6 Awesome Things to do in Mallorca
Mallorca, Spains largest Balearic island, is a dream holiday destination. With its great nightlife, fine dining, stunning beaches & bays, quaint port towns, crystal turquoise waters and shoppers paradise, it’s no wonder film stars choose this destination for their holiday homes. If you want to turn your holiday into a truly unforgettable experience, then here are some awesome things to do in Mallorca.
Flyboarding in Mallorca
Mallorca’s landscape boasts some perfect geographical features for extreme sports. With its natural wild landscape, rocky cliffs, and crystalline waters, adrenaline junkies will find it the perfect place to generate that pure adrenaline kick.
Coasteering, canyoning, windsurfing, and rock climbing are just to name a few but what’s big in Mallorca right now, is flyboarding.
Flyboarding is essentially a water propelled hoverboard that can shoot you up to 49 feet in the air or dive you to 8 feet below the water’s surface. Having only been invented in 2012, adrenalin seekers are hunting for places that offer this extreme sport. If you are thrill seeker looking for things to do in Mallorca, this needs to be top of your list.
Charter a yacht
Mallorca offers an attractive coastline with an impressive 262 beaches. Charter a yacht to visit the stunning sandy beaches, rocky bays and small islets. If you don’t sail, hire a skipper to take you to the best hidden secret, secluded coves so you can experience the Mallorcan coastline in style. Or for a truly unforgettable experience, organise a wine tasting on your yacht. Mallorcan wine regions have been awarded their own Denominacion de Origen label. Hire a sommelier to come onboard and learn more about wines of Mallorca.
Visit the picturesque ports of Mallorca
When looking for things to do in Mallorca, visiting the beautiful ports are not to be missed. Take the famous Tren de Sóller, a vintage wooden train, to the charming town of Soller and then hop onto the historic tram to Port De Sóller, a pretty little fishing town protected by the surrounding tramuntana mountains.
Cycle to the old-world Port De Pollença. On a large stretch of white sandy beach, perfect for water sports, this family-friendly port town is a perfect place to visit. Stroll the enchanting pine walk, dine at one of the many restaurants and watch the mesmerising sunset from the clifftop vantage point of the old watchtower.
The cosmopolitan Port d’Andratx is known for its sophisticated style, super yachts and is a popular destination with film stars holidaying in Italian-style villas up in the hills. It would be fair to say, this is Mallorca’s classiest port where some of Mallorca’s most affluent individuals reside.
Dive with sharks at Palma aquarium
Palma’s aquarium boasts the deepest shark aquarium in Europe. Not only can you view these magnificent creatures from behind the safety glass but if you’re more the adventurous type, why not get in the tank and dive with them? Dive with 21 sharks of three different species for a thrilling adventure in Mallorca.
Take a hot air balloon flight over Mallorca
To see the beautiful island from up above, take a hot air balloon flight over the stunning landscape of Mallorca. See the amazing panoramic views on this unforgettable experience.
Wander through the streets of Palma
If you’re looking for things to do in Mallorca, then visiting the magnificent city of Palma should be top of your itinerary. The city boasts a captivating history, attractive boutique stores, Michelin-star dining and an impressive arts scene. Mallorca’s striking architecture means you won’t be short of sites to visit such as the Catedral-Basílica de Santa María, the Royal Palace of La Almudaina and the Castle of Bellver. There are many unique things to do in Palma and wandering the shopping streets will see you through an exciting experience of traditional, quirky, stylish, charming, boutique & modern stores. The city is sure to entice you with its old-time charm, chic cafes & astounding sights.
If you’re a thrill seeker a sun seeker or you just want to relax and take in the incredible views, Mallorca is the perfect destination for you.