What to do in Playa de Muro: Sports and activities
If Playa de Muro is known for something, it is for the variety of its cycle routes which run both near the sea and in the island’s interior. Furthermore, in this location, JS Hotels has a full Cycling Centre, with all facilities for cycling in Mallorca and facilities adapted for the storage and repair of bicycles.
Mallorca has a network of roads of over 1,200 kilometres. More than half are country roads and secondary roads with an average width of approximately 6.5 metres, which allow travel from the sea to the small inland towns. In Mallorca, those who prefer the mountains can find over 150 kilometres of mountain roads across landscapes of great beauty.
Golf in Playa de Muro:
Golf lovers are in luck, as Playa de Muro is one of the ideal locations in Mallorca for practicing the sport. In the area some of the best golf courses in Mallorca are found. In addition to the beauty of the natural environment, the quality of the facilities in the area must be added, as they are a regular location for national and international tournaments.
There are various options for golf courses in areas near Playa de Muro and the whole of the north of Mallorca. Alcanada Golf, located at the west of Bahía de Alcúdia, is a combination of golf and beauty which is hard to beat, found just over 10km from Playa de Muro. Furthermore, Pollensa Golf is located on a hill of beautiful undulations with nine holes and spectacular panoramic views of Serra de Tramuntana and Bahía de Pollença.
Among the most famous courses of the north of the island, we also find Canyamel Golf, whose land descends smoothly down a small valley to the sea, ideal for demanding players. Son Servera Golf, nine holes of narrow fairway which require a certain precision, flanked by native plantlife, offers views of the sea and the mountains. Capdepera Golf, with its six artificial lakes which require more precision, will meet the expectations of beginner players and experts. There is a variety of options for those who wish to enjoy their favourite sport during their holiday in the north of Mallorca.
Hiking and Nordic Walking:
The S’Albufera Natural Park makes Playa de Muro the ideal place for hiking, allowing all types of landscape to be enjoyed, and for Nordic Walking, with a technique similar to cross-country skiing, as Playa de Muro has the first official Nordic Walking park in Spain.
Due to its extensive beaches (INTERNAL LINK TO BEACHES), on the 5.1 kilometres of Playa de Muro, numerous watersports are carried out, such as sailing, Bahía de Alcudia being one of the most beautiful places to navigate, with international prestige, hosting competitions such as the Regata Almirante Conde de Barcelona boat race. With calm, warm waters, the north of Mallorca also allows diving and scuba diving, where excursions can be found to discover and be amazed by the marine flora and fauna.
Meanwhile, for the more daring, when strong winds blow, Playa de Muro becomes an international destination for practicing Surfing and Kitesurfing, being the ideal place for those who love speed.