HOLIDAYS IN PALMA DE MALLORCA, THE BEST PLACES TO VISIT
If you’re planning holidays in Palma de Mallorca (Why visit Mallorca), you should know that the capital of the largest of the Balearic Islands is full of charming spots and cityscapes that will leave you open-mouthed. Palma de Mallorca beaches (best caves in Mallorca), mountains, tradition, art, culture (cultural plans in Mallorca) and cuisine converge to make this city one of the world’s unique destinations.
HOLIDAYS IN PALMA DE MALLORCA ARE SYNONYMOUS WITH THE SEA
One of the city’s greatest features is undoubtedly the bay of Palma. With the Mediterranean Sea, a sea breeze and the mountains providing a backdrop, is there anywhere more idyllic?
The city is dominated by its spectacular sea front, roughly 4 km in length, although the sea once reached as far as the walls that surround the cathedral. The port of Palma de Mallorca is thousands of years old and is packed with impressive yachts and boats. It currently makes the perfect place for a stroll, going for a gentle bicycle ride or for roller-skating.
BEST OF ALL IS LOSING ONESELF IN THE OLD TOWN
The historic centre of Palma comprises a network of narrow old streets that house numerous points of great architectural and historical value. This ensures that strolling around Palma is a pleasure for all five senses.
Visit the Gothic Santa Eulalia church, the Arab baths, the Roman wall and the Almudaina royal palace. And, as a must-see port of call, you mustn’t forget to go in the magnificent Cathedral of Mallorca, an architectural gem that is sure to leave an impression.
In order to really experience the city, savouring its Mallorcan gastronomy must be high on anyone’s list of things to do in Palma de Mallorca. Visit one of the gastronomic markets to sample and purchase some of the island’s typical produce. The Olivar and Santa Catalina markets are two magnificent places for savouring the finest fish and shellfish and for trying the traditional sobrasada sausage or Mallorca’s legendary ensaimada pastries.
STAY IN THE HEART OF THE CITY
The historic centre is undoubtedly the best place to stay in the city. This is the location of one of the city’s best-kept secrets, with more than 500 years of history. Our Boutique Hotel in Palma de Mallorca Posada Terra Santa has a singular beauty concealed in a maze of narrow streets in the old town. An oasis of calm and privacy right in the heart of the city. You can enjoy one of the best Spa in Palma.
At Posada Terra Santa you’ll find the perfect refuge from which to venture out and explore the streets of Palma, to delve into its history and marvel at it architectural beauty. There’s no better accommodation option than a place where time stands still, an intimate venue for revelling in exclusivity and calm.
As you can see, Palma offers countless reasons for being the renowned destination it is today. It was chosen as “the best place to live in the world” by The Times. And it’s hardly surprising. Palma is a city full of charm, art, nature, culture and tradition, packed with inspiring venues and startling landscapes. A place that you will undoubtedly not only wish to visit on your next holidays but return to time and time again.