Artà is Mallorca at its very best. A historic town set on top of a hill featuring delightful houses with sun-bleached roofs and a jumble of tiles in every shade of brown, a sight so typical of Mallorca. Plots for sale in Artà are top of the list of serious property hunters and investors. This northeastern cultural town boasts 25 kms of coastline, so when you buy a Mallorca plot for sale in Artà and surroundings, you will never be far away from a glorious, sandy beach.
Artà has so far escaped over-development and is therefore classified as one of the most sought after locations, building plots for sale in Artà will offer you spectacular views of Artà’s famous fortress, the Santuari de Sant Salvador, which rises high and mighty above Artà as though it were still protecting the community from harm. Building the house of your dreams on a plot for sale in Artà and you will join a colourful, multi-national community.
Artà is about 60kms away from the island capital, Palma de Mallorca but there is plenty to keep you occupied in Artà, so you will not miss the flair of Mallorca’s capital. It is a town famous for art galleries, cultural events, concerts and also exquisite boutiques. Shopping in Artà is such fun and once you are slightly tired, the centre has many pretty cafés to take a break. Check out the scene in the hip Café Parisien and watch the world go by from the terrace.
As far as having a great evening out and treating yourself to first class cuisine is concerned, in Artà you are really lost for choice and once you have bought your Mallorca plot for sale in Artà, even before you start to build your tailor-made villa, you must start to discover the fine eateries in town: the Ca Nostra or taste the superb tapas accompanied by excellent wines in Ca’n Sión Independent travellers to Artà will most certainly stay at the well-known Hotel San Salvador.
No way is Artà a sleepy town; however, it really comes to life twice a week for the two evening markets on Tuesdays and Fridays. Purchase some local products at the market and then take a hike up Arta’s spectacular hilltop fortress Sant Salvador on a balmy summer evening and have a romantic picnic as the sun goes down? The views overlooking the old town of Arta and the gorgeous Mallorcan countryside are quite something else.
If you buy a plot for sale in Artà, in an elevated location of this municipality, you will also be able to enjoy spectacular views over the countryside and the Massisd’Artà, the highest and most compact massive in the eastern mountain chain of the so-called Serres de Llevant that occupies more than half the area of the municipality
As far as excursions and hikes are concerned, just a few kilometres from Arta the breathtaking Caves of Arta are to be found. These caves are amongst the highlights of the famous cave systems in east Mallorca. Cave chambers with amazing stalactites and stalagmites are brought to life by a lighting system that only adds to the wonder of the Caves of Arta. After exploring the Caves, take the magnificent stairway up to a huge hole in Arta’s cliffs overlooking the bay, the views are outstanding.
Artists from all over the world are drawn to Arta, giving this prosperous town an attractive, international flair. When you buy your plot in Artà and build the Mallorca house of your dreams, you will be delighted to experience just how extremely charming this cultural scene is.