in Balearic Islands of Balearic Islands, Spain
- Cultural Landscape of the Serra de Tramuntana (Unesco heritage, 3 mi)
- Ibiza, Biodiversity and Culture (Unesco heritage, 91 mi)
- Palau de la Música Catalana and Hospital de Sant Pau, Barcelona (Unesco heritage, 118 mi)
- Works of Antoni Gaudí (Unesco heritage, 120 mi)
- Archaeological Ensemble of Tárraco (Unesco heritage, 124 mi)
- Poblet Monastery (Unesco heritage, 144 mi)
- Palma Aquarium (zoo, (14 mi)
- Aqualand El Arenal (amusement park, (16 mi)
- Golf Fantasía (amusement park, (19 mi)
- Marineland Mallorca (amusement park, (17 mi)
- Katmandu Park (amusement park, (20 mi)
- Monkey park (zoo, (7 mi)
- Western Park Magaluf (amusement park, (20 mi)
- Kart magaluf (amusement park, (20 mi)
- Mirador Illes Malgrats (observation point, (22 mi)
- Jungle Parc (amusement park, (22 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 39.734 and 2.760 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 39° 44' 3" and E 2° 45' 34"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Euro - EUR
- Spoken languages:
- Spanish, Catalan, Galician, Basque, Occitan
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 12:49 PM (Monday)
- Timezone: Europe/Madrid
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:39 am and 9:11 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -43.710 and -176.584 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Geonames.org
Delve into Orient
Orient in Balearic Islands (Balearic Islands) is a town located in Spain about 345 mi (or 555 km) east of Madrid, the country's capital town.
Time in Orient is now 12:49 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Europe / Madrid with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 6 airports closer to Orient, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in Spain is Palma De Mallorca Airport in a distance of 13 mi (or 20 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Spain is Cultural Landscape of the Serra de Tramuntana in a distance of 3 mi (or 6 km), West. We saw 10 points of interest near this location. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Alaro, Fornalutx, Soller, Bunyola and Santa Maria del Cami. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 28°C / 82 °F
|Morning Temperature||26°C / 79 °F|
|Evening Temperature||28°C / 82 °F|
|Night Temperature||27°C / 80 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1021.2 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from North-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Clear sky, covering 0% of sky|
|General Conditions||Sky is clear|
Tuesday, 23rd of July 2019
28°C (82 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Wednesday, 24th of July 2019
27°C (81 °F)
26°C (80 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Thursday, 25th of July 2019
27°C (80 °F)
27°C (80 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Gran Hotel Sóller Restaurant & Spa
Agroturismo Son Penyaflor
Agroturismo Finca Dalt Murada
Can Beia Turismo de Interior
Finca Sa Maniga
Fornalutx Petit Hotel
EL GUIA HOTEL
Videos from this area
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MTMallorca 2013 12 22 Bajando de Es Verger. Alaro,castillo de Alaro
Mañana de sol reunion con amigos TRAILEROS, Destino principal, subir a ES VERGER, un restorante familiar donde tanto la elaboracion como la atencion la ofrecen sus propios dueños. TAMBIEN...
MTB Comuna de Buñola - Peñal de Honor - Es Cocons
Salida con los Maifren esta vez somos sólo 6, subimos por la pista, para pasar por la primera barrera de madera y subir hasta el merendero. Subimos por una trialera para salir a medio camino...
Tiempo para la creación en una fría mañana. Alaró. Febrero 2013. Bailarines: Lola Lloberas y Alberto Trabado. Música: Rumba Francesa. El Pérez. Imagen: Luis Romero Más información:...
Alaró Skate Party
Gent :Esteve,Raúl,Jaume,Lluís,Jaume Andreu,Barón,Carlos,Marc,Àndres,Joan Albert,Marcos,Miguel i XINACO.
Mallorca - Castell d´Alaro´
Bei der Wanderung von Alaro zum Castell d´Alaro mussten 570 Höhenmeter überwunden werden. Auf halber Höhe liegt die Finca Es Verger, berühmt für seine Lammbraten. Vom Gipfel (822 m) hat...
DESAFIO EXTERNO 20100109: Orient-Castell d'Alaro con nieve
Excursión desde la localidad de Orient al Castell d'Alaró (822 m.) realizada el 9 de enero de 2010 tras una gran nevada sobre Mallorca. Durante el ascenso estuvo nevando continuamente y al...
Venta Casa en Alaro, Centro precio 1200000 eur
Casa Espectacular en Alaró Casa señorial con fachada de piedra, en el centro Alaró y vistas a la Tramuntana, renovada en el año 2003 con las mejores calidades y manteniendo el carácter...
Cria de poni (Caballos en miniatura).
Cria de poni acompañada de su madre en el pueblo de Alaró 14-3-2013.
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
Valldemossa (in Catalan) or Valldemosa (in Spanish) is a village and municipality on the island of Majorca, part of the Spanish autonomous community of the Balearic Islands. Valldemossa is famous for one landmark: the Royal Charterhouse of Valldemossa, built at the beginning of the 14th century, when the mystic and philosopher Ramon Llull lived in this area of Majorca.
Deià is a small coastal village in the Serra de Tramuntana, which forms the northern ridge of the Spanish island of Mallorca. It is located about ten miles north of Valldemossa, and it is known for its literary and musical residents. Its idyllic landscape, orange and olive groves on steep cliffs overlooking the Mediterranean, served as a draw for German, English, and American expatriates after the First World War.
Sóller is a town and municipality near the north west coast of Mallorca, in the Balearic Islands of Spain. The town is some 3km inland, from the Port de Sóller, in a large, bowl-shaped valley that also includes the village of Fornalutx and the hamlets of Biniaraix and Binibassi. The combined population is around 14,000. A famous tramway, the Orange Express links Sóller to Port de Sóller.
Consell Observatory is an astronomical observatory owned and operated by Latin American League of Astronomy. It is located in Consell on Majorca island, which is part of Spain. Lat 39° 39' 13" N Long 02° 49' 21" E Alt 130 m
Raiguer is a comarca (county) located in the north-central part of Majorca, one of the Balearic Islands of Spain. It runs parallel to the Serra de Tramuntana district from the town of Marratxí to the town of Sa Pobla (La Puebla). Like the rest of the Majorcan districts, it is only recognized at a geographic level. Raiguer includes the following municipalities: Alaró Alcúdia Binissalem Búger Campanet Consell Inca Lloseta Mancor de la Vall Marratxí Sa Pobla Santa Maria del Camí Selva
University of the Balearic Islands
The University of the Balearic Islands (Spanish: Universidad de las Islas Baleares) is a Balearic Spanish university, founded in 1978 and located in Palma on the island of Majorca.
Bunyola is a municipality of the island of Mallorca, Spain, located in the spurs of the Serra de Tramuntana, at a distance of 9 miles from Palma. The municipality has an area of 32.67 square miles and a population of 5,475 inhabitants, and the Ferrocarril de Sóller passes through it on the way to Palma.. Bunyola also includes Orient, a small village with three restaurants and five hotels at five miles (8 km) from Bunyola driving through the "Coll d'Honor".
Selva is a small municipality in the district of Raiguer on Majorca, one of the Balearic Islands, Spain. The population is just over 3,000 people.
Binissalem is a small municipality in the district of Raiguer on Majorca, one of the Balearic Islands, Spain.
Lloseta is a small municipality in the district of Raiguer on Majorca, one of the Balearic Islands, Spain. There is a theatre which showcases alternative music and traditional acts.
Mancor de la Vall
Mancor de la Vall is a small municipality in the district of Raiguer on Majorca, one of the Balearic Islands, Spain.
Marratxí is a municipality in the Raiguer region of Majorca, one of the Balearic Islands of Spain. Population: 28,237 Area: 54 km² (2005). It is also a station on the Majorca rail network. It became a municipality on 9 November 1932. The principal towns are Pont d'Inca (16,518), Pla de na Tesa (3,304), Pòrtol (2,640) and Sa Cabaneta (5,748) - where the district council buildings are located.
Consell is a small municipality in the district of Raiguer on Majorca, one of the Balearic Islands, Spain.
Escorca is a municipality in northwest Majorca, one of the Balearic Islands, Spain.
Fornalutx is a mountainous municipality and village on Majorca (Mallorca), one of the Balearic Islands, in Spain. The nearest town is Sóller, which can be reached by foot via a series of pathways, and the hamlet of Binibassi. Surrounding mountains include the Alfabia Mountains and the Els Cornadors. Catalan is the most popular local language—however, all residents speak Castilian Spanish as well. Fornalutx covers an area of 19.5 km² and as of 2008 had 469 inhabitants.
Port de Sóller
Port de Sóller is a village and the port of the town of Sóller, in Mallorca, in the Balearic Islands, Spain. Along with the village of Fornalutx and the hamlet of Biniaraix they combine to form Sóller. The combined population is around 12,000. A tramway links the inland town of Sóller to Port de Sóller, running along the beach-side road. The resort consists of shops, restaurants and bars but is quiet and away from the major tourist areas such as Magaluf on the south of the island.
Els Cornadors are a mountain range in Majorca located in the municipality of Sóller.
Son Bonet Aerodrome
Son Bonet Aerodrome (Spanish: Aeródromo de Son Bonet) was the first civil airfield on Mallorca. Originally built during the 1920s as an alternative to the military airport at Son Sant Joan, the first commercial flight was in 1927 and a flying school established in 1935. The airfield is located in the Marratxí municipality between Pont d’Inca and Pla de Na Tesa, which is in close proximity to Palma (only 5½ km north-east from the town centre).
Serra de Tramuntana
The Serra de Tramuntana is a mountain range running southwest-northeast which forms the northern backbone of the Spanish island of Majorca. It is also the name given to the comarca of the same area. On the 27th June 2011 The Tramuntana Range was awarded World Heritage Status by UNESCO as an area of great Physical and Cultural significance.
Cala Tuent in on Majorca, Spain's largest island, located in the Mediterranean Sea and part of the Balearic Islands archipelago. The beach has a length of 180 meters, the middle width amounts to 55 meters. Flints, stones and small sand surfaces alternate. By the elongated water surface of the sea cut a moderate undulation exists within the bay. The water quality is excellent. Outside of the marked swimming surface there are colder, partially strong currents.
Puig de Massanella
Puig de Massanella is the second highest peak on the Spanish island of Majorca. It is situated in the Serra de Tramuntana. \t\t \t\t\tMallorca 2009.05.28 026. jpg \t\t\t Peak from southeast
The Valldemossa Charterhouse is a former Carthusian monastery in Valldemossa, Majorca.
The Cercle Solleric (in Spanish Círculo Sollerense) is an sporting and cultural association. It was founded in 1899 in Sóller.
UIB metro station
UIB is a station on the Palma Metro. It is situated on the south side of the main campus of University of the Balearic Islands (Catalan: Universitat de les Illes Balears, UIB), which is located in northern part of Palma on the island of Majorca, Spain. The station, which was opened 25 April 2007 by Catherine Cirer, mayor of Palma de Mallorca, is the northerly terminus of the line.
Son Sardina metro station
Son Sardina is a station on the Palma Metro. It is located in the northerly neighborhood of Son Sardina in Palma on the island of Majorca, Spain. The above ground open-air station lies parallel to Highway Ma-11 and also serves the adjacent Ferrocarril de Sóller line going to the town of Sóller. The metro station was opened 25 April 2007.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Orient.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know: