Cala Torta beach
Cala Torta is located in
the north-eastern part of Mallorca, north of the historical town of
The road to Cala Torta
is clearly marked, but you should prepare for the last few
kilometres on a poor, unpaved road. However, the beach is well worth
The beach in general
Cala Torta is a magnificent natural beach surrounded by wild nature
The sand on this fairly
large beach is bright and fine-grained. The water has beautiful
turquoise shades and is very clear. The snorkelling conditions along
the rocks are good, particularly at the left side of the beach.
Apart from a small
restaurant/café, there are no facilities at Cala Torta, not even
Many visitors go for a
walk in the beautiful settings. To the north-west, you will find
other natural beaches, whereas the holiday resort,
Cala Mesquida is
located to the east. There are some simple paths leading in both
There is plenty of room to play at the beach; however, the water
deepens rather abruptly. Beware of waves and undercurrents when the
wind blows from the north.
There are no water sports activities at Cala Torta, but sometimes
you can meet a boat with divers going for a dive in the bay.
There is café/restaurant at the beach, which has a roof over part of
its area. The kitchen is small; however, they are famous for their
fish courses. It is also possible to buy sandwiches, ice cream and
Holiday resorts near
Cala Torta is a genuine natural beach with no hotels or buildings
nearby. The nearest holiday resort is Cala Mesquida, which is
located less than 2 km away along the coast.
The nearest big town is
Arta, which is located approx. 13-14 km southwest of Cala Torta.
Arta is an old town where it is possible to see some of the
authentic features of Mallorca. There is a great market on Tuesdays.