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Mallorca Towns and Villages


Information guide to the towns and villages in Mallorca.




Andratx, Calvia, Son Servera, Capdepera, Alcudia, Pollensa, Inca, Arta, and Manacor,


Mallorca (Majorca) Towns and Villages, Andratx Village

Andratx

The village of Andratx lies in the South-West of Mallorca. This is a fairly large Village just a few kilometres from Puerto Andratx. There are some shops, cafes and a few restaurants. There is a lovely church and square in the centre where Fiestas are celebrated.

Parking in Andratx is particularly difficult because the streets are mainly one-way and narrow. The local market is held here on Wednesdays.


Mallorca (Majorca) Towns and Villages, Calvia

Calvia

The Town and Municipality of Calvia is found a few kilometres from Santa Ponsa and Palma Nova and Magaluf. Calvia is a quaint little town with a few shops, bars, restaurants.

The town hall (Ajuntament) is here and this is where you would visit for official

documentation if you stay in this area.

The local market is held here on Mondays.


Mallorca (Majorca) Towns and Villages, Son Servera Square

Son Servera

Son Servera lies just a fewkilometres from Cala Bona and Cala Millor. This is a fairly large town with Supermarkets, Banks, a Chemist, Mueller and a furniture store. There are a range of

bars, cafes and a few restaurants. You will find the town hall (Ajuntament) beside the square (Church). Son Servera is a very pleasant town to wander around. The local market is held here on Fridays.


Mallorca (Majorca) Towns and Villages, Capdepera Castle

Capdepera

This is a small Town just a few kilometres from Cala Ratjada. There are a few shops, supermarkets, Banks, Chemist, Mueller etc. The roads are mostly one-way

throughout the town. There is a lovely square at the foot of Capdepera castle where you can enjoy a meal or tapas after a visit to the castle. The view from the top of the Castle is amazing and you can see over to Menorca on a clear day! The town hall (Ajuntament) is also found here.

Visit the castle at Capdepera open daily 1000-1700 (small entrance fee. The local market is held here on Wednesdays.


Mallorca (Majorca) Towns and Villages, Alcudia Castle

Alcudia

Alcudia Old Town Is very close to Puerto de Alcudia, there are many shops, Supermarkets including a Mercadona. Also a good selection of bars, cafes, restaurants, some serving Menu Del Dia. The ruins of the Castle are very quaint to wander through and lead down to Port de Alcudia.

Market day here is Tuesdays & Sundays


Mallorca (Majorca) Towns and Villages, Pollensa Square

Pollensa

Pollensa is a lovely town just a few kilometres from Puerto de Pollensa. There are a good number of shops, bars, cafes and restaurants. The Church square is particularly picturesque and many of the restaurants here serve Menu del Dia.

The town has a one-way system and parking can be very difficult.

The local market day is Sunday.


Inca

Inca is found in central Mallorca, a typical old Mallorcan town and you can travel here very quickly by motorway from Palma. Inca is one of the largest towns next to Manacor and you will find a large variety of shops, bars, cafes, restaurants. You will also find a number of car showrooms, furniture shops, leather shops and even a McDonalds in the industrial estate. You can take the train to Palma from Inca. A very large market is held here on Thursdays.


Arta

Mallorca (Majorca) Towns and Villages, Arta

The town/village of Arta is in the North East of Mallorca.

You can visit the Parish Church of Transfiguracio, then you can climb the 180 steps to the highest point and visit the Sanctuary of Sant Salvador built in the 14th century.

You can enjoy the spectacular views over the Arta and the valley below. From Arta C'an Picafort is only approximately 25 minutes drive. Tuesday is market day in Arta and you could enjoy lunch at one of the many quaint cafes or restaurants in the town.


Manacor

Mallorca (Majorca) Towns and Villages, Manacor

Manacor is commonly known in Mallorca as 'City of Furniture' because of the huge number of furniture stores within the City.


Manacor is the next largest City to Palma. There are numerous shops, supermarkets, furniture stores, car showrooms and a large DIY Hypermarket. From the train station, you can travel to Palma for the day, see transport for train times & prices also see the Bus & Train routes and information.


Manacor also has many bars, cafes and restaurants. In the main square,

a large market is held on Mondays. There is also a Cinema which shows a variety of films in Spanish. Pearl & Leather Showrooms are also found in this area. From Manacor you can drive on the dual - carriageway to Palma. in approximately 40 mins. There is a Hipodrome (very popular in Mallorca) where you can watch horse & cart racing and even make bets on your favourite!



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