CUEVAS DE GENOVA
Visit one of Mallorcas famous stalactite caves right here in Palma
The caves was first explored in the year of 1906, and archaeologists suggests that they have been used for habitation.
Cuevas de Genova, are some 40 meters deep, and thanks to the new owner, who put a lot of money into a renovation of the caves, you can now explore more than 3 km of underground paths.
Cuevas de Genova, are the smallest of the many stalactite caves in Majorca, and also the least busy.
It’s a great little side-attraction to explore while visiting Palma de Mallorca. You will also find a restaurant associated with the caves.
How to get to the caves
Palma is the capital of Mallorca and seat of the Balearic government. Palma was founded during the occupation of the Roman empire, about 123 BC, and later developed by the Moors and Catalans. Palma has several times been awarded best place in the world to live; it is a city of great diversity, cultural heritage and commercial activity, making it an attractive city to a broad audience. Palma is one of the best places in Spain to go shopping, all the new arrivals from other Mediterranean capitals arrive here before other places in the world, plus, there are hundreds of local specialty boutiques.
The rich history of Palma has left an incredible amount of landmarks and points of interest to discover i.e. the Arabian baths, the cathedral, the Bellver castle, the Almudaina palace etc., as well as hundreds of other unique constructions perfect for sightseeing in the city.