Corniches and La Granja
This leisure land adventure highlights the spectacular scenery of Mallorca, plus, it offers the opportunity to taste a sample of local Majorcan specialities. Leaving the yacht with your deluxe motor coach, you will proceed to the west of the island and pass near the tourist resorts of Palma Nova and Santa Ponsa we will reach Puerto Andraitx, a picturesque fishing port. After some free time to take photos, we will drive on roads with hair-pin bends that provide the most wonderful views of impressive cliffsides of the north-west of the island. A photo stop is made at the Mirador Ricardo Roca (look out). Drive to La Granja de Esporles, passing by the little villages of Estellenchs and Bañalbufar with their original terraces specially built for agricultural purposes. Your Land Adventure will include a 1 ½ hour visit of "La Granja de Esporles", surrounded by beautiful fountains and lush formal gardens, this superb 17th century Majorcan manor house was built by a noble family on the site of a 10th century farm belonging to the monks. You will have time to independently explore the grounds and interior of the house which is now a museum illustrating the home-life of two centuries ago. A highlight is the wine cellar, and the opportunity to sample a local vintage wine and some various Majorcan products. After this beautiful half day adventure you will board your coach and head back to Palma passing through the village of Esporles before arriving to your yacht.
Notes: Please wear comfortable walking shoes as you will see uneven surfaces and rough pathways with 35 – 40 steps.
Port: Palma de Mallorca, Balearic Islands
Duration: 4.5 Hours
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