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Things To Do in Palma de Mallorca, Spain (TOP 5 LIST)

Updated on June 29, 2013

Things to do in Palma de Mallorca, Spain (TOP 5 LIST)

Things to do in Palma de Mallorca, Spain (TOP 5 LIST)

Things to do in Palma de Mallorca, Spain (TOP 5 LIST)


The city of Palma de Mallorca, Spain has an estimated population of about 401,270 residents (according to the 2010 Spain Census). This makes it the 8th most populated city in Spain. Palma de Mallorca offers a variety of attractions and activities to both tourists and locals alike. Here are the top 5 things to do in Palma de Mallorca, Spain:


1. Cathedral
The building of the Cathedral has great architectural significance. The gothic design used in the building is very impressive. The building is very attractive from the external as well as the internal. For travelers and tourists who love sightseeing churches and cathedrals, the main cathedral in Palma de Mallorca should be on the list as one of the things to do while visiting Palma de Mallorca, not only due to its architectural brilliance, but for the exceptionally soothing environment inside the Cathedral.


2. Soller Railway
The Soller Railway offers a very nice railway journey that provides you with a chance to enjoy great scenic beauty. It is quite a unique way to see and enjoy the views along the countryside. The journey is managed in a very comfortable setting. The train stops several times on the way to provide enough chance for visitors and tourists to take photographs and to enjoy the breathtaking views of the coast thoroughly.


3. Pilar and Joan Miro Foundation
The Pilar and Joan Miro Foundation is dedicated to the art of Joan Miro, one of the most famous Catalan artists. A number of paintings, drawings and graphic works created by Miro have been displayed at the museum. The garden also holds some of the sculptures created by him. The visitors get a chance to see the studios and the tools which Miro used while working on his creations. The architecture of the building is also noteworthy. It was designed by Spanish architect Rafael Moneo, who won the Pritzker Architecture Prize in 1996. The staff is very friendly and helpful, which is great when viewing artistic work. They are always eager to provide you lots of information regarding the exhibits. Getting a chance to know so much about the great artist is a great experience.

Things to do in Palma de Mallorca, Spain (TOP 5 LIST)

Things to do in Palma de Mallorca, Spain (TOP 5 LIST)


4. Son Amar Theater
The Son Amar Theater presents some great performances. The food served at the theater is exceptional, not to mention the service. Above all, the performances are unparalleled. Whether you love dance, drama, or any other type of performance, the Son Amar Theater is widely known in Palma de Mallorca as exemplifying some of the best performances in the city.


5. Bellver Castle
Bellver Castle is a 14th century castle which also includes a museum. The castle offers a great view of the city. The castle has 3 floors, each of which is dedicated to different types of attractions. The ground floor houses the museum displaying items related to the history of the city of Palma de Mallorca. The first floor holds furniture, rooms, etc. preserved from the ancient times. The second floor provides a great view of the surrounding areas.


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