Welcome to Palma & the Badia de Palma

Visually magnificent, culturally spoiled, historically fascinating and geographically blessed, Palma should be better known as one of Europe's great destinations. Yes, it's a playground of the elite, but visitors of all means can enjoy its wonders: crooked medieval streets lined with aristocratic mansions; galleries packed with the work of renowned artists; a broad bay bristling with the masts of maritime wealth;... Read More

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$18.87 Tours & Sightseeing

City Sightseeing Palma de Mallorca Hop-On Hop-Off Tour with Optional Boat Ride or Bellver Castle Entry

Palma de Mallorca, the capital of the island of Mallorca, which is famous for its beaches and beautiful sea, has a beautiful historic quarter, deeply marked by history. The cathedral, the Palace of Almudaina, the fish exchange, and Plaza Mayor are just some of the places where visitors must stop.Fishing boats, pine groves and palm trees complement the most beautiful monuments, and you can see these attractions at your own place on this City Sightseeing Palma de Mallorca hop-on hop-off city tour which allows you to set your own itinerary. You can hop on and off as many times as you like aboard the open-top, double-decker bus. There are 16 stops, and the entire route takes approximately 80 minutes. The bus departs every 20 minutes from each stop. Tickets are valid for 24 or 48 hours from first use.Boat Tour Upgrade The combination tour includes your hop-on hop-off bus ticket plus a 1-hour boat tour around Palma Bay with a selection of drinks and snacks served on board. (First tour is at 11am, last tour at 4:30pm, departing from Escalera Real.)Walking Tour UpgradeThe combination tour includes your hop-on hop-off bus ticket plus a 45-minute guided walking tour. See the Cathedral, La Almudaina, and San Francisco Church, and capture the history and culture of the City of Palma de Mallorca. (The first tour is at 12pm, the last tour at 6pm, departing from Antonio Maura, bus stop number 1, and finishing at the same point.)Bellver Castle UpgradeThe combination tour includes your hop-on hop-off bus ticket plus admission to Bellver Castle. You will take the bus tour for 1.5 hours, followed by a 45-minute visit to Bellver Castle, a Gothic-style structure near Palma's city center.

$18.87 Shore Excursions

Shore Excursion: City Sightseeing Palma de Mallorca Hop-On Hop-Off Tour with Optional Boat Ride or Bellver Castle Entry

The nearest stop to the cruise port is Stop 12. However, you may board the bus at any one of the 16 stops around the city. Palma de Mallorca, the capital of the island of Mallorca, which is famous for its beaches and beautiful sea, has a beautiful historic quarter, deeply marked by history. The cathedral, the Palace of Almudaina, the fish exchange, and Plaza Mayor are just some of the places where visitors must stop. You can hop on and off as many times as you like aboard this City Sightseeing open-top, double-decker bus. There are 16 stops, and the entire route takes approximately 80 minutes. The bus departs every 20 minutes from each stop. Tickets are valid for 24 or 48 hours from first use, depending on the option selected at checkout.This excursion is located within a 10-minute walk to the cruise port, so you determine the time you return to your ship in Palma de Mallorca. Please allow yourself ample time to enjoy the excursion and ensure your timely return to the port. This excursion is not covered by our worry-free policy.Boat Tour Upgrade The combination tour includes your hop-on hop-off bus ticket plus a 1-hour boat tour around Palma Bay with a selection of drinks and snacks served on board. (First tour is at 11am, last tour at 4:30pm, departing from Escalera Real.)Walking Tour UpgradeThe combination tour includes your hop-on hop-off bus ticket plus a 45-minute guided walking tour. See the Cathedral, La Almudaina, and San Francisco Church, and capture the history and culture of the City of Palma de Mallorca. (The first tour is at 12pm, the last tour at 6pm, departing from Antonio Maura, bus stop number 1, and finishing at the same point.)Bellver Castle UpgradeThe combination tour includes your hop-on hop-off bus ticket plus admission to Bellver Castle. You will take the bus tour for 1.5 hours, followed by a 45-minute visit to Bellver Castle, a Gothic-style structure near Palma's city center.

$38.86 Tours & Sightseeing

Palma de Mallorca Segway Tour Including

Choose between a 1-, 2- or 3-hour tour, departing either in the morning or afternoon, and then make your own way to the meeting point in central Palma de Mallorca. Meet your guide, put on your helmet, and start with an orientation session to get familiar with your two-wheeled Segway. Then, set off to begin your tour.City Tour (1 Hour)Follow your guide to Parc de la Mar, a recreational area with a manmade lake and an enormous fountain. Glide past the many bars and cafes and take in views of the lake, sea and port.Pose for photos in front of Palma Cathedral (La Seu). Admire its Gothic facade as your guide shares stories of its history and tells you about Antoni Gaudi — the Modernist architect responsible for many of the cathedral’s interior features.See sights such as the Arab Baths (Banys Àrabs), the grand residences of Casal Santa Euàlia and Dalt Murada, and Almudaina Palace, an ancient palace originally built by the Romans as a citadel.As you zip through the streets on your Segway, marvel at the pretty squares and churches. The last stop of your tour is Es Baluard, a museum of modern art, where you can stop for refreshments (own expense) before returning to the original start point.City Tour and Gardens (2 Hours)Begin your tour from either Playa de Palma or the city center. Zoom through Palma de Mallorca’s historical streets, soaking up the city’s must-see sights as on the 1-hour tour. Next, make your way through the charming former fishing village of Portixol and return to the departure point. Having departed from the city centre, you will be able to get to the Mallorcan capital's verdant gardens and the beautiful Ciudad Jardín beach. After some time on the beach, enjoy the scenic ride back to the city center. Your tour then departs at the original start point.City Tour and Marina (3 Hours)Hop onto your Segway either at Playa de Palma or in central Palma de Mallorca and then continue along the sun-kissed coast. As you glide along the beachfront, take in the gorgeous island scenery and sweeping views across the Mediterranean Sea.Pass by the yellow sands of Can Pastilla, Cala Estanica and Es Carnatge, through picturesque Portixol, to Ciudad Jardín.After exploring the beach, begin on your scenic return ride to the city center where you’ll embark on your one-long tour of Palma de Mallorca’s top attractions.

$32.20 Food, Wine & Nightlife

Palma de Mallorca Bike Tour with Optional Tapas

Meet your guide in central Palma de Mallorca, put on your helmet and then pedal away through the streets. The pace is leisurely, allowing you to listen to your guide, and soak up all the sights as you go. Several stops are factored in to your itinerary for photos and stories about key landmarks, too.Follow a cycle path down to the old harbor, and the pass along the seafront and through the twisting streets of Palma de Mallorca Old Town. Admire pretty churches such as the Basilica of St Francesco, cut through Parc de la Mar, and pedal alongside the old city walls.After listening to tales about the city’s history, make a stop by Palma Cathedral (La Seu) to pose for photos in front of its magnificent Gothic facade. Hear how the stately place of worship was built on the site of an old Arab mosque, and learn about Antoni Gaudi — the Modernist genius responsible for some of the cathedral’s interior features.Continue through Plaza España and several pretty streets before stopping outside a beloved city tapas bar. If you have upgraded to include tapas, head inside! Alternatively, make your way back to the start point, passing along Borne Avenue and soaking up sights of Bellver Castle and the Port.Inside the tapas bar, treats await. Enjoy a drink (perhaps wine, beer or a soft drink) and enjoy three plates of tapas. As with most authentic Spanish tapas bars, the menu changes daily. However, you can expect some tasty local treats, perhaps a grazing plate of local cheese and ham or the ubiquitous patatas bravas (crispy Canarian potatoes, smothered in a spicy tomato sauce).After feasting on the tapas, make your way back to the start point, following the same route as described above.

$25.54 Tours & Sightseeing

Mallorca in One Day Sightseeing Tour with Boat Ride and Vintage Train

When you are on Mallorca, in the Balearic Islands, head out on this guided sightseeing day trip to discover the beauty of the island. Get comfortable aboard an air-conditioned coach and while your guide explains interesting facts about the island, enjoy spectacular views of the Tramuntana, a UNESCO World Heritage-listed mountain range.Admire breathtaking views of the rock formations on the west coast of Mallorca as you head down a windy road to La Calobra. Here, have free time to explore the village, grab a snack in one of the small cafes around the port (own expense) or relax by the beach.Next, board a boat for your boat ride to Port Soller. During the 40-minute trip, and see how the high cliffs, rock formations and the blue and green colors of the water create a wonderful scene. When you arrive in Port Soller, if the time allows it enjoy free time to wander around the beautiful village, visit the historical port and have lunch (own expense) at one of the numerous restaurants while viewing the backdrop scenery of the Tramuntana. Continue your tour with a short trip on a tram to the village of Soller, located 1.8 miles (3 km) inland from Port Soller. When you arrive, follow your guide on a short walking tour around the village, and then board a wooden carriage train to Son Reus, on the outskirts of Palma de Mallorca. Relax on the vintage train and enjoy the views of olive trees, farms and the Soller Valley on the way; it’s a train journey that has remained almost intact since the train's first journey in the 1910s. When you get off the train at Son Reus, board your vehicle and enjoy the green landscape on the drive back to your hotel.

$27.76 Walking & Biking Tours

Old Town Palma de Mallorca Bike Tour

In this complete bike tour of Palma de Mallorca you will discover the past and present of this magnificent Mediterranean destination.After meeting your local guide in the city centre, you will be taken through the best spots in town such as the Cathedral area, the Almudaina's Palace, Jewish quarter, Rambla, City Hall and other historical squares and shopping areas.You will learn more about the local people's way of life and culture receiving the best tips to get the most of your bike tour.Plus, the unforgettable views you will soak in will make of this tour a very special experience that you will love to share when you go back home. This tour will give you time to explore the city, take pictures, and enjoy the local atmosphere. If you are only staying in town for a short visit, this tour is a perfect way of exploring Palma's highlights.