Welcome to Valldemossa
Crowned by the spire of its Carthusian monastery, which slowly lifts the gaze to the Tramuntana's wooded slopes, Valldemossa is one of the island's most eye-catching sights. Set on a gentle rise, the village insists on aimless wandering and chance discoveries along pinched lanes, as breathtaking vistas onto the surrounding valley and hills and pockets of almost indescribable charm await. The allure of Valldemossa's... Read More
Top experiences in Valldemossa
Palma de Mallorca Shore Excursion: Private Tour of Valldemossa and Palma de Mallorca
When you arrive in the Palma de Mallorca port, make the most of your time on shore with a private shore excursion to Valldemossa and Palma. Meet your local guide just outside the port and relax in a comfortable private car. Enjoy views of the beautiful Mediterranean Sea as you head north along Mallorca's west coast on the approximate 25-minute drive. In Valldemossa, explore the village with your guide. Walk around cobblestone streets where traditional stone houses are decorated with flowers and other plants. Visit the Royal Carthusian Monastery, built in the 14th century as a royal residence and converted into a monastery of the Carthusian order in the 19th century. Grab a coffee in one of the numerous cafes (own expense) and admire views of the area. Nestled in a valley of the Tramuntana mountain range, Valldemossa offers great views of the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Serra de Tramuntana.Next, start your journey back to Palma and see agricultural terraces, farms, water mills and stone constructions on the way. Stop at Bellver Castle, located on top of a hill, for a stunning photo opportunity of Palma's port and coastline. In Palma, stretch your legs on a walking tour of the town with your guide. Walk past the Royal Palace of the Almudaina, the Cathedral of Santa Maria (commonly known as La Seu), the old fish market and local gardens. Visit the modern part of town and take the opportunity to sample local cuisine at one of the several tapas bars (own expense). Enjoy views of Palma’s seafront boulevard on your way back to your cruise ship. Worry-free Shore Excursion:We will ensure your timely return to the Palma de Mallorca port for this activity. In the rare event your ship has departed, we will arrange for transportation to the next port-of-call. If your ship is delayed and you are unable to attend this activity, your money will be refunded. See our terms and conditions for full details.
Palma de Mallorca Shore Excursion: Private Tour of Valldemossa, Soller and Serra de Tramuntana
While you are in port in Palma de Mallorca, head out on a private shore excursion to Valldemossa, Soller and Serra de Tramuntana. Relax in a comfortable private car as your private tour guide drives along the Mediterranean coast to the beautiful village of Valldemossa. Located in the Tramuntana mountain range, Valldemosa is one of the highest-located villages on the island, with an elevation of more than 430 yards (400 meters) above sea level. With your guide, wander around the cobblestone streets and the traditional stone houses decorated with plants and flowers. Visit the Royal Carthusian Monastery (own expense), built in the 14th century as a royal residence and converted into a monastery of the Carthusian order in the 19th century. Then grab a coffee in one of the numerous cafes (own expense).Continue your tour through the quaint coastal village of Deia, home to small beautiful beaches, and to the Soller Valley, full of orange, lemon and olive trees. Arrive at Port Soller, on the west coast of Mallorca, and enjoy free time to have lunch (own expense) and wander around the town’s historical harbor . Your private guide will suggest the best things to see according to your interests.Next, sit comfortably in your private car on the drive back to Palma through the Serra de Tramuntana, a sheer-sided mountain range and World Heritage Site. Admire the landscape, marked by agricultural terraces, farms, water mills and stone constructions. When you arrive in Palma, enjoy views of the city before you return to your ship in the Palma de Mallorca port.Worry-free Shore Excursion:We will ensure your timely return to the Palma de Mallorca port for this activity. In the rare event your ship has departed, we will arrange for transportation to the next port-of-call. If your ship is delayed and you are unable to attend this activity, your money will be refunded. See our terms and conditions for full details.
Palma de Mallorca Shore Excursion: Private Tour of Palma, Deia and Soller Valley
When your cruise docks in the Palma de Mallorca port, discover the beauty of Mallorca on a private shore excursion. Meet your private guide just outside the port and relax on the drive along the beautiful Mediterranean coast to Bellver Castle, a 12th-century structure that today houses the City History Museum. Located on top of a hill at about 360 feet (112 meters) above sea level, the castle offers spectacular views of the Palma port, the Cathedral of Santa Maria and the 13th-century Royal Palace of the Almudaina.Next, continue to Valldemossa, a beautiful village located in the Tramuntana mountain area. Stretch your legs as you follow your guide on a tour of the village, where houses and streets are decorated with flowers and other plants. Then enjoy free time to grab a snack in a local cafe.Continue to see the famous Sa Foradada rock, one of the best-known pierced rocks on the island, with a 32-foot-diameter (10-meter) hole. From here, see the rocky landscape of the Serra de Tramuntana -- a UNESCO World Heritage-listed mountain range and the most extensive natural reserve on Mallorca.Next, enjoy a sightseeing tour along the coast through Deia, a small coastal village, and Llucalcari, a tiny historical town surrounded by pine and olive trees. When you arrive in the Soller Valley, explore the open green space or simply relax in this peaceful location.On your way back to Palma de Mallorca, visit the old city center with your guide. Walk by the Royal Palace of the Almudaina, Palma’s cathedral and the local gardens, before you return to your cruise ship.Worry-free Shore Excursion:We will ensure your timely return to Palma de Mallorca port for this activity. In the rare event your ship has departed, we will arrange for transportation to the next port-of call. If your ship is delayed and you are unable to attend this activity, your money will be refunded. See our terms and conditions for full details.
Full-day tour to Valldemossa and Soller with tram trip
This excursion will take us to discover some of the most spectacular sites of the Serra de Tramuntana, considered a World Heritage Site by Unesco. First, we visit the valley of Soller, with hundreds of orange trees, olive trees, modernist buildings and a special charm. In Puerto de Soller we enjoy an hour free to take a stroll through the fishing port, watching the boats, the typical "llaüts" and to get to the viewpoint of Santa Catalina, with some of the best views. Then we will go up to the only tram of Mallorca, built in 1913, that will take us to the town of Soller in a lovely 25-minute journey. Here we will have another 90 minutes to see the town square with its modernist buildings, visit an exhibition of Picasso ceramics or Miró engravings, have a freshly squeezed local oranges juice, stroll through its narrow streets or have a delicious meal while enjoying the charm of this beautiful town. The next part of the tour is a bus ride to Valldemossa in a unique way, passing precious sites such as Deià, the beautiful village of Llucalcari, as our guide tells the story of artists and famous people who have discovered this part of Mallorca, such as Robert Graves, Michael Douglas or Archduke Luis Salvador of Austria. The best way to finish our excursion is with the visit to Valldemossa, considered one of the most beautiful places in Mallorca, and where we will have about 90 minutes that will fly by, since there is so much to do: tour its narrow streets, visit the Cartuja, follow the footsteps of Chopin visiting his dwelling, eat the typical "coca de patatas", a tasty potato pastry ...
Trekking Tour to Valldemossa-Camí del Arxiduc
The tour starts in the small village of Valldemossa heading northwards to the Teix ridge. It is a bridle path that runs through the Son Moragues estate. The route changes at every point: on the one hand, the Holm oak wood forestry to produce coal have left many remains of traditional architecture (shafts, charcoal kilns, etc.); on the other hand, the route offers to the visitor one of the most picturesque landscapes of the island, that inspired Austrian Archduke Luis Salvador to catalogue it as one of the most beautiful places on earth. Itineray: Valldemossa – Pla des Pouet – Mirador de Ses Puntes – Caseta de l’Arxiduc – Coll de Son Gallard – Pla des Pouet – Valldemossa Starting time: 10:00 Duration: 3 hrs. 30’ Distance: 8,5 kms Unevenness: 437mts Valldemossa, 867mts Talaia Vella (caseta de l’Arxiduc) Difficulty: Average