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Walking Tours

La Residencia offers a wide range of walking tours to suit all levels and interests.  Experience the island's contrasts as you stroll through ancient olive terraces and hike down mountain paths. 


Beginners


Torre De Sa Pedrissa.

Deià (140m) - Cala Deià (sea level) - Torre de Sa Pedrissa (50m) - Cala Deià (sea level) - Deià (140m) 

From La Residencia, we walk down to Cala Deià and proceed to the end of the Sa Pedrissa cape until we reach the tower. We return the same way to Cala Deià and from there take a different route to continue our ascent to Deià. 

Distance: 5.5 km long 
Gradient: 190m↑ 190m↓ 
Time: 2.30h walking + breaks
Main features: Visit Cala Deià and the Sa Pedrissa watchtower, take in the spectacular views of the Deià and Valldemossa coasts.

Sa Foradada.

Son Marroig (270m) - Sa Foradada (sea level) - Son Marroig (270m)

From La Residencia, we transfer by minibus to Son Marroig (5 min), the start and finish point of our walk. We descend by track to the picturesque peninsula of Sa Foradada, and return via the same route.

Distance: 6 km long
Gradient: 270m↑, 270m↓
Time: 2.15h walking + breaks
Main features: Easy walk with amazing views of Sa Foradada.

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Intermediate


Deià - Castelló Path - Sóller. 

Deià (140m) - Cami des Rivassos (60m) - Cami de Castelló (300m) - Can Prohom (270m) - Cami de Rocafort (250m) - Sóller (40m) 

From La Residencia, the route takes us parallel to the coastline on a slight incline up to 240m, then we descend through ancient olive terraces until we reach Sóller. Return by taxi. 

Distance: 9.5 Km long 
Gradient: 240m↑ 340m↓ 
Time: 3.30h walking + breaks 
Main features: Spectacular views of the Deià coast and Sóller.

Deià - Castelló Path - Puerto Sóller.

Deià (140m)- Cami des Rivassos (60m)- Cami de Castelló (300m)- Can Prohom (270m)- Muleta Gran (190m)- Far des Cap Gros (100m)-  Puerto Sóller (sea level) 

From La Residencia, the route takes us parallel to the coastline on a slight incline up to 300m, then we descend through ancient olive terraces until we reach Puerto Sóller. Return by taxi. 

Distance: 10 km long 
Gradient: 240m↑ 380m↓ 
Time: 4h walking + breaks 
Main features: Spectacular views of the Deià coast and Puerto Sóller.

Caló de s’Estaca. 

Ca Madò Pilla (400m) - Capella del Beat Ramón Llull (350m) - Caló de s’Estaca (sea level) - Mirador de sa Rassa (300m) - Ca Madò Pilla (400m) 

From La Residencia, transfer by minibus (10 min) to Ca Madò Pilla, the start and finish of the walk. From here we descend through a pine forest to reach Caló de s’Estaca, an old fishing hamlet. We return via a different route, taking in the spectacular views of the area. 

Distance: 6 km long 
Gradient: 400m↑ 400m↓ 
Time: 3.30h walking + breaks 
Main features: We walk through the area that belonged to Archduke Lluis Salvador, seeing many architectural features from his time. We also visit the picturesque old fishing hamlet of Caló de s’Estaca.

Painter’s Path.

Deià (140m) - Cami de Castelló (250m) - Llucalcari (80m) - Cami de pintors (40m) - Cala Deià (sea level) - Deià (140m) 

From La Residencia we make a circuit, that includes the Llucalcari hamlet and the impressive painters' path. 

Distance: 8 km long 
Gradient: 330m↑ 330m↓ 
Time: 3h walking + breaks 
Main features: Impressive walk along the Deià coast.

Archduke Path.

Valldemossa (440m) - Es Pla des Pouet (685m) - Cami de s’Arxiduc (925m) - Es Caragolí (945m) - Ses Fontanelles (700m) - Valldemossa (440m) 

From La Residencia, transfer by minibus to Valldemossa (15 min), the start and finish of the walk. We ascend to the impressive ridge of the Archduke's path until we reach the Es Caragolí peak and descend via Ses Fontanelles to Valldemossa. 

Distance: 7.5 km long 
Gradient: 500m↑ 500m↓ 
Time: 4.15h walking + breaks 
Main features: The Archduke’s path is one of the classic walks in the Tramuntana Range. It's famous for the views of the north coast, as well as the plain of Mallorca. 

Talaia Vella.

Ca Madò Pilla (400m) - Coll de Son Gallard (765m) - Pla des Pouet (685m) - Talaia Vella (856m) - Refugi de s’Arxiduc (868m) - Coll de Son Gallard (765m) - Ca Madò Pilla (400m) 

From La Residencia, transfer by minibus to Ca Madò Pilla (10 min), the start and finish of the walk. We ascend through the oak forest by the north side of the mountain to the top of the spectacular Talaia Vella, then go down the mountain pass, returning along the same route. 

Distance: 8 km long 
Gradient: 550m↑ 550m↓ 
Time: 4.30h walking + breaks 
Main features: Fantastic views of the north coast.

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Advanced

Sa Galera Peak.

Can Bleda (210m) - Pla d’en Marc (540m) - Sa Galera peak (910m) - Pla d’en Marc (540m) - Deià (140m) 

From La Residencia, transfer by minibus (10 min) to Can Bleda, the starting point of the walk. We ascend through the oak forest to reach the summit of the spectacular panoramic point of Sa Galera. On the return trip, we start off on the same route, but later continue our descent on a different route to Deià. 

Distance: 9 km long. 
Gradient: 700m↑ 770m↓ 
Time: 5.30h walking + breaks 
Main features: Spectacular panoramic views of the “Serra de Tramuntana”

L’Ofre Peak.

Biniaraix (100m) - Portell de sa Costa (930m) - Puig de ses Solanes ( 970) - Coll de l’Ofre ( 875) - L’Ofre Peak (1093m) - Barranc de Biniaraix (700m) - Biniaraix (100m) 

From La Residencia, transfer by minibus to Biniaraix (25 min), the start and finish of the walk. We ascend by the secondary route of Es Marroig and the spectacular mountain path to Es Portell de sa Costa to continue the climb to the top of L’Ofre Peak. We descend via the famous ravine of Biniaraix to Biniaraix hamlet. 

Distance: 12 km long 
Gradient: 1100m↑ 1100m↓ 
Time: 7h walking + breaks 
Main features: Long walk, with very impressive views of the Sóller valley and the plain of Mallorca. The descent is along the most famous mountain path of the Tramuntana Range: Es Barranc de Biniaraix.

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Please note:
  • In case of bad weather or other adverse conditions, the guide has the right to change, postpone or cancel the walk.
  • Walkers will need mountain boots or other sports shoes, water, food (fruit, energy bars, sandwiches), and waterproof or warm clothing depending on the season.

For more information or to book one of our walks:
Tel: +34 971 63 6046
 

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