place in Palma on June 23 next to the cathedral, where you will enjoy pyrotechnic games and parades of demons. You can also visit the towns of Felanitx or Sant Llorenç where on the 24th the Joan Pelón dance takes place in which a man represents San Juan Bautista and dances holding a lamb in his arms.
Now you only have to decide which island you would like to visit during the festivities of Sant Joan and come to Viajes Es Freus so we can prepare the complete vacation package: flights or boat, hotel and car. Enjoy it!