Mallorca has far more to offer than a beer district and sunshine. Very few visitors know that Mallorca is the ideal venue for a culture-packed vacation. Mallorca’s impressive history dates back more than 6,000 years and the island always has been influenced by many factors, both internal and external.
A varied cultural landscape
Still today, Mallorca sports a large number of architectural monuments and has a multi-faceted cultural landscape, making it an ideal destination for an interesting yet relaxing cultural vacation. In fact, tourists come here to discover the many monuments, architectural highlights and museums as well as the island’s literature, art and cuisine. One of the main attractions is the cathedral in downtown Palma, but the castle, the Palacio Real, churches, monasteries, fortresses, galleries and, in particular, the museums are visitor magnets as well.
What would Mallorca’s cultural life be without the symphony orchestra’s concerts, the operas, the classical music festivals and the many performances of contemporary music.
Internationally acclaimed – Mallorcan cuisine
Mallorcan cuisine is part of the island’s cultural heritage. Mediterranean in style it includes a huge variety of vegetables, from zucchini and eggplant to peppers, tomatoes and garlic as well as fish and olive oil. The island’s cultural landscape is as varied as its cuisine, a package that will turn your cultural vacation on Mallorca into an unforgettable experience.