Sailing in Majorca on the crystal clear
waters of the Mediterranean is also one of
things to do in Majorca.
There are variety of yacht basins and
sailing clubs in Majorca that offers
comprehensive range of services and
facilities for the sailing and yachting
As for the sailing & yachting events in
a number of regattas are held in
that include the King’s Cup Yacht Race (Copa
del Rey de Vela) that is held on the first
week in August and drawing a clutch of
celebrities and jet setters as well as the
entire Royal Family. During the race period
of one week, the Real Club Náutico de Palma
(Royal Yacht Club) takes on an entirely
different character. The fleet of
participating vessels of over one hundred
yachts moors here. The race is held over one
of the best regatta courses in the world in
In addition; the Trofeo S.A.R. Princesa
Sofía (H.R.H. Princess Sofía Trophy) that is
held in winter is another popular event. It
is characterized by the big numbers of
entries from all over the world in the
As for sailing schools in Majorca;
below are the most popular ones.
The National Sailing School - Escuela
Nacional de Vela de Calanova is one of the
most famous one that offers intensive
beginners’ courses for the very young
sailing lovers. It also offers advanced
courses. Address: Avenida Joan Miró, Cala
Real Club Náutico de Palma ; with open-air
swimming pool, bars and restaurant; Muelle
San Pedro No. 1, Palma.
Club de Mar ; Muelle de Pelaires, Palma.
Puerto Portals ; with 670 berths and sailing
Portals Nous, Club Náutico de Santa Ponça;
with 522 berths and sailing school.