Valldemossa
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  • Mallorca: 5-Hour Hidden Marvels Tour

    1. Mallorca: 5-Hour 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 you...

    This tour is a must do!!!! I had an incredible time and I would absolutely do it again! First let me say that Birgit, the guide was my fav. A ball of energy! So positive, fun, informative, cheerful, you can tell she loves her job and I didn’t want to stop hanging out with her. She’s amazing!!!!! As for the tour itself, wow … I was blown away by the incredible views. All the destinations were beautiful and even the drive to each destination had me in awe because the scenery is to die for! Oh and Birgit had a little surprise for us (Mallorcan traditional pastry) which was soooooo yummy! N the olive oil experience was pretty cool. I loved learning about the process of making olive oil and supporting the locals … P.S. make sure you taste the orange juice. It was the BEST OJ I ever had in life. Definitely recommend this tour!

  • Palma, Cathedral & Valldemossa: Guided walking Tour

    2. Palma, Cathedral & Valldemossa: Guided walking Tour

    Discover the history along with the most emblematic sites in the center of Palma on a 60-minute guided walking tour. Depart from Parc de la Mar and all the major historical spots in the unique city of Palma. Get amazed by the beauty of the statue of the Mallorcan slinger, a bronze sculpture located in the beautiful gardens of S'Hort del Rei, gardens of medieval origin. You will learn about the history of the Torre dels Caps (tower of heads), which owes its name to the sinister fact that the executed heads of the persons were hung there as a public warning in the Middle Ages. The current tower stands in the Palacio Real de La Almudaina. Next, you can explore narrow streets of the historic center and other places such as the Plaza de la Reina, the Parliament, or the Plaza de Cort. With the help of an expert guide know about the typical "Mallorcan patio" of a manor house. Admire the stunn...

    tour was very informative and gave time for you to do things on your own. Visiting Valldemossa is a MUST DO! Very beautiful and you get to see where Chopin the composer boarded for some time (extra payment for the monastery tour). Cathedral is BREATHTAKING! Would recommend guides assist better with connecting tourists to the transportation area for travel to Valldemossa.

  • Mallorca: Soller Port and Valldemossa

    3. Mallorca: Soller Port and Valldemossa

    Explore the most beautiful town of the Sierra de Tramuntana in Valldemossa. Learn the history and secrets of this place and visit the main points of interest with your informative guide.  Enjoy free time discover the port of Soller. This beautiful natural port is situated in the Sierra de Tramuntana. A little treasure coveted in the corsairs offering irreplaceable scenery and mixing the perfume of orange blossom and the aroma of the sea. 

  • Palma de Mallorca: Palma Tour and Valldemossa Visit

    4. Palma de Mallorca: Palma Tour and Valldemossa Visit

    Take a walking tour around Palma and visit the picturesque town of Valldemossa with a local guide. Learn the history and culture of the region as you visit its important sites and see brilliant architecture. Departing from Parc de la Mar, begin a 1-hour guided walking tour to discover the most emblematic sites in the center of Palma. Learn about the city's history while admiring the statue of the Mallorcan slinger in the beautiful gardens of S'Hort del Rei. See where the original Torre dels Caps stood and hear about their sinister past. Be impressed by the current towers standing in the Palacio Real de La Almudaina. Explore the narrow streets of Palma's historic center and other places such as the Plaza de la Reina, the Parliament, or the Plaza de Cort, where the town hall is located. Visit a typical Mallorcan patio of a manor house and see the Cathedral of Mallorca, an icon of the isl...

    Great trip. We had a tour of Palma, then the cathedral. We then got a coach to Valldenosa and were given a tour there too, followed by some independent time. The only issue was that the original meeting spot was not given (only where to meet the coach).

  • Mallorca: Secrets of Tramuntana Self Drive Tour with Lunch

    5. Mallorca: Secrets of Tramuntana Self Drive Tour with Lunch

    Explore little-known places in the UNESCO World Heritage site of Serra de Tramuntana with a local guide. Take a tour in your own car and listen to commentary through a system of portable radios. Make several stops during the 4-hour tour to discover the food, culture, and natural beauty of Mallorca.   The radios are easy to use and allow all the vehicles to interact with each other. Visit the hermitage in Valldemossa and sample a delicious local pastry. Continue to Miramar Monastery to admire its Byzantine gardens, then try salt cookies with cheese.   Next visit a family-run olive oil mill in Sóller to learn about the production of olive oil. The tour finishes in Sóller with a traditional lunch of bread with tomatoes, olive oil, jam, cheese, and olives. Wine, water, orange juice, and a dessert of almond cake are included.

    We were looking for something different and more personal but low cost. We are really happy with this new concept, the guide is really friendly and the spots are cool. Recommended 100%

  • Mallorca : Walking Tour of Valldemossa

    6. Mallorca : Walking Tour of Valldemossa

    On this hourlong guided walking tour, discover the beautiful village of Valldemossa, which is located in the Tramuntana mountain range. This town, which is listed as a World Heritage Site, is considered one of the most beautiful towns in all the Balearic Islands. Learn about and see the most important sites of Valldemossa, including the Cartuja Gardens, the Plaza Mayor, the Mirador des Lledoners, and the Palacio Rei Don Sancho façade. Spend the hour wandering around the traditional stone streets, and be sure to try the famous "Coca de patata," the most typical pastry from Valldemossa.

  • Palma de Mallorca & Valldemossa: Visit by Bus

    7. Palma de Mallorca & Valldemossa: Visit by Bus

    Hop aboard the bus for this fascinating tour, including pick up service, and travel to Palma de Mallorca, undoubtedly an exceptional historical city and a must for anyone traveling to this island. As you travel the island, a documentary film about Mallorca will also be available aboard the bus. This is available in five languages to help you learn about Mallorca’s history and traditions.     Explore the Palma de Mallorca's stunning bay, Catherdral of La Seu, and other beautiful sites around the old town. You can enjoy shopping, visit museums, explore art galleries, and discover local markets.   Enjoy some time visiting Palma on your own and then continue onward to discover the town of Valldemossa, a charming village located in Serra de Tramuntana and a UNESCO World Heritage. This is a must-see for any trip to Mallorca.  

  • Palma and Valldemossa: Half-Day Tour from Palma Port

    8. Palma and Valldemossa: Half-Day Tour from Palma Port

    Perfect for a small group of 14 people or less, this private tour from Palma de Mallorca takes you through the beautiful countryside of the Balearic Islands, combining comfortable car transport with guided walking tours through the area's historic quarters. Departing from the city port, enjoy a scenic drive under the blistering sun along the sea promenade, arriving to a spectacular panorama of the Bellver Castle. Admire Palma's charming port as you drive towards the countryside to the village of Valldemossa, nestled quietly in the mountains. Stretch your legs and discover some of the beauty of the region during a walking tour through the Cartuja Gardens, and then head out to the famed Miranda lookout to delight in the terrific panoramas over the Bay of Palma. Enjoy some free time and soak up the traditional atmosphere of the village, or opt for a visit to the Cartuja, once the home of f...

    On time lined-up directly in front of our Cruise Ship. Relaxing Tour with Driver and separate excellent Guide. He has profound knowledge of the Culture and as well the wildlife.

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What people are saying about Valldemossa

Overall rating

4.6 / 5

based on 18 reviews

This tour is a must do!!!! I had an incredible time and I would absolutely do it again! First let me say that Birgit, the guide was my fav. A ball of energy! So positive, fun, informative, cheerful, you can tell she loves her job and I didn’t want to stop hanging out with her. She’s amazing!!!!! As for the tour itself, wow … I was blown away by the incredible views. All the destinations were beautiful and even the drive to each destination had me in awe because the scenery is to die for! Oh and Birgit had a little surprise for us (Mallorcan traditional pastry) which was soooooo yummy! N the olive oil experience was pretty cool. I loved learning about the process of making olive oil and supporting the locals … P.S. make sure you taste the orange juice. It was the BEST OJ I ever had in life. Definitely recommend this tour!

Excellent tour, the guides were super friendly and very accommodating. I really enjoyed trying all the Mallorcan food, the lunch at the olive oil mill was excellent, we had delicious bread with tomato and olive oil and almond cake among other things. Highly recommend

Great trip. We had a tour of Palma, then the cathedral. We then got a coach to Valldenosa and were given a tour there too, followed by some independent time. The only issue was that the original meeting spot was not given (only where to meet the coach).

Good explanation, guide was great! Cathedral and valldemossa a must if you come to mallorca

Very nice walk but a little fast but it allows to see a lot of things!