The "golden valley" of Sóller - home of olives and oranges "Fet a Sóller"
Sóller is a small town with about 13,500 inhabitants, located on the north west coast of Mallorca, surrounded by the Tramuntana mountains (UNESO World Heritage Site). Sóller same as the communities Fornalutx, Biniaraix and the port (Puerto de Sóller) are in the idyllic valley, surrounded by some of the highest mountains of the island named Puig Mayor, L'Ofre and Teix. (Webcams in Puerto de Sóller: Paseo Maritimo or great views over the bay)
Tourists as well as locals appreciate the exclusiveness of the valley, which so far hasn't been touched by mass tourism, due to its geographical location.
Especially nature-loving and active visitors take advantage of the great sourroundings: the Tramuntana offers plenty of attractive walking routes and challenging routes for cyclists, the sea offers any type of water sports.
In the Valley of Sóller are mainly growing: olives, almonds and most of all oranges and lemons. That's why it is called valley of the oranges (Vall del Tarongers).
With the following links, we like to offer you useful information about the area for your visit.
All necessary information about Sóller such as the current weather, a map, accommodation, excursions, etc. can be found at soller1.com.
Visitors find individuality and rest above all in the numerous Agroturismos (land hotel). You find more urbane atmosphere in the offer from the art nouveau villas or situated town hotels. Who prefers the nearness to the water, an animated seafront and many bars and restaurants in the surroundings, however, that should check in in Puerto de Sóller.
A former oil mill, with a lot of love to the detail converted to the land hotel. Incredibly conveniently in the mountains in the direction of Deià, offers the Finca individually furnished rooms, a great view and a high-class restaurant.
An elegant town hotel in one of the nicest avenues Sóllers: the Gran Vía. Very tasteful interior arrangement in the modern retro style.
The medium-sized hotel in Puerto de Sóller is located in beach nearness (5min) and has still lain quietly.
Who can renounce the comfort and service of a hotel and individual catering preferentially, that certainly makes a find with the number oaks Fincen and holiday apartments in the valley.
You find with Fincas Majorca your holiday's real estate - from the Holidayflat close to state in Puerto de Sóller up to the top-equipped Finca in the mountains.
Excursions and worth seeing in Sóller/Mallorca
The historical train connects Sóller with the capital of Palma. Not only for nostalgics customers with train a very recommendable trip!
The holiday ships of the Barcos Azules ("Blue ships") start from Puerto de Sóller, e. g. , the nearby mouth of the unique canyon "Torrent de Pareis" in Sa Calobra .
Travelling leader Serra Tramuntana
Viele nützliche Informationen für Wanderer und ein Wanderforum finden Sie unter serradetramuntana.eu. Initiator is the publisher of the book "Hiking on Mallorca" and the popular travelling map "Mallorca - Serra Tramuntana 1:35. 000"
Travelling tours and mountain bike tours
Tramuntana Tours offers numerous travelling tours controlled by local-expert and mountain bike tours. The suitable wheel can be rented