Palma City Sightseeing Hop On Hop Off Bus and Bellver Castle

Price: $28.00
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Summary
Shore Excursion Size ? Standard
Shore Excursion Type Scenic, Cultural
Shore Excursion Duration 24 Hours
Activity Level ? Easy
Shore Excursion Leaves From ? Numerous bus stops throughout Palma De Mallorca. An approximately 7 minute taxi ride (not included, approximately 6 EUR each way) may be required to reach the closest stop.
Food/Beverage Provided Not Included
Recommended Dress We recommend wearing comfortable clothing, and comfortable, sensible, closed-toe walking shoes. Sunscreen and sunglasses are also suggested. Please have your knees and shoulders covered if visiting a religious site.
Restrictions Bus stops 11, 12, 12b and 16 will be out of service until further notice. Entrance fee for Bellver Castle included in this tour. April to September, Tuesday to Saturday) 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM. Sunday 10am to 15;00. October to March, Tuesday to Saturday 10am to 18;00. Sunday 10am to 15;00. Last departure to Bellver Castle bus stop 11, 12 and 12b is at 7.30pm from stop # 1. Stops 11, 12 and 12b closed on Mondays. Walking is at your own pace. Guests must be able to step up onto and off of the bus. To access the upper deck, a narrow staircase must be climbed. Fold up wheelchairs can be stored based on space available.

Hop aboard a sightseeing bus and explore a myriad of sights along a bus route featuring Palma's most famous attractions. Take advantage of a convenient hop-on hop-off bus ticket to visit some of Palma's popular attractions, like the Joan Miro Museum and the Palma Cathedral. Admission to this Gothic-style Bellver Castle is included in this tour, and an audio guide is provided on the bus, offering commentary in eight different languages over the course of your tour. You can also choose to simply remain on the bus and enjoy viewing the city sights from your seat, making this sightseeing tour perfect for everyone.

Start off your sightseeing tour by hopping aboard your bus. Along the way, view the beautiful architecture of Palma, Mallorca's capital, displaying European and African cultural influences. Take a scenic route that passes by the popular La Rambla neighborhood, which features narrow streets and boutiques. Make a stop at the iconic Bellver Castle - a castle built in the 14th century that served as a fortress, former prison and home for Mallorca kings. As one of Europe's few circular castles, this round castle features unique architecture with Gothic-style arches, and houses a museum that displays relics and pottery from Palma's rule by the Arab, Roman, Spanish and Talaioic eras.

You'll also pass by places like the royal palace of Palau de L'Almudaina, where the Royal Family resides today. Enjoy the green landscapes that this Gothic-style Palma Cathedral overlooks. Make a stop by the Joan Miro Museum to take in modern art made by the famous Spanish sculptor and painter Joan Miro. Enjoy panoramic views of the UNESCO World Heritage Site of the Serra de Tramuntana mountain range and marina, and capture breathtaking photos before heading back to the port.

Whether you're excited to tour the museum at the Bellver Castle or you just want to enjoy a scenic ride around Palma, this sightseeing tour offers plenty of options. Sign up for this exciting sightseeing tour today and get ready to hop aboard the bus for a memorable time in Palma!

Please Note: The entrance fee for Bellver Castle is included in the price of this tour. The last departure to Bellver Castle is at 7:30 PM. There are 18 stops on this route and it takes approximately 80 minutes to complete the route without getting off. The bus runs every 15 to 30 minutes, depending on the season. The bus route is narrated in English, Spanish, German, Italian, French, Chinese, Russian, and Catalan. First and last tour times vary by season and will be detailed in your electronic ticket. This tour operates from 9:30 AM to 8:00 PM.

The route includes the following stops:

  • Antonio Maura
  • Pl. del Mercat
  • La Rambla / Carrer dels Horts
  • Pl. d'Espana
  • Av. Alexandre Rossello
  • Av. Gabriel Alomar y Villalonga
  • Av. Gabriel Roca
  • Pueblo Espanol
  • Castillo de Bellver
  • Pl. Gomila
  • Hotel Valparaiso
  • Joan Miro Museum
  • Av. Joan Miro
  • Estacion Maritima
  • Auditorio
  • Pl. Porta de Santa Catalina
  • Av. Jaume III
  • Muelle Comercial

To see a map of the stops that are included in this tour, please CLICK HERE.