It is Christmas time!
When Christmas arrives to the city of Palma in December the city is immersed in the spirit of Christmas. During this Christmas time, the days ends soon but the streets reminds awake and can make you feel in a really warm atmosphere.
November is the month when the city of Palma starts to prepare Christmas. But is not until 3 of December when it is produced in the city of Palma the «lighting of lights». It usually happens at 7pm.
If you want to visit the city with the possibility of visiting places it is advisable to get the tourist bus. Thanks to this bus you can visit typical places like Castillo Bellver, Joan Miro foundation as well as touring the city center.
A stroll around the city is a good idea and we recommend you to visit! Plaza Mayor, Plaza Joan Carles I and Plaza Cort. These three places become even more beautiful in December because of the Christmas lights. During this time the City of Palma is one of the most visited places of the island, every year a Belén is placed in plaza Mayor and currently it’s elaborated by the Asociación de «Betlemistes» de Mallorca. This Belen takes place on the most representative areas of Palma. All the Belén is made of clay figures.
If you visit the city and all these laces you also have to stop at Can Joan de S’aigo. This place has more tan 300 years of history.
In Can Joan de s’Aigo is typical during winter to eat ensaimada or «cuarto» with a delicious hot chocolate.
Also, on 4th of December people can visit the cathedral to enjoy the Song of the Sibil·la during he Midnight Mass.
To conclude with these special events, the 5th of January the Three Wise Men travels around the city accompanied by more floats. Later the Tree Wise Men, Melchor, Gaspar and Baltasar, will deliver gifts to all the girls and boys in their house.
Cheer up and enjoy all these magic moments in Palma!
You will enjoy Christmas time!