Mallorca is synonymous with beaches and coves of world prestige, but also nature, hiking, cycling, golf, culture, water sports ... There are many reasons to travel to this enclave of the Balearic Islands.
This island, with almost 80 kilometers of distance from one end to the other, stands out for its diversity. Along its 550 kilometers of coastline you will find some of the most beautiful coves and sandy areas of the Mediterranean: white beaches endowed with all services coexist with tiny inlets between pine forests and cliffs in the
Its clear and clean waters are ideal for bathing and for practicing water activities such as diving, windsurfing, fishing, sailing or even surfing. Although they are not the only sports you can do: there are numerous golf courses, carefully designed and perfectly integrated into the environment, which adapt to any level. Nature also has a prominent place. About 40 percent of the territory is protected. With a landscape marked by contrasts, highlight the spaces of the Sierra de Tramuntana (World Heritage declared by UNESCO), to the north, with peaks exceeding 1,400 meters, and the Maritime and Terrestrial National Park of Cabrera, a set of islands and islets located just over an hour of navigation. Every corner of Mallorca is a pleasant surprise. Rent a car or go on excursions are good alternatives to travel.
There are many itineraries and trails, both along the coast and inland, perfectly indicated and with information panels, which will allow you to discover its diversity by walking or cycling. For centuries, some towns such as Sóller, Deià, Pollença or Valldemossa, have captivated artists with their picturesque atmosphere. Currently, famous people from the world of politics, cinema or fashion choose Mallorca as a vacation spot. Culture is one of the main elements of the island. Throughout the year there are festivals, concerts, literary contests, exhibitions ... The cultural center is occupied by the capital, Palma de Mallorca, which stands out for its historic center and its fun nightlife. In addition, the island is excellently connected through the international airport of Son Sant Joan, eight kilometers from Palma, and by boats and regular lines departing from the port of Palma and Alcúdia.