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Mallorca 7-Day Sailing Itinerary

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Nestled in the heart of the Balearic Sea lies one of the most captivating archipelagos in the Mediterranean – Mallorca. Boasting crystal-clear waters, natural parks, and a blend of vibrant nightlife and breathtaking landscapes reminiscent of Ibiza or Formentera, Mallorca offers an enchanting island getaway like no other.

With its diverse offerings, Mallorca caters to all preferences, whether you seek thrilling adventures or simply wish to bask in the sun. From picturesque hikes to lively nightlife in the capital city of Palma, and of course, the delectable Spanish cuisine, Mallorca has it all.

However, the true essence of Mallorca lies in its coastal splendor – spanning approximately 550 kilometers of majestic cliffs, pristine white-sand beaches, secluded coves, and captivating grottos. It's no surprise that exploring Mallorca by boat offers an unparalleled experience for sailors of all skill levels and enthusiasts alike.

If you're planning a visit to Mallorca, embark on our exclusive 7-day itinerary to uncover the hidden treasures of this remarkable island.

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Mallorca Sailing Itinerary: 7 Days Exploring The Northern Coast

Day 1 - Portals Vells

Day 2 - Port d'Andraxt 

Day 3 - Cala Deià

Day 4 - Port De Soller

Day 5 - Parc Natural De Sa Dragonera 

Day 6 - Palma


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Day 1 - Palma to Portals Vells

  • Nautical Miles: Approximately 10 nm

  • Travel Time: Around 2-3 hours

Begin your adventure by picking up your yacht from the charter company and setting sail from Palma. As you cruise southwestward, you'll reach the enchanting coves of Portals Vells. These coves are renowned for their natural beauty, with clear turquoise waters and sandy beaches surrounded by pine forests. The name "Portals Vells" is derived from the caves ("portals") found in the cliffs, adding to the area's allure and mystique. Spend the day exploring the caves, snorkeling in the pristine waters, or simply relaxing on deck and soaking in the breathtaking scenery.

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Day 2 - Portals Vells to Port d’Andratx

  • Nautical Miles: Approximately 15 nm

  • Travel Time: Approximately 3-4 hours

Today, you'll sail along the picturesque coastline to the region of Andratx, known for its rugged landscapes and charming villages. Port d’Andratx is a bustling port town nestled in a scenic bay, surrounded by rolling hills and dramatic cliffs. Explore the quaint streets lined with boutique shops and art galleries, and indulge in fresh seafood at one of the waterfront restaurants. The harbor is a popular destination for luxury yachts, adding to the town's exclusive atmosphere.

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Day 3 - Port d’Andratx to Cala Deià

  • Nautical Miles: Approximately 10 nm

  • Travel Time: Around 2-3 hours

Your next destination is the secluded cove of Cala Deià, known for its rugged beauty and tranquil ambiance. Nestled between steep cliffs and crystal-clear waters, Cala Deià offers a peaceful retreat from the bustling towns. Explore the pebble beach and enjoy snorkeling in the pristine waters teeming with marine life. The surrounding cliffs provide excellent hiking opportunities, with panoramic views of the Mediterranean Sea.

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Day 4 - Cala Deià to Port De Soller

  • Nautical Miles: Approximately 15 nm

  • Travel Time: Approximately 3-4 hours

Sail to the picturesque port town of Port De Soller, located in a scenic bay surrounded by mountains. Port De Soller is a charming destination with a rich maritime history and a laid-back atmosphere. Explore the historic harbor, stroll along the promenade lined with cafes and shops, or take a scenic tram ride to the neighboring village of Soller. The bay offers excellent anchorage and stunning views of the rugged coastline.

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Day 5 - Port De Soller to Parc Natural de Sa Dragonera

  • Nautical Miles: Approximately 10 nm

  • Travel Time: Around 2-3 hours

Today, venture to Parc Natural de Sa Dragonera, a protected nature reserve located just off the coast of Mallorca. Sa Dragonera is a rugged island with dramatic cliffs, hidden coves, and pristine beaches. Explore the island's walking trails, visit the historic lighthouse, and discover the diverse flora and fauna of this untouched wilderness. Don't miss the opportunity to snorkel in the crystal-clear waters surrounding the island, home to vibrant marine life and colorful coral reefs.

Fun fact: the island gets its name from its shape, which is said to resemble a dragon lying down (see picture below). In Catalan, "drago" means dragon, hence the name "Dragonera". Legend has it that the island was once home to dragons, which were eventually slain by the locals. This mythological association has contributed to the island's name and adds to its allure.

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Day 6 - Sa Dragonera to Palma

  • Nautical Miles: Approximately 25 nm

  • Travel Time: Approximately 5-6 hours, depending on wind conditions and sailing speed.

Spend the day sailing back to Porto, enjoying the scenic views of the coastline along the way. Relax on deck and soak up the Mediterranean sunshine as you cruise past picturesque villages, rugged cliffs, and hidden coves. Take advantage of this leisurely journey to reflect on your unforgettable sailing adventure and savor the final moments of your trip.

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Day 7 - Porto

Spend the day enjoying one more dip in the sea or simply relaxing and soaking up the Mediterranean atmosphere before concluding your sailing adventure.

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              Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 349

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