Porto Cristo is a medium sized resort on the East coast of Mallorca between the resorts of Cala Romàntica and Sa Coma. Porto Cristo is well known for its spectacular caves - Cuevas del Drach or Dragon Caves and the Cuevas del Hams.
General Information on Porto Cristo
As the name suggests, the town of Porto Cristo is largely characterized by its port, the harbor bay that extends quite far inland. For those staying in Porto Cristo, the centrum of the resort is by the large bay which serves as the entry into the harbor. The main beach of the resort lies right by the harbor entrance and there are shops and restaurants in the proximity of the beach and there are a few bars and restaurants that are located right at the edge of the beach with woderful views over the bay.
Special holiday offers to Porto Cristo
Activities and Sights in Porto Cristo
Glass bottom boat cruises along the East coast start from the harbor, close to the main beach and the Aquabus boat is a great way to get to other places between Calas de Mallorca and Cala Ratjada on the East coast of Mallorca. In addition to these end destinations you can reach places like Cala Millor, Cala Bona, Cala Romantica, Canyamel and hidden coves that are difficult to reach by land like Cala Barques, which is featured on many postcards. Cuevas del Drach are the world famous caves with a large underground lake right next to the resort. You can buy tickets for the guided tours around the caves.
Tourist Information of Porto Cristo
The tourist infromation center of Porto Cristo is located in the harbour right next to the pier where the cruises start.
Municipal Tourist Information of Porto Cristo
Municipal T.I.O Porto Cristo - Mallorca
Bordils, 53 b
07680 - Porto Cristo
Tel: +34 971 815 103
General emergency tel: 112
Ambulance tel: 061
Fire department tel: 085
Spanish police general tel: 091
Healthcare and doctors in Porto Cristo
Many hotels have a doctor visit the hotel premises several times a week, but you can also go to the medical centers directly.
Hospital de Llevant
Private hospital in Portocristo
Carrer de l'Escamarlà, 6
tel: (+34) 971 82 24 00