Cap de Formentor is on the island of Mallorca’s most northern tip. It is characterised by beautiful mountains, yet is still very Mediterranean with its gorgeous sands and blue seas. There are many local towns to visit nearby such as Alcudia, the Roman capital of Mallorca. The views from the resort are gorgeous when standing on cliff tops, looking out to sea, and there are pine forests and an array of culture to explore too.
Hotels in Cap de Formentor
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Things to do
Whether you're looking for a beach getaway or city break, Cap de Formentor has something to offer every discerning traveller
Platja de Formentor
Located in a cove peninsula with mountain views, one way of getting to this beach is by boat.
A Blue Flag beach with soft white sands for sunbathing. It also boasts a stunning pine forest backdrop.
The Gothic castle was built in the 14th century and is now one of Majorca's main attractions.
Museum of Spanish Contemporary Art
Housed in a 17th century mansion, this museum contains work by 20th century artists including Picasso, Dali and Miro.
This enchanting Roman Catholic cathedral boasts one of the world's largest stained glass windows.
Perched on the top of a cliff, the castle and chapel offer spectacular views of the Tramuntana mountains and Palma.
With everything from bustling markets to designer shops, Majorca is perfect for a little retail therapy.
If you want to get around in Majorca, why not hire a bike? It's a great way to see the island.
Santa Ponsa is a great option if you're interested in watersports, from water skis to pedal boats and scuba diving.
Mallorcan wines are among the best in Spain. Book a wine tour to vineyards and estates to sample some.
Pimientos de padrón
A popular starter made of green peppers in olive oil and salt. They are very sweet in flavour.
A starter of potatoes, red pepper, artichokes, peas, olive oil, garlic and black pudding.
Pa amb oli
A speciality bread made with olive oil. Most bars offer a ham or cheese option and it can be eaten any time of the day.
These combinations of meat and vegetables in delicious sauces are widely available in bars.
The bars and cafes on the streets are more popular than noisy discos. Casual dress is the norm.
One of the trendiest bars on the island, it can get very busy at peak times. It is located on les lletes beach.
A beach bar, famous for its cocktails and blaring rock music. Go and have a dance on the beach!
Bananas & Co.
This nightspot has a lounge bar open from 11pm to 4am. It's mainly popular with the younger tourists.
Holidays in Cap de Formentor
Cap de Formentor has something to offer everyone from last minute breaks to family friendly holidays