Mirador Es Colomer
Mirador Es Colomer is a must-see attraction for any visitor to Mallorca's lovely island. The viewpoint, located on the island's northwest shore, provides stunning panoramic views of the Mediterranean Sea and the surrounding countryside. Located close to the town of Port de Pollensa, this amazing area is a great family outing, especially since it is on route to the infamous Cap de Formentor.
The overlook of Es Colomer, located near the tip of the Nao on the Formentor peninsula, are a must-see on the route leading to the lighthouse of Formentor. At the viewpoint, which has several parking spots as well as a small shop the size of a container, you are then also greeted by a memorial to Antonio Parietti Coll, the engineer who designed both the road and this viewpoint. The viewpoint, which is more than 200 meters high, provides amazing views over the Serra de Tramuntana and the Mediterranean, especially around sunset. It is customary for large crowds to congregate here to view the stunning sunset over the sea, especially during the summer months and the peak season.
The viewpoint is also a favorite destination for photographers, as the unique combination of water and terrain provides enough opportunities for breathtaking photographs. Mirador Es Colomer is the ideal site to capture amazing memories, whether you are a professional photographer or simply love taking photos as a pastime or amazing family photos. There is a concrete path with stairs that leads to the outlook point. Please be cautious especially with younger children.
The viewpoint is easily reached by car. Hiking along one of the several trails that go up to the viewpoint is another option for visitors depending on the age of your child. If you would like to learn more about the viewpoint then we suggest reading our blog post.