The Tabarca archipelago is formed by the island called La Plana,
de Santa Pola or Nueva Tabarca and a few islets.
The village of San Pedro and San Pablo is situated on the west part of the island.The archipelago is at 8 miles from Alicante and at 3 miles of Santa Pola on the south -east direction.
The village is surrounded by walls and there are three different entrances :
-Puerta de Tierra -northern part
-Puerta de Levante -on the east part
-Puerta de la Trencada- on the west
The village of San Pedro is one of the best examples of military
architecture of spain .
Tabarca was then declared Site of Historic and Artistic Interest in 1964.
Concerning the natural environment , its standout the geological , ecological and biological features which together with the ideal conditions of conservation allow the existence of really interesting ecosystems.