Holidays in Majorca

Holidays in Majorca, Spain

Majorca has many faces to show: famous beach clubs, idyllic mountain villages, enchanting bays and trendy party beaches. The island in the Mediterranean is among the most popular travel destinations for European holidaymakers. Majorca is only a flight away and offers countless white sandy beaches, Mediterranean plant life and a vibrant nightlife. Majorca is the largest island in the Balearics, and the largest Spanish island. It lies 105 miles from the Spanish mainland in the Mediterranean.

Majorca in pictures

The countryside and people of Majorca

Famous beach resorts, idyllic mountain villages, enchanting bays and trendy party beaches — Majorca has many faces. It’s time to discover them all. Holidays in Majorca, the most popular island in the Mediterranean and beloved travel destination for European holidaymakers. This sunny island enchants with its countless white sandy beaches, Mediterranean plant life, and a vibrant nightlife, and all just a 2 hour flight away. Majorca is the largest island in the Balearics, and the largest Spanish island. It lies 105 miles from the Spanish mainland in the Mediterranean. The landscape along the 500-km coastline is dominated by steep Caps, small rocky bays and long beaches, yet inland you will also find imposing mountain ranges such as the Serra de Tramuntana, as well as lush plains. The opportunity to discover and enjoy the contrasts in this landscape just adds to the charm of your holiday in Majorca.

Traffic and travel tips

Majorca The landscape along the 500-km long coastline is dominated by steep capes, small rocky bays and long beaches, yet inland you will also find imposing mountain ranges such as the Serra de Tramuntana, as well as lush plains. The opportunity to discover and enjoy the contrasts in this landscape just adds to the charm of your holiday in Majorca.

Discover Majorca

The best times to travel to Majorca

The almond trees begin to blossom in January and February. During these two months you will experience a true spectacle of nature that you shouldn’t miss. This time of year is perfect for active holidaymakers. Whether it’s hiking or cycling in Majorca, the temperatures are especially pleasant for outdoor activities. Summer extends from June to September in Majorca and is primarily dry. At this time of year, many come to the island for beach holidays. From October on, it may occasionally shower. The height of summer ranges from July to August and temperatures in Majorca can reach over 30 degrees Celsius. The nights are typically pleasant and not too cool with temperatures of 20 degrees Celsius. It rarely showers during these two months, particularly in the south. For those who prefer it cooler, the months of December to February are perfect. Daytime temperatures are on average 16 degrees Celsius.

Beach holiday in Majorca — a paradise for beach lovers

Beautiful beaches and bays await you in Majorca. Cala Millor, Cala d’Or, Cala Bona — names that deliver on what they promise: You will be enchanted by Majorca's beaches with their fine, white sand and water that shimmers in every shade of blue. Sunbathe on fine sand at Platja de Palma or Platja de Muro in the bay of Alcudia. Relax on an untouched beach stretching along almost 4 miles close to Sa Rapita. Those who prefer it to be even more peaceful can lay their beach towel in Cala Varques, close to Porto Cristo. The southeast coast offers the rugged beauty of jagged cliffs for fantastic pictures. The bathing season extends from April to October. Swimming, surfing, sailing, kitesurfing, stand-up paddling, waterskiing — you can try your hand at almost any water sport on holiday in Majorca.More info on beach holidays

The Island's Capital: Palma de Mallorca

The capital city of Palma is in the west of Majorca and is the heart of the island. Wander through the picturesque alleyways of the old city and see the cathedral of La Seu extending high above the city with its impressive size, and which is counted as one of the most beautiful cathedrals in the world. Or see the Joan-Miro museum, the Royal Palace of La Almudaina, the Arabian baths, and Bellver Castle. From there you can enjoy spectacular views of the city.

Active holidays in Majorca — hiking, cycling, water sports

Eine Gruppe Biker die eine Pause macht

Active holidaymakers will be in their element in Majorca. The region of Serra de Tramuntana and the mountain range of the same name in the hinterland are particularly appealing for hikers and cyclists. For decades, tourism in Majorca was mainly limited to the coastal regions, attracting visitors looking for a beach holiday, but the island is now becoming an increasingly popular destination for active holidays. Explore the island's wide valleys and high peaks on foot, by bike or on horseback and take in the splendid views. A suggestion for a mountain bike tour in Majorca can be found in our ROBINSON Club blog. Harley Davidson motorbikes are also available for hire and to enjoy a motorbike holiday discovering the island. For nature-lovers, a visit to one of the many limestone caves is not to be missed. You can also try out all kinds of water sports in Majorca, such as diving, sailing and surfing. For those with an even greater thirst for adventure, there are many opportunities to go kitesurfing, paragliding or climbing.More info on active holidays

Golf trips to Majorca

The club’s driving range and the 25 golf courses around the island provide the ideal conditions for handicap players, beginners, and groups. The most sought-after golfing destination in the Mediterranean region is only a short 2 hour flight away.

  • Driving range and short-game arena on club grounds
  • Ideal practicing opportunities for golf professionals traveling with their groups
  • Attractive rental car offers
  • Weekly guest tournaments for 12 players and more
  • Weekly golfing get-together group offers for small groups of 8 and 12 people

Golfing on Majorca