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Cala Ratjada, is a beautiful resort, a medieval style decorated town and still active fishing port situated on the north-east coast of Majorca, in the Municipality of Capdepera, about 80 km. from the capital Palma de Mallorca. Cala Ratjada has a great location together with the other resort Cala Agulla on the opposite of the cap. Cala Ratjada welcomes thousands of tourist every year with its fine sandy beaches and crystal clear waters.
Cala Ratjada has all the necessary tourist services. There are variety of nice hotels and apartments to choose from. There also nice restaurants, bars, shops and leisure activities at the beach promenade of Cala Ratjada.
Things to Do & See
Holidaymakers may walk from the Cala Ratjada harbour along the Pedestrian Promenade to Son Moll and enjoy the scenery and the resorts lively atmosphere. Arta and Capdepera are the nearby towns to visit and see.
A great day out at the Cala Ratjada beaches, do water sports, attending to boat trips, a visit to Arta village and the medieval castle at Capdepera, Arta Caves, hiking up the hill to the lighthouse at Punta de Capdepera, playing golf at the golf courses and tennis at the good tennis courts of the surrounding areas, taking regular buses and visiting the other eastern coast resorts of Cala Millor, Cala Bona and Sa Coma are the best things to do and see in Cala Ratjada.
As for beaches in Cala Ratjada, the Son Moll beach is the main beach of the town. Son Moll beach is a 149 x 55 m. small fine sandy beach. Cala Gat beach is the other beach nearby which is more smaller than Son Moll, 40 x 20 m. If you head through north, than you may also find fine sandy beaches at Cala Guya, Cala Agulla and Cala Mesquida. Cala Agulla beach is a good beach of 520 x 50 m.
As for shopping in Cala Ratjada, every Saturday morning at the Placa del Pins in Cala Ratjada, a traditional Saturday street market is held and holidaymakers are able to find variety of local food, fruit, vegetables, clothes and crafts. Capdepera has a Wednesday street market. and Arta has a Tuesday street market nearby Cala Ratjada.
As for nightlife in Cala Ratjada, holidaymakers may find variety of nice bars and nightclubs in Cala Ratjada and enjoy the resort’s lively entertainment and night activities.
Son Moll beach
Son Moll beach is the main beach of Cala Ratjada. Son Moll beach is a 149 m. long small but fine sandy beach.
Cala Gat beach
Cala Gat beach is the other beach of Cala Ratjada. It is more smaller than the Son Moll beach with 40 m. length.
Cala Agulla beach
Cala Agulla beach is a good beach of 520 x 50 m. located on the north of Cala Ratjada.
Restaurante Es Coll d’Os in Cala Ratjada
Es Coll d’Os is a lovely restaurant located in the middle of a stone clad courtyard in Cala Ratjada. The restaurant’s philosophy is based on a fresh kitchen, modern, first quality products that always seasonal and typical dishes from the island.
Opening Times: Mon – Sat, 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Address: C/ Verge de l’Esperança, 5, 07590 Cala Ratjada, Majorca
Tel: +34 971 564 855, Web: www.escolldos.com
Angels Music Bar in Cala Ratjada
Angels Music Bar is a late night music bar located in the famous beach resort of Cala Ratjada, next to Disco Bolero. Angels offers everything you need to have fun every night.
Address: Leonor Servera, 36, Cala Ratjada, Majorca
Tel: +34 971 56 34 90, Web: www.bolero-angels.com
Capdepera – 5,7 km. from Cala Ratjada
Capdepera is a lovely town with a beautiful fortified castle. You may visit the beautiful Capdepera Castle and than experience and enjoy the town’s lively atmosphere and spend great time by having you meal and tapas.
Arta Caves in Capdepera– 11,8 km. from Cala Ratjada
Arta Caves (Coves d’Artà) are one of the most popular Majorca caves that is located near the Canyamel beach, inside a sea cliff with access through a majestic natural entrance.
Address: Ctra. de les Coves, s/n, 07589 Canyamel – Capdepera, Majorca, Spain
Access: Bus L411 Capdepera + L472
Tel: +34 971 841 293 ; Web : www.cuevasdearta.com
Artà – 11 km. from Cala Ratjada
In Artà you may visit the the medieval castle, St.Saviour’s Church (Santuario de San Salvador), he Regional Museum, “ses Païsses” prehistoric settlement, Sant Salvador in the citadel, the historic town centre and two sanctuaries in the surrounding area.
Hiking and Nordic Walking
Hiking and Nordic walking is also another popular outdoor activities in Majorca for nature lovers. Majorca offers great natural beauties, mountains and more… The surrounding areas of Majorca is excellent for nature lovers. Holidaymakers may do Nordic walking along the mountain and one coastline routes of Majorca.
Palma de Mallorca – 80 km. from Cala Ratjada
Palma de Mallorca is the capital city of Majorca. A great day out in Palma de Mallorca is a great attraction. Holidaymakers may explore Palma de Mallorca by city sightseeing buses. There are many beautiful and historical places to see in Palma de Mallorca that include; the Bellver Castle, sa Llotja (old commercial exchange), the La Almudaina Royal Palace (the old Citadel) and the La Seu Cathedral.
Pedalling through the island’s wonderful landscapes, paths, almond groves, orchards and charming villages is a great attraction in Majorca.