Mallorca Airport was opened in the 60s, when the tourist boom took place in the Balearic islands, located near the military air base of San Son Joan. It is the third largest airport in terms of passenger volume, behind Madrid and Barcelona. It Receives a lot of charter flights, mainly from Germany and the UK. Air Berlin uses this airport as a hub to link flights from Germany and the rest of Spain.
It is well connected to the city through urban buses, line 1 connects to the city centre and port, line 21 connects to different hotels in Palma beach. It has also been proposed to create a tram line to connect the airport with the city. If you book a rental car in Majorca with BCO you can pick it up at the airport and reach the city using Levante highway.
In addition to its wonderful sandy beaches, the Tramuntana Mountains in the northwest of the island, form beautiful cliffs and rocky coves.
In the capital you can visit the castle of Bellver, with a circular base, is connected with numerous caves that extend through the surrounding forest. The Cathedral of Santa María de Palma de Mallorca, with huge rosettes that decorate its facade. If you like walking near a natural surrounding, you can enjoy the Paseo de Calvia, of 32 Km length. There are options for all tastes!