Caves of Drach

Caves of Drach

Traveling through the villages of Algaida, Montuiri, where you can admire and buy some other present in the factory of artificial pearls of Mallorca, after our passage through Villafranca of Bonany arrive to Manacor, third city in number of inhabitants of Mallorca, important for its jewelry industry, handicrafts and especially olive furniture. We will continue to Porto Cristo, where you will then have free time to visit the very famous Cuevas del Drach, a masterpiece of nature. Many surprises await us inside, as the unforgettable classical concert on boats on Lake Martel, considered the largest underground lake in the world of 177 m long.

The Caves of Drach are actually four: the Cave of the French, the Cave of Luis Salvador. Las Cuevas with a total length of about two km., Were explored by the French speleologist Martel in 1896, commissioned by the Archduke of Austria Luis Salvador. The stalactites and stalagmites invade all the caves, sometimes joining, forming fanciful shapes that resemble animals, images, human figures, etc.