A weekend in Palma de Mallorca
The capital of Mallorca in 3 days
Palma de Mallorca is a charming city, perfect to visit during a weekend to practice good tourism. In three days, you can find out this lovely city as well the true essence of the island:
Day 1: Promenade and old town
Take advantage of the stay at the Pure Salt Garonda hotel, located in front of Playa de Palma, and start the trip with a quiet route to the center by the promenade of the city. There is no better way to start the weekend than with a walk or a bike ride along the shores of the Mediterranean Sea. Once in the center of the city the best plan is to go across the area of the “Parque del Mar”, where there is the wonderful Cathedral, the Almudaina Palace and the Arab baths, among many other points of interest.
Day 2: Santa Catalina Quarter and Bellver Castle
One of the things to see in Palma if you have three days is the charming neighborhood of Santa Catalina. This area of the city could be considered the Soho of Mallorca. An area full of elegant boho shops and cosmopolitan bars where you can eat and have a delicious cocktail. In this area it is a must to visit the fruit and vegetable market. Afterwards, you can spend the afternoon in the stunning Bellver Castle, an ideal place to contemplate the best views of the city.
Day 3: Shopping and cuisine
You can save one of the three days in Palma de Mallorca for shopping. The city has one of the most valued areas of the fashion world in Spain. It is the avenue of “El Borne”, where you will find the most well-known international brands. Among the shopping, you can taste the best of the Mallorcan fusion cuisine. You will find excellent restaurants throughout the city, especially in the area of the charming quarter of Sa Gerreria.
The Pure Salt Garonda hotel is just 18 minutes drive from the city center. A perfect location where you can also enjoy the calm of the sea and the excellent services of the hotel.