Map of Mahon (Maó)

Useful Mahon map, showing the capital of the island of Menorca.

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Detailed Street Map of Mahon Menorca

Mahon Map (Maó) - Zoomable street map of Mahon (Maó), the capital of the island of Menorca (Minorca) in the Spanish Balearic Islands located in the Mediterranean Sea. Mahon has one of the finest deepwater ports in the Mediterranean.

Using the buttons on the top left you can 'zoom' and 'pan' to get a detailed road map of Mahon and plan your visit to the town. By zooming in it is also possible to view Menorca Airport which is situated approximately 4.5 kilometres to the south-west of Mahon. You can also view the areas of Es Castell, Son Vilar, Sant Lluis, Sol del Este, s'Algar, Punta Prima, Las Lomas, Son Bou, Binibequer and Binissafuller.

Situated on the eastern coast of Menorca, the elegant town of Mahon has always been renowned for its fantastic port, a 4 mile long deepwater harbour which was protected by forts at its mouth. It attracted the attention of the British Navy in 1708 and they conquered the island, in order that they could have the use of the port, the British kept control until around 1802 apart from a brief spell under the French in 1756 (it was lost by the famous Admiral Byng who was subsequently put before a firing squad).

These days Mahon gets most of its income from tourism, it is thought to have given its name to Mayonnaise, though this is by no means certain. Menorca's airport lies to the south-west of the town and just a few minutes drive from the centre. The town is called Maó in Catalan.

Mahon Links: Mahon Guide - Mahon Weather

Menorca Golf: Menorca Golf Son Parc - Spanish Golf Courses

Menorca Hotels: Gavilanes Cala Galdana - Valentin Star Cala n Bosch

Areas of Menorca: Menorca South

Menorca Places: Addaya - Arenal D'En Castell - Binibeca - Cala Galdana - Cala n Blanes - Cala n Bosch - Cala n Forcat - Ciutadella - Es Castell - Los Delfines - Punta Prima - S'Algar - Sant Lluis - Son Bou

Other Links: Weather in Menorca

Related: Balearic Islands - Mallorca - Ibiza - Minorca - Formentera - Builders