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Mallorca 13. Capdepera Lighthouse – Alcanada Lighthouse – Stage 1

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Capdepera Lighthouse – Alcanada Lighthouse -Stage 1
Stage 1: Capdepera Lighthouses – Artà

From Faro de Capdepera, one of the most beautiful lighthouses on the island of Mallorca, to the town of Artà, a town with a lot of history, traditions, and modernity.

Leaving the lighthouse de Capdepera one of the most beautiful lighthouses in the natural surroundings, the sea, Menorca and enjoy a great sunset.

The Castle of Capdepera is the hereditary element most emphasized from the municipality of Capdepera and one of the cultural and tourist attractions of the area. It is placed in the Nordest of the island of Majorca, in a strategic situation of which the grounds of the interior are discerned, part of the Line of coast and especially the channel of Minorca that separates two islands.

Heritage, tradition, modernity, nature and tourism make this corner of the island a must see place if you want to return for some moments to the true Mallorca. Artà is on the north-eastern area of the island and has a surface of 140 square kilometres, with a 25 kilometres coastline preserved in its natural state. Their support for a sustainable touristic model makes Artà the home for a Natural Park and a Marine Reserve. Furthermore, Artà hosts extraordinary heritage elements reflecting the history of the town and the island

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Capdepera Lighthouse

This lighthouse with a singular name is located on a promontory looking out to Menorca. It was immortalised in one of the Catalan singer-songwriter Joan Manuel Serrat’s most famous songs.

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Ses Païses village talayotic

The Talayotic village of Ses Paisses is one of the largest and best preserved prehistoric settlements in the island. The walled perimeter and the internal structures are in a remarkably good state....

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Artà

Artà has 7,549 inhabitants distributed among the towns of Artà, Colònia de Sant Pere and the urbanizations of Betlem and S’Estanyol.

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Old Train Artà Station

Artà connected to Mallorca’s railway in 1921. This brought in faster communication with Manacor and Palma and increased the transport of people and goods. The station and the group of secondary buildings...

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Capdepera

The municipality of Capdepera, with a population of 7200 inhabitants and the tourist area of Cala Ratjada, is located on the northeastern part of Mallorca. It is the first spot on the...

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Capdepera Castle

This castle was built in 1300 over the remains of a Muslim villa on the orders of King James II. Tradition has it that James I used this site as a stratagem...

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Artà Hams

The Artá Caves are located on the coast in the municipality of Capdepera, in the Cap Vermell, surrounded by mountains that tower over the sea. The caves have been visited since times...

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