Did you know that the name Mallorca derives from the classical Latin insula maior, which means “larger island”? And that is not so strange, because Mallorca is the largest island of the Balearic Islands, and maybe one of the most popular islands located in the Mediterranean. The official native language is Catalan, which is co-official with Spanish.
Would you like to know how you can discover Mallorca without leaving your footprint while adventuring abroad? We’ve made a great list of the best eco tours in Mallorca and give you some great tips about the best things to do in Mallorca.
Mallorca is a real paradise with lots of hidden bays and beautiful beaches. But what is the best beach to visit, the most stunning caves to admire from inside and what has Mallorca to offer in terms of nature? Hereby a list of the best eco tours in Mallorca to discover the best natural places!
Our favorite eco tours in Mallorca
Discover Beach Muro with this kayak trip in Mallorca
One of our favorite beaches in Mallorca is Beach Muro. With its length of 5km, there is more than enough space to relax, sunbathe, swim and at the same time enjoy nature. Believe us, you will never get bored of the white sand beach with its crystal clear waters. The old fisherman’s village is surrounded by very rich nature.
There are plenty of good restaurants with fresh fish and some of them you can find right on the beach! Beach Muro is great because it is suitable for families, groups of friends, couples and solo travelers. This kayak trip in Mallorca is on the list of eco tours in Mallorca because it’s a nice sustainable tour to do with the whole family!
During 3 hours you will get the opportunity to discover the most pristine Beach Muro with crystal clear waters and the nature reserve Albufera. Our guides will provide you with transparent kayaks! What? Yes! You will see the seabed beneath you whilst paddling and if this isn’t enough you can do some snorkeling too! All this fun without hurting the planet 😉
Admire the Nature Reserve Albufera with a stand-up paddle tour in Mallorca
Very close to Beach Muro you can find the nature reserve Albufera. Albufera is the most well known and biggest nature reserve in Mallorca. Nature lovers can find here wetlands, exotic birds and beautiful senderismo or hiking trails. If you are looking for a fun, original and sustainable way to discover Albufera, why not do a stand-up paddle tour?
Stand-up paddle, or SUP is very easy to learn and will be the highlight of your holidays in Mallorca. You will get to know Beach Muro ánd Albufera even better. Win-win! Doing stand-up paddle in Mallorca is a very ecological way to discover the island!
Wander around in Covas de Coloms while Sea Caving in Mallorca
Did you know that many caves are truly amazing from the inside? Covas de Coloms as well. The sea caves stalagmites have a range of amazing red colours that glisten like diamonds. The unique mix of mystery, romance and adventure make that every year people return to visit this beautiful cave again!
Do you also want to experience how it is to wander around in a cave deep underground? Sea caving in Mallorca is a very adventurous, unique and sustainable way to explore the amazing hidden caves of this beautiful island.
Explore the coast while coasteering in Mallorca
Coasteering is a very original, exciting and sustainable way to explore the coast of Mallorca. And that’s why this experience is on our list of eco tours in the Algarve. If you are looking for some adventure, then this sustainable tour to explore the Algarve coastline is the perfect activity to do. Coasteering involves swimming, climbing, cliff jumping and doing zip line so you can imagine it is a very intimate way to explore the coastline! Did you know that you can also go coasteering by night in Mallorca? Yes! The perfect activity for the real daredevils amongst us! 😉
Visit Porros Island with this kayak tour in Mallorca
We already mentioned that kayak tours are one of our favorite sustainable tours in Mallorca and this kayak tour in Mallorca will definitely be the highlight of your holiday! Did you already hear about Porros island? With this kayak tour, you will visit this beautiful island situated north of Mallorca. Because Porros Island is located in a natural park, you can expect some natural wealth! Our experienced guides know the area around Porros Island very well and they are happy to share their passion for nature with you! Snorkeling is also part of the tour!
Do you have more questions after reading about our favorite eco tours in Mallorca or are you looking for more tips to discover the beautiful island Mallorca in a sustainable way? Please let me know by sending an email to [email protected]!