Must Do Activities

Best 5 Things to do in Palma De Mallorca

Beach in Palma de Mallorca, Credit: CC/Mirkaah
Beach in Palma de Mallorca, Credit: CC/Mirkaah
Enjoy the lovely sunshine and the sapphire and turquoise waters at Palma. Palma de Mallorca makes a wonderful holiday destination with a fascinating all year round climate and some of the best sights and top attractions.
Visit Palma and explore the top rated and must see attractions. Here is our list of the top 5 things to do in Palma.

Serra de Tramuntana
Credit: CC/Rafael Ortega Díaz
Credit: CC/Rafael Ortega Díaz
Serra de Tramuntana is a UNESCO World Heritage site, characterised by rich flora and fauna. The mountain range can be explored by foot and is very popular with cyclists and hikers. The divine views, smell of wild rosemary and jingle-jangle of the sheep has been alluring visitors worldwide.

Palma Cathedral Le Seu
Palma de Mallorca Cathedral (La Seu) is a magnificent Gothic Roman cathedral built around 1229. The 7000 sqm cathedral brilliantly towers the shoreline and showcases architectural details from the 13th to the 16th century. Look out for the rose windows, the bell tower, and the Mirada Portal. The site is easily accessible and disabled-access friendly.

Es Baluard
Credit: CC/Anamarija K
Credit: CC/Anamarija K
The Museums in Palma showcase the rich-and-vibrant culture of Spain. Es Baluard is an architectural masterpiece founded in 2004 and houses collections of contemporary art of more than 500 artists. The artworks by celebrated artists Rebecca Horn, Picasso, Joan Miro are displayed in the museum.

Palma Aquarium
The Palma Aquarium is one of the best aquariums in Europe offering activities for the entire family. Get up-close with the marine world at the 900-metre aquarium. Look out for the touch pool where you can touch marine species, the kids play area, and the ‘big blue’ shark tank the biggest in Europe.

Bellver Castle
Bellver Castle
Bellver Castle
The Bellver Castle is a marvellous circular castle coursing to the 14th century offering stunning views of the Palma Bay. The castle is well-preserved and has the City History Museum on the ground floor while the upstairs has a trail of empty chambers.

1 comment

Christine Walters
Loved Palma. It's a stunning city. Spotlessly clean and very elegant. Would go back in a heartbeat.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.