You have decided to have a destination wedding in Mallorca, one of the most beautiful place in the world. Your near and dear have all gathered to celebrate your union and you want to make the most of the time you are going to spend together.
As a Mallorca wedding photographer my mission is not only to capture your big day but I also want to be your guide and help you in making sure that you have the most wonderful time on the island. So here is a list of activities you can do to entertain your guests during their stay in Mallorca.
Cultural Activities for your destination wedding in Mallorca
- Historical City Tour:
A guided tour of Palma's historic center can help guests settling down gently in their new environment. Work with local guides or tour companies such as "Palma Tour Guides" to ensure an engaging experience.
- Local Market Tour:
Mallorca's market are also a real delight for the senses. Explore the Mercat de l'Olivar in Palma, Arta Market or Andratx, for a vibrant market experience. Consider partnering with local guides for a personalized tour.
- Welcome Beach Party:
Hosting a welcome beach party at Playa de Palma, known for its beautiful sandy shores and set the tone for the party time to come. Consider collaborating with local beachside venues for setup and catering. Alternatively your wedding planner can organise it for you.
- Flamenco Night:
Arrange a Flamenco night at a venue like "Tablao Flamenco Palma" or inquire with local Flamenco performers. Ensure the space accommodates both the performance and dancing.
- Wine Tasting Tour:
A wine tasting tour in the renowned Binissalem wine region. Wineries such as Bodega Jose L. Ferrer and Bodega Macià Batle offer private tours. You can collaborate with a local tour operator like "Mallorca Wine Tours" for a seamless experience.
- Cultural Workshops:
Contact local artisans or cultural centers for workshops. For example, "Taller de Artesanía de Mallorca" offers pottery workshops. This will provide your guests with a unique gift to take home.
- Paella Cooking Class:
Reach out to local chefs or cooking schools like "A Taste of Spain " to organize private paella cooking classes. Ensure the venue is well-equipped for a hands-on culinary experience.
Sports Activities for your destination wedding in Mallorca
- Adventure Sports Day:
If you and your guests are into sports, collaborate with adventure sports companies like "Mallorca Adventure Sports" for a thrilling day. Include options such as kayaking in Cala Sant Vicenç or snorkeling in Cala Figuera.
- Beach Olympics:
Set up beach games at Cala Millor, known for its wide sandy beach. Local event planners or team-building companies will be more than happy to help you with the equipment and organization.
- Scenic Hiking Excursion:
Since Mallorca is renown for its breathtaking landscapes, some hiking would be well a well suited activity for your destination wedding in Mallorca; routes in the Tramuntana Mountains, like the GR 221 trail. Tramuntana Tours can help you for a guided excursion.
- Golf Day:
Spending a day at Golf Son Gual or Golf Park Puntiró. Check with the golf courses for group rates and package deals.
Mallorca is considered cyclists paradise so for cycling enthusiasts, consider partnering with cycling tour companies such as "Mallorca Cycling Tours" to organize a scenic cycling activity, perhaps through the beautiful countryside or coastal routes. Ensure they provide bikes suitable for all skill levels and offer guided tours for a complete experience.
Relaxing Activities for your destination wedding in Mallorca
- Spa Day Retreat:
After a couple of days of celebration, a spa day to relax the sore legs from al the dancing can be amazing. Luxury spas such as "Arabella Spa" or "St. Regis Spa" can provide you with a pampering experience. Confirm group rates and customized packages.
- Sunset Boat Cruise:
Companies like "No Frills Excursions" or "Pescaturismo" can offer you private boat charters for a delightful sunset boat cruise. Explore options departing from ports like Palma, Port de Sóller or Port d'andratx for breathtaking views.
- Beach Yoga Session:
A relaxing beachfront yoga session in Cala Varques. Collaborate with local yoga instructors or wellness companies for a rejuvenating experience during your.
- Farewell Beach Bonfire:
Es Trenc beach will provide you a memorable bonfire experience and a wonderful way to say goodbye for destination wedding in Mallorca. Check local regulations and work with event organizers for a safe and enjoyable evening.
Bonus activity: Formentor Beach Picnic and Kayaking Adventure:
Formentor is one of my favourite place on the island. It is a beautiful and scenic area in Mallorca, known for its crystal-clear waters, white sandy shores and natural surroundings. Here's an idea for an activity in Formentor:
- Private transfer to take your wedding party to Formentor Beach.
- Set up a picturesque beach picnic with local delicacies, refreshing drinks, and comfortable seating arrangements. Ensure that the picnic area is equipped with shade and beach umbrellas to create a laid-back and enjoyable atmosphere.
- Organize a guided kayaking adventure along the coastline with a local kayaking provider such as "Kayak Formentor,". This will allow your wedding party to explore the pristine waters and enjoy the breathtaking views of the surrounding cliffs.
- Snorkeling gear will be needed for those who want to discover the underwater beauty of the Mediterranean Sea.
- After the kayaking adventure, spend some time relaxing on the beach, swimming, or simply soaking in the surroundings.
This Formentor Beach Picnic and Kayaking Adventure combines the natural beauty of Formentor with a bit of adventure, making it a memorable and unique experience for the wedding party. Obviously, do not forget to hire me as your photographer to capture candid moments and the natural beauty of your whole wedding adventure !
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