Top Rock Climbing Trips in Mallorca
Beautiful beaches, mild sunny weather and a wide diversity of routes on offer make the Spanish island of Mallorca an all year round rock climbing paradise in the Mediterranean Sea.
Mallorca is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Europe during summer. Nestled in the Mediterranean Sea, it is the largest of the four Balearic Islands (Mallorca, Ibiza, Formentera and Menorca). The island boasts a beautiful coastline, with some of the most scenic deep water soloing in the world. In the stunning Serra de Tramuntana’s mountain range, with incredible limestone spires and bluffs, you will find some incredible sport climbing routes. Mallorca’s variety of landscapes and vibrant culture offer invites you to explore every corner of the island.
Mallorca has a Mediterranean weather, offering an ideal climate with nice temperatures most of the year. In spring and autumn temperatures are in the mid to high-twenties. Mallorca has mild winters and sunny and quite hot summers -it can get to 40ºC some days-, tempered by sea breezes.
You could spend weeks exploring the great diversity of routes Mallorca offers. It depends on how much time you have. You could come for a couple of weeks on a climbing vacation, enjoying the sea and the beach, or just for a few days of climbing. Most guides offer from 1 day to one-week programs.
The best time for a rock climbing trip in Mallorca is from September to May, when the island is quieter and the temperature is perfect. However, it is possible to climb in Mallorca all year round. Even in summer you can find cooler mountain crags and deep water soloing spots.