On this page is a list of excursions, tours and things to do in Cala Mayor to help you to plan your Holiday.
Thanks to our experience and our local contacts, we have a wide range of excursions, tours and activities to do in Cala Mayor: boat trips, sightseeing tours, the best attraction tickets, good value trips and many more.
Located in the south of the Island of Mallorca, Cala Mayor is one of the most important beach resorts in that area, a few kilometers from the capital of the island, Palma. Cala Mayor has all the facilities that a Mallorca resort can offer with a large number of hotels, restaurants, shops... and offers many things to do and places to visit, and a variety of bus tours and excursions to different tourist attractions.
If you like nature and mountains, there are some interesting routes and walks in the area. The nearby village of Genova is located within distance, and from there you can do some spectacular walks that will reward you with views overlooking the resort of Cala Mayor and the bay of Palma. The area of the Sierra de Tramuntana is slightly further away. An option to visit the Sierra de Tramuntana from Cala Mayor is with the excursion to Soller and La Calobra, combining a trip by train, boat, tram and coach, which is also one of the most popular tours on offer.
For those who love the sea, Cala Mayor has a variety of blue flag beaches with water activities on offer, such as jetski, speedboat or many boat trips and catamaran trips that will take you to navigate the coast of Mallorca, and discover its landscape of beautiful coves. From the Port of Calanova there are many water and sailing activities organised as well as flyboard. Many of the catamaran excursions leave from the Port of Palma, which is quite close to Cala Mayor.
In Cala Mayor you also find the Palace of Marivent, summer residence of the Spanish royal family. During some months of the year ther palace's royal gardens are open to the public for free. The Joan Miro Museum, dedicated to this famous painter who had his workplace there, is also in Cala Mayor.
On the main corner of Cala Mayor is the Avenida Joan Miro, where there is a wide range of bars, restaurants and shops, together with residential houses and apartments and hotels.
A must see is the city of Palma de Mallorca, very close to Cala Mayor. You can make the visit with our tour that combines an open top bus, walking route and visit to the Cathedral of Palma. Or you can take the public bus. In Palma there are many things to visit, such as the cathedral, the Almudaina Palace or the Lonja tapas area.
For those staying in Cala Mayor who want a great shopping experience, we recommend Porto Pi, a commercial centre with more than 100 shops, restaurants and entertainment. Porto Pi is close to Cala Mayor and it is easy to get there by public bus.
Close to Cala Mayor is one of the largest water parks of Mallorca, the Western Water Park, which has many slides, attractions and a wave pool and is themed in the style of the American Wild West. Aqualand is a bit further but is Mallorca's biggest water park and you can buy a package with entrance ticket and return transport from Cala Mayor.
Other popular excursions from Cala Mayor are horse riding excursions or the tours to the Caves of Drach and to Formentor, both with pick up by the hotels in Cala Mayor.
If you go to the top of the page you will find on your right a section of activities where you can filter and find excursions for families with children. The visit to theme parks such as Marineland, Katmandu Park or Palma Aquarium are very popular activities that we recommend for families with children, since they are located just a few kilometers from Cala Mayor.
If you want to join an evening show, our recommendation is the Son Amar evening show, a fabulous evening out with dinner included in the price, and one of the most spectacular night shows on the island of Mallorca.