3 LANDMARKS TO VISIT IN MAJORCA WITH TAXI MAJORCA 365
Majorca is an amazing place, full of surprises that will make your holidays the best you’ve ever had. There are lots of places to see all around the island. Today, we bring to our blog the picturesque old city of Palma.
No matter where you have rooms, Majorca Taxi 365 can take you anywhere. From the very first moment you arrive in the island, you can count on our Palma Airport Taxis for all your transfers. We offer the best services because we have the safest cars and the most experienced drivers. You can also hire tours around the island, and you won’t have to worry about transportation.
1- Palma Cathedral.
It’s in the old city, so you’ll probably need a means of transport to get there; we suggest you hiring our Palma Airport taxis for a tour around the city.
King James I started its construction in 1229, after a terrible storm during the war against the Arabs; it’s said that he promised God a temple for the Virgin if he succeed in the battle, which happened as he had asked. This building was built on an ancient Arab mosque, but it was not until 1601 that the works were completed; afterwards, there have been several renovations, the most important carried by Gaudí. Its Catalan Gothic style fills the surroundings making it a unique monument in Majorca.
2.- The Royal Palace of La Almudaina.
It’s a fortified palace, also called the Alcázar, originally built as an Arabian Fort; it was used as official royal residence in the 14th century, although nowadays it’s just where ceremonies and State receptions take place during the summer, as the Spanish royal family spends their family holidays in the Palace of Marivent, which is on the outskirts of Palma. It’s in front of the Cathedral, so you can walk and visit this unique building.
3.- Bellver Castle.
If you’ve hired one of our Palma airport taxis’ tours around the city, you’ll get to the castle fast and easily; it’s 3 kilometers from the city centre, next to sea. This circular shaped building d
ates from the 14th century and it’s now used as the home of city’s History Museum. It was a prison during the 18th century and its dark history is plagued by legends of ghosts of prisoners who were tortured in the dungeon or “Olla”.
As you can see, it’s a perfect plan for those who love sightseeing and learn new things; Majorca landmarks and Taxi Majorca 365. Don’t wait and call us to hire one of our Palma airport taxis; the best way to relax and enjoy your holidays.