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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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The charming north of the island
- Level of difficulty: Easy
- Total ascent: 137 - 137 m
- Distance covered: 14.96 km
- Height: 42 m
- Estimated time: 1 h 15 min
Port de Pollença - Cala Sant Vicenç - Port de Pollença
Just 30 minutes from Port de Pollença, Cala Sant Vicenç is a fine example of the charms of Majorca’s north coast.
Its main appeal is its four beaches: Cala Barques, with fine white sand, is also the best place to appreciate one of Cala Sant Vicenç’s most beautiful features, known as “Es Cavall Bernat” (Bernat the Horse), Cala Clara, Cala Molins, and Cala Carbó, which is covered in boulders and pebbles.
These coves can be reached from one road next to the sea.
Hotel Cala Sant Vicenç *****
Accommodations include a luxurious collection of 38 guest rooms, including 17 suites, presented in Mediterranean style with ...
At Portvil we work incessantly so that your stay with us becomes a magical and unforgettable memory. ...
Pinos Altos **
Pinos Altos is placed in Cala San Vicente, an ideal spot for relaxing holiday. A five minutes ...
VIKING SWIMRUN POLLENÇA
It is held at Cala de Sant Vicenç (Pollença).
COURSE CALA SANT VICENÇ - COVES BLANQUES
Organised by the Cala de Sant Vicenç Residents’ Association.
Cala de Sant Vicenç festivities
As it is characteristic in this type of celebrations there are sports, recreation, cultural and religious acts, ...
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La Moraleja *****
En la Moraleja encontrará un concepto auténtico de elegancia, cada una de las piezas decorativas que le rodearán ...
From the popular tourist destination of Cala Sant Vicenç a birdwatching route of great importance starts. It ...
Cala Sant Vicenç
From the popular tourist destination of Cala Sant Vicenç a birdwatching route of great importance starts. It will combine interest ...
Coves Blanques -Puig de l'Àguila/La Mola
The walk starts in a track of land which crosses a pine wood, we arrive to an ...
Cala Sant Vicenç
Cala Sant Vicenç boasts one of the town's most emblematic images, the jagged Cavall Bernat mountain ridge ...
Villa El Pinar ETV 1043
ETB 1043, the villa offers four bedrooms, two of them are en sujite, three bathrooms, one guest ...
El Bar Mallorca es una cafetería muy popular en la zona, con muchos años en funcionamiento. Regentado ...
This beach with white fine-grained sand is quite small and on the sides there are some huge ...
The residential houses and the touristic buildings that reach the coastline between the cliffs surround this beach, ...
Hoposa Hotel Niu ****
Hotel Niu is a small establishment with only 24 rooms arranged over two floors. Its exceptional location ...
Grupotel Molins ****
For half a century it has been considered one of the most charming hotels on Mallorca. This ...
Cala Sant Vicenç was the natural setting for the films like Captain black Jack directed by J. ...
Cala Molins and Cavall Bernat
Cala Molins is a sandy inlet with crystal clear waters that is a part, together with Cala ...
This coastal corner is below Talaia Vella, which is 355 metres high. This beach headland is characterized ...
This small wonderful sea inlet is sheltered from the dangerous winds from the north by the cliffs, ...
You cannot leave Cala de Sant Vicenç without visiting the Alzinaret prehistoric caves dated around 1600 B.C., ...
This deep u-shaped sea inlet finishes on the mouth of different torrents, where even in the summer ...