Magaluf is still one of the top resorts in Majorca due to the nightlife on offer. This resort is definitely more suited to the younger travellers and party-goers. Many families still book their holidays to this party capital each year.
There is much to like about Magaluf from a tourism point of view. Here there is a beautiful white sandy beach for bathers and those that enjoy water sports. There are also several water and theme parks located close by. These include Katmandu Park and Western Water Park for a fun family day out.
Puerto Pollensa (Port de Pollenca)
Puerto Pollensa or Port de Pollenca as it’s known is another top resort in Majorca. This resort is also among the most beautiful. Puerto Pollensa is the most northern town on the island. Here you will find excellent beaches and picturesque scenery.
The backdrop of the Tramuntana mountain range overlooks the small port and bay below.
Located to the east of Puerto Pollensa is the town and busy tourism resort of Alcúdia. This is another top resort in northern Majorca. The coastal area of Alcúdia stretches for 30 km of beautiful beaches and coves. This area is particular popular for family holidays. It’s also one of the most historic locations in Majorca
Palma de Mallorca
The beautiful city of Palma de Mallorca is the capital of Majorca and the Balearic Islands. This city is home to well over a third of the entire population of these beautiful islands. The stunning Cathedral of Santa Maria of Palma or La Seu (picture above) is the top attraction on the island.
All over this beautiful city are examples of historic castles and amazing architecture. If you want to experience the culture of Majorca then Palma is the place to go.
Palma Nova is a small town and custom built tourist resort. This resort lies on the southwestern coastline of Majorca. Palma Nova is one of the more popular resorts thanks to it’s lively party atmosphere, especially around the area of Punta Balena. This resort is like Magaluf in many ways. Famous for it’s wild 18-30 holidays where anything goes.
Of course this may not be your idea of a good holiday. There are plenty of attractions such as Golf Fantasia and beautiful white sandy beaches. Another big advantage of coming to Palma Nova is it’s close to Palma city which is a short 15 km drive away.
Cala d’Or is a beautiful resort full of pretty coves which are miles away from the noisy nightlife. This resort is popular for it’s turquoise waters and paradise-like surroundings. Among the green hills and rocky areas, the white villas and buildings add to the beauty of Cala d’Or. The pretty marina and surrounding areas are more picturesque locations to check out.
The popular resort of Can Picafort lies on the northeastern coastline in the Bay of Alcúdia. Can Picafort boasts some stunning beaches and is popular with German tourists.