Complete road map of Mallorca
To get around Mallorca you need a means of transport, a few maps, some money or credit cards, your identity card or passport, your health insurance and little more.
Historians locate the first traces of human life in Mallorca two thousand years before Christ.
As a proof of that, in some areas of the island, there are navetas and talaiots with a good conservation status, which are remains of an important Megalithic culture. You can find them in the Talaiotic settlements of Capocorb and Ses Païsses in the municipalities of Llucmajor/Cala Pi and Artà, respectively.
festivals, in Mallorca there are a considerable variety of periodic
cultural events with different backgrounds. That's because of the heterogeneous
culture of the island as a result of the people that has lived in Mallorca
(Egyptians, Carthaginian, Roman, Muslims, Jewish and Catalans)
we’ve got a diverse holiday calendar
Mallorca is part of the Balearic Islands, one of the 17 Spanish autonomous regions. It has its own parliament, president and a High Court of Justice.
In winter, temperatures are mild (the daily temperatures range from 10° to 15° C, while the night temperatures range from 5° to 10° C). In summer (July and August), temperatures are usually around 27°C, with a maximum of 30° - 32° C. They are perfect to swim in the sea.
Population: 862.397 inhabitants (Census 2009)
Language: Spanish, Catalan (both are official)
20.15% of the public health system users (IB Salut) in the Balearic Islands are of foreign nationality. At the end of June, in this autonomous region, a total of 1.034.272 people had a health card, 816.355 of which were from Mallorca.
In case of emergency, you can ask for immediate help by dialling 122, the Emergencies telephone number for the Balearic Islands. The call is free and you can be attended in four different languages (Spanish, Catalan, English and German).
Salvator, Ludwig. Mallorca: las baleares descritas por la palabra y el dibujo (Die Balearen) I. Palma de Mallorca: José J. de Olañeta, 2000.
Official reserve accommodation
Book online hotel, apartments, serviced apartments, hostels, cottages, villas and boutique hotels in Mallorca (Balearic Islands). Tour to travel to Mallorca on holiday or business trips.
Mallorca Hotel Business Federation - NIF V07221435 - Aragón 215 3ª planta - (07008) Palma de Mallorca - Illes Balears - Spain.
Recorded in the Executive Office Deposit Statute of Professional Associations of the Balearic Islands, dated September 1977.