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Top Choice Cave in Porto Cristo

Coves del Drac

Over-visited, probably overpriced, the Coves del Drac are by no means overrated. Of all Mallorca's accessible cave complexes, this is the least forgettable. A 1.2km shuffle with the inevitable crowd, accompanied by …
Mediterranean in Porto Cristo

Sa Sal

In a surprisingly scruffy neighbourhood, Sa Sal stands head and shoulders above most restaurants in town, with its refined service, inventive menu and candlelit patio. The interior brings a modern aesthetic to the M…
Beach in Porto Cristo

Cala Varques

This isolated scrub-backed beach is one of the loveliest on Mallorca's east coast: nearly 100m long, and sloping down into brilliant turqouise sea.
Beach in Porto Cristo

Passeig de la Sirena

Most of the town's activity crowds alongside the Passeig de la Sirena and the harbour, where a small crowded beach provides the perfect place to observe the comings and goings of fishing boats and yachts in the mari…
Cave in Porto Cristo

Coves dels Hams

On the northern side of town on the road to Manacor, this underground labyrinth has some fine stalactite formations and an open-roofed cave rich with plants and birds. The main cave, with its 12 galleries, is the se…
Cafe in Porto Cristo

La Magrana

Uphill from town, on a quiet church square, this cute cafe cultivates a boho vibe, with its appealing jumble of vintage knick-knacks, pot plants, wicker chairs, art and bold colours. Take a seat in the garden terrac…
Beach in Porto Cristo

Cala Magraner

Difficult to access on foot and walled in by weather-pitted walls of rock, this secluded cove is the perfect place to drop anchor and dive off the side of a boat.
Beach in Porto Cristo

Cala Sequer

Sequer is a tiny sequestered toenail of sand between sheer rock walls: great if you fancy the walk to get there, and the solitude once you do.
Religious in Porto Cristo

Festa de Sant Antoni

Porto Cristo goes all out with a bonfire and 'dance of the devils' for the eve of Sant Antoni, the traditional blessing of animals.
Cave in Porto Cristo

Cova del Pilar

This stunning sea cave, some 8km south of Porto Cristo, is best explored by kayak.