Porto Colom is a coastal town which lies in the municipality of Felanitx on the southeast coast of the island of Mallorca. It is located near the center of the eastern coast of the island to the Southeast of Palma.
The town of Porto Colom is set on a rocky coastline which is characterized by numerous small coves and is rich with many almond trees, pastoral land and various pine woods that slops gently to its beautiful shore.
Porto Colom is renowned for hosting one of the most important and best preserved sites, the Naveta or the prehistoric burial site in Mallorca.
Porto Colom is also a renowned yacht charter destination in the area and hosts a beautiful marina, the Club Nautico Porto Colom which can accommodate up to 252 yachts having a maximum length of 15m.
The yacht marina is also close to some good marinas in the vicinity like the Real Club Nautic Porto Petro, Club Nautico s’Estanyol and Puerto de Cala Ratjada.
During your visit in the area, you can sail towards some interesting resorts nearby like towns and villages of Cala Romantica, Cala Murada, Calas de Mallorca, Porto Petro, Cala Figuera, Cala Serena, Cala D’Or, Cala Marcal, Santanyi and Felanitx.
You can practice the many available water sports offered on the beach like windsurfing, scuba diving or diving.
Scuba diving around the coastline of Porto Colom is the ideal way to discover the amazing world under the sea abundant with marine wonders.
Combining both adventure and discovery, diving in Porto Colom promotes awareness about nature conservation. The underwater flora and fauna in striking shapes and hues cast a magical spell on scuba divers.
In the town of Porto Colom, you will see a number of colorfully painted houses that were originally the homes of local fishermen and the old sandstone church of Sant Jaume I.
Apart from the fabulous beaches, fine restaurants, bars, you can also sail along the coast to explore the region a little more, like visiting the Island of the Calm which is an unforgettable experience.