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Mallorca: Off-Road Quad Biking, Snorkeling & Cliff Jumping

1. Mallorca: Off-Road Quad Biking, Snorkeling & Cliff Jumping

Enjoy a ride and explore the area around Palma on this fun quad bike tour. Experience four stretches of terrain and enjoy a stop to snorkel and swim. After an appropriate introduction to the quad bikes through mud and water, cruise over stony paths and through sand dunes. Experience a trail through a forest and tackle more extreme climbs before you are rewarded with an idyllic view. Afterward, ride along the coast until you reach a secluded bay. Enjoy cliff jumping, snorkeling, and swimming in summer. During the cooler months, stop at a cliff and take in the panoramic views. At the end of the tour meander and drift over the flat terrain.

Palma Tour with Wine and Tapas Tasting

2. Palma Tour with Wine and Tapas Tasting

Discover the charming city of Palma de Mallorca with its thousand faces and historic old town. Try the best Spanish products: wine, olive oil, and tapas in this picturesque coastal city. This private tapas tour of Palma de Mallorca is the ultimate way to get to know and to love the old town of Mallorca while tasting the best wines, olive oils, and other Spanish specialties. The tapas tour is led by an English, German or Spanish-speaking guide who takes you on a little guided city tour through the charming old town of Mallorca and who will tell you interesting facts regarding the history of the city. Visit the impressively beautiful cathedral of Palma, the artist quarter, the famous Plaza España, and much more. In the historic center, you can enjoy a wine tasting, followed by a tasting of olive oil, and you can try a variety of Spanish tapas, which match the wines: ham, cheese, etc. Subsequently, you will visit a typical tapas bar, where you can savor the traditional Majorcan recipes. The private tapas tour through Palma can be adapted to match your preferences. Get to know more about this city, steeped in history, and try the delicious Spanish products that made the country and the island famous.

Mallorca: Serra de Tramuntana Hidden Marvels Tour

3. Mallorca: Serra de Tramuntana Hidden Marvels Tour

Travel through the history, culture, and cuisine of Mallorca on this tour, accompanied by a local guide. After getting picked up from your hotel, begin your journey along the Serra de Tramuntana, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Your first stop will be the Hermitage of Valldemossa, a fascinating chapel where you can admire panoramic views of the area. Enjoy a short 10-minute walk to reach the chapel and be rewarded for your efforts with a sample of freshly-baked ensaimada, a traditional Mallorcan desert. Then, leave Valldemossa behind and head to the Miramar Monastery, a monastery which was converted into a summer house for Archduke Luis Salvador and his illustrious guests. First, visit the old mill, before continuing to the Archduke's living residence. Here, admire extravagant interiors and discover legends of the impressive Byzantine Gardens as you admire the views of the sea. Finish your tour of the monastery with a sample of Quelitas crackers with cheese, a daily delicacy for most Mallorcans. Finally, head to the Sóller Olive Oil Mill, located in a traditional Mallorcan house. Enjoy a private tour of the premises from one of the owners, learn about the family business and the olive oil production process, as well as orange harvesting. End the day with a traditional Mallorcan lunch of "pa amb oli", including local rustic bread, tomatoes, olives, cheese, ham, and olive oil. For dessert, enjoy a Gató, a typical almond cake from the island. Sip on wine, water, and delicious freshly squeezed orange juice as you savor your lunch before heading back to your hotel.

Tramuntana Panorama Tour - Soller, Deiá, Valldemossa

4. Tramuntana Panorama Tour - Soller, Deiá, Valldemossa

Visit Soller, in the middle of the so called Golden Valley of Soller due to its plantations of oranges and Olive trees. Visit the town with its incredible Modernist houses and its general authentic flair. Experience not just the cultural but the culinary; taste orange ice cream at the world-famous "Fet-a-Sóller" cooperative. Then continue to the Port of Soller and stroll along the beautiful beach promenade of this idyllic port town, stop in a cozy restaurant and indulge in a delicious tapas meal. Then enjoy the comfortable minibus ride through the breathtaking panoramic stretch of the Tramuntana Mountains to the artists' colony of Deía. Climb to the highest point of the town and experience a sensational view over the heights of the Tramuntana Mountains, to the picturesque valleys, past the coast and over the sea. Continue to Valdemossa past a mighty forest of holm oaks and wander the idyllic little town. Visit the excellent museum of the painter Josep Coll Bardolet and see the famous Carthusian cloister where Chopin lived and worked and enjoy a coffee in one of the nice bars of the village. Enjoy free time to explore on your own amidst the beautiful homes surrounded by Mediterranean gardens full of orange and lemon trees.

Palma: City Escape Game and iPad Scavenger Hunt

5. Palma: City Escape Game and iPad Scavenger Hunt

Together with your team, you will experience a new dimension of sightseeing combined with adventure. You will navigate in a manner that is similar to geocaching with your group via iPad/GPS, discovering secret and interesting places in Palma de Mallorca and solving exciting tasks as a team. Use the different items of your "action pack" skillfully and open the legendary tools. With the help of the latest augmented reality technology, you can talk to virtual avatars and open magical treasure chests. Immerse yourself in an exciting story and a new world in which reality and fiction merge, as you experience an unforgettable adventure with your family, friends, and colleagues. Your city adventure combines the best elements of a scavenger hunt and a live escape game with the latest augmented reality technology to create a new GPS outdoor team game. You will go to places in the city, finding clues and combining items to solve tricky puzzles and complete the mission. With real-life virtual avatars and tricky puzzles, this city adventure is a unique adventure for everybody.

Palma: 2.5-Hour Chinatown Market Tour

6. Palma: 2.5-Hour Chinatown Market Tour

Immerse yourself in the everyday life of Palma's locals. Discover the local green market, where life pulsates every other day. Find the best prices for fresh products. Step off the beaten track to find Mallorcan farmers, merchants selling textiles and perfume, and even local breeders. Everyone has fallen in love with the island of Mallorca, a melting pot of nationalities and their cuisines. Find couscous, samosas, empanadas, sushi, enchiladas, and tapas of course. Dive into the Chinatown of Mallorca. Discover one of the best Chinese restaurants with authentic cuisine, where an internationally mixed audience meets for a peaceful meal.  Many craftsmen also have their workshops in the Pere Garau quarter. Experience a fascinating world where skill, knowledge, ideas, and passion come together. Explore a bingo game or play roulette in a gambling den. Take a refreshing swim in the sea, or stroll down to the Cathedral of St. Mary, just 15 minutes walk from here.

Mallorca: Windmills, Legends & Villages Self-Drive Tour

7. Mallorca: Windmills, Legends & Villages Self-Drive Tour

Enjoy a unique tour of the island of Mallorca in your own car. At the meeting point, your guide will place an innovative portable communication system in your car, which allows you to listen and talk to your guide while driving. This leads to a fun and interactive tour experience unlike any other.   Your guide has curated an excursion that explores the island’s history, landscapes, food, and culture. Follow your guide through inland villages, discover hidden places away from touristic circuits, and learn about the true values of Mallorca. At the various stops, you’ll be helped along by expert local guides. On this route of approximately 70 kilometers, visit the towns and villages of Algaida, Pina, Lloret de Vista Alegre, Montuiri, Randa, and Cura.

Mallorca: Bike Tour Off-the-Beaten-Track

8. Mallorca: Bike Tour Off-the-Beaten-Track

On this 3.5-hour bike tour of Alcudia, discover a tucked-away Alcudia with your English-speaking tour guide. Admire the rustic country lanes in the sunshine. Our route follows the backroads, away from heavy traffic for your safety and enjoyment. Cycle from the meeting point in the Port of Alcudia to the Old Town, which is less than 15 minutes away. Your guide will make stops around town to explain different points of interest. Once back on the bike, pedal out of town and join the coast to cross onto the Bay of Pollensa. There is a pretty stretch of coastline that we will cycle along and your guide will explain about local nature and the uniqueness of this beach and its Poseidon. Leave the main road and enter the wetland of the Albufereta, at the entrance to the Bay of Pollensa. The Albufereta is a natural protected area and a haven for birds and wildlife. Marvel at the peace here and climb on the viewing platforms. See the whole area of marshes and a view of Pollensa Bay.  Next, meander along the country lanes, enjoying the views of the countryside and the seaside. Stop at a rustic farmhouse dedicated to local agriculture. Be served a refreshing glass of fresh juice while your guide explains their work at this rustic estate far away from the bustling tourist center. Here you will taste a local salad with onion, tomato, green pepper, and chickpeas (garbanzo beans) cultivated on this very property. From here we will make our way back to our starting point, at a comfortable pace, without rushing.

Mallorca: Self-Drive Tour to Salt Marshes & Southern Cliffs

9. Mallorca: Self-Drive Tour to Salt Marshes & Southern Cliffs

Discover the south coast of Mallorca with a local guide. You can take a tour in your own car, and listen to commentary through a system of portable radios. You will also stop throughout this 4-hour tour to experience the beautiful landscapes, culture, and food of Mallorca.   Afterwards, head to Faro de Es Cap Blanc for amazing views over the cliffs. You can sample a delicious local pastry, and learn about the lives of the lighthouse keepers. You will then continue to the salt marshes at Flor de Sal d'es Trenc, before enjoying a selection of biscuits and cheese. You will then visit a poultry farm in Artestruz, where you will meet the resident ostriches. The final stop is at Burguera's Dairy, the only dairy farm in Mallorca where the cheese is 100% handmade. You can visit the cows, and will even be able to taste their cheese. Your tour will then end in Sa Rápita, next to Playa d'es Trenc.

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What people are saying about Palma de Mallorca

Overall rating

4.9 / 5

based on 329 reviews

Pablo and everyone of the staff were extremely friendly and helpful during the tour, even providing recommendations for where to go on the island after the ride was over. It was a beautiful day for a ride and a nice intro to other parts of Mallorca.

Thank you very much! it was a beautiful journey. The guide lady is full of heart and attentive to the driver is professional and careful. the best choice during a vacation.

It was an amazing experience, we had a great time!!! And the guide Daniel was super cool and was very professional and competent. We would do it again for sure.

Absolutely recommended. Brilliant craic. Quad bikes are fast, scenery is amazing too. The staff know their stuff. Just book this.

Pablo is fantastic! So much fun! The four of us had the best time!!!