Flavours of Mallorca

Relax & Discover

8 Days from $2,149

Apr 2020 - Oct 2020 Departures

From sun-drenched beaches to postcard-perfect towns, our Flavours of Mallorca tour takes your taste buds on a journey across this idyllic Mediterranean island. You’ll discover historic gems and soak up local traditions while relaxing in luxury.

Overview

What's included

  • Just You Tour Manager as your host & Specialist Local Guide
  • 7 nights in a 4-star hotel
  • 13 Included meals : 7 breakfasts, 1 lunch , 5 dinners
  • Welcome & Farewell drinks
  • Local Flavours :  Enjoy a delicious ‘pa amb oli’ - a typical Mallorcan lunch
  • Free scheduled group transfers are available on arrival & departure from Palma de Mallorca Airport (PMI), other transportation & porterage

Included excursions

  • Palma tour including the oldest bakery & covered market - Mercat de l’Olivar
  • Visit Mallorca’s oldest winery for a tour & tasting
  • Visit Finca Ecovinyassa – an organic producer of citrus fruits
  • La Granja open-air museum including lunch of local produce
  • Visit a producer of olive oil & enjoy a tasting
  • Visit the Mountain of Felanitx & Santanyi town
  • Learn how to harvest salt at the Salinas salt pans
  • Visit to the Gordiola glassworks
  • Visit Mercat de Sineu, the oldest farmers’ market in Mallorca
  • Visit to Alcudia, Mallorca’s Roman capital
  • Learn about the “porc negre”, an indigenous free-range produce

Itinerary

Make your own way to Palma where you can meet us for the scheduled group transfers to your beachfront hotel in Playa de Palma. Relax and meet your travelling companions.​

Our exciting journey begins in Palma’s winding, atmospheric streets. We’ll visit the circular Castillo de Bellver and walk through the historic centre. Gourmet heaven awaits at the Mercat de l’Olivar market, before a stop at Palma’s oldest bakery. 

Afterwards, we’ll travel to Consell in the heart of the wine region where we’ll visit Mallorca’s oldest bodega, Bodegues Ribas. We’ll learn about the production of local wine before enjoying a tasting.​


Fornalutx is one of Spain’s prettiest mountain villages. We’ll stroll leafy lanes, take in historic stone buildings and look out over fragrant orange groves. Next, we’ll visit Finca Ecovinyassa, an organic producer of citrus fruits, for a tour and taste of freshly squeezed juice. 

Enjoy free time in the tapas bars and shops in the centre of Sóller, before our trip to La Granja in Esporles. The 10th century manor house sits in the estate gardens and showcases traditional Mallorcan crafts. You’ll relish wine from wooden barrels and homemade fig bread.

Today is yours to do as you please, with the ocean, silky sands and sparkling swimming pools on the doorstep of your hotel room.​


​Our first stop is Aubocassa, a 24-hectare Finca with nearly 8,000 olive trees. The 12th century manor house and estate produces award-winning extra virgin olive oil. We’ll sample the products after discovering manufacturing secrets. The Monastery of Sant Salvador perches high on the mountain of Felanitx, offering a spectacular photo vantage point. Our journey into tradition continues with a trip to Santanyi, a picture-perfect town with original Mallorcan houses to explore with free time here.

​The south of the island is home to the precious ‘Flor de Sal d’Es Trenc’, still harvested via the methods of the Phoenicians and Romans. We’ll discover how the famous sea salt enhances health, before travelling on to S’Hostal de Montuïri. This quaint restaurant thrills locals with its ‘pa amb oli’, a typical Mallorcan lunch of roasted farmhouse bread, olive oil, tomato, ham and cheese. On the way back to the hotel, we stop at Gordiola to see traditional glassblowing.​​

Locals still buy cattle at the famous Mercat de Sineu, the oldest farmers’ market on the island. Enjoy free time before we visit the village of Petra and Finca Es Bosc Vell, famed for its organic meat.

Afterwards, explore Alcudia with its beautifully preserved city wall and atmospheric town centre. Next, visit the awe-inspiring peninsula of Formentor. Later, we’ll enjoy a farewell dinner and drinks together at a local restaurant in Palma.

Your tour comes to an end today. Scheduled group transfers are available to the airport​, please see www.justyou.com/transfers


Excursions

Experience even more of your destination by adding one or more optional excursions to your vacation before you set off. Right now is the perfect opportunity to do that – with everything booked and paid for you’ll have even more to get excited about and all you’ll need to think about while you’re away is having a great time.

By the way - look out for ‘Optional Excursion Packages’. For some holidays we’ve grouped a selection of excursions into a package which means you can make a saving when you book in advance.

Prices shown may vary according to departure date and are subject to change.  The full range of excursions will be detailed in your vacation information pack, sent approximately 15 weeks prior to departure.

Spain - Valldemossa

Spain - Valldemossa

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This has to rank as one of Mallorca’s most beautiful villages, situated high in the hills above Palma, the scenery both in and around Valldemossa is simply stunning. This is the village where Chopin and his lover George Sand spent a winter and wrote the famous book 'A Winter in Mallorca'. Valldemossa is known for some its early 14th century churches and monasteries and on today’s excursion you’ll visit the Carthusian Monastery whilst exploring the village in the company of a local guide.

Half day - Minimal Walking - Highly Recommended

Spain - La Granja and wine tasting in Binissalem

Spain - La Granja and wine tasting in Binissalem

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In the company of a local guide you’ll journey towards the Sierra de Tramuntana as you head to the pretty village of Esporles. The village retains much of its original charm with typical stone faced houses and winding streets. Whilst in Esporles you’ll explore La Granja; a country house which dates mostly from the 17th century. Enjoy a tour and learn about rural Mallorcan traditions before free time for lunch.

You’ll then continue to Binissalem, a traditional town at the centre of Mallorca’s winemaking industry. Whilst in Binissalem you’ll be visiting a wine cellar where you’ll have the opportunity to sample the locally produced wines.

Three-quarter day – Minimal Walking – Cultural Delight

Spain - Discover Mallorcas capital, Palma

Spain - Discover Mallorcas capital, Palma

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Today we will visit Palma, Mallorcas capital. The old city with its charming crooked alleys, lively plazas, grand
townhouses and its inviting shopping streets offers the visitor a mixture of history, culture and modern
Mediterranean flair. We’ll stop for some photos at Castillo de Bellver, the only Spanish fort with a round layout
as well as the oldest castle with this way of construction throughout Europe.
From here, we will enjoy the view over the harbor. Continuing our tour, we pass by the royal yacht port to reach
the stunning cathedral La Seu, Palmas major sight. An easy walk takes us from here to the historic city center
past famous hidden backyards, the townhall, the Plaza Mayor and finalizes at the Mercat de l'Olivar, Palmas
biggest market hall. With over 100 fish stalls and an abundance of meat, fruit and vegetables, without a doubt,
it truly is a connaisseurs paradise.

Spain - Explore the fascinating Hams Caves

Spain - Explore the fascinating Hams Caves

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Today you can discover the stunning Cuevas dels Hams which is found on the outskirts of Porto Cristo. The complex has 3 main caves which were discoverd in 1905 and have been illuminated in lights since 1910. You'll discover the history and bauty of the formations and enjoy relaxing music at the underground lake.

Accommodation

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Thursday 16 Apr 2020

8 Days

$2,149

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Thursday 21 May 2020

8 Days

$2,249

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Make Your Own Way

Thursday 04 Jun 2020

8 Days

$2,349

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Make Your Own Way

Thursday 17 Sep 2020

8 Days

$2,449

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Make Your Own Way

Thursday 01 Oct 2020

8 Days

$2,349

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