Travel guide Felanitx
Arrival in the picturesque eastern Mallorca
Your affordable vacation rental or holiday home in the municipality of Felanitx is located in the picturesque eastern Mallorca
, in the Pla & Llevant region. You are about 50 km away from the interesting capital city of Palma, and the airport is approximately 30 km away from your accommodation. If you want to explore not only Felanitx but the whole island, a rental car is recommended. Alternatively, you can also use a bicycle, public transport, or a taxi. From Germany, Austria, and Switzerland, there are direct flights to Mallorca several times a day from most major airports. Book a vacation rental, holiday home, or one of the waterfront fincas or apartments now and enjoy your coastal holiday full of excursions in the surrounding area.
Felanitx is worth a visit in every season
Colorful spring, hot, dry summers, warm autumn months, and a mild winter: A vacation rental or holiday home in the enchanting Mediterranean island offers unforgettable experiences at any time of the year. If you are looking for a beach vacation in the coastal town of Felanitx
, the period from the end of May to September is recommended. Although the temperatures rise to over 30°C in July and August, the Mediterranean Sea provides a pleasant refreshment with about 25°C. Moreover, many holiday homes and vacation rentals have a pool, so you can cool off anytime during your family vacation in Felanitx
Unique Mallorcan cuisine
The cuisine of Mallorca
has always been exposed to foreign influences, resulting in a variety of delicious specialties. If you don't feel like cooking in your vacation rental or private holiday home, you should definitely visit one of the excellent Mallorcan restaurants. Popular dishes include hearty, traditional ones such as Frito mallorquin (meat dish), topped Llonguets (Mallorcan rolls), Tumbet (vegetable pan), and of course the wide variety of tapas (small snacks). Also, fish dishes, grilled food, and the light, new island cuisine from famous chefs are a delight for the palate. A current trend on the island is the so-called "zero-kilometer restaurants" that only use ingredients from the immediate surroundings. Stroll through the alleys of the municipality after a successful dinner.
Enjoy peace and relaxation in Felanitx
If you are looking for relaxation and tranquility away from the hustle and bustle with your family on Mallorca, an affordable vacation rental, holiday home, or apartment in Felanitx is the ideal choice for a trip full of opportunities for excursions. An interesting sight for young and old is a visit to the monastery of Saint San Salvador. It is beautifully located on an impressive mountain near Felanitx and houses a magnificent church. The view of the surrounding peaks is absolutely breathtaking. On a clear day, you can even see the former prison island of Cabrera. San Salvador Monastery dates back to 1348 and was rebuilt in the 18th century. Another beautiful experience is a visit to the weekly market, which takes place every Sunday and extends throughout the entire city center. Of course, you also have the opportunity to go on long hikes and bike tours through the breathtaking landscape in the immediate vicinity of your private accommodation. A popular destination for the whole family is the spacious aquarium, located in the south of Mallorca
. You can also take a trip to Alcúdia, Santuari de Sant Salvador, or Castell de Santueri, the ruins of a rock castle on the 408-meter high table mountain Puig de Santueri in the eastern mountain range, the Serres de Llevant. How about a panoramic hike on steep paths to the San Salvador Monastery or along the coast?
Things to do in the municipality of Felanitx and surroundings
In the vicinity of your accommodation or vacation home, finca with a sea view, or apartment in Felanitx, enjoy a relaxed atmosphere. Let yourself be enchanted by hidden squares and golden stone houses during a city stroll. Since the coastal town of Felanitx is located in the second-largest wine-growing region on the island, a trip to the surrounding wineries is recommended, naturally including the tasting of Mallorcan wines. In contrast to the rest of the island, this region also produces a range of excellent white quality wines. The San Miguel Church is located in the center of the town. You can reach the impressive building via a generously designed staircase. The organ in the church is one of the most beautiful in all of Spain. Of course, there are also numerous beaches around your private accommodation that invite you to sunbathe and swim. The picturesque Cala Mitjana in the region of Portocolom
is particularly noteworthy. The 30-meter-long beach is protected from the wind by the surrounding rocks. Slightly further to the north is Cala Sa Nau Bay, which is surrounded by pine forests. If you prefer a quiet and relaxing atmosphere, Cala Brada is the perfect place. This beach is just a few hundred meters from Cala Sa Nau in the northern direction. If the weather is not as beautiful as expected, a visit to the enchanting and diverse city of Palma
is a good option. The island's main port, "Puerto de Palma de Mallorca," is located in the southwest of Mallorca and is the largest port on the island, perfect for admiring impressive ships. Rent an affordable vacation rental, one of the fincas, a house, or an apartment and enjoy a relaxing holiday in the southeast of the island full of excursions in the surrounding area.