Alcudia (Puerto Alcudia) is one the most popular resorts in Majorca located on the north east corner of Majorca in Spain. Alcudia is located about 59 km. from the capital city Palma de Mallorca.
Puerto Alcudia (Port d’Alcudia) is the port, beach, tourist and accommodation area of Alcudia town and it is located about 1,8 km. from the old town of Alcudia.
Alcudia, with its port area, has a population of ten thousand, which in summer swells to ten times that figure. A superb stretch of beach and good hotel facilities account for this growing summer influx.
Holidaymakers may find great day out attractions in Alcudia. A fun day out at the beaches in Alcudia is one of the best things to do in Alcudia. Holidaymakers may also find variety of water sports at the Alcudia beaches.
Alcudia beach is the main beach of Alcudia stretching 9 km from Puerto Alcudia to Playa de Muro and Ca’n Picafort. Beachgoers may walk all the way to Ca’n Picafort along the Alcudia beach.
As for things to do and attractions in Alcuidia; holidaymakers may spend their days out with relaxing and enjoying the sun and beaches, go karting, riding horses along the beach and more.
Participating a boat trip to explore the beautiful coast of Alcudia, snorkelling or scuba diving along the crystal clear waters is also another great activity.
There are lots of places to visit and see in Alcudia. The medieval town of Alcudia (Alcudia Old Town), with its reconstructed ramparts and walls, and two impressive gates, the Palma or Sant Sebastia Gate and the Xara or Del Port Gate is worth a visit and see.
Nearby is the Albufera Nature Reserve and it is a nesting site for birdlife. Holidaymakers may discover the beautiful flora and fauna at the park.
Also holidaymakers may spend fun day out at the Hidropark in Alcudia and enjoy the great rides and slides.
Eating out in Alcudia is also fantastic. Holidaymakers may enjoy the great Mallorcan cuisine at the quality restaurants in Alcudia.
The market in Alcudia is one of the largest in the north of Majorca and it takes place every Tuesday and Sunday. Holidaymakers may also visit the local markets at the Alcudia Old Town on Tuesdays and Sundays between 10.00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Nightlife in Alcudia is lively and holidaymakers may find variety of entertainment and night time activities from live music and karaoke to games to traditional entertainment at the lively bars and pubs around Dollar Street.
Weather in Alcudia is excellent for the beach holiday lovers. Alcudia enjoys an great Mediterranean climate of hot summers and mild winters.
As for accommodation in Alcudia; Alcudia (Puerto Alcudia) also offers great choice of hotels, apartments and villas for the holidaymakers to chose from on their Majorca holidays.