Es Carritxo is a small, select holiday development, located to the far south-east of the Balearic Island of Majorca, close to the resort of Cala d’Or. Many visitors looking to spend their holidays in Es Carritxo are drawn by its peaceful location, away from the hustle and bustle of the larger, better known resorts on the island. This means that there is a more limited choice of self catering rental accommodation available for holiday rental for here, to include spacious villas and apartments, many with the use of a private pool. There are also some more traditional Spanish fincas and casas, for those visitors looking to stay in a property full of rustic character and charm.
Visitors looking to spend their holidays in Es Carritxo will find that the resort is ideally located for discovering the many delights of the south-eastern corner of the ever-popular tourist island of Majorca. The more energetic and fit tourists may wish to explore on foot, bicycle, or even horseback, or alternatively hire a car to travel even further afield. Visitors looking to spend time on the beach will find they are spoilt for choice, with numerous quiet, sandy coves lining the coast of the south-eastern tip of the island. Alternatively, the nearby protected Mondrago Natural Parc is the perfect getaway for visitors looking to be at one with the region’s indigenous fauna and flora.
Visitors spending their holidays in Es Carritxo who are looking to sample the more traditional tourist attractions and amenities, more identifiable with the holiday island of Majorca, will find that the lively resort of Cala d’Or is close by. Here visitors will find a number of modern pedestrianised shopping malls, where they will find a wonderful choice of local craft keepsakes and souvenirs, as well as trendy boutiques selling fashionable clothing and accessories. The resort’s busy marina, which is lined with numerous restaurants and bars, really comes to life at night, where tourists can dance the night away in its lively nightclubs and fun-pubs.
Visitors spending their holidays in Es Carritxo will be pleased to discover that Majorca enjoys a typically Mediterranean climate. Summers are generally warm and dry, with temperatures averaging in the low-thirties degrees Celsius. Winters tend to be cooler, with temperatures averaging between 10 and 16 degrees Celsius. Es Carritxo receives an average annual rainfall of around 16 inches.
Tourists looking to spend their holidays in Es Carritxo will first fly toPalma de Mallorca Airport (PMI). There are a number of airlines operating flights to this busy tourist airport from the UK, including BMI Baby, easyJet, Ryanair, Thomson Airways and Thomas Cook Airlines. Flights depart from several regional UK airports, including London Gatwick (LGW), Birmingham (BHX), Leeds-Bradford (LBA), Bristol (BRS) and Edinburgh (EDI).