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“Puig de Pollenca”
Review of Puig de Pollenca

Puig de Pollenca
Ranked #3 of 33 things to do in Pollenca
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: A medieval chapel and watchtower overlooking the city below.
Reviewed 14 June 2017

For nice site seeing, visit Puig de Pollenca, on the hill and you will have a wonderful view, and the age old building invite you in a back old time, the walk is on uneven stones, you must wear footingshoes; you are glad to drink a coffee on the top; and it goes better down.

1  Thank Manuela L
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

The 30 minute "ish" walk is not to be taken lightly - mostly rough road ending in a stony track that is glass like after the 1000s of people have worn the cobbles over the years.

Once at the top the views are breathtaking. Make time to explore inside and see how life was in the past - not forgetting the welcome cafe.

The walk down is probably the most uncomfortable on the knees.

1  Thank The_Mellors
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Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

This place is good for hiking, I loved the place and the way we have to go.
One who loves hiking should definitely visit this place.
Not worth for people who don't like hiking but still wanna c it.

1  Thank Sandeep R
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Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

My wife and i decided we wanted to do some site seeing and found this walk to puig de maria , this is a good walk to the top, path goes from being uneven to cobbled stone do not wear your flip flops. When you grt to the top the veiws are stunning and there is a cafe with seating.

Thank Luke C
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Reviewed 12 May 2017

Staying in Pollensa and had been looking up at the top of the mountain we could see the tower of this building and decided to explore.
The climb was steep but straightforward until past the halfway mark when the concrete surface changed to cobbles and made it a little trickier to walk on unless you had the right footwear on. Having said that, on the way down we passed a couple of cyclists who were walking on the cobbles with their bikes and the male was in his socks as his cycling shoes were of no use on the cobbles!
At the top we walked around the outside and took in the spectacular views which took in the Cap Formentor cliffs as well as the bays of Acudia and Pollensa, there were also panoramic views inland.
We were able to view the inside of the chapel and the large refectory and kitchen, these were very interesting. There are displays in the passageway from the church to the refectory of various pieces of ceramics, metal urns and old tools.
There is a small cafe/restaurant where you can have a meal, there isn't an extensive menu but it's adequate. Outside there is a small outside terrace where you can relax with a cold drink whilst taking in the views.
In the grounds there are also a number of picnic tables where you can eat and drink your own stuff that you'd taken with you.
The descent was a lot easier, we wouldn't have missed this experience and recommend it, just take your time.

Thank stuart y
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