Discover the old town of Palma de Mallorca
Discover the old town of Palma de Mallorca
Palma de Mallorca is famous for its architecture, which spans a wide range of styles from the Middle Ages to the present day, reflecting its rich history and evolution over time.

Throughout the city you can see the influence of architecture from different eras. From Roman times to the present day, the city has undergone a series of architectural transformations, leaving buildings in Gothic, Baroque, Art Nouveau, Neo-Gothic and Art Deco styles.

Palma is a city worth discovering, and below we will take you for a route through its old town.

Discovering Palma de Mallorca

The old town of Palma de Mallorca is an architectural jewel that attracts visitors from all over the world. This area is located within the limits of the old city wall and is full of historical buildings and monuments that reflect the rich history and culture of the city.

The historic quarter of Palma de Mallorca is characterized by narrow cobblestone streets, charming squares and interior courtyards in the Mallorcan style. The area boasts a wide variety of architectural styles ranging from Gothic to Art Nouveau. The oldest buildings in the city date back to the 13th century and some of them still retain elements of the period, such as Gothic windows and doorways with round arches.

One of the most emblematic monuments of the historic center is the Cathedral of Palma, also known as La Seu. This majestic Gothic-style cathedral was built over several centuries and has an impressive façade that towers over Palma's harbor. The cathedral also houses numerous works of art, such as the famous rose window designed by the artist Gaudí.

Another highlight in the old town is the Royal Palace of La Almudaina, a building that was built during the Islamic era and was later used as a residence by the monarchs of Mallorca. Currently, the Royal Palace is used as the headquarters of the Royal Family during their visits to the island.

In addition to the aforementioned monuments, the old town of Palma de Mallorca has many charming squares, such as Plaza Mayor and Plaza de Cort, as well as a wide variety of restaurants, bars and stores offering a wide range of local products.

Palma de Mallorca, where to stay?

The Hotel Leman is an excellent choice of accommodation for those wishing to enjoy Palma de Mallorca to the fullest. Located next to the beach, this hotel offers easy access to the coast and the crystal clear waters of the Mediterranean, making it perfect for sun and beach lovers.

In addition, the hotel is located very close to the city, allowing guests to enjoy the culture and history of the city as well as the beach and the sea.

Don't hesitate any longer, book your stay at Hotel Leman and enjoy Palma de Mallorca!


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