Cap de Formentor is located on the northernmost point of the Balaeric Island Mallorca. Locals call this cape as the Meeting point of the winds. Cap de Formentor consist of many lookout and viewing points. Cap de Formentor is 20-km drive from Port de Pollenca and presents dramatic scenery on the way.
Attractions on the way to Cap de Formentor
Lighthouse: At the end of the road there is a lighthouse which offers breathtaking views of the whirling sea touching the sky.
Mirador del Mal Pas: it is a viewpoint also known as Mirador d’es Colomer because of its proximity to Colomer Island.
Beautiful coves situated around the headland – Cala Figuera, Cala Murta, and Cala Pi de la Posad
Cave by Raco de Xot: It has two entrances located about 8m over the surface of the water. The cave has a length of 90 m and a height of 8 m and is one of the most important sources of information for the prehistoric talaiot culture.
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Cap de Formentor Cycling Route
Port de Pollença to the El Mirador de sa Creueta, 0-3.5km: Gradients are 7-8% till the viewpoint El Mirador de sa Creueta
El Mirador de Sa Creueta to the last kick up, 3.5-16km: Enroute you will pass through Formentor beach, a pine forest, 300m tunnel through the mountain, iews of the sea and coastline and then you will get the view of the lighthouse through the rocks.
The last climb to the Formentor Lighthouse, 16-17.5km: This is a descent towards a tiny valley and then an ascent towards the lighthouse.
The return to Port de Pollença: It is the same route backwards.