Majorca is one of the Balearic Islands. It’s also one of the largest and important islands in this archipelago, along with Formentera, Ibiza and Menorca. Majorca is one of the greatest tourist attractions in the Mediterranean Sea. Year after year, the island is visited by thousands of tourists who want to have fun, relax and enjoy some of the most beautiful natural beauties.
Even though it’s a small island, Majorca is divided into 6 regions. So, the best thing to do in order to explore different locations in Majorca is to rent a car. Palma de Mallorca is the most important region. It surrounds the capital city, Palma, and has many places of interest. Serra de Tramuntana is also impressive. It encompasses the mountain range situated in the north western part of the island. You could also visit regions like Llevant, Migjorn, Raiguer and Pla de Mallorca.
Majorca has numerous places of interest, including cities and amazing landscapes. If you choose to rent a car in Majorca, you might take the best decision in your life, because car traveling will allow you to explore the region thoroughly. You can go across the island with your car and take full advantage of every view and attraction. You’ll have to visit Palma de Mallorca, the only real city on the island. Here you’ll discover a lot of historical and cultural sites, such as Castell de Bellver, Paseo Maritimo and the Pueblo Espanol. In the historic centre make sure to visit the bull ring, Placa del Mercat, Museo Catedralicio, Catedral De Mallorca and Banys Arabs.
Other points of interest in Majorca are Cala d’Or (a resort where the Jazz Festival is held), Alcudia (a place for cycling and having sun baths), Valldemossa (a charming village) and Soller (known for its mountainous scenery). Don’t forget to visit the “Grand Canyon” of Majorca (Torrent de Pareis and Sa Calobra) and the Monastery of Luc situated in the mountains of Tramuntana.
Unless you come with your car or rent a car, it’s not likely that you can visit all these fantastic places. So, gather all your friends or family and hit the road. Don’t forget to check out your car before traveling. Make sure that it’s in shape for a long road. Now that your car is safe you can start the journey, for this, you need a GPS or a map. You most certainly don’t know Majorca that well and you don’t want to get lost. Don’t rely on the locals or on the indicators to show you the way. Using a GPS is the easiest method to reach your destination in no time.
Last, but not least, when traveling by car in Majorca, much sure you bring some snacks and water with you. With these supplies, you can have a picnic on one of the beautiful beaches on the island. So, make sure you’re prepared for your big adventure in Majorca. It will be a once in a lifetime experience.