Mallorca Day Trip to Majorica Pearl Factory and Cavern of the Dragon Mallorca, Spain

Mallorca, Spain 7 hours 30 minutes Hotel Pick-Up Electronic Voucher

Discover some of Mallorca’s top attractions on a day trip to the Majorica Pearl Factory and Cavern of the Dragon (also known as Caves of the Drach or Cuevas del Drach). Head to the town of Manacor to learn how the famous Majorica pearls are made, and discover the fascinating 1.5-mile-long (2.4-km) Cavern of the Dragon, which has an impressive height of 82 feet (25 meters)! You’ll also enjoy a boat trip on Lake Martel (one of the world’s largest underground lakes), listen to a live classical music concert and watch a spectacular light show! Finish the day with a panoramic sightseeing tour of Porto Cristo and a liqueur tasting in Manacor.

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Highlights

- All taxes, fuel surcharges and service fees included
- Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
- Pickup from a centrally located meeting point


What will you find?

This exciting and comprehensive day trip on Mallorca starts with a drive in a comfortable, air-conditioned vehicle. Head inland through the beautiful villages of Santa Margarita and Petra as you make your way toward the town of Manacor. Here, visit the Majorica Pearl Factory to see how its famous man-made pearls are crafted. Note that if you choose the transport option from the northern part of the island, you will visit Perlas de Mallorca factory instead.

Next, discover one of Mallorca’s best natural wonders, a series of caves called the Cavern of the Dragon. The caves, mentioned in Jules Verne’s book Clovis Dartetor, were discovered around the year 1338. In total, they are 1.5 miles (2.4 km) long, but only half of that is accessible – enjoy a one-hour guided tour along the 0.75-mile (1.2-km) route. While you’re in the cave, enjoy a 10-minute live performance of classical music.

At Lake Martel, one of the world’s largest underground lakes that’s hidden within the caves, watch a fascinating light show that imitates the sun rising over the lake, and enjoy a short boat ride. Alternatively, you may continue the Cavern of the Dragon tour on foot and join the rest of the group outside the caves.

When you leave the caves, head to Porto Cristo, a fishing village on the east coast of Mallorca, for a panoramic sightseeing tour. Porto Cristo is located on a sheltered bay with beautiful sandy beaches, coastal caves and shallow water. You’ll have some free time here to take a lunch break (own expense) in the center of town, which offers a wide selection of bars and restaurants, or walk past Porto Cristo's 15th-century watchtower.

Then head back though Manacor, the birthplace of top tennis player Rafael Nadal, to your original departure point.

See the Itinerary section below for information on the pickup locations within each area of Mallorca.


Itinerary


  • North area includes the following locations: Port Alcudia, Port Pollensa, Cala San Vicente, Playa de Muro, Can Picafort.
  • South area includes the following locations: Paguera, Camp de Mar, Santa Ponsa, Cala Viñas, Magalluf, Palmanova, Cala Mayor, Portals Nous, Illetes, Palma, Son Armadans, Arenal, Can Pastilla, Playa de Palma.
  • East area includes the following locations: Colonia Sant Jordi, Cala Santanyi, Cala Figuera, Cala Barca, Porto Petro, Cala Dor, Cala Ferrera, Cala Egos, Porto Colom, Calas de Mallorca, Cala Domingos, Cala Murada, Cala Ratjada, Canyamel, Font de Sa Cala, Cala Mesquida, S'illot, Cala Millor, Cala Bona, Costa de los Pinos, Porto cristo, Sa Coma.


Additional Info

- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- Not wheelchair accessible
- The visit to Cavern of the Dragon includes a considerable amount of steps. Surfaces might be wet, so appropriate footwear is recommended
- Be aware of temperatures of 20ºC with 80% humidity inside Cavern of the Dragon


Voucher Info

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.


What's included

- Driver/guide
- Entrance fees
- Transport by air-conditioned coach
- Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)


What's excluded

- Gratuities (optional)
- Food and drinks


Departure Time

Between 8:30am and 9:30am. You must contact the local service provider as soon as possible to verify your exact pickup time and location; contact details will be listed on your booking voucher.


Departure Point

Pickup from selected Mallorca hotels.


Duration

7 hours 30 minutes


Return Details

Returns to original departure point at approximately 5:30pm


Operates

Daily


Reviews & Ratings



  1. That was great! Especially thanks our guide Ester, she is very interesting person and you will not disappointed if you choose this trip!
  2. From start to finish the tour was a great success. The general organisation was excpttional and the Caves are the best we have visited.
  3. Excellent....
  4. We've never reached Majorica Pearl factory, we were taken to pearl shop instead. Cavern is great! Worth visiting.
  5. Fantastic day trip and well worth the money. I really enjoyed the Pearl Factory (however I missed the liquor tastings as I didn't see them). I felt soooo moved by the symphony in the Cavern of the Dragon... it was one of the best experiences on my entire trip. Highly recommend it to anyone traveling to Mallorca.
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