Can Picafort - Enjoy this hidden gem of a resort on the Bay of Alcúdia
Location: A small resort in Spanish Mallorca
Located in northern Mallorca in Spain, on the Bay of Alcúdia, Can Picafort is the main coastal development of Santa Margalida. What once was a tiny fishing village with only a few hundred inhabitants, it is now one of the most popular tourist destinations in Spain. It is also a twenty-minute drive to the city of Alcúdia, a town made popular by its Roman ruins and medieval churches. Palma de Mallorca and its international airport lie 65 km from here.
Culture: Beach Living at its Best
Perhaps the best thing about any coastal town is the laidback atmosphere. In Can Picafort, you can take rest and relaxation to the next level. A family-friendly resort town, everything is walking distance away. The main streets of the resort all converge on the water, which makes it very convenient for visitors to eat and drink after a day at the beach. There are also several marinas from where you can kick back and enjoy the sunset. Though the atmosphere is lively and vibrant in the peak months of July and August, the best time to go to Can Picafort is on the off-season, when you can have the resort all to yourself.
Activities: The Perfect Getaway for Everyone to Enjoy
In Can Picafort, there is something for everyone. The resort offers various attractions: water sports, horseback-riding, and even F1 Go Karting. The town center of Paseo Colón also has numerous restaurants, quaint cafes, a shopping district, and bars and clubs for those who love the nightlife. The Paulo district is also worth visiting. The more modern area of Can Picafort, it is home to the main beaches and luxury hotels in town.