Location and Neighborhood

Galilea near Puigpunyent, southwestern Mallorca

Galilea is approximately 17 km from Mallorca’s capital, Palma. The town is nestled in the southwestern part of the coastal mountains. The view is spectacular. Look around, and you see stone terraces, stone architecture, rugged mountain peaks, lush valleys and the Mediterranean Sea in the distance. Visit La Reserva Aventur, a nature reserve to learn about the native animals of Mallorca and take in its breathtaking views. But that’s not all; the park also offers activities for adrenaline seekers including a zip lining through the forest, bouldering, and a Tibetan rope bridge crossing. Near the village, you’ll find Roman remains (Es Gall de Foc and Son Net) and ancient lookout towers known as Talayots.


A short drive through Puigpunyent, and you arrive in the island’s capital, Palma. The city is well known for its imposing cathedral, port, historic district and walking zones. The Moorish architecture, museums, and city fortifications are very old and fascinating. Foodies will appreciate the numerous excellent restaurants. And you must stay for the nightlife! Especially between Balneario Nº 1 and Balneario Nº 15, where you’ll find all kinds of different establishments worth visiting!


For those seeking original art or handmade art pieces are recommended to visit Pórtel. 25km from Palma, you encounter a village of potters making and selling native pottery. 


The Google Maps pin is approximated to provide a little privacy for our guests.

Upon booking, you will receive detailed driving directions.

Distances to

Restaurant: 500m
Shopping: 4km 
Closest beach (Santa Ponsa or Palmanova): approx. 15km
Closest train (Palma): approx. 20 km
Closest Airport (Palma): approx. 20 km | Hamburg-Mallorca: 2 ½ hours by air

Vacation Ideas

Hiking, biking and walking. The best time to hike or bike the mountains is during the cooler months between the middle of October and the end of May. 
running / swimming
culture / attractions

Stern Magazine Travel Tip

Check out the stunning views from the 1027m high Galatzó summit
within the UNESCO designated Tramuntana mountains.
It’s invigorating, and an easy climb!



Local grocery stores, Aldi, and Lidl are found in Palmanova.

A smallish supermarket is a short drive away in Puigpunyent or Calvia.

You also have a choice of three restaurants in Galilea.


Spoil yourself with some authentic Mallorcan cuisine. Ask us how!