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What is the nicest of the Spanish islands?

What is the nicest of the Spanish islands?

When it comes to beautiful landscapes, great culture, and hospitality, Spain is a country that never fails to disappoint its visitors. The Spanish islands are located in the Mediterranean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean. All these Islands offer their different type of charm. Among all these beautiful islands Spain has, one island stands out from the rest, and it is the beautiful island of Mallorca.

The Paradise of Mallorca

Welcome to the beautiful island of Mallorca, the largest of the Balearic Islands and a must-visit for travelers who are looking for the perfect mix of relaxation and adventure. From the picturesque villages to the beaches, Mallorca has something for everyone.

Mallorca’s Beaches

Mallorca has many kilometers of coastline and has some of the most stunning beaches in the Mediterranean. There are many types of different beaches on the island, from crystal clear waters to long-stretched beaches with golden sand. Mallorca offers all different types of beaches so it is up to you to decide which type you like the most Mallorca has it all. Some of the most famous beaches Mallorca has are Playa de Palma and the idyllic Cala Varques.


Gastronomic Delights

A visit to Mallorca cannot be complete without tasting their unique and delicious cuisine. The island gastronomy reflects its history and cultural influences. Mallorca offers delicious traditional seafood paella that you need to try when you are on the Island. Another great dish is the sobrasada sausage and this dish can’t also be missed when you are on vacation in Mallorca.

History of Mallorca

Mallorca is an island with a lot of history that is waiting for you to be explored. To begin with your adventure its recommended to start in the beautiful streets of Palma’s Old Town and walk to the Cathedral of Santa Maria. This church is a masterpiece of Gothic architecture and is actually really impressive to see. Next, you can visit the great villages of Valldemossa and Fornalutx. In these villages, time might even seem to have stood still and these villages are therefore a must-visit when you want to explore some history of the island of Mallorca.

Mallorca’s Nature

One of the best reasons you should visit the island is because of the natural beauty Mallorca has to offer. It is a true paradise for people who like to go outdoors and nature lovers. Firstly we recommend you to hike up to the Tramuntana Mountains. This is a beautiful hike where you will see hidden valleys and when you get to the top a beautiful panoramic sight over the island. One tip for this hike is to not forget your hiking boots because it is quite a hike! Secondly, Mallorca has many hidden caves that you can explore. The best way to visit these caves is to go to the Serra de Llevant Natural Park. In this park, there are hidden caves and also an emerald-green lake. Another, and more simple method to explore Mallorca’s nature is by enjoying a bike ride along the coastline of the island. This is an easy, and relaxing way to explore the island.

Cultural Traditions

As we have talked before Mallorca is full of history and culture. One other thing Mallorca stands out in the the festivals and cultural celebrations they have. Some of the celebrations Mallorca has are Semana Santa and the fiestas of Sant Joan. Sant Joan is a really nice cultural celebration to be part of and it is annually on the 23rd of June. To truly connect to the cultural traditions you can join locals in traditional dance or sample regional delicacies. Joining one of the cultural celebrations that Mallorca has will give you an unforgettable experience you will never forget, and are therefore highly recommended to do.


To conclude on which island is the nicest in Spain, in our eyes it is Mallorca. Due to the wide range of different types of beaches, the cultural celebrations, the natural beauty, and the delicious gastronomy. Mallorca is an island that people want to go back to after their first visit and that says it all. However, Mallorca is not the only great Island of Spain, as there are many more beautiful islands in the special country that Spain is.