Playa de Muro offers many attractions, ideal for nature lovers, as a large part of the area is protected. Its calm and crystal clear waters are also ideal for families with small children, as the beach area is quiet and the type of visitor is not like the visitor to Palma beach.
The beach of Muro is connected to the beach of Alcúdia and also shares the dune area of the Albufera de Mallorca. It is one of the longest beaches on the Balearic Islands, with an area of 5.5 km. It is divided into 4 sections: Muro Beach – zone 1, Muro Beach – zone 2, Muro Beach – Es Común and Muro Beach – Es Capellans. The 4 beaches are located in the municipality of Muro and, above all, Muro Beach is only one kilometre from Can Picafort and 10.6 kilometres from the village of Muro. The beach section in the Es Capellans area is a natural area of unique interest (ANEI).
Main points of interest in Playa de Muro
Year in, year out, many of the visitors that this region receives are looking for peace and relaxation, but at the same time this region also offers a lot of variety.
We will show you the most important places of interest in Playa de Muro.
The Albufera de Mallorca is the most extensive and important wetland of the Balearic Islands, covering an area of around 1650 hectares, mainly marshland, and includes the municipalities of Muro and Sa Pobla.
Its origin is ancient and it has different dimensions and characteristics depending on the changes in sea level. It was declared a Nature Park in 1988, is a wetland of international importance and is included in the Ramsar Agreement and the Nature Network two thousand as Singular Protection Zone for Birds (ZEPA) and Site of Community Relevance (LIC).
To explore the lagoon we have several possible routes:
– Route from Colombars
– Route from Sa Roca
– Camí d’Enmig – Ses Puntes – Ses Puntes
– Tour of the Cibollar
In this link you will find a map with the 4 hiking trails and the park brochure.
When can you visit the Albufera de Playa de Muro?
– Open every day of the year, except Christmas Day and 31 December.
– Visiting hours are nine to eighteen between April 1st and September 30th and nine to seventeen between October 1st and March 31st.
– Free admission. A permit must be obtained at the Park reception desk. Information telephone: 971 89 22 50
When should one visit the Albufera?
The best time to visit the lagoon is in winter and spring, when the heat is not too intense. In summer there are more birds.
The beach of Muro
Muro Beach is a very long beach of excellent quality. With a length of more than five kilometres, quality sand, shallow depth and a wide range of services, it is an ideal beach for the family or the youngest and for people with disabilities.
With a length of no less than 5.5 kilometres, it is one of the longest in the Balearic Islands. It is located in a privileged spot in the bay of Alcudia, in the north of the island of Mallorca.
The beach has the title of Natural Area of Singular Interest (ANEI) because of the enormous transparency of its calm waters and fine white sand, which is an integral part of the Albufera de Mallorca, where several species of birds and fish live side by side, making this area unique.
Muro Beach has Blue Flag certification and is surrounded by a unique natural environment. Nearby you can enjoy a good leisure offer to enjoy sports such as cycling, golf, kitesurfing or windsurfing, horse riding and underwater fishing.
Restaurants and beach clubs
Playa de Muro offers the visitor a wide range of gastronomic offers. Of all of them, we highlight the Beach Clubs, which are located in the middle of the beach. For us, the best beach clubs are: Ponderosa, Grandpa & Grandma and the Santa Beach Club.
The best restaurants include Can Boy, famous for its selection of grilled meats, the Royal Beach Restaurant with its spectacular sea views and the Los Patos Restaurant, which specialises in Mallorcan dishes.
If you are interested in Muro beach and its sightseeing kites, you will find a wide range of properties near the beach and in the village of Muro on our website. Here we show you our fincas in Muro not far from the beach
We hope that this article will inspire you to visit the beach of Muro and its attractions.