Island in Sant Elm

Illa de Sa Dragonera

The uninhabited 4km-long Illa de Sa Dragonera is a ripple of an island that stretches out like a slumbering dragon to the west of Sant Elm. Constituted as a natural park (Parc Natural de Sa Dragonera), the island is…
Beach in Port d'Andratx

Cala Llamp

What a difference a bay makes. Located 2km south of Port d'Andratx, beautiful Cala Llamp is where locals gravitate for silence and sparkling, bottle-green water. There's no sand, but you can lie on a shelf of rock t…
Beach in Portals Vells & Cap de Cala Figuera

Cala Portals Vells

The fairest of the beaches known as Portals Vells is Cala Portals Vells. Turquoise waters lap the beach, whose sands stretch back beneath rows of straw umbrellas. To the south, a walking trail leads to caves that ho…
Beach in Port d'Andratx

Cala Blanca

This very small cove, following a shallow curve down a dirt track from the car park above it, is all small pebbles, boulders and serene views. Pinched between the two jaws of the headland, it's only around 100m wide…
Beach in Sant Elm

Platja Sant Elm

Sant Elm’s main town beach is a pleasant sandy strand (no shade) that faces the gently lapping Mediterranean to the south. Within swimming distance for the moderately fit is Illa Es Pantaleu, a rocky islet that mark…
Beach in Portals Vells & Cap de Cala Figuera

Cala Mago

Cala Mago is two narrow inlets: the one on the right has a restaurant and is frequented by nudists, while the longer inlet with the narrow, shady beach to the right is prettier.
Historic Building in Andratx

Castell de Son Mas

The 16th-century Castell de Son Mas, on the hill at the northern end of town, is an elegant defensive palace that now houses the ajuntament (town hall).
Church in Andratx

Església de Santa Maria d’Andratx

This lovely church was built in the 18th century on the site of the original 1248 house of worship.
Gallery in Port d'Andratx

Museo Liedtke

A synthetic meeting of landscape and architecture, the eccentric Museo Liedtke, 2km south of the port centre, was built between 1987 and 1993 into the cliffs near Cap de Sa Mola by German artist Dieter Walter Liedtk…