The monastery of Randa is a high hill 32 Km. East of Palma de
View panorama photo.
From here you have a view over most if the island.
The monastery hash a long history. The country side
and the small village of Randa is charming, with a lot of
vegetation. The monastery is called Santuari de Nostra Dona de Cura, with a
history going back more than 700 years
Many of the big names in the history of
Mallorca, are connected to Randa. Ramón Llull wrote some of
his most famous books here. In fair weather you can count
as many as 30 towns and villages from here. In the North
East you see the bay of Alcudia. To the South West, the
bay of Palma. There is a cafeteria inside the garden of
the monastery. Entry is free.
stay overnight on this monastery. Prices range from 16 to 20
Euro each person. The second night is 12 and 16 Euro
. It is actually small apartments with
cooking facilities. All you need to bring is your own towels.
The higher price are the best situated. They have a small
terrace in front, facing South West with a great view over Palma
and the bay. To book a room call +34 971 660994 Fax
+34 971 662052. Payment on arrival. The reception is the door to
the right of the church as you enter the monastery. For your
info, it is a 5 Km. uphill drive to get from Ronda to the
Some leave the car in the village of Randa
and walk up and down. It takes 1 hour+ to walk up. You can
follow the road, or take one of the many short cuts.
On the way up you are passing 2 more
The first is called Sentuario de
Nuestra Señora de Grácia. Some futher up you are
passing Ermita de San Honorato.