There are many reasons why it is worth visiting Mallorca in October. This month Mallorca is at the end of the summer season and practically all tourist businesses are fully booked. Bars, restaurants, water parks are all still open.
The temperatures in October are very pleasant (between 23 and 28 degrees Celsius) and it is not as hot as in August, which is appreciated by children. In October you can still swim without any problems, as the sea temperature is not below 20 degrees Celsius.
As the month of October is already in low season, the overnight prices of the villas on Mallorca are cheaper than in the high season. You can get very good discounts and above all the island is already less saturated with tourists and holidaymakers and you can stroll quietly through many places and beaches of the island.
How warm is it on Mallorca in October
The weather in the month of October in Mallorca is very pleasant, as it changes from the suffocating heat of summer to an average of 20 degrees. The temperatures are reduced continuously until the end of the month, but the average is usually around sixteen degrees. The water temperature is between 22 and 22 degrees and you can still enjoy the beach and the sea, provided it is not exactly the same temperature as in August (25 degrees) or it is as cold as in May (16-18 degrees).
October is a month when it can rain. Usually the first fortnight of the month is better than the second, but this can vary. In a week you can alternate sunny days with some rainy days.
Mallorca in October where to go
In the month of October you can still enjoy many tourist attractions, as this month is part of the tourist season in Mallorca. The weather is good and many bars and restaurants are still open. As it is no longer high season, it is easier to visit all the most tourist points of Mallorca. As a guide, we recommend places to visit in Mallorca in October or what can be done in Mallorca.
1 Visit the city of Palma. Palma de Mallorca has many places worth visiting, such as the Cathedral of Palma de Mallorca or the Bellver Castle. The old town of Palma with its shops and restaurants is also a good starting point for a visit.
2 La Serra de Tramuntana and the Lluch Monastery. With the temperatures in October it is much more pleasant to take a trip through the Tramuntana mountain range. The Tramuntana mountain range offers many hiking trails for all levels. The monastery of Lluch is a much visited place in the Tramuntana mountain range and in Mallorca. It is recommended to go to the mountains by car, but you can also do the route on foot, which goes from Pollensa to Lluch.
3 The most charming villages of Mallorca. In October, for example, you can also visit the most charming villages on the island. Fornalutx or Orient. The village of Valldemossa is also a must, where we can visit the house of Chopin and enjoy the typical potato coca of Valldemossa.
The village of Soller full of orange trees and the port of Soller, where we can enjoy the Mallorcan prawns of Soller in some of its restaurants, can also be a good option.
Tip: You can take the centennial tram that runs from the village of Soller to the port of Soller. During the ride you can enjoy a beautiful view of the mountains, the village of Soller and the orange fields.
4 Enjoy the beaches and bays of Mallorca. Because the weather and temperature in October is still pleasant and it is already low season.
Mallorca in October with children
The island of Mallorca offers many activities for children in October. The tourist season is not over yet and many theme parks and water parks are still open. We show you activities on Mallorca in October with children.
Visit the Marineland Park. Marineland is a zoo expert in marine animals in the Mallorcan city of Costa d’en Blanes. It is considered to be one of the best dolphinariums in Spain. We can also find many other animals such as fish, birds or reptiles. An experience that will make us enjoy a very entertaining day in the family.
Palma Aquarium. At Palma Aquarium you will discover a unique and unforgettable experience with more than 55 aquariums, eight thousand fish and seven hundred species in different environments in different parts of the world. You will be able to see a wide variety of fish of all kinds: sharks, manta rays, morays…. You will find fish from all parts of the world.
Els Calderers. When you visit Els Calderers you will be immersed in the history and surroundings of Mallorca two hundred and fifty years ago. The route takes you through the different rooms of the house, both stately and rustic, which make up the property, which has been preserved with all the real and genuine furniture of the time.
Rancho Grande. Animals are always a good choice as companions for the little ones. In this case, they will have a really good time around the horses and will carry out the various activities that the staff have prepared for them. A place in an uncontaminated and natural environment that offers an enjoyable stay for the whole family. The visit to the animals, the children’s facilities and the rides are activities that can be done during the visit. There is a restaurant area where you can enjoy evening events.
Water parks. There are three main water parks in Mallorca: Aqualand in Arenal, Westren Park in Cala Figuera and Hidropark in Alcudia. The month of October is perfect to go to the water parks in Mallorca, as there are not as many visitors as in August, you can enjoy much more of the attractions and activities of the parks.
If you have any suggestions or have not yet decided to visit Mallorca in October, do not hesitate to contact us.