Palma will offer you a feeling as if you are in the city, however you may easily walk around almost all the key sites without using any kind of transport.
There are many tourist office, hotels and airports, all will provide you lots of free maps/guides with all the major attractions specially marked on them.
People who prefer to take it little bit easier or often fancy in trying something very different, then there are many other ways to see the city e.g. open top bus or by bike and even a Segway.
Let us see the various options available to tour Palma and click here for Palma bus tours comparison.
1.Free walking tours
Walking tour is available in English, German and Spanish and it will take around 2 hours. The tour starts at 11:00 AM on Monday to Saturday.
It will start from the tourism office which is below the Cathedral. With you there will be a guide who will walk along with you and take you around city centre and help you to enjoy all the attractions and also various buildings in Palma.
This tour is totally based on your tips. Hence, these guides will ensure you of great trip with a hope of earning good tips.
2. Open top bus tours
With an open top bus, you can go for city sightseeing tour and discover Palma de Mallorca. You can hop off at whatever stops that comes along the route, after that again you can hop back at your leisure by using your 24-hour valid ticket.
You can also buy ticket which is valid for 48hrs. After every 20 to 25 mins there will be commentary in English and other languages. Timings are from 09.30 to 20.00 during summer and 10.00 to 18.00 during winter.
3. Bike tours or bike hire
Another way to see Palma is by hiring a bike. These can also be a great option if you are interested to see Palma and its surroundings.
Nano Bicycles will offer you 8 different tours in order to suit all kinds of requirements. During the tour, they will guide all through the important places of the town, with explanation about the best spots, top attractions and history.
You can also get bike on hire, if you prefer to go alone.
4. Segway tours
If you prefer to see the whole city by Segway then not only you can visit all the sights of city but also have a fun of riding any Segway. You will get to learn how to use Segway, which will be simple and fun.
You will find 1, 2- and 3-hour routes to select from just 35€ per person. By using such quirky machines, you may get about quite quickly and effortlessly.
5. Sailing/catamaran tours
Palma is surrounded by a beautiful port, marina and beaches. By taking a boat trip you can view and also understand Palma in a different way.
You can get number of options which are 1-hour harbour trips at the rate of 12€ per person. You can also have full day which will be catamaran trips. Also, at Click-Mallorca you will find best excursions at best price, along with boat as well as catamaran tour in Mallorca with all information that you may need at hand.
6. Hiking tours
Mallorca/Majorca can be the perfect destination for all-year-round meant for anyone who will enjoy walking. You will find more than 300 days sunshine throughout the year in Mallorca, with varied and remarkable scenery, and also special charm and culture all of its own.
7. Helicopter Tours
You will find few most breath-taking sceneries in Mallorca in the Mediterranean with stunning mountains which disappear into the aqua sea.