See the sunset in Mallorca

Sunshine, the Mediterranean sea, clear skies and a sea breeze… There’s no doubt that Mallorca has it all when it comes to those picture-perfect images. But it’s when the sun sinks below the horizon that the island’s stunning landscapes are at their most impressive. That’s why one of the best plans for friends, couples and families alike is to sit back and admire Mallorca’s incredible sunsets. Want to know the best places to watch the sunset? Read on to find out!

4 incredible locations to watch the sunset in Mallorca

Where to watch the sunset in Mallorca An important question for any visitor to this beautiful Mediterranean isle. Knowing the best places for perfect sunset views is a must. That’s why we’ve put together this helpful list of charming locations, so take note and make sure not to miss out.

1. Sa Foradada viewpoint

 Located in the Sierra de Tramuntana is the Sa Foradada Viewpoint, a small, circular temple-like structure with stunning sea views across to the Sa Foradada peninsula. Without a doubt one of the most intriguing features of this promontory is its characteristic hole in the rock. Legend has it that the hole was made by a cannon shot during a battle between pirates and Christians. Whatever its origins may be, what’s certain is that the beauty of the surrounding landscape here showcases the very best of the island.

The small, white temple-like structure that serves as a balcony overlooking the Mediterranean catches the light of dusk creating a magical, romantic atmosphere. If you’re visiting Mallorca with your partner, watching the sunset from this incredible location is truly unmissable.

A unique and unforgettable experience!

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2. Ses Ànimes Viewpoint

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The Sierra de Tramuntana is another of the island’s fabulous locations from which to enjoy the sunset in Mallorca. In the midst of breath-taking natural scenery you’ll find the Ses Ánimes or Las Almas Viewpoint, meaning ‘The Souls’. Located on the southern side of the Sierra, between the towns of Banyalbufar and Estellencs, you’ll be able to enjoy a truly stunning Majorcan sunset.

The viewpoint is located in an old mediaeval watchtower. Also known as El Verger Tower, it was once an important defensive structure designed to combat pirate attacks in the sixteenth century. From its highest point you’ll be able to admire panoramic views of the surrounding landscape, stretching from the sea to the mountains.

And of course there are plenty of mysteries and legends to discover in this truly magical location.

3. Cap de Formentor

Without a doubt, Formentor lighthouse is one of the best locations from which to watch the stunning Majorcan sunset. It’s a firm favourite among visitors. This impressive structure is located some 300 metres above sea level. This makes it the perfect place to admire the sunset in Mallorca and enjoy spectacular panoramic views of the sea.

Its extraordinary location is like something out of a dream. Accessed via a winding road with impressive views of the lighthouse rising up from the steep cliff tops.

This combination of natural and manmade wonders is sure to leave you speechless.

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4. Es Trenc Beach:

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How about enjoying a beautiful Majorcan sunset from the comfort of a beach bar? Nothing beats watching the sunset with your favourite drink in-hand, the sun sinking below the horizon while it illuminates the sky with pastel shades, and the crystal-clear waters turning their characteristic shade of red.

Es Trenc beach occupies over 2 kilometres of Majorcan coastline, extending to a width of just 20 metres. Its fine golden sand and clear waters make it an oasis of calm and relaxation. This heavenly beach is, without a doubt, a spectacular backdrop for one of Mallorca’s most stunning sunsets.

What’s more, if you fancy feeling part of nature with a spot of nude sunbathing, you’ll be able to do this in the zones at the two ends of the beach.

Get ready to watch the sunset in Mallorca

Any of the locations we’ve mentioned are ideal spots to watch the sunset. If you’re planning to spend a few days on the island, you can take the opportunity to admire the sunset from many different places and perspectives, delighting your eyes and soul with the beauty of this stunning Balearic island. There’s more! If you want to make your trip even more special, count on Ideal Property Mallorca to provide quality accommodation. Check out our incredible villas in Arta, Pollensa  and Alcúdia.