Activities in Mallorca
Mallorca is the largest of the Balearic Islands and one of the most important tourist destinations in Spain. It has everything you need for an unforgettable holiday. You will find lush beaches and radiant sunshine. Inland you can visit farming villages steeped in history. Enjoy its rich gastronomy that combines products from the sea and the land.
Most attractive activities in Mallorca
– Boat charters
– Catamaran cruises
– Festivals at sea
– Fishing tourism
– Scuba diving
– Jet skiing, parasailing and banana boats
– Hiking and trekking
– Rural tourism
– Tours to different places within the island
The closest airport to the capital Palma de Mallorca is Palma Mallorca Airport (PMI), located 7 kilometres from the city, so it will only take you 10 minutes to get there by car or bus.
Other airports less close:
– Barcelona (BCN) at 190 km
– Mahon (MAH) 130 km
– Ibiza (IBZ) 130 km
Excursions and activities in Mallorca
But we don’t want to leave you with any doubts. Below we describe each of the activities that the largest island of the Balearic archipelago has to offer.
With only a few people on board, visit the most charming and exclusive places of the Mediterranean Sea. With an all-inclusive boat you can enjoy a pleasant atmosphere around the bay.
Depending on the package you choose you can enjoy buffet food, open bar and fun music. During the trip you will have the opportunity to dive and cool off in the delicious waters of the Mediterranean.
Private trips offer you an unforgettable experience. Visit different points of the coast with your friends and loved ones while you relax and disconnect from the hustle and bustle of the city. Celebrate private parties, make that marriage proposal you have in mind or celebrate your wedding anniversary surrounded by the wonders of the sea.
Renting boats in Mallorca is very simple and safe. You can choose between sailboats, yachts, schooners and catamarans. There is something for all tastes and budgets, with or without crew. Enjoy with your friends and family one of the most fantastic adventures of your holidays.
The island has nature reserves where you can enjoy great moments under the sea. Enjoy the tranquillity of the underwater life. Dive in a safe environment and if it’s your first time, you can be guided by qualified instructors who will guide you through your first dive underwater.
The banana ride is one of the most sought after rides in the sea, enjoy a ride with your friends on the waves with lots of laughter and excitement. Try to keep your balance, but it won’t be for long, the captain’s goal is to get you all soaked.
Jet ski tours are one of the most popular activities in Mallorca. Climb the bay on trips that last long enough for you to leave no spot unexplored. You will be accompanied by a guide who will take you to secret spots but at your own pace. You’ll be able to stop for a dip and take the best photographs.
Live an amazing experience full of emotion. Enjoy the sensation of being attached to a parachute attached to a boat that will move at high speed through the sea. You have to live it to feel the adrenaline to the limit in one of the most amazing activities at sea. Reach up to 100 metres high and share with the birds the privileged view of the coast.
Sail the crystal clear waters of the south of the island while admiring the cliffs. During the trip you can jump into the water to cool off or snorkel. Enjoy the sighting of dolphins in their natural habitat in a quiet environment with a small group of people.
Off-road quad biking tours
Experience extreme adventures on Quads over rugged terrain. Come with your friends and enjoy an unforgettable race that ends with a dip in the turquoise waters of the Majorcan Sea.
Tours in the interior of the island
Explore Mallorca’s beautiful villages, old town, markets and enjoy the panoramic view of the coast.
Mallorca offers different trekking routes with particular characteristics. Some with high demands and others where everyone can enjoy more relaxed and gentle walks. Cross steep paths and enjoy the most beautiful views of the island at the top. The Tramontana mountain range is the most important mountain range in Mallorca, declared a World Heritage Site and a must for hiking enthusiasts.
Visiting the Balearic Islands
You cannot leave Majorca without also visiting the nearby islands. You can take a boat or ferry there and back, the journey takes between 2 and 4 hours.
Ibiza has beautiful coves with crystal clear waters, golden sands and dreamlike landscapes. A paradise on earth to enjoy with the family. Drive through its streets and watch its beautiful sunsets. Enjoy the historic centre of the city, with its imposing cathedrals and majestic walls, which in turn served as a backdrop for filming the famous Game of Thrones series.
This paradise island offers beautiful beaches and coves but also has a very attractive cultural offer. It has beautiful beaches, beautiful sunsets, prehistoric landscapes, rich gastronomy and pretty villages. You won’t have enough time to enjoy all its points of interest and I assure you that there will be no room for boredom.
You can’t leave without visiting Formentera, a beautiful island with beautiful beaches that have nothing to envy to the beaches of the Caribbean. Here you can enjoy outdoor activities, boat rentals and boat trips. The island has the right conditions to enjoy scuba diving and to get started in this exciting sport.
Main holiday places to stay in Majorca
Before looking for a place to stay in Majorca you should be clear about the type of trip you are planning and the activities you want to do.
The accommodation industry in Majorca is complete and offers very competitive prices compared to other areas of the Mediterranean. You can stay in urban hotels or close to the beach, or you can choose other all-inclusive options such as flats, hostels and campsites.
We recommend staying near the northern beaches if you are looking for relaxation and a few days of rest with the family. Playa de Formentor, Playa de Muro and Playa d’Alcudia are waiting for you to enjoy their calm waters that cover very little. Relax on the golden sand and marvel at the natural beauty of this enchanting island.
For young people looking for partying and fun the ideal choice is the Bay of Palma in the south of Mallorca. It has party areas with a large influx of visitors looking for sun, sand and lots of fun. It is characterised by its good prices and many options to enjoy and have a few drinks. You will find all-inclusive resorts for a comfortable stay.
For nightlife there is Magaluf, a place for party people, with beautiful beaches where you can lie down after a night of fun. It has discotheques for all tastes, from the most popular for a great night out to the highest level with international DJs. In addition to the nightlife, there are other attractions for the family, such as beaches, shops, restaurants and theme parks.
The capital of Mallorca is Palma de Mallorca, a fascinating city where you can visit fortresses, palaces and city walls. The Cathedral of Mallorca is the most visited building in the city. In its streets you will also find restaurants, cafés, clubs and bars with an exclusive atmosphere. As well as shops and boutiques for shopping and having a good time.
Mallorca also offers rural tourism and agrotourism to get into nature and disconnect from the hustle and bustle of the city. You can spend a day fishing, visit livestock farms, go hiking and horse riding. Colonia de Sant Jordi is a good place for nature lovers.