Sports and leisure - Majorca
There is a wide range of leisure activities for all tastes and all ages. You could almost think that on Majorca the slogan "you snooze, you lose" was created.
For golfers, Mallorca has become one of the most popular destinations in Europe. The 15 golf courses on the island are open all year and 5 other golf courses are already planned or under construction. Since many hotels have agreed cooperations with the surrounding golf courses, it is worth asking at the reception of the hotel for special rates.
Majorca is also the right place for tennis fans to prepare for the season. In addition to Tommy Haas Tennis Academy and the International Tennis School headed by the ace trainer Pavel Slozil, there are many other commercial tennis courts and tennis clubs, which can offer different floor coverings.
There are also many other possibilities to do sport on Majorca, whether alone, in groups or as a team. And even for teams, groups or clubs who wish to prepare for the upcoming season, there are many offers.
For those who simply seek a bit of variety, there are numerous theme and amusement parks to choose from, such as Nemo Submarines, Exotic Parque, Botanicactus or the aquatic parks Hidroparc, Aquaparc, Aqualandia, Aquacity, Marineland with many other attractions.
Water sports fans, yacht owners and sailors will find on Majorca all that the heart can desire. There is an incredible variety of options to choose from, such as taster courses, sailing trips, water, couple and trick ski, jet ski rentals, scuba diving, snorkelling and fishing.
The more daring tourists can dispose of various fun sports like free climbing and paragliding, or choose many other alternatives.
Furthermore you can go hiking and explore parts of the island on old paths, or book a one day ride or lessons for dressage riding and show jumping at one of the many riding schools.
In any case, it is recommendable to visit the capital Palma de Mallorca accessible from many locations, also by bus. Apart from many attractions, the city has plenty to offer regarding the architectural design. Many shops and designer boutiques invite to go shopping, and you literally feel the international flair of the city.