Recommended places to visit in the Serra de Tramuntana, not far from Petit Deià

The Serra de Tramuntana is a refuge for numerous wonders which, as you delve into all its possibilities, it offers more and more idyllic corners. Declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, this mountainous area that runs from the west to the north of Mallorca is also the home of Petit Deià. Using its traditional architecture and the views offered by this town as a starting point is a good way to start a day dedicated to appreciating the recommended visits to this mountain range. Would you like to know about some of the secrets which lie within the Serra de Tramuntana? In this blog article we will be giving you four examples.

 

The Gorg Blau and Cúber reservoirs

The town of Escorca is a picturesque elevated area in the Serra de Tramuntana which lies 35 kilometres from Deià. It is known for its location, at the feet of Mallorcas highest mountains and by two large reservoirs that supply water to all the islands inhabitants. Gorg Blau and Cúber, the reservoirs, offer relaxing trails in incomparable settings. It offers paths which lead  through vegetation, fields with animals such as donkeys, cows or sheep that graze freely in the area and a large dam which gives panoramic views of the beautiful area confirm that it is a must visit in the centre of the mountains.

 

The Torrent de Pareis, an excursion with a worthy ending

Following on from Escorca, there is an excursion for more adventurous hikers. We’re talking about the Torrent de Pareis, a long torrent of water which dries out in the warmer months and leads the way along a cobbled path with ups and downs. The beauty of this route lies in the fact that, after much effort to overcome its obstacles, it leads to Sa Calobra, an impressive mouth to the Mediterranean Sea between two high peaks that allows you to take a bath at the end of the excursion. If you would prefer to only visit Sa Calobra, you should know that it is a 45-kilometre journey from Petit Deià and a hair-raising winding road.

 

 

The Lluc Monastery, a spiritual visit

The Lluc monastery is one of the most well-loved refuges for locals and visitors. It is an ancestral sanctuary which offers accommodation at 400 metres of altitude. This destination is a place of pilgrimage where spirituality and romance flourish. Undoubtedly, a quiet escape from everyday life.

 

The towns of the Serra de Tramuntana not far from Petit Deià

We couldn’t miss the opportunity to end this series of recommended visits to encourage you to discover the villages of Deià, Valldemossa, Sóller and Fornalutx, international beauties of the Serra de Tramuntana admired by locals and tourists. Just by setting a 10-kilometre radius around Petit Deià you can discover an endless list of Mediterranean treasures which leave every visitor stunned.

 

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The greatest virtue of the Serra de Tramuntana is that its beauty is so intense that you can only truly appreciate it with your own two eyes. That is why, if you would like to make Petit Deià your new home, you will have a highly qualified team of agents at your disposal to help you find the perfect home in Deià which will be perfectly suited to your preferences and tastes. We will be waiting for you!

 

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