Salines des Trenc
Salines des Trenc is a unique and magnificent natural location on the southern coast of Mallorca, in Spain's Balearic Islands. A large stretch of salt flats surrounds this location, which is surrounded by natural wetlands, dunes, and pine trees. The area is well-known for its unique environment, which supports a diverse range of plant and animal life, making it a popular destination for nature enthusiasts and bird-watchers.
Salines des Trenc's salt flats have been in use for generations and were once a key supply of salt for the island. The salt flats are still in use today, producing high-quality sea salt that is utilized in a variety of food products. Visitors can witness the salt production process and learn about Mallorca's salt industry's history.
The location is easily accessible by car, albeit there being narrow roads. There is a larger parking lot next to the salt flats, as well as a bus service that goes from Palma to Es Trenc. Visitors can also take guided excursions of the salt flats and marshes, which provide information about the area's unique ecosystem and the history of the salt industry in Mallorca.
Children will enjoy the salt flats because they can learn about the history and process of salt manufacturing, as well as observe how it is still done today. There is also a cafe that offers a variety of drinks and small snacks while waiting or after the tour. Gifts and products are also purchasable here.
The tour is ideal for getting to know this Natural area up close, where the guide will tell youa little about their history, explain the specific birdlife, and above all, the crystallization and production processes of the infamous sea salt and Flor de Sal d'Es Trenc, the only one produced on the island of Mallorca. The tour takes about 45 minutes.
Tour times for the salt tour (subject to change, hence please check the website):
- 1st: 10.30
- 2nd: 12.00
- 3rd: 13.30
- 4th: 15.00
- Adults (Over 16 years old) €10.00
- Children (8 to 15 years old) €6.00
- Children (0 to 8 years old) Free
- Students €6.00 showing the card
- Retirees €4.00
Check availability by calling 673 433 456. Special rate for groups of more than 15 people. Consult more information via email firstname.lastname@example.org