Majorca is an ideal entry-level area and is also suitable for families with children. The charter season runs from April to October.
The island has an excellent maritime infrastructure for Yacht charter Palma, and there are plenty of suitable anchorages. There are 42 ports and 83 anchorages all together. Mallorca is an ideal sailing area for beginners and less experienced yacht charter crews. Apart from maneuvering in the overcrowded and close ports there are no particular navigational challenges. There aren’t many shallows and the currents are weak. If you don’t find sailing in Mallorca enough of a challenge, you can explore the other Balearic Islands and the coast along the Spanish mainland for blue water sailing area.
Mallorca is the largest of the Balearic Islands and a hugely rewarding sailing area. Before setting sail from Palma, explore the enchanting medieval architecture of the capital and see the La Seu Cathedral. There will also be lots of opportunities to sample local cuisine and get in the holiday mood. The first stop, Port d’Andratx, is a glamorous Mallorcan town popular with film stars and celebrities whose villas are nestled amongst the hills.
The sailing season runs all year in Mallorca due to the Mediterranean climate. The temperatures in spring and autumn are pleasant and range from 15 - 25°C. The summer begins in April and lasts until late October. In August, the water is 25°C and the average temperature during the day is 30°C. The winters are short, mild and rainy with an average temperature of 12°C. Mallorca has 303 days of sunshine a year.