If you want to get to know the island in the most authentic way, October is the perfect month.
Mallorca in October is a real paradise. If you want to get to know the island in the most authentic way, October is the perfect month. If crowded beaches and mass tourism are not for you, you will love discovering the beauty of Mallorca during this month. After the bustle of the summer months and once the influx of tourists begins to come down, the island becomes a quiet, authentic place, full of culture and traditions and perfect for those adventurers who want to discover a new facet of the island.
Certainly, autumn in Mallorca has a lot to offer, the landscapes are tinged with reddish tones and the temperatures drop gently, which makes the island an ideal place to go hiking or discover new places. The activities that you can do in Mallorca in October are countless and it is, without a doubt, one of the best months to discover the island and its most wonderful corners, you cannot miss it!
If you are planning to visit Mallorca in October, then we will tell you the best plans and activities on the island in autumn and how to make the most of your stay to make it an unforgettable trip.
Mallorca weather in October
October is one of the best months of the year when it comes to weather. Mallorca weather in October is marked by mild and pleasant temperatures, an average of around 20ºC and low rainfall. The island is saying goodbye to the summer, the muggy heat and the high temperatures, to say hello to a milder, refreshing and pleasant climate, the weather in Mallorca in October is marvelous!
Although it is very likely that you will find the occasional rainy day during your holidays in Mallorca in October, the sun continues shining almost every day. During this month the sea temperature remains warm and the days are still warm enough to enjoy a dip in the Mediterranean. The biggest advantage is that in autumn the beaches are almost deserted and the influx of tourists is much smaller, so you can enjoy
Hiking in Mallorca
Surely, hiking in Mallorca is one of the best options to discover the beauty of this beautiful island located in the Mediterranean Sea. Mallorca in October is perfect for hiking lovers and adventurers, as it has the ideal climate for outdoor sports. Of course, do not forget to pack some warm clothing, since it can get cold at any time and rainfall is common.
Whether you are visiting Mallorca in October or at any other time of the year, hiking in Mallorca is the perfect activity to discover the authentic charm of the island. Hiking trails are suitable for almost all levels and are usually very well signposted, with trails in very good conditions, as it is a very popular sport among residents and visitors. In the Serra de Tramuntana area you will find the wildest and most respected side of the island and some of the most special hiking trails in Mallorca. We recommend some routes such as walking the path between lush forests that connects the towns of Esporles and Banyalbufar, two beautiful coastal towns or climb the Massanella , one of the highest points in the Serra de Tramuntana. Whichever route you choose, don't forget your comfortable shoes to start touring the island and discover its natural charm with the hiking trails in Mallorca.
What to do in Mallorca in October
If hiking is not your favorite activity, there are many more things to do in Mallorca in October. Although the island is less crowded, during the autumn months Mallorca is still full of life. At this time, a large number of fairs, local markets and festivities are held in Palma and in the different towns on the island that are worth visiting. From cattle markets to gastronomic fairs, you will surely find something special to do in Mallorca in October.
Autumn is also a very good time to discover the island and its small towns. You will fall in love with the small coastal towns like Deià, Valldemossa or Banyalbufar, all of them towns that seem straight out of a fairy tale, surrounded by mountains, nature and the Mediterranean Sea in the background. Another visit that is a must during your stay in Mallorca in October is the town of Sóller. You can get to this beautiful town from Palma with an old vintage train, traveling through valleys and mountains until you reach the town square itself, a unique experience!
During your visit to Mallorca in October, you cannot miss a tour of the capital, to discover the old town of Palma de Mallorca. The historic center of Palma is a real gem, and the autumn weather is perfect for taking long walks knowing the most beautiful and special corners of the city. The Cathedral of Mallorca, an impressive building facing the sea, is probably one of the most spectacular Gothic cathedrals in the world and the rest of the buildings and alleys with a medieval air in the center of Palma worthwhile.
We can't think of a better place to spend your holidays in Mallorca in October than in our Purohotel Palma. Our hotel, located in the famous La Lonja neighborhood, is located in the heart of the capital, belongs to the old area of the city and close to the most popular neighborhoods. In our urban hotel you will have all the comforts, in addition to being in the capital and in an area full of restaurants and shops that worthwhile. Purohotel Palma is a dream, where design and comfort coexist to offer you a unique experience during your visit to Mallorca in October.