Places to see in Palma de Mallorca are very impressive. Palma de Mallorca offers great sights and points of interest for the holidaymakers on their Majorca holidays. There are lots of beautiful sights to visit and see in Palma de Mallorca. Below you’ll find our pick of top 10 places to visit and see in Palma de Mallorca.
Top 10 Palma de Mallorca Sights
Palma de Mallorca Old Town
Holidaymakers may explore and enjoy the old town of Palma de Mallorca and spend great time with the sights. The old town of Palma de Mallorca is situated around the famous Gothic cathedral down by the sea front and hosts many popular sights such as historic monuments with narrow streets and ancient passages.
Catedral de Mallorca (La Seu)
Catedral de Mallorca, also known as “La Seu” is a beautiful 14th-16th century Gothic cathedral with later additions of different styles. The outstanding rose window and works from Gaudí and Barceló is worth a visit and see. There is also a Cathedral museum. Continue reading…
Royal Palace of La Almudaina
Royal Palace of La Almudaina (Palau reial de l’Almudaina) is a beautiful 10th century Muslim fortress located in Palma. The place is is currently the King’s official residence for ceremonies and receptions. It was rebuilt in a Gothic style after the Catalan conquest in the 14th century. The Gothic chapel of Sant Anna inside and outside the S’Hort del Rei arch, a Muslim pier, are outstanding elements in the building.
Address: Carrer del Palau Reial, s/n · 07001 Palma, Majorca, Spain
Access: Busses 15, 25, 50
Tel: +34 971 214 134 ; Web : www.patrimonionacional.es
Castell de Bellver
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Castell de Bellver (Bellver Castle) is a beautiful Gothic style castle that is home to Municipal History Museum in Majorca. The circular ground plan of the castke was built by order of Jaume II, King of Mallorca, in the 14th century. The castle has outstanding views of the Palma and the harbour.
Address: Carrer de Camilo José Cela, s/n 07014 Palma, Majorca, Spain
Access: Busses 50 3, 46 (El Terreno)
Tel: +34 971 735 065 ; Web : www.cultura.palma.es
Palma de Mallorca beaches
As for beaches in Palma de Mallorca; there are six beaches that surround Palma Bay. The Ca’n Pere Antoni beach is the main beach of Palma de Mallorca, Ciutat Jardi beach is the other quite beach popular with locals. A day out at the Palma de Mallorca beaches is one of the best things to do in Palma de Mallorca. Continue reading…
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. Continue reading…
Es Baluard Museum
Es Baluard Museum is a great contemporary art museum located in in the old defence bastion on Palma’s Renaissance walls with great views on the Palma bay.
Address: Plaça de la Porta de Santa Catalina, 10, 07012 Palma, Majorca, Spain
Access: Busses 1, 3, 15, 25, 46, 50
Tel: +34 971 908 200 ; Web : www.esbaluard.org
Nuevo Pueblo Español
Nuevo Pueblo Español is the place with the reproduction of monuments from the most significant Spanish architectural styles such as the Alhambra from Granada, the chapel of San Antonio de la Florida from Madrid and the Cristo de los Faroles from Cordoba.
Address: C. del Poble Espanyol, 55 · 07014 Palma, Majorca, Spain
Access: Busses 50, 3, 5, 29, 46
Tel: +34 971 737 075 / 971 737 070 ; Web : www.congress-palace-palma.com
Aqualand in El Arenal, 16 km. from Palma de Mallorca
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. Continue reading…
Diocesà Museum is a great museum located in Palma city. A collection of pieces belonging to the art heritage of the Mallorcan church which are not currently worshipped. The table of Saint George by Pere Niçard is the most outstanding piece.
Address: Carrer del Mirador, 5 · 07001 Palma, Majorca, Spain
Tel: +34 971 723 860 ; Web : bisbatdemallorca.com