Alcudia is one of the most popular resort towns in Mallorca, located at the northern end of the island and one of the most attractive places to visit in Spain. It’s the perfect travel destination whether you’re traveling alone for some “you time” or a special occasion with friends and family. Even though Alcudia is a small town, there are still plenty of things to do. Mallorca is filled with rich sights and culture for everyone. The alluring features of Alcudia are the gleaming stretches of sandy beaches and dramatic cliffs.
Relax on the white sandy beach
The best beach in Alcudia is certainly Alcudia Beach. This stretch of pristine fine sand is the longest beach in Mallorca and matches the beauty of other world class beaches. The white sand and turquoise sea compliment the golden sun on the horizon. Alcudia Beach is shallow and calm, making it fabulous for child-friendly activities. If action is more your style, this beach is the best spot for windsurfing and paragliding. ___________________________________________________________________
Explore the charming town of Pollensa
Just a 15 minute drive from Alcudia is Pollensa, one of the most beautiful cities in Mallorca. In the city center lies the ancient origin of the city. This medieval town has existed for thousands of years since the Roman Empire. The old town of Pollensa is illustrated in a charming atmosphere with winding cobbled streets and distinctive yellow houses.
The feeling here is that of community and adventure. Wander past El Calvari, a sprawling stone staircase leading up to the top of the city. Lastly, the food scene here is something not to be missed! Unique restaurants and shops offering the local flavours and atmosphere.
The best place to stay in Alcudia
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Visit the ancient city
Walk through the best-preserved medieval town in Mallorca, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the very best things to do in Alcudia. The oldest part of Alcudia was founded more than 2,000 years ago and is surrounded by a remarkable city wall from the 13th century. The old town offers numerous elegant restaurants, cafes, and little shops that are definitely worth visiting to get that local taste or souvenir.
When you enter the grand city gates, you’re welcomed by a network of quaint, narrow streets. The whole area is filled with ancient medieval buildings and Roman houses. The history here is alive and beaming. Every brick in the Roman built wall and every doorway along the lively streets tells a story. Climb up one of the historical city walls for a dramatic view of the surrounding area!
Sunset boat trip with the dolphins
Not all your time in Alcudia should be spent on land, why not spend a day at sea? You can find many types of boat adventures. How about a sunset trip or a diving trip? Seize the opportunity to sail with a catamaran, a speedboat, or a glass-bottom boat. Sail past the intriguing Cap de Formentor and watch the dolphins having fun in the ocean waves. Want to explore more? Catch one of the ferries sailing to the surrounding island of Menorca. Just an hour and a half to Ciutadella from the port of Alcudia. The options are endless and sure to make lasting memories.