Pollença (or Pollensa) is a town which lies in the far North corner of Mallorca and is situated between Cap de Formentor and Alcudia. It is located at about 6 km to the West of its main port, the Puerto Pollensa.
It is a renowned yacht charter destination in the area and also one of Mallorca’s finest resorts. It is well-known for its superb sandy beaches and numerous activities. The port area boasts a variety bars and clubs which are lined right in the center, and for those who are fond of water sports it also offers sailing, surfing, kayaking, and an excellent marina (with over 650) berths) for yachts.
Pollensa also hosts a rich history and heritage that you see in its numerous local craftworks and culture which is exemplified by art and music. The Festival of Pollensa is well-known for being an annual feature in Pollensa’s events calendar.
Pollensa is also renowned for its stunning scenery with the Trauntana Mountains, the famous Puig Maria that overlooks the town of Pollensa, the cliffs and azure sea of Cala San Vicente.
During a yacht charter trip in Pollensa, you will find numerous shops, bars and restaurants scattered in the city. There are also numerous interesting sites that are worth visiting.
Near the Puerto Pollensa, yacht charter enthusiasts will find a sailing school which offers more than 70 boats including Optimist, Laser, Hobiecat, Galeon, Korsar and yachts from 7 to 14m long. The sailing school of Pollensa is a renowned sailing and surfing center in the Balearics and attracts many visitors every year.
Around the Puerto Pollensa and in the old town of Pollensa, you will also find a wide choice of quality restaurants offering some delicious traditional Mallorcan dishes and some specialties of the international cuisine.
As Pollensa is also well-known for its excellent nightlife, yacht charters are particularly recommended to visit the Chivas Club which is among the most popular nightclubs in the area offering amazing parties, the latest music and the best DJ’s.
Yacht charters can also sail along the coast and discover further interesting spots like the Cala San Vicente which is nestled by a cliff-dominated coastline between the town of Pollensa and the Puerto Pollensa. It is a quiet and small resort where you will find numerous coves (calas) which provide some beautiful small beaches.