We tell you what you can't miss on your visit to the island
Mallorca is the favourite destination of many travellers, and it is the ideal place to spend your summer holidays, we understand you perfectly! Visiting the Balearic island, you will not get tired of seeing the beautiful beaches, the incredible landscapes and enjoying the good Mallorcan atmosphere. That is why today we want to talk to you about what to see in Mallorca, so that you can make the most of your days on the island.
One obligatory stop is, without doubt, the capital of the island: Palma de Mallorca. Here you will find a multitude of restaurants in Palma, bars, discotheques, shops of all kinds and for all tastes... Of course, in the city centre we are sure you will find something to do or visit, the options are endless!
Palma's cathedral, also known as La Seu, is another visit you must make if you do not want to miss the most emblematic building on the island. Furthermore, the beautiful Palma cathedral is located next to the Parc de la Marc, where you can enjoy a quiet walk by the Mediterranean, which will be part of the most beautiful memories you will create on your holidays.
Of course, when we talk about what to see in Mallorca, we cannot forget about its beaches and coves. With a total of 550 kilometres of coastline, imagine what awaits you! There are many beaches and coves in Mallorca, each one more beautiful than the last, so you can't miss them on your trip. Some of the best beaches in Mallorca are Es Trenc, Formentor beach, Portals Vells or Camp de Mar, and these are just some of them!
To make the most of your holidays in Mallorca we recommend you take a few excursions around the island to see all that the beautiful island has to offer.
If you are interested in seeing the landscape of Mallorca, we recommend you take a trip to the mountains of Mallorca, especially the Serra de Tramuntana, which has been declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 2011. You can choose between different routes, of different types and for all levels. So don't worry: whether you are a beginner or an expert in the world of hiking, you will enjoy the landscapes that await you in Mallorca to the full.
If the sea is your thing, we recommend a boat trip in Mallorca. You will be able to enjoy the beautiful crystalline waters and see the best beaches of Mallorca by boat. All the excursions you can find online leave from different ports around Mallorca. Therefore, you can choose the one that suits you best and is closest to your hotel in Mallorca. You also have the option of renting a boat in Mallorca, an ideal option if you are a large group and want to spend the day on the boat discovering different corners of Mallorca.
Another excursion that can be done during your holidays in Mallorca if you decide to rent a car is the excursion to Cap de Formentor, located in the municipality of Pollença. You will reach a beautiful viewpoint where you will find a lighthouse, and you will have one of the most impressive pictures you can find in Mallorca.
Activities in Mallorca
When choosing what activities to do in Mallorca, you should first think about what kind of holiday you are looking for in Mallorca. Do you want to live an adventure and try something new? Hiking and cycling would be an ideal activity for you. Would you prefer to enjoy a more relaxing holiday? We have all kinds of activities in our adult only hotels in Mallorca. Do you want to spend time with your family and enjoy Mallorca's activities? You can go on an excursion in Mallorca or visit one of its water parks. These are ideal plans for the whole family!
One of the most popular activities in Mallorca is diving. Many companies offer excursions to go snorkelling in the best coves of Mallorca. They also offer the possibility of taking a diving course to obtain your diving licence while you are travelling in Mallorca and to be able to enjoy this activity freely, without having to depend on anyone else. Whether with or without company, you will love what awaits you under the sea!
The Mediterranean offers us many options when it comes to water sports, such as kayaking along the Mallorcan coast or paddle surfing. You will easily find places to rent the necessary equipment to practice any of these sports, and we assure you that you will not want to do it only once. Those who try them, repeat. That is the magic of the Mediterranean.
If you like to go shopping, don't miss the centre of Palma for it. As you walk through the streets of the island's historic centre, you will find shops for all tastes and for all levels of purchasing power, so we are sure you will not leave Palma empty-handed. Don't miss Jaume III street or the Paseo del Borne, the best places to indulge yourself!
Another activity to do during your stay in Mallorca is to visit a water park, especially if you are travelling with your family. In Mallorca you will find a total of three water parks: one in Magaluf, called Western Water Park, another located in S'Arenal, Aqualand, and the last one, Hidropark, which is in Alcudia. All these water parks are suitable for children, but we assure you that the older ones will enjoy it just as much... or even more!
At OLA Hotels we have a total of five hotels in Mallorca located throughout the island. In the municipality of Calviá you will find three of our hotels, one of which is a single adult hotel in Mallorca. Another of our hotels is located in Puig d'en Ros, in Llucmajor. And finally, we have our hotel in Cala d'Or. Any one of them is ready to offer you your best holiday.
OLA Hotel Panama
OLA Hotel Panama is an adult only hotel in Palmanova. It is a modern and elegant hotel located less than 500 meters from the beach of Palmanova. This hotel only adults in Mallorca is perfect for a quiet vacation with your partner or friends. You can enjoy all the facilities such as the outdoor pool, the hotel gym or book an appointment for a massage.
Tomir Portals Suites
Tomir Portals Suites is located in the luxurious town of Portals Nous. In this hotel you will have the perfect combination of a quiet and luxurious atmosphere. It is very close to the famous Puerto Portals. Here you can enjoy all its facilities such as the hotel gym, live performances, massages, the outdoor pool with Bali Beds and much more.
Apartments OLA Bouganvillia
Located in Costa de la Calma, less than 200 meters from the sea, the Apartments OLA Bouganvillia are an ideal accommodation for family holidays in Mallorca. The apartments are located around an outdoor swimming pool next to a children's pool. You can also enjoy the mini club for the youngest members of the family, the activities and sports facilities and much more.
OLA Apartments in Cala d'Or is a large apartment complex located in Santanyí. You can enjoy the magnificent outdoor pool and solarium while the little ones can have fun with the entertainment organized by OLA Apartments.
Hotel OLA Club Maioris
Hotel OLA Club Maioris located in Llucmajor is an all-inclusive hotel in Mallorca. This hotel is ideal if you are looking for a children's hotel in Mallorca. We have all the facilities you may need during your holidays in Mallorca. The youngest members of the family can play in the children's pool and enjoy the evening shows. As well as being a children's hotel, it is also an all-inclusive hotel in Mallorca.
If you need more information about any of our hotels or simply need to know more about our beautiful island, you can check our website or contact us, we will be happy to help you!
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