Valldemossa – Sierra de Tramontana
1. Outstanding Features
Valldemossa is a locality of Mallorca of sublime beauty and absolute charm. Its narrow stoned streets surrounded by the local houses create a very special atmosphere in the entire zone. Valldemossa is the home of the only Mallorcan saintess Santa Catalina Tomás. Its main attraction is the Cartuja of Valldemosa and the memories that were left here in the winter of 1838-39 when the romantic couple Chopin and George Sand stayed here. Chopin composed here his Preludes Op. 28 and Sand wrote A winter in Mallorca. Apart from these illustrious celebrated guests, many other important top people stayed for a length of time in the Cartuja, such as Rubén Darío, Jorge Luis Borges, Jovellanos and Santiago Rusiñol, amongst many others.
2. Its place on the map
Look and see its whereabouts on the map.
Here on the map are the Education Centres of the zone and the surrounding areas.
4. Golf Courses
The Golf Son Termens and Club de Golf Son Vida are the nearest installations for playing this noble sport in Valldemossa and you will find them excellent.
If Mallorca has a place that is acknowledged for its history and beautiful surroundings then that is Valldemossa. The adjective picturesque does not do justice to its streets and squares. Valldemossa is a must for tourists and residents for the magnificence of its urbanistic structure. There are not a large number of residents living in the town, to live in such a place is a sign of tradition or selective choice. It has good road communication with Palma de Mallorca and Deià , Palma is only a 15 minute drive away from Valldemossa.