Sailing holidays near Cala d'Or

Best places and sailing routes for your sailing trip near Cala d'Or. Sailing season details, trade winds and everything you need for perfect sailing holidays.

Marinas in Cala d'Or

Cala d'Or is a village on the east coast of the largest island in the Balearic Islands (Mallorca). Cala d'Or is not a party resort, so it is best suited for families and children, and for those seeking peace and quiet.


It is a tranquil resort with several beaches and coves, a marina, and many chic bars, restaurants, boutiques, and shops.

Sailing season
May - September
Travel season
April - October
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Main facts about region

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UTC+1, in summer UTC+2
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Sailing vacation in Cala d'Or

Cala d'Or evolved from a small fishing village to a popular tourist resort with spectacular views. There is a comfortable and roomy marina in the center.


The resort locates along seven sandy coves with beautiful beaches and soft golden sands. Sailing trips in Cala d'Or attract the rich and famous.


The magnificent marina locates in the largest bay, Cala d'Or, Cala Llonga. The rest of the resort stretches in both directions along the coast.


To get to any bay, you can take a ride on a special tourist road train. But we advise you to walk. There are many hidden streets and courtyards, small cafes, restaurants, and bakeries.


Cala d'Or is the best suited for families. For example, there are Dragon Caves nearby (a place with irregular stalagmites and stalactites).

Cala d'Or - Yacht Charter Sailica
Cala d'Or - Yacht Charter Sailica
Cala d'Or - Yacht Charter Sailica

Cala d'Or travel itinerary

Cala d'Or sailing routes run counterclockwise.


Here's an example of one of them:

  • Palma — Port d'Andratx — Port de Soller — Port de Pollença — Cala Ratjada — Cala d'Or — Cala Figuera — Cabrera Island — Palma.

It is possible to create a two-week itinerary for the entire Balearic Islands of 450 nautical miles. For details, contact our yacht tourism specialists.

Nearest Airports

Cala d'Or is located in the Santanyi area, about 65 km from Palma International Airport.

Yachting season, tradewinds, and Cala d'Or travel guide

The best time to travel to Cala d'Or is all year round. There is warm water, almost no tides, and strong winds on the resort. The hardest part is to anchor in small feces, but there are plenty of marinas on the coast.


On the southeast coast of Mallorca, winds blow from the west towards Italy, Greece, and Turkey. Typically wind speeds are between 10 and 15 knots, with more in autumn and spring. In winter, winds blow from the Pyrenees and Africa.


You can swim all year round. Cala d'Or water temperature never drops below 15° C.

Water temperature in sailing season +20...+24 °
Air temperature in sailing season +26...+30 °
Wind speed in sailing season 10 - 15 knots

Weather forecast for Cala d'Or

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