If you are looking for an island rich in almost everything; superb beaches, breathtaking views and beautiful sunrise and sunsets, Mallorca (Majorca) is the place to be. As the biggest Balearic Island just off Spain, Mallorca’s beaches will never let you down. There are 179 beaches in the Majorca Island with a total length of 50 km. To make your search to the best beach a bit easier, we’ve therefore created a list of the best beaches in Mallorca.
1. Es Coll Baix
If you love nature and love walking a few kilometers through surrounding thick pine trees, then you will love this beach. This beach is considered to be one of the unique beaches in the area. The beach is completely unspoiled and stretches 250 meters long and 75 meters wide. Dramatic mountain peaks surround Es Coll Baix, and the beach has a mixture of beautiful pebbles and sand. The beach has a white turquoise shade and effortlessly deepens on the shore, and it is also a perfect spot for anchoring near the coast.
2. Es Caragol
Also known as Platja des Caragol, Es Caragol offers a very peaceful and beautiful view over the turquoise sea. Besides that, the beach is 60 meters wide and 500 meters long. Its white sand is fine and light with sparse vegetation. Es Caragol is ideal for kids because of the shallow waters.
3. Porals Vells
This beautiful sandy beach is quite popular with locals and families. Within the sandy bays, there are numerous caves to explore. There is also a kiosk that offers snacks, a small restaurant, and sanitary facilities. Many big yachts visit this beach during summer.
4. Cala Llamp
The water in this rocky beach is crystal clean and thus perfect for snorkeling. The bay has no sandy beach but has a seawater pool, a bar, and a restaurant.
5. Cala Mondrago
Cala Mondrago is a stunning sandy double bay that lays in the environment-protected area of Mondrago and ranges among the most beautiful spots on the Eastern coast. Beautiful pine wood stretches almost to the turquoise colored sea. The fine white sand gives this bay a natural look. Cala Mondrago is ideal for families with small children. There are a big public car park and a beach bar that offers snacks and refreshments.
6. Cala Agulla
Cala Agulla lies in the north-eastern part of Mallorca and boasts of fine, golden-brown sand. A pine forest surrounds the 520 meters long beach and is perfect for games such as volleyball.
7. S’ Amarador
S’Amarador is an award-winning beach on the southeastern coast of Mallorca. They won the award after comparing the beach with over 3000 beaches in Western Europe. This beach is one of the two beautiful beaches in Mondrago Natural Park. S’Amarador beach is also unspoiled and well preserved. It is surrounded by pine trees and offers a breathtaking view over the sea.
8. Cala Deia
Cala Deia is a small but charming shingle beach with clear waters and rock pools. It lies on the west coast of Mallorca. The beach is made up of coarse sand and pebbles. It’s is only 6 meters deep and stretches 70 meters. Two excellent Majorcan restaurants serve the beach, where you can sit and enjoy the beautiful surroundings. High cliffs that lead into the pine trees shelter the bay of Cala Deia. Cala Deia is not suitable for anchoring thanks to the strong northerly winds.
9. Cala d’Or
This beach spreads out over a long stretch of Mallorca’s coastline. Cala d’Or is one of the best beaches in Mallorca and associates with four other beaches situated in small coves; Cala Esmeralda, Cala Serena, Cala Ferrera and Cala Gran. The beaches are gorgeous, and they are quite popular and busy during the peak summer months. Cala Serena is a small sandy bay with rocky edges and clear waters. Cala Ferrera is bigger and deeper than Cala Serena; it features sun-beds, pedalos, and parasols. Cala Esmerelda is a small beach of 25 square meters, surrounded by apartments and hotels.
Cala Gran is the biggest and the deepest beach in Cala d’Or. It measures 40 meters long and is 100 meters deep. It also has soft, fine and white sand and is one of the best beaches in Mallorca.
10. Es Trenc
Es Trenc is the best nude beach in Mallorca that is unspoiled. Here, people walk naked in the midst of the quiet and undisturbed beach. The fantastic 3 km beach offers the finest of the white sand beach, and crystal clear water and horizon pose the perfect view.
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