Can Picafort - dreamlike holiday resort on the north coast of Mallorca
The north of Mallorca presents itself as a historically interesting destination with a special charm. Accordingly, the family-friendly seaside resort of Can Picafort on Mallorca is the ideal starting point for exploring the magnificent island landscapes. At the same time the coastal town convinces by its location at the bay of Alcudia, whose fantastic beaches invite you to sunbathe and swim.
Charming holiday resort in a predestined beach location
Located on the north coast, the holiday resort convinces with its location on the bay. Cafés and restaurants lure directly to the cultivated beach promenade and small shops offer their goods for sale. The family-friendly sandy beach is ideal for both water sports enthusiasts and families with children. The main beach is especially busy during the high season. Those who wish it a little quieter can enjoy the sun at the sandy beach Playa de Muro, which is very idyllically situated between the dunes. Those who walk along the coast will discover numerous beaches at the north coast of the Balearic island that invite to stay.
Experience Mallorca's north away from the beaches
Those who decide for a holiday in the popular tourist place can also enjoy the island life away from the beaches. The nature reserve S'Albufera invites you to explore the island. Here you will find 800 hectares of untouched and unspoilt nature. The area is ideal for hiking and cycling tours. Nature and a heavenly peace can be enjoyed on the area. Especially the rich fauna and flora of the marshland inspire nature lovers. From the coast a tour into the Tramuntana mountains is also worthwhile. Not only the dreamlike landscape attracts here, but numerous archaeological sites are in the mountain landscape. Thus places can be visited, which were settled in the early Bronze Age and go back to the Talayot culture. A visit to the necropolises of Son Real is particularly recommended. There are also burial sites from the 4th century BC on the small rocky island of S'Illot des Porros.
Pleasant stay in Can Picafort on Mallorca
Numerous hotels were built in the village at the picturesque bay of Alcúdia, so that the former fishing village today shines with a wide range of tourist offers. While the hotels are mainly lined up along the coastline along the beach promenade, there are shops, restaurants and cosy cafés throughout the village. A stroll through the pedestrian zone is particularly beautiful. Here you can make small purchases and also tempt boutiques with exclusive offers. The local gastronomy scene is very varied and there are restaurants with typical Majorcan cuisine as well as restaurants with international specialities. You can end the day in the popular holiday resort with a good meal or enjoy the magic of the night on the Balearic island at one of the numerous events. If you don't want to do without urban flair during your holidays, you should plan an excursion to the historical city Alcùdia or to the enchanting small town Pollença. Both cities shine with a worth seeing old town and offer excellent shopping possibilities. Also culinary Alcùdia and Pollença have a lot to offer and thus both cities offer a varied holiday day in a historical ambience.