What is Majorca in a nutshell? Majorca or Mallorca beautiful Spanish island with much to see and do. Do you know enough about it? Or would you like to continue reading? The following reasons might convince you to book a vacation in Majorca!
1) Great Beaches
To put it simply, Majorca is all about the beaches. At least, if you like idyllic bays and clear blue water. If you’re thinking ”yes yes yes”, then Majorca is the place for you. But in addition to the bay, Majorca also has a large beach where you can rent sunbeds and umbrellas (for a fee). There are also beach bars where you can have a good meal. Most beaches have a gentle slope, making them ideal for families with children.
2) Many Playgrounds
One of the best things about Majorca is that there are plenty of playgrounds. The playgrounds are large and well maintained. You can find many of them not only in the city, but also on the beaches and in the villages. In short, there is always fun entertainment available for young people.
Majorca has numerous lighthouses, making it the perfect vacation island for adventurous exploration! Not to be missed is the Cap de Formental. It is a peninsula on Majorca. This road is a veritable paradise of curves with uphills, downhills, cliffs, and even tunnels. It is often said that the journey is as beautiful as the arrival, and the trip to Cap de Formental is proof of that.
4) The Bohemel Train to Sóller
Yes! This is the real highlight of your Mallorca vacation. From Palma de Mallorca to Soler, you can board a historic tourist train that was established in 1912. Soler was once isolated from the outside world and can only be reached via this streetcar line. Together criss-cross through the mountains, just as citrus fruits and olives were transported in the past.
5) A Feast for the Eyes
Majorca’s interior offers beautiful landscapes with enchanting hillsides, almond and olive trees. If you stay in the northwestern part, you will come across the Tramuntana mountain range. This is also known as Mallorca’s backbone. At the top of Puig Major, you can take some beautiful pictures. You can also cycle or walk (late spring and early fall are best to absorb Mallorca fully).
6) Palma de Mallorca
Palma de Mallorca has much more to offer than just the beautiful cathedral. The capital of Majorca has pleasant side places if you choose to vacation on this island. Palma de Mallorca is typical Spain, very cozy thanks to its small alleys and its beachfront. Why not include it in your family vacation plans?
7) Road trip By Hiring A Car
Majorca is a great place to rent a car. It is not a small island, but there is more than enough to see if you drive correctly. The advantage of renting a car in Majorca is that you are not tied to a hotel or resort and can visit the beautiful beaches on your own. And as you have already read, Majorca is well worth it.
8) Favorable Pricing
Majorca is not too expensive. As in other European countries, you pay in euros in Majorca. So, you don’t have to worry about doing the math or calculating your expenses. This is very convenient because of course you want to enjoy your holiday.
9) A (Long) Weekend Trip to Majorca
When looking for an excellent destination for a trip to the city or a (long) weekend away, one probably does not immediately think of Majorca. However, Majorca is exceptionally well suited for this purpose. For example, you can take a city tour of Palma de Mallorca, visit the beautiful inland villages, or spend a few days on nearby beaches. Palma is a wonderfully vibrant city. You can easily enjoy a few days here.
If you are not an urbanite, you can visit Valldemossa or Deia, for example. These two very cozy villages are well worth a visit. Book a cozy hotel and pamper yourself to the fullest.
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