Do you want to know more about Mallorca? Don’t miss all the wonders you can find in Montuiri, you’ll love it!
If what you are looking for is a perfect example of the rural and traditional Mallorca, Montuiri is the best option.
It’s a village surrounded by picturesque windmills, with an incredible medieval style. It’s located between the towns of Vilafranca de Bonany and Algaida; and also close to Sineu, Porreres, Llucmajor and Manacor. Only 18 miles away from Palma de Mallorca.
Montuiri means “mountain village” in Latin. The town uses the eight windmills located in the Molinar district as its characteristic emblem.
These mills have not been used in decades. But that doesn’t prevent the town still produce grains and almonds of excellent quality.
Montuiri is a residential town and is considered one of the best places to live in the center of the island.
That is thanks to its location so close to Palma and other municipalities.
It’s an area with great agricultural tradition
That’s why finding fresh products (sea salt, honey, olive oil, almonds…) and good local wines is very easy.
In addition, as it has easy access to other locations, it’s perfect for getting everything you need:
- Job opportunities
- Tourist destinations and more
Montuiri is a quiet town that is meant to be enjoyed on foot.
It’s charming and picturesque, has beautiful buildings, local shops, cozy cafes and restaurants with typical food.
One of the most striking attractions in Montuiri is all the architecture that you can appreciate.
There are architectural examples that date back to medieval times and other buildings influenced by Muslim culture.
It’s a town with a lot of architectural history nearby.
The archaeological site of Son Fornés (900 BC) is just a couple of minutes away in Molí des Floret and you can still see houses and towers in good condition.
There is also the Gothic church of Sant Bartolomeu, it takes the breath away of those who visit it for its impressive interior.
But best of all are the views you can get from the top of Puig de Sant Miquel. There you will find the Santuari de la Bona Pau, built in 1395 on a hermitage.
Properties in Montuiri
This town is one of the most desired locations in all of Mallorca because it’s located in the center of the island and surrounded by other areas of great interest, whether tourist, cultural or commercial.
Because of this, finding properties is usually not as simple as expected.
It’s an area with a lot of charm and makes it popular both for new residents who seek to start a life in Mallorca and tourists who want to take advantage of the location to explore the whole island easily.
Most of the properties that are in Montuiri are a perfect example of traditional Mallorcan architecture, and the price is quite good for the location, you can find houses around 400,000 euros or little more.
Of course, if you are looking for a modern villa or historic houses, you can easily find properties with prices above 3 million euros.
Visit Mallorca and don’t miss Montuiri