CAVES OF DRACH and Mallorca pearl factory.
DURATION: 4,5-5 HOURS – INCLUDES: Bus, official english speaking guide, entrance to the Caves of Drach, boat trip on Lake Martel, a classical music concert, visit to the only authentic pearl factory on Mallorca and assistance in the port of Palma. VISIT: The Caves of Drach and the Orquídea pearl factory. ADVICE: Comfortable shoes with rubber soles as the floor can be slippery and there are about 100 steps.
We recommend that anyone interested should pre-book the tour, at no charge, combined with the roll calls system in the main cruise forums, as this helps you to create groups. This tour will operate with a minimum of 20 passengers!
CAVES OF DRACH AND PEARLS:
00:00 Departure from the pier or hotel.
01:10 Arrival to the Caves of Drach and visit.
02:30 Depart from the Caves to the pearl Factory.
03:00 Arrival to the pearl factory and visit.
04:00 Departure from the Pearls Factory to the pier
04:30 Arrival to the port or hotel.
CAVES OF DRACH AND PEARLS:
Depart the port towards Porto Cristo, a small fishing village, near which the Caves of Drach are located. During the visit to the caves you will be enchanted by one of the largest subterranean lakes in the world, called Lake Martel, where the atmospheric lighting reveals its beauty. Enjoy a boat trip on Lake Martel, a classical music concert and watch a light show on the lake. On the return we will stop at the ORQUIDEA pearl factory where you can watch the process by which the pearls are made.
CAVES OF DRACH: Times of concerts 01/11 – 15/03 – 10:45; 12:00; 14:00; 15:30 / From 16/03-31/10 – concerts are at 10:00 and 17:00 every day. Only closed on Christmas Day and New Year’s Day. Entrance fees – Adults: 13,50 €– Children: under 8 free . – Tel. +34971820753
Option to stay in Palma city centre on the return!
Come and see the caves with us and then, by yourselves, you can visit Palma city centre with its magnificent Cathedral before returning on the nº1 bus.
Post from one of our customers, departing from the port of cruises, visiting the Caves of Drach + Mallorca pearl factory + Palma Gothic quarter in a single day: Visit Mallorca in a single day from cruise
For those deciding to stay in the city centre or go to the beach on the return:
A= “Escollera” (where the bus stops on the return).
B = Beach; Distance A-B= 10 minutes on foot.
C = Cathedral; Distance A-C= 5 minutes on foot.
MAP 2 – BUS STOP for the nº 1 bus – which will take you back to the port:
Those people who have decided on the return to stop in the city centre or to go to the beach can take the nº 1 bus (bus stop shown on the map below) which will leave them in the port at the entrance to the cruise ship dock. The name of the stop where you must get off is “Port de Palma (estació Marítima)”. The ticket, which you buy when boarding the bus, costs 2€. Buses run every 15 minutes.
A= Escollera, where the bus stops on the return.
B= Stop for the nº 1 bus – Distance A-B: 800 metres – 8 minutes on foot.
All our tours leave from the port (at the bottom of the gangway) from the same place as the buses for the ship’s tours.
All our buses are easy to find as they carry a board stating maiorcaescursioni.com.
Important: We will wait for you as you disembark 20 metres from the gangway, you should leave by Bridge “zero” which is in the port. This is the same bridge which will be used by passengers who have booked their excursions on board ship.
A representative from majorca-tours will be waiting to assist you at the port. The telephone number to contact the assistant (who is always in communication with the tour guides) is +34649020520
We would ask you to be punctual so that other passengers are not kept waiting, we will wait a maximum of 15 minutes after the advertised departure time.
The times are programmed with a margin of at least 15 minutes of the ship’s arrival time. You do not need to worry if the ship is delayed as we will be waiting for you and any other passengers who are arriving on the same cruise ship.
Majorca-tours recommend the tour Caves of Drach & Pearls
In order that we may reach the minimum number we strongly recommend that you pre-book (free) to register your interest both on our system and also to potential tour mates.
When we reach the minimum of 20 pax required, you will be notified by mail to proceed with the booking and payment of your tour.
We will send you an invoice immediately after you have made your booking, it will show the details of your reservation (cruise ship, the day and the departure time of your tour).