Culture and traditions

La Mola – Formentera

The Pilar de La Mola It is located 11 kilometers from San Ferrán, but when we get there we will have the feeling of being in a different place from the rest of the island of Formentera. It is a small town with a population that lives, mostly, from the agricultural exploitation of the fields that surround it.

The Pillar of La Mola

Within the town we can highlight the beauty of the church built at the end of the 18th century in the style of Ibizan white houses. From the same era is the Old Mill that is still in operation and that, they count in the town, in the ’60s it was inhabited by Bob dylan.

Old Mill of La Mola

Another place to visit el el lighthouse of La Mola, the guide of navigators for many years. Considered a magical place, and where Julio Verne He was inspired to write his stories.

La Mola craft market

But the biggest tourist attraction is the known hippie market from Pilar de La Mola. It takes place every Wednesday and Sunday from 4pm to 9pm in the months of June to October. The positions of the creators offer all kinds of crafts in various materials and of excellent certified quality. The performances of street performers and musicians in the market.


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