Stylish shopping and vibrant nightlife
Palma City holidays offer a chance to escape to a vibrant, cosmopolitan and thriving Spanish city. Capital to all the Balearic Islands the city dates back to before the Roman times and is highly accessible, especially during the summer months.
Situated on the huge stretch of Palma Bay is has a reputation for attracting the chic international jet setting crowd and regularly see's the Spanish Royal family visiting. With so much focus on the Majorcan beach holiday, Palma will surprise any visitor new to its streets.
The famous harbour bares witness to lush expensive cruise liners departing for the seas and private luxury yachts resting on the waters. Although Palma does not have a beach, the neighbouring resorts baring golden sands and clear waters are within easy reach. Late deals to Palma are more focused on shopping, dining and living the high life. Stylish designer boutiques and department stores are a shopper's haven and the local area specialises in leather and lace meaning you can purchase a truly unique garment. Once you've shopped till you've dropped its time to head to the vibrant and diverse nightlife Palma has to offer.
Ranging from small and traditional to elegant and formal the restaurants here really offer a taste to suit everyone. Then you can finish your night in one of the many hot night spots the city has to offer when the city comes alive with glamour. If you want foam parties and neon lights then the nearby Palma Nova is just a short taxi ride away.
Quick Palma Tips
Palma is not only the capital city of Majorca, is is also the capital of the Balearic Islands as a whole
The currency used on Palma holidays is the Euro
The time difference between the UK and Palma is GMT + 1 hour
There are no visa requirements for UK passport holders for travel to Palma
Flying from the UK to Palma Airport (PMI), Majorca takes approximately 2 hours 15 minutes
As the islands airport is located just outside of the city, transfer times are kept to an absolute minimum, making Palma a perfect city break destination
Stunning architecture and fantastic history
Late deals to Palma City also offer a plethora of history and culture. The Cathedral of Palma, La Seu, is an amazing building over 300 years old. Designed to a Gothic affect it is home to one of the largest stain glass windows and is a truly impressive sight. Situated close by is the Bellver Castle home to the city's museum.
Alternatively you can try your hand at sailing, take a boat trip, enjoy a walking tour or explore the art galleries. With so much on offer, an amazing coastal location, stunning architecture, a fantastic night life and fabulous shopping, Palma City is one of the most exciting city breaks on offer. Late deals to Palma are available to book at Latedeals.co.uk.
Top Places To Visit
Castell de Bellver
Built in 1309, this is the only castle in Spain that is totally circular in design. Once used for royalty, then as a prison it now houses a museum and is frequently used for concerts.
Visit the home of Majorca's famous artificial pearls, and the processing plant where they are manufactured before treating yourself at the factory shop.