Son Bou beach located at the term of Alaior, is the longest of Menorca, with four kilometers long. This beach is completely open to the sea, so perhaps is desirable not disregarding the flag that stands for at all times whether or not itsdangerous to swim in it. When strong winds blow, may cause whirlpools and currents that place swimmers in trouble. Son Bou is entirely white sand beach, very long, unlike the small coves that abound in Menorca. The dune system and the wetlands that lie behind the beach are subject to a hard effort by environmental groups to restore and preserve an important natural environment. The lively urbanization provides residents with on the many hotels and apartments all services.