Palma de Mallorca Yacht Charter

The stunning and charming town of Palma de Mallorca is a favourite Mediterranean yachting destination and luxury sailing yacht base.  As such there are also a large number of superyachts and charter yachts that cruise this part of Mallorca, Spain in the Mediterranean.  With relatively consistent warm summer breezes and a large and deep port, Palma is the home of a large number of impressive sailing yachts and the town hosts several superyacht races and yachting events.

This large historic port is located in the district of Playa de Palma on the western section of the Mallorca coast. An autonomous city of the islands of Balearic and largest city in the island, Palma de Mallorca is also the main port and primary maritime superyacht hub of the island.

Palma de Mallorca is steeped with rich history and old traditions, being an old settlement that dates back to the first millennium. This stunning coastal town is now the buzzword in yacht charter circles and definitely an essential part of an authentic Mediterranean holiday. Thanks to its warm character and historical marvels, Palma de Mallorca is one of the top destinations in the Balearic Islands.

Yacht Charter Holiday in Palma de Mallorca

Mallorca, which is also referred in yacht charter tourist circuits as Majorca, is a stunningly beautiful Spanish island frequented by tourists, especially during the summer months. It is a Mediterranean paradise enclave known for its sunny weather, pristine beaches and vibrant parties.

Top destinations include important historical landmarks and archeological structures found in several locations including those within the city of Palma de Mallorca. In fact, the holiday attractions and events are the primary reasons why a significant number of tourists and yachting enthusiast spend most of their time in the city during their Mediterranean holidays. 

When drawing up your plans for the holidays, it is important that you include in your itinerary all the major attractions and important destinations within the city. This should include notable attractions such as the Cathedral, the Plaza de Espanya, the Old City section and the Banys Arabs.

Because of its ideal location, tourists and yacht charter aficionados have several options in accessing this idyllic city. Mainstream tourists come to this holiday resort through Palma de Mallorca airport, which is just 9 km off the main district of the city. This international airport terminal serves major airlines from various European cities.

Another option to reach the city is by luxury yacht or superyacht. This is actually the more popular alternative as yacht charter aficionados get a chance to savor the full splendor and allure of this charming Old Spanish city.

More about what to see and Do in Palma

The main district and the old section of the city are the important places in Palma de Mallorca that you need to explore and discover. The prevailing architecture is an eclectic mix of elegant eastern theme and impressive western treatments. Notable attractions that you need to check out include the Pueblo Español, the Castel de Bellver, the Paseo Maritimo, the Museum of Contemporary Arts and the Catedral de Mallorca. Of course, for the more adventurous souls, a holiday in Palma de Mallorca is not complete without a visit to the exciting Bull Ring.

If you are looking for some serious shopping in the city of Palma de Mallorca, then you should check out the shops and boutiques along the main streets within the old section of the city as well as the El Corte Ingles.

There are a lot of important and popular attractions and activities that will keep you up and about during your holiday in Palma de Mallorca. There will definitely be no dull moments and the unique appeal of this charming old Spanish city and this combined with the large number of luxury yacht charters will keep you keep coming back for more.

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