Taxi to Alcudia
Taxi Transfer from Palma Airport to Alcúdia. We guarantee that our vehicles for this transfer to Alcúdia meet all necessary quality and safety standards.
Details of the Taxi transfer from Palma airport to Alcúdia :
Palma Airport Distance: 60 km (37.2 mi.)
Estimated time: 45 minutes
City of Alcúdia, history and culture
Book your taxi to Alcúdia Town
Alcúdia town is located in the north east of Mallorca. Alcudia forms a peninsula with an area of more than 60 square km. It’s located between the bays of Pollensa and Alcúdia. Home to more than 19,000 residents it’s ideal for nature lovers having 30 km of coastline. Also with a great diversity of landscapes, sandy beaches and majestic cliffs.
It is a beautiful area that offers stunning turquoise beaches. With certainly a wide variety of beaches and coves to delight its visitors.
From beaches bustling with people to unspoiled beaches and coves surrounded by pine forests. A natural beauty that makes it feel like paradise.
Alcudia’s old town is surrounded by the only completely preserved wall. king Jaime II started the building of the wall in the early 14th century. As a Result Alcúdia’s inhabitants were finally protected by it’s completion at the end of the same century. So they thought.
However, it was not enough to drive away the pirates. Nevertheless they continued attacking again and again during the 16th century, causing large numbers of people to flee.
Fortunately, the making of a port in 1779 saved Alcúdia from decline.
Alcúdia city and Pollentia archeologic zone were declared a Historic-Artistic Complex by Decree 21/41 on July 20, 1963. Remnants of human occupation in Alcúdia dates back to the Pre-Talaiotic Period (2000–1200 BC).
Talaiots are the megalithic constructions from which the Talaiotic Culture gets its name. There’s a lot in this area, most notably in the town of Son Simó.
Among the archeological remains of the Roman-city of Pollentia. We can find the smallest Roman amphitheater in Spain. Which was used as a necropolis during Roman times.
Just a few meters away from the heart of Alcúdia. You can still see some of the ancient Roman tombs between the tiers of the theater. Additionally you can see a set of houses (from the Portella), a theater and the forum area.
Alcúdia’s city has a medieval urban layout, such as narrow irregular streets. There’s also some buildings that still maintain elements that are characteristic of the city’s era of splendor. Having and great architectural value.
Alcudia’s historic center has been restored without losing any of its charm. Such as large pedestrian area that is perfect for a relaxing stroll.
Alcúdia’s main attraction is its wide variety of services and facilities to spend a holiday on the beach. Its ‘mini train’ is great fun and takes visitors from one side of the town to the other.
Alcudia is also a good spot on the island. One can discover and explore some of Majorca’s main historical and natural sites.
From Alcúdia you can do some of the many excursions that Mallorca has to offer. The ‘Coves of the Drac’ caves, which are located near Porto Cristo. Furthermore a Bronze Age settlement in Artà and close by the castle of Capdepera.
In Alcudia you can find the puerto deportivo. It is known to be the most important in the northeast of Mallorca with its elegant club náutico.
Things to do
·Alcudia’s ‘Museo de Sa Bassa Blanca’ Is a contemporary art museum totally integrated with nature. Not only is it a protected status but also declared a biological reserve.
· Hidropark is a waterpark. The only water park in the north of the Island. It’s great for all the family. If your staying in the Club Mac resort it’s free access. Club Mac is a very lively hotel, being 3 hotels in one complex. Excellent if you have young children but not if you want to relax.
· If you love cycling, Alcúdia offers the chance to discover its routes that run between the mountains and the sea. You can be an amateur or professional, the North of Majorca is the place to cycle. Majorca has a warm and sunny climate in Autumn and Spring. Besides having beautiful landscapes it’s got well surfaced roads. Lots of good cycle tracks and a well developed infrastructure.
Mallorca’s year round weather means that many groups of European cyclists come to our island to practice this sport.
Clearly Alcudia’s great roads, cycle paths and cycle routes makes Alcudia perfect for all types of cycling. For instance hotels have now very good cycle facilities and there’s plenty of bike hire/repair shops.
Majorcabdriver can organise up to 4 passengers plus 4 bikes. Book your transfer now.
Golf Alcanada, an 18-hole course with a privileged location. Opened in 2004 with all the services you need to enjoy this sport any time of year.
For those who love heights, you can practice aero sports in Alcudia and the surrounding areas. For example paragliding, hang-gliding, ballooning or helicopter rides. Certainly an experience flying over the island in a hot air balloon or helicopter.
Beach and Marina
Alcudia is the ideal place for nautical activities, aquatic and underwater sports. It boasts a simply spectacular natural environment and a very complete infrastructure. Allowing you to you participate in whatever activity you like.
In Alcudia’s puerto deportivo you can also find many shops where you can rent boats and moorings. Practice sports such as windsurfing, swimming and scuba diving. Clearly ideal from beginners taking classes to experts and competition levels.
It is a beautiful area that offers stunning turquoise beaches. So with a wide variety of beaches and coves to delight its visitors, it’s a must.
From beaches bustling with people to unspoiled beaches and coves surrounded by pine forests. There’s also a natural beauty that makes it feel like paradise.
Here 191 restaurants, variety of food and cuisine typical of several countries. You will find for instance Italian, Thai, Indian, British and of course typical Mallorcan food. Some local restaurants will do a menu del día. Usually between 8-15 euros and includes, first and second course, desert, wine and a coffee. Only served midday.
Book your Taxi to Alcúdia Hotels
If you already have accommodation, indicate it in your reservation. Majorcabdriver will be your transport to any hotel, Villa, apartment or hostel.
Alcudia has hotels from 90 €. It has more than 300 hotels in the area, look for the one that best suits your vacation.
In Alcúdia’s historic center, every Tuesday and Sunday from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. there’s an open air market. Not only local products of the island but also a variety of items such as shoes, clothing, bags and souvenirs.
You can also enjoy an evening market on the Port d’Alcudia boardwalk. Starts early June to late September on Wednesdays. Also on Saturday evenings from 6pm to 10pm.
On the first of September, the “Travesía a Nado de Aguas Abiertas” (“Open Water Swim”) will be held in Alcudia. With also free registration for anyone willing to have a go.
“Cursa Nocturna Ronda Murada” (“Night time Race Around the Wall”). A race that runs through the interior of the old town of Alcudia and its medieval walls.
You can also join the a free guided tour that takes place every Wednesday from 10am to 12pm. The starting point is the church.
“Un Hivern en Mallorca” (“A Winter in Mallorca”), which includes concerts and guided tours. Also a jazz festival in September and several local festivals, which indeed are very attractive to visitors.