Majorca, Spain » City Info

Majorca (or Mallorca), the largest island in the Balearic Islands archipelago, a part of Spain, welcomes millions of tourists every year. From all around the world, visitors come to discover Majorca's ever-lasting greenery, water reforms, and landscapes. Visiting Majorca must be as close as you can get to a real trip to paradise. Majorca is ideally placed in the lap of the Mediterranean Sea, where you have ample chance to explore untouched beaches, breathtaking scenery and many attractions that the island has to offer.

The island comprises seven cities, the capital being Palma, where the majority of the population resides. Cities and small towns in other regions such as Pla de Mallorca, Raiguer, Migjorn and Llevant also attract a fair share of tourists. Check out the top things to do if you are planning a trip to Majorca island. Make sure you have read detailed information if you are a newbie and want to have a great time on the island.

ArchipelagoBalearic Islands
Area 3,640.11 km2 (1,405.45 sq.mi.)
Population (2019)896,038
Time ZoneUTC+1(CET), Summer: UTC+2(CEST)

Top Majorca FAQs

Q.1) What is the capital of Majorca?

Ans: The capital of the island is Palma (formerly Palma de Mallorca).

Q.2) Where is Majorca located?

Ans: Majorca, also known as Mallorca, located in the Mediterranean Sea, is one of the Balearic Islands, a part of Spain.

Q.3) What is the anthem of Majorca?

Ans: La Balanguera is the national anthem of the Balearic Islands, Spain.

Q.4) What is the time zone of Majorca?

Ans: Majorca follows CET (UTC+1) time zone while in Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2).

Q.5) What is the population of Majorca?

Ans: The population of Majorca is 896,038 (as of 2019), with a density of 246.16/km2.

Q.6) What are the postal and dialling codes for Majorca?

Ans: The postal and dialling codes for Majorca are 070 and 971, respectively.

Q.7) What is the currency of Majorca?

Ans: The euro is the official currency of Spain (Majorca). Visitors can convert their currency from the banks. Some hotels in Majorca also provide money exchange facilities. You can also withdraw/pay money by credit and debit cards.

Q.8) Which are the languages spoken in Majorca?

Ans: The language spoken in Majorca is Catalan. However, the two official languages are Catalan and Spanish. The local dialect of Catalan is Mallorquí, although the dialects are somewhat different in many villages.

Q.9) How is the climate in Majorca?

Ans: Majorca enjoys a Mediterranean climate with mild and stormy winters while hot and bright summers.

Q.10) Is Majorca safe for visitors?

Ans: Yes, Majorca is very safe for visitors as the crime rate is very low.

Q.11) What are the top-visited places in Majorca?

Ans: The top-visited tourist spots in Majorca are the Plaça d'Espanya, the Cathedral Area, the Banys Àrabs and the Old City.

Q.12) Which is the highest point in Majorca?

Ans: Puig Major is the highest peak on the Spanish island of Majorca. It is situated in the Serra de Tramuntana.

Q.13) What are the visa requirements for Majorca?

Ans: For Majorca visa requirements, please visit the visa requirements page.

Q.14) What is the electric current-voltage in Majorca?

Ans: Majorca has an electric current of 220 Volt. Most appliances work with the correct adapter that varies from the UK Standard 3 pin socket to European 2 pin socket.