Located in the bay of Alcúdia, Can Picafort is a coastal town in the north of Mallorca that belongs to the municipality of Santa Margalida. It is a residential complex which, thanks to its wide variety of services and attractions, has become one of the most important tourist destinations on the island.
Can Picafort has the charm of the old fishing villages. It is also surrounded by dunes, pine forests and wooded areas, among which are such beautiful areas as the s'Albufera Natural Park or the Cap de Farrutx, which is still preserved in an unspoiled state.
The great abundance of natural spaces in Can Picafort invites you to go on bicycle trips and hiking.
Son Bauló is one of the natural areas worth visiting in Can Picafort. In it you can observe a great variety of animals in their wild habitat: rabbits, sea urchins, turtles, red pheasants or lirones, are some of the species that inhabit these places.
If there is another thing that characterizes this municipality is its large number of archaeological sites that allow documenting the human presence on the island from prehistory and continue its course through Roman, Islamic and medieval times.
In the necropolis of Son Real, also known as Cemetery of the Phoenicians, in addition to the archaeological remains, there is an ethnological museum that allows you to enter into the traditions of Mallorca.
We also recommend visiting the Church of Santa Margalida, Son Serra and Illot dels Porros.
Can Picafort - Santa Margalida has a population of about seven thousand inhabitants, but each year it receives visitors from all over Europe who are attracted by its beautiful beaches and landscapes, as well as its wide range of leisure activities, with a wide variety of restaurants in which to taste the typical mallorquina food.
Playa de Can Picafort: It is a large beach, with fine and dark sand, very popular with tourists. It is very safe, with several surveillance posts and first responders.
Cala Serralot: It is a small beach of gravel and sand with temperate waters and a moderate swell, ideal for those who look for solitude.
Playa de Casetes es Capellans: It has several services, including access for the disabled and rental of umbrellas and deck chairs. Its transparent waters are ideal to immerse in the spirit of the island.
Playa Es Comú: It is a beach of fine and soft sand that has been awarded with the Blue Flag. Of moderate swell, it is next to the sport port of Can Picafort and of the Natural Park of s'Albufera, by which it allows to enjoy a beautiful landscape.
S'Arenal d'es Casat: Also known as Ses Assussenes, it is a small isolated cove. Its crystalline waters with shades of deep blue maintain a moderate swell.
Playa Na Patana: Na Patana: is a beach of just over 100 meters in length. Its sands are practically unspoiled and its waters are warm and enveloping.
Playa Son Bauló: It is a beautiful semiurban beach, with fine sand and flanked by cliffs. It holds the flag and all the services one expects in this type of beaches: washbasins, showers, lifeguards, etc.
If you are traveling with family or with a group of friends, the best option for accommodating is to rent a villa with a private pool or a chalet, as it allows to enjoy the comfort of an independent house where you can feel at home, with a total privacy and freedom of schedules. In Can Picafort you have the opportunity to choose between a large number of holiday homes and independent chalets. They are waiting for you on our website. A great selection of villas in Can Picafort so that you can have an unforgettable vacation.
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