La Granja

La Granja

If you want to discover the traditional Majorca and its cultural La Granja is a right place. La Granja is a country house and is located just west of Esporles. La Granja is known since Roman times for its natural spring. Since 1447 it has been a private house owned by various families. Most of what you see today dates from the 10 th to17th century.

Here, in La Granja, you will discover what life was like in 400 years ago. A lot of traditional crafts can be seen on your way through the mansion: from making oil, processing grain or manufacturing paper. In La Granja you will see aristocratic drawingroom with its own theatre, the family Chapel and a dungeon with a torture chamber. Visiting La Granja is to learn about rural Mallorcan traditions. Workshops, cellars and kitchens contain displays of everyday objects. Try to get there on Wednesday and Friday afternoon, womens in traditional costume give demonstrations of spinning lacemaking and embroidery.

La Granja is a perfect place for a food lovers. Here you will find a variety of local
cheese, wine, sausages, fig cake, doughnut or coca (Mallorcan pizza). There are also a restaurant which serves good Mallorcan staples like pa amb oli, arros brut and sopas mallorquinas.
La Granja is a good place to go with a childrens. Outdoor spaces and activities like caring for native animals will delight children.

In the surroundings you will find a natural waterfalls, charming gardens and a spectacular views to Serra de Tramuntana mountains.

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