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Top Choice Castle in Capdepera

Castell de Capdepera

Lording it over Capdepera is this early-14th-century fortress. A walled complex built on the ruins of a Moorish fortress, the castle is one of the best preserved on the island. Constructed as a self-contained fortif…
Top Choice Mediterranean in Capdepera

Cases de Son Barbassa

Follow a narrow lane to this blissfully secluded finca, which notches up the romance with its lantern-lit terrace and sweeping country views. Set among olive, almond and carob trees, it makes plenty of garden and ma…
Top Choice Modern European in Capdepera

Andreu Genestra

Michelin-starred Mallorcan chef Genestra runs this wonderful rural restaurant, attached to (but independent from) the Predi Son Jaumell hotel, and nestled among his own olive groves and vineyards. Shades of his expe…
Religious in Capdepera

Festa de Sant Antoni

Adapted from a pre-existing pagan festival, this archaic Balearic celebration of a 3rd-century Egyptian saint is ushered in by bonfires and masked dances.
Cultural in Capdepera

Mercat Medieval

Commemorating the foundation of the town by Jaume II in 1300, this fair sees Capdepera given over to medieval costumes, events and food stalls.
Museum in Capdepera

La Antigua Farmacia Melis Cursach

The former home and workplace of Antònia Melis Cursach, bequeathed to the city on her death, is now a museum, preserved to look just as an 18th-century pharmacy-dwelling might. It's also an occasional exhibition spa…
Cultural in Capdepera

Festa de Sant Bartomeu

A week of exhibits, concerts, parades and fireworks.