Overland Track

Back in Melbourne I want to let you know that I had a wonderful experience on the overland track. With my 63 years I made it! I was so pleased to achieve this. Thanks to the perfect organisation and the good care of the guides.

Daniella Buis | The Netherlands Feb 2010
 
 

Majorca: Sierras and Monasteries

Away from the burgeoning overdeveloped coastal resorts there is another world in Majorca. The north western spine of the island, the majestic Sierra de Tramontana is a massif of limestone peaks tumbling to the turquoise waters of the Mediterranean Sea. Within this range you can venture forth on a series of mountain and sea cliff hikes; through shady holm oak forests and olive groves; over rough wild rocky peaks and on elaborately constructed coastal paths. Stroll through ancient farmsteads and visit tiny sun-drenched beaches. You will stay at three of the island's most attractive locations giving you the opportunity to explore the most scenic walks in the Tramontana. Our route takes you to two of the highest peaks where there are stupendous views of the northern part of the range and the great fertile Mallorcan plain far below.

Brief Itinerary

DAY 1 Arrive Santuari de Lluc
DAY 2 Walk around the magnificent peak of Puig Roig (5-6hrs)
DAY 3 Circular walk with an ascent of Massanella peak (1351m) (6hrs)
DAY 4 Transfer to Cuala Tuent, follow the scenic coastal path to Mirador de ses Barques, by bus to Soller (4-5hrs)
DAY 5 Round walk to the small village of Biniaraix and climb to the Mirador del Ofre (5hrs)
DAY 6 Choice of walks, then afternoon bus to Valldemossa
DAY 7 Walk along the cliff-top path and across the plateau returning to Valldemossa (6hrs)
DAY 8 Trip concludes

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