Mallorca in One Day: Sightseeing Tour with Boat Ride and Antique Train
Uncover the stirring landscapes of Mallorca’s west coast on this full-day tour. Following pickup from your hotel or the cruise port, travel by coach to the UNESCO-listed Serra de Tramuntana mountain range, whose formidable limestone peaks tower over the coastline. Follow the winding roads to La Calobra, where you’ll catch a boat to the coastal village of Port Soller. After free time to do as much or as little as you want, take the tram to Soller before capping your tour with a ride through Soller Valley aboard a vintage train.
- Discover the island’s natural beauty
- Drive along the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Serra de Tramuntana
- Take in views of the breathtaking coastline on a boat trip from Sa Calobra
- Travel to Son Reus aboard a vintage wooden train
Climb aboard an air-conditioned coach at your Mallorca hotel and prepare to be amazed by Mallorca’s cultural and natural treasures. As your guide provides commentary, you’ll absorb panoramic vistas of Tramuntana — a UNESCO-listed mountain range — and see rugged rock formations on the way to Sa Calobra.
On arrival at the seaside village, you’ll spend free time relaxing on the beach or revitalizing with refreshments at your own expense.
Refreshed, climb aboard a boat and embark on a 40-minute cruise to Port Soller — a beautiful village famed for its historical monuments and wonderful scenery. During the journey, you’ll marvel at iridescent water, dramatic cliffs and rock formations before enjoying time at leisure in Port Soller.
Then, take a tram inland to Soller for a walking tour before boarding a wooden carriage train to Son Reus. The historic railway route offers an abundance of olive trees and gorgeous valleys so be sure to gaze out of the window throughout the journey.
Disembark at Son Reus and relax during the journey back to your Mallorca hotel. See the Itinerary section for a full-list of hotel zones that include pickup and drop-off.
Mallorca's Top sightseeing attractions
Palma cathedral La Seu is an amazing sight, both from the inside and outside. Palma cathedral is one of the biggest in Europe, and great artists like Gaudi have worked on the amazing temple. There are guided tours and you can even visit the rooftop terraces offering magical views.
The Antique Train
The antique train is a great attraction for young and adults. The ride takes you through some of the most beautiful areas of the Tramuntana, passing through orange plantations, olive groves and green valleys. The authentic feeling of the old marhogany cars bumping along the rails completes the experience.
Castell de Bellver
Castell de Bellver is a unique castle, due to its round shape and splendid location on a hilltop above Palma's bay. Much of Mallorca's most dramatic times are linked to the Bellver castle, and you will also find Palma's historical museum here. It's a great attraction for all ages.
Cuevas del Drach
Cuevas del Drach (Dragon Caves) is a great attraction to visit for all ages. Inside the stalagmite and stalactite caves in Porto Cristo, you will meet a true wonder of nature, along with the biggest underground lake in Europe on which an orchester will play a beautiful live concert on before you can enjoy a short ride.
Santuari de Lluc
Santuari de Lluc is a monastery situated deep in the highest areas of the Tramuntana, in divine natural surroundings. Lluc is a great attraction for everyone, you can discover the ethnological museum, enjoy a concert by the famous child choir, visit the botanical gardens and see the holy Madonna.
A visit to the ethnological museum of La Granja in the mountain village of Esporles takes you on an interesting journey back in time to discover how life in mallorca was for the wealthy landowners and their servants. La Granja is a museum suitable for all ages, there is plenty to see and do here for young and adults.
Sa Dragonera is an island and protected nature reserve just off the coast of Sant Elm, Andratx. Sa Dragonera is home to indigenious lizards that are very human-friendly, and has become a trademark of Mallorca. About on the beautiful island, you can walk along multiple trails to some of the most amazing vantage points and find ancient watchtowers from the time of pirates.
The royal Almudaina Palace is closely linked to multiple epochs in the history of Mallorca. The ancient palace was built as the seat for the Moorish governor back in the 10th century, and was the first building in the city of Palma as we know it today. Inside you will discover an impressive collection of ancient artifacts and artworks, along with the authentic surroundings of the palace that is now used by the royalties of Spain when visiting the island.