Puig de Maria, excursion in Pollensa.
Excursion to Puig de Maria mountain, from the town of Pollensa. Distance 6 km, time 1:40h, medium difficulty.
Update 24/09/19. Puig de Maria mountain is located next to the town of Pollensa and its elevation is 325 meters above sea level. At its top there is a chapel, a shelter, walls and a defense tower.
The way to Puig de Maria is in good condition, is of asphalt in its first section and of stone in its second section. The difference in the rise is quite pronounced and it takes about 50 minutes to reach the top.
"On the excursion to Puig de María, the spectacular views of the town of Pollensa stand out."
A good place to start the excursion to Puig de Maria is from the town of Pollensa. During the ascent you can see the town of Pollensa with the spectacular Sierra de Tramuntana in the background. Their houses, their church, ... everything will seem to shrink in size as you ascend the Puig de Maria.
The path runs through a forest of holm oaks, pine trees and bushes and shows us beautiful views of the surroundings of Pollensa. Once at the top you will get magnificent views of the bays of Pollensa and Alcudia.
"The Puig de Maria has facilities that make the excursion more attractive."
The facilities that are located in the Puig de Maria are;
• Chapel dating from the 14th century.
• Defense tower.
• Shelter with rooms.
• Dining rooms.
• Outdoor recreation areas with benches, tables and barbecue.
The excursion to Puig de Maria is recommended to do both in a group of friends and in family with children.
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How to arrive:
To start the excursion to Puig de Maria first you must go to the town of Pollensa. In Pollensa it is very easy to see the Puig de Maria as it is located next to the town. It is easy to park nearby.