We would like to introduce you to Mallorca, and today, we dedicate, in particular , to North Mallorca, where we live and reside.
MALLORCA AND NORTH MALLORCA
Mallorca is an island of breathtaking beauty, “jewel in the Mediterranean” as some refer, ranging from its sophistication, magnificent scenery, an variety of wonderful coves and beaches. Its picturesque villages such as Fornalutx and Deia, cosmopolitan capital Palma de Mallorca, and more so the historic town of Pollensa, Puerto Pollensa, Alcudia, Formentor and Cala St. Vincent in the North of Mallorca offers something for everyone, that without doubt you will wish to return again and again to this beautiful Island.
HISTORIC OLD TOWN POLLENSA
Pollensa is a charming, tranquil and peaceful town yet still retains its typical Mallorcan atmosphere. Approximately 6 km from the coast and its sister town Puerto Pollensa is nestled below the two hills at the eastern end of Tramuntana mountains. A pretty town not only with its honey coloured houses, along with its historic buildings lined along the narrow and twisting medieval streets gives an ambience of old world charm, together with its daily traditional café lifestyle, small squares, many local art galleries, the most famous in the town being the walk up the 365 Calvario steps to be enjoyed, offers a truly wonderful place not only to explore yet enjoy a relaxed holiday in a truly local atmosphere not forgetting the beginning of August each year you can enjoy the annual Moors and Christians festival with its re-enactments between locals and the invaders.
CHARMING PUERTO POLLENSA.
Puerto Pollensa and Bay of Pollensa offers not only wonderful scenery, beautiful sandy beaches and a laid back relaxing atmosphere. This beautiful resort is situated in a stunning location nestled at the foot of the Formentor peninsuala. It has a wonderful wide and gently shelving sandy beach, with shallow waters from which commanding views over its horseshoe bay can be enjoyed. Puerto Pollensa. offers an ideal holiday choice for all with its cafe lifestyle, boutiques, bars and varied choice of pavement restaurants ranging from local tapas to international cuisine, something for everyone! The resort has an abundance of water sports and local boat trips to the spectacular beach of Formentor. The excellent location of Puerto Pollensa allows its neighbouring towns of Pollensa, Alcudia and Port of Alcudia to visit and explore as they are only a short drive away from Puerto Pollensa.
PEACEFUL AND RELAXING CALA ST. VINCENT
Cala St. Vicent is a small, charming and picturesque resort in the North of Mallorca just approximately seven kilometers from its neighbouring Resort of Puerto Pollensa. Cala San Vicente is full of character, the resort offers good restaurants, a few shops and bars, and a walkers path that you can walk over the mountain area from the resort which takes you into Puerto Pollensa. Cala San Vicente is appreciated for its crystal clear waters and colour of the sea – on a sunny day becomes amazingly turquoise. There are three lovely cove beaches to be enjoyed and explored, Cala Molins the most popular due to its fine sand and the largest beach, Cala Barques with its small reef and Cala Carbo with its shingle beach, all three coves are within walking distance of each other. This delightful resort is not for those who are looking for nightlife, yet must be one of the prettiest resorts on the North of the island due to its location and beaches.
Formentor appreciated for its absolute stunning location and beauty a place that has been visited by many famous personalities from all over the world. It has a great natural beauty, incudes the Colomer and a fascinating cape, crowned by the Formentor lighthouse along with its beautiful beach and crystal clear waters, Formentor is located at the northern end of the Island.
OLD TOWN ALCUDIA AND DELIGHTFUL PORT ALCUDIA
ALCUDIA OLD TOWN
As it was originally called Pollentia is well worth a visit referred to as a city founded in or around 123BC. Inside the city and behind its old city walls you will find and experience, quaint narrow streets and various small squares offering an ambience and abundance of side walk cafes, restaurants, boutiques, making your visit and stay unforgettable.
PORT OF ALCUDIA
Is a pretty resort that offers everything you want from your holiday. A magnificent stretch of the whitest beach with clearest blue sea covering more than 10km one of the most amazing beaches in Mallorca. It starts in Puerto Alcudia and runs through to Can Picafort including the beach area known as Playa de Muro.There is an abundance of restaurants, shops, history and local life and traditions, this combined with the choice of both small cosy hotels and large family resorts. Puerto Alcudia offers a mix of luxurious yachts in its small pretty harbour and many stunning villas and homes in the countryside nearby.Alcudia area can be divided into four different parts. Not only is there Puerto Alcudia with its beach, yet also Alcudia Old Town nearby.
We hope you have enjoyed reading some general information reading of our beautiful Island.
THE BEST VILLAS POLLENSA.