For lovers of beaches, Majorca is nothing less than a paradise. With more than 100 beaches, each with its unique charm, Majorca is truly a destination worth visiting. Shimmering beaches, turquoise stretches of waters, lush greenery of palm trees and tranquility all around, here you are guaranteed to have an unforgettable holiday. Although every beach on this island promises an enjoyable time, there are a few which have outshined everything else with their exceptional beauty and undeniable charm. Here are a few mesmerizing beaches of Majorca.
Playa de Palma Beach
If you want an action packed holiday, Playa de Palma Beach is the place to be. Connecting the two resorts of C’an Pastilla and El Arenal, this beach is always bustling with various entertaining activities. Choose from a multitude of sports, ranging from scuba diving to boating to volleyball or football. If you are in a mood to just relax then get yourself a seat at one of the bars and restaurants to enjoy a drink or two with mesmerizing natural beauty all around you. You can also go cycling on the cycle route which runs alongside. The high quality of facilities, cleanliness, and water quality of this beach has been recognized internationally and been given the blue flag tag.
Cala Gran Beach
Largest beach in the Cala D’Or Resort, Cala Gran is another popular family friendly beach of Majorca. Lounging and getting sun drenched on its clean shimmering golden beach is an experience in itself. Its shallow waters make it perfect for holidaying with children. And if you are looking for an alternative, shopping at Cala D’Or can be a good idea. It is just a few steps away from the beach. You will also find many bars and restaurants in this pedestrianized area to sit in and relax with a drink or two.
Playa de Muro Beach
Looking for a place to have some fun time with your family? Visit the Playa de Muro Beach, located in the north of Majorca. Situated between C’an Picafort and Alcudia, this 5 km long beach offers soothing calmness of nature as well as excitement of water sports. From a few relaxed walks under the moon-lit sky to excitement of sports like snorkeling, pedalos and boat trips, this golden stretch of shimmering sand offers much more than a picturesque scenery. And if you want to do more than just lounging on the beach, take a tour of S’Albufera Natural Park, which are protected wetlands and located close by.
Want to have a few undisturbed moments? Spend a day at the S’illot Beach, away from the crowd and chaos. Located between the resorts of Alcudia and Pollensa, it promises a calm environment with spellbinding scenery all around. Its white sandy beaches along with shallow waters make it a favorite amongst families. It is also quite popular amongst windsurfers and scuba divers. Although the facilities offered on this beach are limited, the tranquility of this place makes your trip worth visiting.
For party lovers, Magaluf Beach is the right place to visit. Often considered as the Majorca’s party capital, 1600 m long Magaluf is filled with activities and lively parties throughout the year. Sports like scuba diving, water ski, jet ski, paragliding and boating will keep you engaged throughout the day while in night you are sure to be hypnotized by the amazing parties. The new promenade stretch with all kinds of facilities ensures an enjoyable and comfortable time to its every visitor.