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The Best Markets in Mallorca

Die besten Märkte in Mallorca

The best Markets in Mallorca

The best Markets in Mallorca. During your holidays on Mallorca you definitely should visit one of its numerous craft markets where you can buy typical mallorcan products, handmade crafts or typical souvenirs, all with interesting discounts and offers.

The markets offer a wide variety of typical Majorcan products, like food products (bakery products, cheese, ham etc.) but also furniture, music, books, antiques, jewelry or toys, in a close and very pleasant environment.

We recommend you, visiting some of the following markets during your stay on the island. These are the best markets in Mallorca.

Take advantage of the week and visit the best craft markets on Mallorca!

MONDAY: Manacor, Caimari, Montuïri, Port d’Andratx, Calvià.

TUESDAY: Alcúdia, Palma de Mallorca, Porto Colom, Santa Margalida, Campanet.

WEDNESDAY: Llucmajor, Sineu, Villafranca de Bonany, Sencelles, Petra, Selva.

THURSDAY: Inca, Campos, Sant Joan, Consell, Sant Llorenç des Cardàssar, Ses Salines, Alaior.

These are the best weekend Markets in Mallorca:

FRIDAY: Souvenirs, Postcards,  Jewelery, Clothes and more..

In Binissalem every Friday there is a market of garden products, fruits, plants and flowers. In addition to multi-ethnic clothing, leather shoes, handbags, decoration, etc.

On the market of Son Servera there are multitude of positions with products like dresses, T-shirts, shoes, jewelry, ceramics, bags and souvenirs. Son Servera is a pretty village of Mallorca with restaurants, shops, supermarkets, cafes, etc. Just 3km from Cala Millor, the coastal town with its promenade where you can relax and see the sea from one of its terraces and cafés.

In Palma, the capital of Mallorca, you can stroll through the market of Rafal Nou (between the streets of Selva and Ses Salines) and Sa Vileta (Tarent Square). In this city, there is also a wide offer for shopping with its shopping malls, fashion boutiques, perfumeries, shoe stores, etc.
On Friday there is also a market in the towns of Son Carrió, Can Picafort, Algaida, Inca and Son Ferrer in Calviá. The market in Inca is one of the best known and most popular.

SATURDAY: The ecological market of Palma de Mallorca
We recommend to visit Palma on Saturday, the market known as the “Baratillo de las Avenidas” and the ecological market, which is in the market place of “Plaza del Bisbe Berenguer de Palou”.
The market of Campos is celebrated in the main street with a very festive atmosphere and with local products of the island. In addition the cafes and terraces are a great option for a snack.

SUNDAY: The Alcudia market, a party.
The Alcudia market in the historic center of the city, is one of the most important of all Mallorca for its great quantity of products for sale. Fresh fruits, vegetables or Sweets (donuts, ensaimadas etc..) as well as Hippie article, Latin and African products (masks, bags, figurines, etc), costume jewelery, bed sheets and the most exclusive souvenirs on the island.
On Sunday you can also visit the markets of Llucmajor, Moscari, Muro, Sa Pobla, Pollensa, Porto Cristo, Santa María del Camí and Valldemossa.

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Mallorca in Winter – discover beautiful landscapes and mallorcan traditions!

Invierno en Mallorca

Mallorca in Winter

Mallorca Winter – Known as a summer destination with a lot of  sun and beautiful beaches, the main island of the Balearics offers much more, special in the winter months.

Palma de Mallorca in Winter is an ancient city with a lot of activity and authentic traditions; The rural environment throughout the island is green and just beautiful to visit and the Serra de Tramuntana is covered as a backdrop of white snow. All this makes Mallorca a very successful place in which to spend your Christmas holidays as a family or have a short getaway with friends.

* The Mallorcan traditions that you should know and see:

Christmas markets in Palma:
The spectacular craft market Som Nadalencs is located in the Plaza Mayor. Popular for its figurines of Bethlehem and for the typical mallorcan gastronomic products.

The Arrival of the Three Kings:
If something represents Spain, these are the 3 kings and on Mallorca its a spectacular event, if they arrive.The streets are filled with lights, camels and riders. Specially for children its  full of color and magic, the highlight of every Christmas season.
In some places like Porto Cristo or Cala Millor you can appreciate the beauty of seeing the three Kings loaded with gifts on a boat, arriving at the famous white beaches of Mallorca that for a night filled with magic and fireworks.

But not only is Christmas something beautiful on Mallorca in winter; during all the winter months occur events worth seeing, such as the birth of the blossom of the almond trees.
Between January and February all almonds of Majorca dress in white, blue and pink flowers, a print that has served as inspiration for paintings, novels and photographs.
You can visit places full of such almond trees as Randa or Sóller, or taste typical dishes of the almond on Mallorca like the Gatò (vanilla ice cream with a sweet almond cake) or the homemade Turrón (a kind of spanish confectionery). Book one of our beautiful holiday homes surrounded by countryside and almond trees and live close to these beautiful event.

You can also enjoy the celebration of San Sebastián in Palma or Sant Antoni in the rest of the towns, in January, this party was founded on the Island of Mallorca and really is fascinating.
If you like animals you can not miss the celebration, as hundrets of people bring their animals to be baptized.
And if you like food and good celebrations you can not miss this evening, where the streets are filled with bonfires and typical dances to their surroundings, music and fun.

Also during the winter there are many cultural offerings, you can see thousands of sculptures in the streets and cities of Mallorca, and many museums at your disposal from great sculptors and architects, to great painters or museums of Majorcan history.

Now you know! Mallorca is great in its fullness throughout the year, it is culture, it is beauty, it is so much more than sun and beaches.

Definitely a great choice for a good holiday – Mallorca in Winter!