sóller local travel guide

 

sóller local tourist guide to all points of interest, sights, activities and events

On this page you will find everything you need to know when visiting the charming town of Sóller in the Tramuntana.

Sóller local guide

Sóller is situated in what is called “the orange valley”, in the beautiful mountains of Majorca.

Sóller offers a wealth of activities and cultural attractions to explore.

You want to stay in Sóller, if you if you want the scenic from the mountains, combined with the atmosphere found in the typical town life.

Local places of interest in Sóller

Sóller is home to some interesting small museums, taking you on a journey throughout times of Mallorcan life. One great way of getting it all, is to jump on the famous antique Sóller train, going between Sóller and Palma. The ride takes some 1-1,5 hour.

A 10 minute drive from Sóller, is the village of Fornalutx, awarded 3rd most beautiful village in all of Spain. Further up in the mountains, is the world famous Santuari de Lluc convent, which is the second trademark of Majorca.

There’s absolutely no reason to think that just because you are in the mountains, there’s nothing to see.

Sights in Sóller

Ca s’Americà

Sights in Sóller

Railway station of Sóller

Sights in Sóller

Can Prunera & Can Massana

Sights in Sóller

Bank of Sóller

Sights in Sóller

Can Bell Esguard

Churches in Mallorca

Church of Sant Bartolomé

Sights in Sóller

Can Moratal

Sights in Sóller

Gran Hotel Sóller

Only a few places, does like Sóller offer a such unique taste and freshness when it comes to food and beverages. Especially beverages, are of high quality up here, since Sóller is one of the most famous cultivators of oranges and lemons.

You will find plenty of restaurants, cafes and diners to choose from in Sóller, all offering a varied menu card, that will most likely satisfy any tongue.

I’m not going to give you any recommendations, it would simply be unfair.

Hotel and accommodation offers in Sóller

Sóller offers many authentic places to stay during your holiday! You can choose between cozy boutique and petit hotels, luxury resorts and hotels with their very own cycle and sports rentals.

It’s quite easy to find good accommodation deals in Sóller, as there are equal many holiday rentals available up here.

Sóller is not a typical place to bring children, and if you do you might want to consider some of the hotels located near Port de Sóller, and come here during summertime.

Sóller is the starting point of many cycle and hiking routes, leading about in the scenic mountains. There are many tour arrangers in town that will help you get on track.

The untainted mountains secluding Sóller, also offers possibilities to do some sports climbing, geo-coaching and MTB.

At Port de Sóller, there is of course the beach area, but also a small harbour from where several boat charters offer sails around the coastlines.

Every Saturday morning, the local market is held in Sóller, in the main square of the town. This scenic marketplace, is the perfect place to browse hundreds of locally produced meats, cheeses, vines, veges and fruits. Grab yourself a glass of fresh squeezed orange juice, and let your senses be seduced.

Sóller, is situated on the beautiful west coast of Mallorca.

Infographic about Tramuntana region of Mallorca

The Tramuntana region

Tramuntana is both the name of the UNESCO protected mountain range that runs from south to north, as well as the name of the group of municipalities located in or close to these mountains.

When talking about Tramuntana in context of the mountain range, it is referred to as "Serra de Tramuntana", and when talking about the region, it is referred to simply as "Tramuntana".

The largest municipalities of the Tramuntana region, are Calviá and Andratx in the south and Pollenca in the north. The mountain range actually has its roots south of Malagá in Andalusiá.

The Serra de Tramuntana covers a surface of more than 30,000 hectares of landscape in Mallorca. The two main factors that make these mountains so unique, are the dry stone constructions and the hydraulic watering systems evidencing early day farming techniques. In almost any local area of the Tramuntana you travel, you will discover some of these very unique features which contributes to the picturesque settings.

Andratx holiday destination in Tramuntana Mallorca
Andratx & Portd'Andratx
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Bunyola
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Banyalbufar
Holiday in Camp de Mar in Tramuntana
Camp de Mar
Vacation in Cala Sant Vicenc in Tramuntana
Cala Sant Vicenç
Deia is a romantic destination in the Tramuntana region
Deià
Esporles in the Tramuntana mountains in Mallorca
Esporles
Estellencs is a village and destination in Tramuntana
Estellencs
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Formentor
Fornalutx is a beautiful travel destination in Tramuntana
Fornalutx
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Magaluf
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Palmanova
Peguera is a holiday destination in Tramuntana
Peguera
Pollenca is a holiday destination in Tramuntana
Pollença
Port de Pollenca is one of the most popular holiday destinations in Tramuntana
Port de Pollença
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Portals Nous
Port de Soller is a great holiday destination in Tramuntana Mallorca
Port de Sóller
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Puigpunyent
Sant Elm is a tranquil beach destination in the Tramuntana mountains in Mallorca
Sant Elm
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Santa Ponça
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