Find out how to travel through Mallorca on your summer holidays
If you are going to travel to Mallorca and you still do not know how to getting around the island, we are going to tell you immediately everything you should know to explore this natural environment, enjoying its beaches, leisure and gastronomy.
How to travel through Mallorca knowing places?
There are many ways to travel through Mallorca; from the car rental of all models and brands, bicycles, motorcycles or even by public transport.
To travel around the most visited island in summer, where you can live unforgettable moments, you will need a transport to move not only to the most beautiful beaches and coves but also to know their charming villages. In short, you will need a car to easily get to the most important spots in Mallorca.
From the moment you land at Palma de Mallorca airport you can start to live your journey to know every corner of this wonderful island. You have the possibility to take a taxi or a bus the airport or even rent a cheap car right there, which is the most comfortable option so the bus trips are very long. You should also remember that a taxi can reach up to 75 euros. If your travel plan is go over across the island from one location to another it will be cheaper to drive in your own rented car.
On the other hand, if you have chosen to travel by boat to Mallorca, you will embark in the port of Alcudia. You can rent the vehicle you prefer from there and connect very easily with other villages thanks to the motorway direct access.
If you are going to travel to Mallorca your holidays and you still do not know how to getting around the island, we are going to tell you immediately everything you should know to explore this natural environment, enjoying its beaches, leisure and gastronomy.
The advantages of renting a car in Mallorca:
Most tourists who want to know the island by their own, choose to travel by a rental car. Mallorca offers so many activities that you will so you will need to move from one point to another without waiting and in an easy and comfortable way.
If you prefer to take the bus or the train, you will have to invest in the transport budget of your Mallorca holidays. If your vacations are long, you can even exceed the budget on train tickets, taxi or bus. Do not risk it!
Another great advantage of renting a car in Mallorca is that you can drive quietly along its roads. You can see incredible landscapes and even make stops. Do not be surprised if on the way by car, suddenly you see a wonderful sunset.
Many tourists choose to make their reservations during the planning of the trip to avoid inconveniences at the destination.
Something to keep in mind for your trip to Mallorca is that the accessibility of public transport over long distances is not very good. Public transport is a great idea if you are in a specific area, as Santa Ponsa and you know that you will not want to move there because this area offers all the services for some perfect holidays in Mallorca.
During the summer season, tourists and residents share public transportation and buses and trains are often crowded. The best idea is to use public transport for short distances. In this way, you will avoid long walks and the waits will be less harsh.
One of the great advantages that you will undoubtedly notice using public transport is avoid the traffic, especially in case of taking the train or the subway. No one likes to be on vacation and having to suffer traffic.
Transport and tourism
There is a peculiar transport in Mallorca that has become a great tourist attraction. This is the train of Sóller, a railway from 1912 that goes from the capital, Palma de Mallorca, to this valley known for its orange trees. This train runs through several villages of Sierra de Tramuntana and is a very rewarding experience for both children and adults. One more thing to add to the list of things to do in Mallorca on holidays.
The railway station of this original trains is located at Plaza de España in Palma de Mallorca. Just like there you will find the main station to reach any point of the island by bus (EMT or TIB), train or metro. The Transport Consortium of the island manages the entire public network of the Balearic Islands, linking Palma with the different localities in the area. In addition, you have trains that leave from the station of Palma in Plaza de España to the different points with stops in the villages, as Inca or Manacor.
Another way to get around in Mallorca and at the same time, enjoy discovering the island is the bicycle. In all places of the island you will find points where you can rent a bicycle for the whole trip or even take a bicycle for just a few hours. Do you dare to do a cycling tour of Santa Ponsa?
Transport in Santa Ponsa
Our great Portofino apartments are located in the center of Santa Ponsa, an area that undoubtedly offers all the necessary services for some wonderful summer holidays with the whole family. As it could not be otherwise, Santa Ponsa has excellent connections from the airport and the city of Palma de Mallorca. In fact, getting to Santa Ponsa is very easy on the main motorway of Mallorca.
Santa Ponsa also has different bus lines that constantly move around the area, as well as different points to take bicycles.
After all these considerations, you already can decide what most suits your needs for your holiday in Mallorca. You can choose from the bus to connect the most important cities to the car rental to travel by your own.
Now you can travel by car, bus or train through Mallorca with affordable prices and move easily! Have some magical holidays with everything you need to share an unforgettable days with family or friends.