Tag - Mallorca East

Playa De S'amarador

S’Amarador beach

S’Amarador beach (Playa De S’amarador) is an award-winning glorious white sand beach that is part of the protected Mondrago National Park in south east Majorca, close to Cala d’Or. S’Amarador beach is beautifully unspoilt. Aside from its small beach bar, this gem of a beach is...

Puente Natural

Puente Natural

Puente Natural is a natural bridge, located on the east coast of Mallorca. The rocks form a natural bridge that you can cross. Be prepered well because of a long hike till you will reach your destination. Be ready to climb along with a couple of walls. It is highly recommended to bring...

Arenal de Sa Ràpita

Arenal de Sa Ràpita beach

An alternative to Es Trenc is the neighbouring beach at S’Arenal de sa Rapita in the south east of Majorca. It is much quieter than Es Trenc, and is popular with families, surfers and windsurfers. 
This pretty unspoilt beach is around one kilometre long and consists of fine white sand...

Freu de Ses Covetes

Freu de Ses Covetes

The small sandy beach of Es Freu de Ses Covetes is much quieter than its neighbouring beach Ses Covetes. Locals are especially fond of this spot. The tiny bay is located in a nature reserve with an extensive dune landscape. Only a few houses can be found there as well, giving it a natural...

Ses Salines

Ses Salines

Ses Salines is a small town and municipality situated in one of the most beautiful parts of southeast Mallorca. This unassuming little place is easy to overlook, but holds clues to the rich history of the island dating back to the Bronze Age. “Ses Salines” is one of the nearest towns to...

Far del Cap Salines

Far del Cap Salines

The Far del Cap Salines is a lighthouse on the southernmost point of the Spanish Balearic island of Mallorca. It was built in 1863 on the Cap de ses Salines and is still in operation today. The lighthouse is located in the municipality of Santanyí about nine kilometers south of the town...

Calo des Moro

Calo des Moro

Calo des Moro is an incredibly beautiful beach situated deep inside a bay with sheer cliffs, located 6 kilometres from Santanyi in the southeast corner of Mallorca. It is a small beach, but the 40 metres of beach is covered with fine-grained and bright sand. The water is crystal clear...

Cala Llombards

Cala Llombards

Cala Llombards is a stunning cove beach in the southeast of Mallorca, near to the small village, Es Llombards and about 10 kilometres from Santanyi. Cala Llombards is a tiny beach, almost like a cone shape, to the pine trees and bushes. This secluded beach is surrounded by steep cliffs...

Es Calo des Macs

Es Calo des Macs

Anyone who has ever made holidays in and around Santanyi knows Cala Llombards, the small, family-friendly sandy beach with mostly clear water. All the more strange that practically hidden around the corner is a small bay, to which hardly any of the beach visitors come: The Calo des Macs...

Cala Figuera

Cala Figuera

Cala Figuera is a district of Santanyi on the island of Majorca. The town of Cala Figuera stretches from high cliffs to the south of the town to the fishing harbour at the end of a Fjord-like inlet which holds some of the most picturesque traditional buildings in the whole of Majorca, as...

Santanyí

Santanyí

A municipality and town in the island’s south-east, Santanyí is pretty, rural and authentically Mallorcan. Occupying a privileged position slightly inland from more than 48km of ravishing coastline, next to the second-largest nature park in the Balearics, this golden-stone village is...

Calo d’en Perdiu

Calo d’en Perdiu

Caló d’en Perdiu is a small rocky bathing area located in the Natural Park of Cala Mondragó. Three sandy beaches lie in the area of the Parc Natural de Mondragó between Portopetro and Cala Figuera: the often more than lively Platja de ses Fonts d’en’Alis, the usually...

Park Natural de Mondrago

Mondragó Natural Park

The Mondragó Natural Park, is located on the Mallorcas’s south-east coast, on the Llevant area, near the town of Santanyí. This green space, which was proclaimed a Natural Park on 18th August 1992, after popular demonstrations against the development of a tourist resort in this area. 
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Cala Mondrago

Cala Mondrago

Cala Mondrago is a small beach situated within Mondrago National Park in the south east corner of Mallorca. The beach has been protected from development and is considered to be one of Mallorca’s most beautiful areas with its sand dunes, pine forests, beautiful coastline and rocky...

Cala d'en Borgit Beach

Cala d’en Borgit

Calo d’es Burgit is a small bay situated on the south east coast of Mallorca, just around the corner from Cala Mondrago and within the protected Mondrago Natural Park. Cala d’en Borgit is a small beach, surrounded by low cliffs which make for excellent viewpoints, covered in...

Cala Barca Trencada

Cala Barca Trencada

Caló de sa Barca Trencada is located four kilometers from the south of Alqueria Blanca. This part of the south coast offers family friendly sandy beaches and is surrounded by some hotels that contrast with its natural environment, where scrubland, pinewood, old holm oaks and dune...

Can Lis

Can Lis

After having to abandon the construction of the Sidney Opera House in 1966, the Danish architect Jørn Utzon on his way home, made an intermediate stop at Mallorca. The island fascinated him to such a degree that he decided to build a summer house there. It was located facing the...

Portopetro

Portopetro

Portopetro is a district of Santanyí on the island of Mallorca, in the Balearic Islands of Spain, around 62 km from Palma. Portopetro is a small fishing village with small marina and a secluded beach which is adjacent to the harbour. There are a number of restaurants and bars distributed...

cala de egos

Cala de Egos

The Cala de Egos is located between holiday resorts of Cala D’or and Portopetro in the southeast of Majorca and is one of those small, narrow bays that allow a picturesque view of the sea. The rocky shores are, however, built with large hotel buildings, so that guests could jump...

Es Carritxo

Es Carritxo

Es Carritxo is a small village in the southeast of Mallorca, between Calonge and Felanitx. From Es Carritxo you will have a beautiful view to the Castell de Santueri and the nearest villages Calonge and Cas Concos. This small Mallorquin villige has numerous business and offices. Almost...

S Horta

S’Horta

S’Horta is a village located inland in the southeast of Mallorca, municipality of Felanitx. A little further to the north is the capital of the region, Felanitx. At the beginning of the 20th century, the villige was called as Sant Isidre, but not accepted by the population...

Esglesia Sant Miquel

Sant Miguel church

The church of Sant Miguel is located in the rural town of Felanitx, in the east part of Mallorca. It is a parish church, dedicated to Saint Miguel. The church of Sant Miguel was built between the 16th and 17th century, in various architectural styles which makes it very unique. It is...

Felanitx

Felanitx

Felanitx is a rural town in southeast Mallorca, aproximately 50 kilometres from the capital city of Palma. „Fenalicius“ in Latin means haymaking. The nearest beach is at Portocolom. Felanitx is Mallorca’s second largest wine region. If you are a wine lover and want to try some Mallorquin...

Son Macia

Son Macia

Son Macia is a small village located in the inland in the east of Mallorca. Son Macia is far away from crowdy beaches, it is a beautiful and quiet place where you will forget the stress of everyday. Son Macia is a perfect spot for long and idyllic walks and explorations. From here you...

Cala Antena

Cala Antena

Cala Antena beach is situated on the eastern coast of Mallorca, in holiday resort of Cales de Mallorca. The beach is 29 meters long and 68 meters width. Cala Antena is located next to a steep cliff on which there are plenty of summer villas and hotels. Here you will find a staircase...

Cala Estreta

Cala Estreta

Cala Estreta is a lovely cove of rocks located on the eastern coast of Mallorca, near Portocolom. Cala Estreta it is called a diamond of the Mallorquian coast. It is a virgin, lovely beach with rocks and sand, creating an idilic atmosphere. Is small and narrow (30 meters long and only 7...

Cala Marcal beach

Cala Marcal beach

Cala Marcal beach is located on the eastern coast of Mallorca, one kilometere from Portocolom. It is very spacious beach and well protected from waves and wind. Cala Marcal beach is the largest beach in Portocolom and is quite crowded during the peak summer months. The beach is located...

Portocolom lighthouse

Portocolom lighthouse

Portocolom lighthouse ( as well called Far de Sa Punta de Ses Crestes) is located on the northeast spot of the bay of Portocolom. It was lit in 1863. Portocolom lighthouse is 82 meters high, being 137 meters above sea level. Nowadays, Portocolom lighthouse is one of the most photographed...

Cala Domingos Petits

Cala Domingos Petits

Cala es Domingos Petits or Cala Tropicana is located on the eastern coast of Mallorca, in the holiday resort of Calas de Mallorca. It is a narrow sandy area with fine-grained and white sand and clear water. Cala Domingos Petits is 62 meters long and 122 meters width. Cala Domingos Petits...

Cala Domingos Gran

Cala Domingos Gran beach

Cala Domingos Gran is situated on the eastern coast of Mallorca, near hiliday resort of Cales de Mallorca. This beautiful beach is surrounded by the pine trees and rocks. Cala Domingos Gran is 150 metres long and 150 metres width. Cala Domingos Gran beach is divided by a steep rocky...

Calas de Mallorca

Calas de Mallorca

Calas de Mallorca is located on the eastern coast of Mallorca. It is a purposely built holidays resor. Calas de Mallorca is a perfect holiday location for families, there are plenty of activities for children, it is a great spot for unwinding. Calas de Mallorca is a small, but modern. The...

Cala Murada

Cala Murada

Cala Murada is a small, relaxed beach resort in the south east of Mallorca, municipality of Manacor. Originally a fishing village, Cala Murada is very popular with the locals. It is a perfect place fot those who love the tranquil surroundings. Cala Murada is a place where you will find...

Cala Mandia

Cala Mendia

Cala Mendia is situated on the east coast of Mallorca, three kilometers from Porto Cristo. This charming beach in Cala Mendia shares its name with the resort. Like many beaches on the east coast, Cala Mendia is located inside a bay with cliffs on both sides and covered by pine trees. Cala...

S’Estany d’en Mas

S’Estany d’en Mas

S’Estany d’en Mas, also known as Cala Romantica, is situated on the east coast of Mallorca in holiday resort of Cala Romantica. Porto Cristo is about 10-15 minutes away by car. S’Estany d’en Mas is a lovely cove beach with turquoise water and golden sand. S’Estany d’en Mas is...

Cala Anguila

Cala Anguila

Cala Anguila is a small, lovely cove beach situated on the eastern coast of Mallorca, near the holiday resort of Cala Romantica and 8 kilometers from Porto Cristo. Cala Anguila is about 50 metres long and 120 wide. It has light, white sand and crystal clear turquoise water. Cala Anguila...

Majorica

Majorica factory

Mallorca’s best-known name for pearls is Majorica. Majorica’s founder was a German engineer who transferred his company to Manacor in Mallorca and started to produce his pearls. In 1890, Majorica invented a unique production process to create artificial organic pearls. The perls are...

Hams Caves

Hams caves

The Hams caves (Cuevas Dels Hams) are on the east coast of Mallorca, just 1km of the town of Porto Cristo. The caves are about 10 million years old, but was discovered only in 1905 by Pedro Caldentey. The Hams caves has an underground lake, which is known as “The Sea of...

Via Verde eco-path

Via Verde (Manacor-Artá Greenway) is 29km long eco-path, which starts in Manacor and leads you till Arta. No motorised traffic is allowed, you can do it by foot, by bike or by horse. The route is secured by solar-powered cameras. Via Verde is the only one in the Balearics and offers...

Manacor

Church of our Lady of Sorrows

The church of our Lady of Sorrows is located in the centre of Manacor. Construction of the church began in the 14th century and wasn’t completed until the 19th century. It was built by Gaspar Bennàssar, José Barceló Runggaldier and rector Rubi. The church is famous of its enormous...

Manacor

Manacor

Manacor is the second largest town on Mallorca and birthplace of Rafa Nadal. This residential town is situated in the North East of the island. It was an agricultural town but, when the railway line was built in 1879, it became the industrial and commercial centre of the area...

Església Nova

Iglesia Nova

Iglesia Nova Son Servera is something very unique. This beautiful architectural project is located in the village of Son Servera. Iglesia Nova was built by Catalan architect Joan Rubio i Bellver and his partner Antoni Gaudí. Although the name suggests otherwise („Iglesia Nova“ in Spanish...

S’Illot archaeological site

S’Illot archaeological site

This Mallorcan archaeological site is situated on the eastern coastal town of S’Illot. S’Illot archaeological site is one of the most important in Mallorca. It is the island’s earliest talayots with its spectacular walls, which is still well preserved. Some parts of the archaeological...

Sillot

S’illot

S’illot is a small tourist town, situated on the south east coast of Mallorca. Illot in Catalan mean “islet”, and the name was given from a small rocky island off the coast. The urban development of S’Illot started in 1959. At the entrance to the village there is a...

Sa Coma

Sa Coma

Sa Coma is one of Mallorca’s hollidays resorts, situated on the eastern coast. Sa Coma is a good choise for families and couple. Sa Coma was built in the 1980s as a tourist resor. This small, beautiful resort is located in area of Sa Punta de n’Amer, which was declared as an official...

Cala Bona

Cala Bona

Cala Bona is situated in the north east of Mallorca, municipality of Son Servera. Cala Bona is a small holiday resort and a quiet holiday destination with a Blue Flag beach. Before the tourist boom, Cala Bona was a fishing village, consisted of a pair of houses where a few families lived...

Cala Moreia

Cala Moreia

Cala Moreia, also known as Playa S’Illot (name of a small island, which lies off the coast here) is situated in the east of Mallorca. The neighbouring resort is also called S’Illot. Cala Moreia is about 350 metres long and 50 metres width. The beach has golden, fine-grained...

Cala Millor

Cala Millor

The beach of Cala Millor is a virgin Blue Flag beach with a pure white sand, clear turquoise blue waters and can offer all the amenities you would expect from a popular holiday resort. It is about 1.8 kilometres long and up to 35 metres wide.The resort of Cala Millor was built around...

Cala Millor

Cala Millor resort

Calla Millor is situated on Mallorca’s east coast. Cala Millor is a purpose built holiday resort and here you will find everything you need here for a relaxed family holiday. Cala Millor was built in 1950’s and is still growing. Fifty years ago, this was just an empty dune-covered area...

Mirador Cap d'es Pinar

Mirador Cap d’es Pinar

Mirador Cap des Pinar is located in the Costa dels Pins coast which means „Pine Tree Coast“. The Costa dels Pins is situated on the Llevant Mountains, which run from Artà to Felanitx. The mountain behind the resort protects it from the north winds, so this quiet coast is a perfect spot...

Playa de Canyamel

Playa de Canyamel

Playa de Canyamel is situated on the northeastern coast of Mallorca, about 10 km from the villages of Artá and Capdepera. The beach of Canyamel is located in the small holiday resort of the same name. Playa de Canyamel is surrounded on one side by a nature reserve, it is perfect for...

Canyamel

Canyamel

Canyamel is situated on the far east coast of the island of Mallorca in the municipality of Capdepera. Canyamel is a small and relaxed coast resort. During the 18th century, sugar cane used to be grown in this part of Mallorca and this where the name Canyamel is derived from. Canyamel...

Sa Pedruscada

Sa Pedruscada

Sa Pedruscada is situated in the eastern coast of Mallorca, two kilometres from Cala Ratjada.  Sa Perduscada mean „stones“ and perfect characterize this small piece of coast. The coastline of this quiet stretch, there are no touristic buildings in the surroundings. Sa Pedruscada is an...

Cala Gat

Cala Gat

Cala Gat (means ‘the bay of cats’) is a small beach, quite close to the popular resort of Cala Ratjada. The small, lovely bay is mostly surrounded by forest. The water is crystal clear with beautiful blue and turquoise colours and sand is fine and golden. A nice promenade runs...

Cala Ratjada

Cala Ratjada resort

Cala Ratjada is situated in the north east, in the Capdepera municipality and was a quiet little fishing port. Today the lovely port is full of yachts and sailboats and is still one of the most important fishing harbours in Mallorca. Cala Ratjada has a ferry service to the...

Capdepera

Capdepera

Capdepera is situated in one of the most easterly parts of Mallorca, just 8 km from Arta. This mountain town has a rich history and traditions. Capdepera is still undiscovered by the majority of visitors of Mallorca. Capdepera still has much more to admire for history lovers. Today it is...

Capdepera Lighthouse

Capdepera Lighthouse

The Lighthouse of Capdepera is situated at the coast of Punta de Capdepera and it is most eastern point  of Mallorca. It is called „ A symbol of the 19th century“. The Lighthouse of Capdepera is located at about 55 meters above a sea level and was built in 1861 by order of Isabel II. It...

Cala Agulla

Cala Agulla

Cala Agulla is situated in the northeast coast of Mallorca, at 2 kilometres from Capdepera. Cala Agulla was declared as Area of Natural and Scientific Interest, so this coastal area is well preserved, surrounded by a thick pine wood and it has not been developed. Cala Agulla has the...

Cala Mesquida

Cala Mesquida

Cala Mesquida or s’Arenal de sa Mesquida is situated in the northeast coast of Mallorca, at seven kilometres from Capdepera. Cala Mesquida was declared as Area of Natural and Scientific Interest. Cala Mesquida is a sandy area is located between low rocks, dunes and pine trees. Cala...

Cala Torta

Cala Torta

Cala Torta is an idyllic bay in northeast Mallorca, situated at 10 kilometres from Arta and it is the biggest beach of this municipality. Cala Torta is for those who prefer more natural surroundings for their day on the sands. Nudism is allowed in Cala Torta. This beach attracts locals...

Arta

Arta

Artà is situated in the north of the island of Mallorca and sits in the middle of a large valley at the foot of a small mountain. Arta is a few kilometres inland from the north-east coast which is 25 km long. The highest and most compact massif in the eastern mountain chain of the Serres...

Ses Paisses

Ses Paisses

Ses Paisses is the Talayotic village located neat Arta and it is one of the largest and best preserved prehistoric settlements in the island. This Bronze-Age talaiotic settlement is a significant site. The walled perimeter and the internal structures are in a good state and shows how...

Caves of Arta

These caves are situated near Arta, in the north-east of Mallorca. Caves of Arta are full of weird stalactites and stalagmites conjure up mysterious images of Heaven and Hell. It is said, that the caves of Arta has inspired Jules Verne to do his journey to the Centre of the Earth...