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Local poet Costa i Llobera masterfully transmitted the beauty and classical resonance of “The Pine Tree of Formentor”, which is still revered at the Literary Conversations held since 1959 at the present-day Hotel Barceló Formentor. In a similar vein, the town’s commitment to the world of culture remains firm to this very day. Tales that are within your reach to listen to, feel, experience or share with whoever you may wish. If you’d like to receive alerts about free activities, concerts or specific shows, or you’d like further information on any of the content on this site, all you have to do is sign up. Start planning your holidays right now!
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Pollença, a place with stories to tell
Picture a place where verdant pine-clad mountains descend to meet an intensely turquoise sea. A town where stunning backdrops, a fascinating past and friendly locals are part of everything you do.
Imagine for a moment the authentic character of a dynamic town, with lively and creative people making Pollença a place with a full of content.
The town, with its old quarter, is the hub of social activities. Outlying resorts round off the destination: the Port, with excellent accommodation and tourist amenities, and Cala Sant Vicenç, with some of the best hotels on the island.
And, of course, the Formentor peninsula. Its famous hotel, its viewing point or its lighthouse have been sources of inspiration for politicians, artists and thinkers alike. Now you can discover them too.
Welcome to Pollença, a place with stories to tell.
How to get to Pollença
The distance from Palma Airport to the town is 60km and the journey should take around 45 minutes.
- Leave the airport and follow signs for Palma on the Ma-19 motorway.
- After just over 4km, turn off at Exit 3 and join the westbound lane of the Ma-20 motorway.
- After 2.6km, on the outskirts of Palma, turn off at Exit 3 and join the Ma-13 following signs for Inca/Port d'Alcúdia.
- After almost 40km, turn off at Exit 40 (signposted Pollença), cross the bridge over the motorway and join the final 10km stretch of road to Pollença.
- At Palma Airport there are taxi stands and coach stops with information about fares and routes.
- A taxi costs around 70 euros, slightly less if leaving from central Palma.
- The website of the local public transport company (TIB) has information about coach routes and timetables:
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Pollença, history and heritage
Discover the old town
Port de Pollença, maritime landscapes with history
Discover the fishermen's harbour and the sea promenade
Cala Sant Vicenç, place of inspiration for artists
Enjoy the crystalline coves and prehistoric caves
Formentor, incredible natural paradise
Coves, viewpoints and unique sunsets
DISCOVER AND ENJOY THE TRUE POLLENÇA
Each place has a tale to tell
HEAVENLY NATURE ALL AROUND YOU
Hiking trails and hidden coves
YOU WILL FIND EVERYTHING YOU NEED
Items to use during your stay or souvenirs to take home
A HOST OF ACCOMMODATION OPTIONS
Here? Or what about here?
DISCOVER PATHS TO SWITCH-OFF
Enjoy our natural and landscape richness
PROTECTED NATURAL AREAS FOR BIRDWATCHING
Discover birds on your own or with your family
MAGNIFICENT LANDSCAPES AND MILD TEMPERATURES
It doesn't matter if you are into road or off-road riding
Blue waters and green mountains
Sail along our waters
MILD WEATHER THROUGHOUT THE YEAR
Enjoy our natural and landscape wealth
LOCAL CUISINE, A WORLD OF SENSATIONS
Flavour and contrasts
Move on your own way
Options to arrive and travel
BEACHES IN POLLENÇA
The natural surroundings of Pollença have fascinated many artists. Just picture yourself paddling in a transparent blue sea, sheltered by awe-inspiring mountains.
Pollença boasts breathtaking landscapes and off-the-beaten-track coves that reward you with one of the purest waters the Mediterranean can offer.
HIKING IN POLLENÇA
The surroundings of Pollença offer many options for lovers of nature and the outdoors. Enjoy the gorgeous scenery along our hiking trails. In addition, our mild climate makes hiking feasible throughout virtually the whole year.
SHOPPING AND HANDICRAFT IN POLLENSA
The Pollença complementary offer includes a wide variety of shops and facilities that meet the needs of tourists.
Here you will find anything you need. It is offered by people expert in receiving visitors, from generation to generation, for over a hundred years.
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