Districts of Mallorca
Districts of Mallorca have a different character, and when choosing a place to stay, it is important not only to familiarize yourself with the map, but also with the characteristics of each of these areas..
Names and descriptions of major areas
- Western Mallorca: tourists are interested in the resort of Valldemossa, where it is worth visiting the Carthusian Monastery (you can see museum exhibits in the form of rare books of the 16th century, pharmaceutical herbs and tinctures) and the house of St. Catalina Thomas (there they will tell the story of her life).
- South Mallorca: While vacationing in Magaluf, travelers can relax on the beaches of Magaluf and Palma Nova, in the summer on Tuesdays, attend live music concerts at the Mallorca Rocks hotel, have fun in the Aqualand Magaluf water parks (there are children and adults options for the Black Hole and "Super Slalom") and "Western Water Park (in addition to" Huracan "," Tijuana Twins "and other slides, guests will find acrobatic and bird shows).
- Eastern Mallorca: popular for the resorts of Cala Millor (almost 2 km long beach, famous for white sand, clear water and excellent infrastructure; boat trips, diving and windsurfing are available for those who wish) and Cala d'Or. The latter, in addition to relaxing on the beach, fishing, diving, surfing and sailing, invites guests to go to the sports complex "El Puerto II" (suitable for active tourists), the Mondrago Park (along its paths, those who wish will be able to ride a horse, viewing and photographing birds and animals living here) and the Drach cave (has an underground lake - tourists here ride boats on the water surface, illuminated by lights, in which musicians also sit, entertaining vacationers with wonderful music).
- North Mallorca: tourists will be interested in the resorts of Puerto de Pollensa (you can see the Church of the Virgin Mary; at the local market to get clothes, fruits, fish, handmade goods; stay on the beach with a smooth descent into the water; ride a bike on specially designed such walks along wide paths; and since there is a port, those who wish can pamper themselves with a yacht trip) and Alcudia (at the service of vacationers - white-sandy beaches stretching for 8 km; thanks to the shallow water, they are popular among families with children; during excursion programs of tourists taken to inspect the ancient city - to the fortress walls and the main attraction - the Church of St. John).
Where to stay for tourists
The best hotels in Majorca are located in the beach area, while budget options can be found further from the coast.
Do you want to relax like a king? Take a closer look at Cala Major - there are luxury villas, expensive shops and the most "star" hotels. For family holidays, Cala d'Or is perfect (local bays are protected from the wind and the scorching sun by a pine forest), and active tourists can head for Santa Ponsa (held in high esteem by divers).
As for youth recreation, Arenal is considered a good place - the resort is famous for bars and hotels no higher than 3 stars.