Porto Colom - Located on the South East coast of Majorca
Located on the stunning South East Coast of Majorca, lies the quiet resort of Porto Colom. The relaxing, laid back nature of the resort has resulted in Porto Colom being a highly popular, Majorca family holiday resort. With an airport transfer time of around two hours, there is plenty of time to take in the beautiful surrounding area before reaching your destination. The Cala Marasal beach is one of Porto Colom’s main attractions with stunning golden sands and clear warm waters. The majority of the accommodation is 3-4 star quality with a selection of private apartments and modern hotels.
Porto Colom is truly a resort that offers something for everyone; families will love the variety of activities, perfect for those with young children. Sports enthusiasts will enjoy the range of water sports and activities available on land, from hiking around the resort to relaxing on the nearby golf course. With plenty of opportunities to indulge in retail therapy, shopping lovers will love the range of local shops and shopping malls that area available in nearby resorts. The traditional feel of the resort adds to Porto Colom’s charm, the stunning port is full of local charm that can be enjoyed in many of the seafront bars and restaurants. With so much to see and do, it is no wonder that Porto Colom is one of Majorca’s most popular holiday resorts. For those wanting to escape from the chores of everyday life, Porto Cristo is truly a perfect choice for a stress free Majorca holiday. With many cheap holiday deals available at the moment why not book a Majorca summer holiday now and experience this laid back lifestyle yourself!
Porto Colom – Water Sports and Dry Land Fun!
Thrill seekers will love the many water sport activities available in Porto Colom, including paragliding, scuba diving, parasailing and even jet-skiing. Those that prefer to stay on dry land with enjoy the activities available within the resort. Why not explore the resort by taking advantage of the cycling, hiking and walking tours available? Or venture to the local lighthouse for spectacular views of this Majorca resort. Excursions are available to the nearby city of Palma which has a wide range of shopping malls, bars and restaurants available. The famous Caves of Drach are also a popular tourist point and are located in the nearby resort of Porto Cristo. Golf lovers can venture head to the Vall D’or golf course in the Felanitx resort, perfect for both beginners and experience golfers.
Porto Colom – Seas Front Bars and Stunning Views
With a wide selection of seafront bars and restaurants to choose from, there is something for everyone to enjoy. Cuisines range from traditional, local produce to Chinese, Thai and English food choices. For those that enjoy a lively nightlife, Porto Colom offers a cocktail bar three nightclubs open till the early hours. With regular public transport to nearby resorts, there is always something new to experience whilst visiting this Majorca resort. Shopping in Porto Colon is quite varied with a range of shops selling clothing, jewellery and holiday souvenirs. During the summer holiday season a market is held on Tuesdays and Saturdays, perfect for buying local craft produce.
Porto Colom - Weather and Climate
Porto Colom is blessed with very hot weather, especially during July and August which are also the busiest months for Porto Colom tourism. This Majorca resort benefits from all year round sunshine, the only time that it would be recommended to pack warm clothing is during the winter months where the evening do get quite chilly. There is very little rainfall, even during the winter season and with warm water temperatures all year round, the resort is perfect for those that enjoying swimming and water sports.