The 9 best things to do in Mallorca

Mallorca is one of the most important tourist destinations in Spain, In addition to its spectacular beaches and hotel complexes it also offers stunning landscapes of mountains and plains It's worth knowing. Discover with us the best things you should do if you visit this beautiful island.

Mallorca: an island that makes itself loved

Mallorca is the largest island in the Balearic archipelago. Its capital is Palma de Mallorca and it is there where you can start enjoying the island.

Rent a bike and Make the beautiful tour of the Bay of Palma. Along that path you can enjoy spectacular landscapes such as El Molinar, El Portixol and Can Pastilla beaches, until finally finishing in the Arenal.

Also from Bahía de Palma You can meet Santa Ponça, an imposing white sand beach and crystal clear waters, as well as the Illetas, a beautiful and cozy bay ideal for relaxing and spending the day.

Alcudia beach - holbox

But as we told you before, although Mallorca is famous for its spectacular beaches It also has many other interesting sites to know. Discover the places you can not miss when you go to Mallorca.

Things to do in Palma de Mallorca

1. Palma Cathedral

Palma de Mallorca Cathedral - Boris Stroujko

The imposing Palma Cathedral is one of the most beautiful architectural sites on the island, it is located in the old town of Palma and its design is in the Mediterranean Gothic style. If you want to know it, you should keep in mind that it is open only during the hours of worship.

2. Castell de Bellver

Bellver Castle - Nikiforov Alexander

Mallorca is an island that perfectly combines all the comforts and modernities with the spectacular architecture of antiquity, if you are one of those who enjoy knowing the culture and history of a region, you can't miss visiting Bellver Castle, with its peculiar round shape. It is located in the Bay of Palma, surrounded by beautiful pine trees.

3. Royal Palace of Almudaina

This palace, dating from 1281, It is one of the oldest buildings on the island. Although its construction began during the conquest of the Muslims, the palace underwent numerous architectural changes throughout its history that eventually brought it closer to a more Christian design. If you want to feel transported in time, it is definitely one of the places you can not miss.

Almudaina Palace - conejota

4. Palma Aquarium

This must also be one of the places in Mallorca that you can not miss. The Palma Aquarium, in addition to having a great variety of fish of all shapes and sizes, has fabulous shows. It is an ideal place to take children and also for adults to know, have fun and relax.

What to do on the island of Mallorca

5. Valldemossa

Valldemossa - holbox

Valldemossa is a charming town located over 400 meters high and 17 kilometers from Palma. Its spectacular mountains make it the ideal place for hiking and all kinds of excursions, it is undoubtedly one of the corners of Mallorca with more charm and romanticism.

6. Pollença

This city was founded by the Romans and many of its inhabitants are foreigners, among the places you can not miss is a hermitage known as "El Calvario", the chapel of Roser Vell and the convent of Santo Domingo. It is a city that achieves an interesting mix between the old and the modern.

7. The Drach Caves

Caves of Drach - Piotr Wawrzyniuk

These caves are located in the Manacor municipality. They are divided into four large caves: Cueva Negra (Cova Negra), Cueva Blanca (Cova Blanca), Cave of Luis Salvador (Cova de Lluis Salvador) and Cave of the French (Cova dels francesos). They have a depth of 25 meters and 2.4 kilometers in length, also have a gigantic underground lake 115 meters long and 30 meters wide.

8. Soller

Both the Sóller Valley and the Port of Sóller are located just 30 minutes from Mallorca Airport, there you can find the Serra de Tramuntana, declared as a World Heritage Site On the part of Unesco, not in vain has it become one of the favorite places of tourists around the world.

9. The Mirador d'es Colomer

This incredible viewpoint is located on large cliffs 200 meters high, so it is the ideal place to enjoy the most spectacular views of Mallorca. It is undoubtedly a must stop that every traveler visiting the island should know.

«I love Mallorca because this island has been projected by the same energy of love.»

-Dalai Lama-

Mallorca has become one of the most important tourist destinations in all of Spain and it is not for less, since in one place you can have access to the most beautiful beaches, the oldest architecture, culture, nightlife, spectacular gastronomy and much more. Would you add anything else to the list of things to do in Mallorca?

Video: Palma de Mallorca Top 10 places to visit (February 2020).