Palma de Mallorca Excursions & Palma de Mallorca Shore Excursions, Spain
Situated off the coast of southern Spain in the Mediterranean Sea is the small island of Mallorca. The island is one of the 4 Balearic Islands - Minorca, Formentera and the famous Ibiza, Spain with Palma de Mallorca being the capital. Mallorca has become a top vacation spot and cruise port of call for Palma de Mallorca Excursions and draws numerous wealthy Europeans. The island is a combination of hip chic and old world charm which can be appreciated while on our Mallorca Palma City Sightseeing One Day Hop On Hop Off Bus Excursion.
The island's capital city is Palma - you may see it referred to Palma de Mallorca. Some of the highlights include the Bellver Castle with its unique circular design and the majestic gothic Palma Cathedral, Sa Seu; both are visited while on our Mallorca Private Half Day Palma and Valldemossa Sightseeing Excursion.
There are numerous small, quaint towns and villages just outside Palma de Mallorca that offer much to see on Palma de Mallorca Shore Excursions - one of the best known is Valldemossa, check out our Mallorca Private Palma and Valldemossa Sightseeing Excursion, Full Day. Sightseeing in the countryside is a popular activity as the island offers mountains, cliffs and caves. The highest peak is Puig Major at 4,741 ft) in the Serra de Tramuntana mountain range. The Cultural Landscape of the Serra de Tramuntana was listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2011.
Palma de Mallorca has always been a seafaring town and was the location of a large cartographic school during the 13th-15th century which was known for its quality sea map craftsmen. The marina contains many mega yachts and other boats. Palma de Mallorca has several pier areas and terminals were the cruise lines dock.
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