Resting for a few days, enjoying the Mediterranean atmosphere and discovering charming villages are plans that we mark on our itinerary when we go on holiday. If your next destination is Ibiza, Santa Gertrudis is a village with a rural atmosphere, white houses and a certain bohemian air that you will love to visit.
In this article we tell you what you can do on your next visit to Santa Gertrudis de Fruitera.
What to see and do in Santa Gertrudis de Fruitera?
Enjoy the gastronomy in the town square.
Santa Gertrudis de Fruitera is a small, quiet, rural village surrounded by nature. If you have a rental car, you can easily reach it, as it is located about 10km north of the city of Ibiza.
Its streets are pedestrianized, which has transformed it into the perfect place for developing tourism and gastronomy, thanks to its numerous terraces and restaurants that you will find surrounding the imposing white church of the village. Here you can eat at a good price and try some typical dishes of the area, besides, its terraces are the perfect meeting point for long chats on summer nights.
Visit the church of Santa Gertrudis
The Church of Santa Gertrudis has a traditional Ibizan architectural style, with a white facade and the highest bell tower on the island. Inside, you’ll find a sacred space decorated with religious elements and a serene atmosphere. The church is an active place of worship, and masses and other religious services are held regularly.
Without a doubt, it is a significant landmark in the town that attracts both residents and tourists.
Discover its craft shops and boutiques
Santa Gertrudis is also known for its craft shops and boutiques. Strolling through the village streets, you’ll discover small shops selling local products such as jewelry, clothes, accessories, and unique works of art.
Local product market
On Saturday mornings, Santa Gertrudis hosts a local product market where you can find a variety of fresh food, handmade products, and organic goods. It’s an ideal place to explore and sample local cuisine.
For art lovers If you’re an art lover, Santa Gertrudis is home to several galleries that exhibit works by local and international artists. Here you can enjoy contemporary art exhibitions and discover new creations.
Get closer to nature
If you enjoy nature, you can take a walk around Santa Gertrudis and enjoy the beauty of the Ibizan landscape. There are trails that will take you through hills, fields, and forests, offering you the opportunity to connect with nature.
The option of car rental in Ibiza
Discovering the most charming villages of Ibiza is comfortable and easy if you have a car rental in Ibiza. This way, you can explore the island at your own pace without depending on or worrying about the schedules and routes of public transportation. Renting a car also allows you to reach places that would be difficult to get to otherwise, such as remote beaches and coves. Plus, it’s a fun way to discover the island, especially if you’re traveling with company. After this article in which we have visited Santa Gertrudis de Fruitera, all that’s left is to wish you the most enjoyment of the island and especially this town!