Without a doubt, summer is much better on the beach, and there are no more beautiful and crystalline waters than the unspoiled beaches of Colònia de Sant Jordi in Mallorca. Located in the southeast of the island, it was born as a fishing town and is now known as one of the busiest tourist destinations in the area. This summer you cannot miss the opportunity to know all the natural wonders that this beautiful area of the island has to offer.
Colònia de Sant Jordi has a strategic location, right in the center of the most important natural attractions on the island. Some of those places with a special attraction are for example: Es Trenc beach, just 25 a minutes walk from Colonia de Sant Jordi, and Cabrera, this being a wonderful marine reserve perfect for diving.
What to see and visit in Colònia de Sant Jordi
Es Trenc is one of the most popular beaches in Mallorca, and it is no wonder. Its bright sand stretches for more than 2 km that are adorned with Caribbean blue waters that all visitors fall in love with. If you are one of those who love nature, the warm breeze, calm and wild beauty; Es Trenc beach is sure to be perfect for you.
On the other hand, near Colònia is the beautiful Mondragó Natural Park, where you can enjoy Cala Mondragó and S’Amarador. Both coves have turquoise blue waters and crystalline appearance that evoke the Caribbean with its own peace and exceptionally beautiful landscapes.
If you prefer excursions, marine life, transparent and paradisiacal waters, then Es Caragol is a must-see destination. It is ideal to relax, spend the day and let yourself be seduced by unimaginable colored waters. You can immerse yourself and get to know the beautiful natural habitats that this beach can offer you on the coast of Mallorca.
Es Dolç, is with Es Caragol and Es Trenc one of the most impressive beaches on the island. It is located just 15 minutes walk from the Colònia de Sant Jordi. It is perfect if you are staying in the area. You can go as a family and enjoy a very clean sand with crystal-clear and shallow waters, perfect for the little ones in the family. It is certainly a paradise that is worth it. It also a little bar to eat something or enjoy a soft drink.
Es Carbó, is a natural beach that can only be accessed on foot or by boat, it is accessed by walking about 25 minutes from Es Dolç beach, however the visit is worth it, on the way you will pass some fishermen’s houses with its small beaches. In which you can stop to take a bath.
Es Marqués, also known as Ses Estaques, is a small beach with crystal clear waters, perfect for families. Very close to Apartaments Posidonia it is ideal for a quick getaway to the beach.
Finally, you cannot miss Cala Galiota Beach, also in the Colònia de Sant Jordi area. This urban beach is perfect for taking children and enjoying the sea in peace. It is one of the residents’ favorite beaches for its cozy and pleasant atmosphere. It is the place to meet interesting people and enjoy the atmosphere.
Events and restaurants in Colònia de Sant Jordi
In Colònia de Sant Jordi, every April 23 the feast of the town’s patron saint is celebrated. However, if you don’t like the religious tinge of the festival, you can visit the Salt Festival.
The salt festival is one of the festivals that commemorates or celebrates the most important product of Sant Jordi since there are some of the oldest salt flats in the Mediterranean. During the fair all related products are presented: salts from all over the world, preserves, and of course a warm festive atmosphere with music and exquisite food.
Speaking of food, Colònia de Sant Jordi has a wide variety of restaurants and gastronomic delicacies. You can find both in the town and in the surroundings all kinds of bars, restaurants and cafes.
The Colònia de Sant Jordi has many attractions and areas of interest, so don’t think about it, stay at Apartaments Posidonia and enjoy your holidays in an incomparable setting.