Deia has just over 500 inhabitants. It is located in the «Sierra Tramuntana». Most of the residents are fishermen and farmers.
Deia has unique and admirable views, which attract many artists who are inspired by the beauty of nature.
The small town was chosen by Forbes among the 10 most idyllic places to live in Europe. Many people who live in noisy and stressful places have fallen in love with Deià, people who want to escape from their everyday life, people who want to enjoy the silence.
The small cove of Deia is about 20 minutes walk or 5 minutes drive from the hotel.
If you prefer to walk, you can stroll around Deia through a special garden with many centenary olive trees. If you prefer to travel by car, there is a parking lot about 200 meters from the beach.
In summer, two restaurants are open where you can eat freshly caught fish.
This small cove is located in a ravine. The cove is divided into two parts, one with stones (left) and one with rocks (right). The left part has a small channel through which water comes out of the mountains.
There are small mud puddles with which the body can be rubbed. (Mud has been used since ancient times for medicinal and beauty purposes. Mexican pre-Columbian cultures have used mud for healing and preservation).
To the right there is space on the flat rock to lie down and relax.
It is a journey of just over two hours, covering the 8 kilometers that separate the two villages. The route begins on the C-710, between points 60.2 and 60.3, which is about 10 minutes in the direction of Deia Llucalcari.
One of the most traditional excursions in Mallorca is the ascent to Teix. The circuit described below is one that starts and ends in Valldemossa, although there are many more.
The ascent begins by going up to Teix by some stone stairs that are located next to the old public school of Valldemossa.
At the end of the stairs, making a small zigzag of right, left, left, right, you will find the carriage road that goes up to the plain «Pouet» next to the entrance of the Finca «Son Gual Petit».
A place to visit that should be on the itinerary of any new adventure.
Thanks to the easy trails and incredible views, Sa Foradada has become a unique choice for a family outing.