Valldemossa

Valldemossa

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Do you want to know more about Mallorca? Find out all that Valldemossa has to offer you

About Valldemossa

Valldemossa is a small village in the Sierra de Tramuntana located 17 km from Palma and at about 440 meters’ altitude.

This town has a special charm thanks to its narrow and steep streets. In addition, its richness in natural sources and lush vegetation makes it perfect to enjoy a quite particular tranquility and serenity.

Architectural and cultural beauty

Valldemossa offers all its visitors a wide range of possibilities thanks to its architectural and cultural beauty of great attraction.

Monastery of the Cartoixa

But its main attraction is the monastery of the Cartoixa. There stayed well-known characters from the French Romantic era of the nineteenth century as Chopin, Rubén Darío and George Sand. And the museums that make up the Reial Cartoixa house artistic and cultural exhibitions from the 15th to the 20th century.

Historial sites to visit

You can also visit historical sites such as:

The Palace of the Rei Sanç. Built by King Jaime II for his son Sanç. In the tower of this palace was imprisoned for one year Gaspar Melchor de Jovellanos (insgine minister of Carlos IV); until he was transferred to Bellver.

The birthplace of Santa Catalina Thomàs, the most venerated saint in Mallorca, is also located in Valldemossa. Currently, the house is open for visitors.

The Fundació Cultural Coll Badolet, where not only the works of Josep Coll Bardolet (illustrious of the village of Valldemossa) but also arts of all kinds and different recognized artists are exhibited.

Of course, in addition to visiting the main points of tourist and cultural interest. We also recommend that you to walk freely through the streets and let yourself be carried away by the magic of one of the most typical villages of the Sierra de Tramuntana.

Visit Mallorca and don’t miss visiting Valldemossa, its typical charm will leave you amazed.




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