To make the perfect cycling destination What do we need as ingredients to achieve this cycling nirvana?
our top 5 Mallorca cycling routes
frequently asked questions about cycling in Mallorca Where is Mallorca? In the Mediterranean sea, just off the coast of Spain. It is the largest of the Balearic Islands with a population of around 900 000 people.
day out in Palma when the weather is bad; you need a break or have not yet been to Palma. Sightseeing / giving your legs a break / day with family or friends / bad weather day.
Mallorca does not have many public toilets in the areas where cyclists venture out to. But, it does have loads of cafés and restaurants close to, and on the way to these areas.
is Port de Pollença the best place to base yourself when cycling in Mallorca? It really does have everything for the discerning cyclist:
take care in the Mallorca sun Beware of the sun. Beware of the sun even more if you come from a country where it is rarely seen!
If you wish to ride the world class world famous Sa Calobra climb with fresh legs, or simply as a way to be able to explore more of Mallorca, this service is ideal. Bus Out. Bike Back. The Sa Calobra Express is a scheduled service from Mallorca Cycle Shuttle which takes cyclists and their bikes to the base of the famous Coll dels Reis (gateway to Sa Calobra) from Can Picafort; Alcudia; Port de Pollensa; Playa de Muro and Playa de Palma.
Ottile Quince chooses her favourite Mallorcan cycling cafés Cycling in Mallorca? No visit is complete without giving these cafés a try
The best cycle route in Mallorca was my best day ever on a bike. The best cycle route in Mallorca was my best day ever on a bike: from Andratx back to Pollença / Alcudia / Can Picafort
don't leave Mallorca without doing most of these. Andratx back to Pollenca / Alcudia / Can Picafort
the top 10 things to do in Mallorca Coming cycling in Mallorca this season? The cycling paradise has an almost endless choice of attractive options for you to lose yourself in. Here are our recommendations for the top 10+ things to do. Enjoy!
tips to improve your Mallorca trip
when is the best time of year to come to Mallorca? The best months to come cycling in Mallorca – March, April, May, June, September, October, November December. Most of the tourist facing businesses are closed from November to February, but that can also be a blessing as you will be able to use the places that the locals use – generally better and cheaper!
by cyclists for cyclists. Bus Out + Bike Back or Bike Out + Bus Back services. A service by cyclists that transports cyclists and their precious bikes with care to either:
where is it best to base yourself in Mallorca? The best towns to stay in Mallorca are those closest to the routes and climbs you wish to conquer. If there happens to be be other attraction like maybe a great beach, decent accommodation and a choice of restaurants that would be a bonus!
tips to improve your Mallorca trip
what should you bring to Mallorca? What to bring to Mallorca?
professional photos of you in action on Sa Calobra and at Cap Formentor During the Spring and Autumn cycling seasons the Mallorca Cycling Photos team are at Sa Calobra and Cap Formentor waiting to take professional photos of you, in action.
the delicious food that awaits you in Mallorca Mallorca might not at a first glance be way ‘up there’ on every foodies hit parade however it has some gems that make it a pleasant change from the traditional paella. All credit to the Mallorcan’s, their glorious recipes are full of local produce, handed down through many a proud generation not on paper, but by word of mouth.
add the Cala Tuent section to your Sa Calobra climb This is a great addition to the Sa Calobra ride.
if body or bike break down in Mallorca, they have you covered What is your plan if bike or body break down whilst you are out on the road in Mallorca?
which are the best months for cycling in Mallorca? With 308 sunny days each year Mallorca revels in its brilliant weather.