According to your needs, we will design a personalized travel itinerary and schedule. Please let us know the places you are interested in visiting and we will create it for you. Anyway, as this is a private tour, we can make any possible changes or adjustments as you wish,
Here are some ideas:
A 4 hours tour to visit Valldemossa (aprox 40 min ride), the most charming town on this island, located in a valley surrounded by the Tramuntana mountains, famous because it was the place where the famous piano player and composer Frederic Chopin and the French writer George Sand spent a winter 1838/1839. The tour includes a scenic drive through the sea side, the Paseo Maritimo, and Valldemossa, where you have the possibility to visit the monastery where Chopin lived, including the garden, the oldest pharmacy on the island, closed room, Chopin´s room nº2, the King Sancho Palace with an amazing life performed piano concert performing music composed by Chopin.
Time off to enjoy this lovely town declared world heritage by Unesco, with nice pedestrian alleys decorated with colourful plants and flowers and nice stone facades with the ceramic tiles decorated with St Catherine Thomas, the saint born in Valldemossa, lovely coffee shops and terraces to enjoy a delicious hot chocolate or a frozen almond milk served with Coca de Patata (local cake).
A 4 hours tour which includes a scenic drive from the Paseo Maritimo direction to Porto Cristo, a lovely fishing harbour located on the east part of the island (aprox 1 hour driving), to visit the famous Drach Caves which has the largest underground lake in Europe, as it´s written into the Guiness book of records.The visit into the caves takes one hour and includes a great concert performed on the lake, where musicians are seating in small boats and a spectacular illumination show “The sun rising show"Then after the concert a boat ride on the lake (if you wish, upon availability).With this tour we have the option to visit on of the famous Majorcan Pearl factories. .
A 4-hour drive through the countryside to reach the Mallorca wine area, where we can visit a winery and discover the history of Mallorcan wine and wine production, and of course a wine tasting. On the way back a panoramic walk to Palma with a photo stop at Bellver Castle, a round Gothic castle that offers the best view of the city and the Mediterranean Sea.
Foodie & cultural tour Palma
A great tour of 4 hours, mainly on foot to discover Palma and its beauty, but also to discover the local taste and gastronomy. You will be picked up by your tour guide at your accommodation. We will start in the Plaza de España, from there we will discover the history of Palma and taste a Coca Mallorquina with a beer or other drink. Coca Mallorquina is a kind of cold pizza made in the way of the grandmother, using only fresh products from Mallorcan gardens. Then we will continue with our walking tour to the farmers market. We will have the opportunity to discover this colorful market and have time to take photos. You will see how the Jamón Serrano (Typical Spanish Cured Dean Ham) is cut manually and we will taste this delicious delicacy served with Spanish wine. Then we will go to discover Palma with its narrow streets, patios and places until we reach the Plaza Mayor and taste delicious pinchos (tapas served on top of bread) served with wine or beer.
To close the tasting, the sweet part will be served in the oldest cafeteria in Mallorca, located in the heart of the old town, a hidden treasure to taste a delicious hot chocolate or a homemade ice cream served with the local Ensaimada. This tour can also include a visit to the cathedral to discover incredible works by Gaudí. If you wish, the different stops can be changed, as well as the selection of tapas, according to your needs and preferences. v Next, we will provide you with the transfer back to your accommodation or you can extend your stay in Palma to continue enjoying the city.
The Soller train - El Azahar Express
A 4 hour tour, a great experience riding the oldest wooden train in Europe (1912) the orange blossom express. The train ride takes approximately 45 minutes through incredible landscapes through the Sierra de Tramuntana which has been declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. When we arrive in Sóller (the heart of the orange valley) we have different options: if you are interested in art, we have the possibility of visiting an exhibition of Miro and Picasso, in Sóller there are large buildings in the Art Nouveau style (inspired by Gaudí). Nice shopping area with local products such as olive oil, jams. In Sóller there is a small market square, a colorful place to take photos or the ice cream factory. We also have the option of traveling by streetcar (1913) to the port similar to the San Francisco cable car or by bus.
Combine the excursions to Valldemossa and Sóller (see above)
Between Valldemossa and Soller we will drive about an hour along the picturesque coastal road, a great drive along the coast through Deia, a charming town where the British writer Robert Graves lived. A picturesque route along the coast to see the "millennial" olive trees and the cliffs of the northwest coast with impressive views of the sea.