Spain is a magnificent Mediterranean sailing destination offering you a chance to explore an adventurous country famous for its flamenco music, fiestas, delicious cuisine, notably their tapas and paella, remarkable architecture, vibrant nightlife and much more.
Sail along the Spanish coast and explore vibrant seaside cities, hidden coves and charming fishing villages. This country is ideal for island hopping – the Balearic Islands, with its famous islands of Mallorca, Ibiza and Menorca, is among the most diverse and gorgeous archipelagos in the world. Mallorca, where our base is located, abounds, in white sandy beaches, boasts crystal clear blue water and enjoys the most relaxing vibe you can imagine.
When not sailing or swimming, dive into the best food from the Balearic menus, mainly consisting of seafood and seasoned meat, find a local ”Patisserie” with the sweetest of sweets or go shopping in the cosy streets of Palma.
Marina Alboran is closed to the centre of Palma. It takes about 15 minutes to arrive from the Mallorca airport to the Marina. At 5 minute walking distance you find a Supermarket (Mercadona) where all your provisioning for your sailing cruise. There is a cash drawer opposite the marina. Furthermore, there are toilets and shower facilities, hot and cold drink machine and a ice cube dispenser in the marina. There is also a paid parking just in front of the marina. Marina Alboran is close to many restaurants, bar and discotheques where you can enjoy your nightlife.
The weather in the Mediterranean parts of Spain, including the Balearic Islands, is characterised by a moderate Mediterranean climate with hot and dry summers and mild winters. Summer in Mallorca starts at the beginning of June and brings plenty of sun with temperatures from 27 degrees Celsius to above 30 degrees Celsius in July and August.
Coastal cities and towns enjoy 300 days of sunshine annually, with barely any rainy days. All in all, expect clear sky, lots of sunshine and warm sea temperatures.