MAP - Best Ports & Anchorages in Mallorca, Spain
Mallorca, also spelled Majorca, is the largest of the Balearic Islands. The Serra de Tramuntana mountain range, a UNESCO World Heritage site, is a paradise for hikers and cyclists, with trails that wind through olive groves and pine forests, offering breathtaking views of the island.
Palma de Mallorca — the vibrant capital of the the Balearic Islands as a whole is a bustling city, its historic quarter is a labyrinth of narrow streets, and home to the imposing La Seu Cathedral, a Gothic masterpiece that has stood sentinel over the city for centuries.
Mallorca's rich history is evident in its architecture, from the Moorish influences in the hilltop village of Deià to the Royal Palace of La Almudaina in Palma. The island's cultural heritage is also reflected in the vibrant Sant Joan celebrations, which see locals and visitors take to the streets in a riot of color and music.