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SES FEIXES


IMPORTANT INFORMATION

This wetland area has a vast area dotted with reeds, among which you can stroll along the portals of feixa, a series of whitewashed arches indicating the entrance of each plot

Ses Feixes area, located behind the beach of Talamanca, is a unique example of traditional crops area that are vestige of a system of single crop in the world heritage of Muslim Ibiza. This wetland area has vast sugarcane fields dotted surface, including you can stroll along the portals of feixa, a series of whitewashed arches indicating the entrance of each plot.

Feixes

The waters conducted by various streams that flowed into Vila and then in the bay are responsible for the creation of wetland that came to occupy an area of ​​600,000 square meters, with 164 agrículas plots were grown to mid-twentieth century. The water was accumulated through a series of canals and ditches a meter deep and three wide. The canals served as border between the various plots and facilitated the removal of excess water through gates that derived the sea. Most of the vegetables that were consumed in the capital occurred in here.