El Arenal, also called S’Arenal is a beautiful resort situated along the central south coast of Majorca, about 16 km. from the capital Palma de Mallorca. El Arenal has a great location along the eastern end of the stretch of beach running from C’an Pastilla through Playa de Palma to El Arenal.
El Arenal welcomes thousands of tourist every year with its fine sandy beaches and crystal clear waters. El Arenal has all the necessary tourist services. There are variety of nice hotels and apartments to choose from. There also many restaurants, bars, shops and leisure activities at the beach promenade of El Arenal.
Things to Do & See
Holidaymakers may walk along C’an Pastilla, Playa de Palma and El Arenal as they are joined by a wide and pedestrianised promenade or take the Mini Train.
As for beach day out in El Arenal, the Playa de Palma beach is about 5 km. long beach on the Palma Bay and the beach starts from the Can Pastilla harbor and goes to the El Arenal and connects the two popular resorts into one of the biggest and most popular beaches of Majorca. The beach is also easily accessed with bicycle from Palma de Mallorca.
Top things to do and see in El Arenal include;
- A great day out at the El Arenal beach,
- do water sports,
- attending to boat trips,
- a visit to Palma de Mallorca,
- Palma Aquarium,
- Golf Fantasia mini golf course,
- Aqualand el Arenal which is one of the best water parks in Majorca.
El Arenal beach
The Playa de Palma beach is about 5 km. long beach on the Palma Bay and the beach starts from the Can Pastilla harbor and goes to the El Arenal and connects the two popular resorts into one of the biggest and most popular beaches of Majorca.
Aqualand in El Arenal
Aqualand is located on the other side of Palma bay, next to the resort of El Arenal and it is the second and bigger of the two water parks in Palma Bay. Aqualand is set on a bigger and more green area.
The capital city of Palma de Mallorca
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.
Palma Aquarium in Palma de Mallorca
Palma Aquarium is a lovely marine park and a popular attraction for the families and kids on their Majorca holidays. Palma Aquarium is much more than a Marine Park, it is also a leisure and entertainment centre for all ages in Majorca. Visitors may see and enjoy 700 species from the seas and oceans of the world in a 900-metre indoor itinerary. There is also a large garden areas and outdoor ponds.
Pedalling through the island’s wonderful landscapes, paths, almond groves, orchards and charming villages is a great attraction in Majorca.