Palma - Located on the South Coast of Majorca
Palma is the bustling capital of Majorca, well known for its rich culture and vibrant atmosphere. This fantastic Majorca holiday destination is popular with all types of travellers from families to groups of young holiday makers. Palma city lies on the South West coast of Majorca and is the cultural and commercial centre of the island. There are many hotels and apartments to choose from, suiting all tastes and budgets. With a stunning promenade and plenty of things to see and do, Palma is a fantastic Majorca holiday destination.
Palma combines modern tourist facilities with a traditional, historic background. Explore the medieval streets and marvel at the impressive gothic architecture. With beautiful Mediterranean weather to relax and enjoy, it is no wonder that Palma is such a popular Majorca resort. Palma has proved popular with families, couples and young travellers. There really is something for everyone to enjoy whilst enjoying their break. With fantastic Majorca holiday deals on offer at the moment, it is the perfect time to experience this holiday haven.
Palma – a Wide Range of Things to See and Do
If you enjoy an action packed holiday resort, Palma is a fantastic choice! This Majorca holiday resort is packed with activities and facilities that would suit people of all ages. Head to the beach and try your hand at the many water sports available, thrill seekers will love the scuba diving and paragliding! If you prefer to stay on dry land there are plenty of fun activities to choose from, why not explore the island by hiring a bicycle or perhaps go on a hiking tour of the stunning nearby scenery.
Golfers will be in there element, with fantastic courses all over the resort, it is a fantastic reason to book your holiday to Majorca. Palma is a cultural hotspot with theatres, art galleries and museums across the region. Many of the museums are full of traditional Spanish art, a great way to learn more about this beautiful Majorca resort. There are also tours available throughout the resort that lead you through the hidden history of Majorca and explain the many cultural traditions.
Palma – History, Culture and Clubbing!
If you enjoy learning about your holiday destination, Majorca is awash with local myths and legends just waiting to be explored. The public transport in Palma is very good and there are regular buses taking you to different spots across the island.
Palma offers a variety of nightlife options including a selection of bars and nightclubs. There are many intimate pubs and cocktail bars that are ideal for having a quiet drink and enjoying the scenery. If you prefer a more vibrant night scene, the famous Pacha nightclub is located within Palma City. The nearby Magaluf resort is only a bus ride away and is renowned for its party atmosphere and clubs that stay open till the early hours!
Holidays in Majorca should definitely involve trying some of the fantastic local cuisine, indulge in some fresh, local sea food or try some Tapas in one of the many bars. There are restaurants to cater to all tastes serving everything from Italian to Japanese cuisine.
Palma - Weather and Climate
Palma benefits from very hot weather that spans throughout the entire year. The hottest months are July and August, which are also the busiest times to visit this Majorca resort. You may need to pack a jacket if travelling during the winter months as some of the nights are quite chilly. Water temperatures remain high during the year so it is perfect for those that enjoy swimming and water sports.