From Calvià to Puigpunyent
Update 24/09/19. Excursion from Calvià to Puigpunyent. Distance 18.4 km, total time 6:00 h, medium difficulty.
In the area of Calvià, , the GR 221 route runs close to the urban centers of Son Font, Galilea and Puigpunyent. The total distance between the towns of Calvià and Puigpunyent following this route is 9.2 km.
Starting from Calvià to Puigpunyent and returning to the starting point, the total distance is 18.4 km.
It is possible to plan shorter routes within this route;
• Coll des Molí des Vent to the Sont Font urbanization. Distance 8.6 km, total time 3:00 h, low difficulty. The starting point would be next to the town of Galilea, in the Parking Na Bauçana.
• Coll des Molí des Vent to Puigpunyent. Distance 3.8 km, total time 1:15h, low difficulty. The starting point would be next to the town of Galilea, in the Parking Na Bauçana.
• Urbanization of Son Font to Puigpunyent. Distance 12.4 km, total time 3:30h, low difficulty. The starting point is at the end of the road in the Sont Font urbanization, in the Camí de Sont Font, 50.
The route is perfectly signposted and does not present excessive difficulty. It runs through the west of the island and in it we have typical landscapes of the Sierra de Tramuntana. Numerous mountains with Mediterranean forest next to fields in the flatter areas. Note the beautiful images of the mountain landscape with the town of Galilea in the background.
How to arrive:
From Palma you have to go to Calvià on the Ma-1 highway first and then take the detour to access the town. Once in Calvià depending on the route chosen, you should go to the exit point indicated in each route.