Santa Ponça is located in the southwest of the Balearic island of Mallorca and belongs to the municipality of Calvia. It is about 20 kilometers from Santa Ponça to the capital of the island Palma by rental car. With your rental car from Driveboo we strongly recommend to make excursions to the surrounding villages and landscapes. In the price comparison you have the possibility to compare all offers for rental cars in Santa Ponça and Mallorca fast and easy and to secure the cheapest offer by online booking.
The best thing to do in winter in Santa Ponça, or in Mallorca per se, is to explore the whole island and take several excursions or a road trip around the island. In winter, it is a bit too cold to lie on the beach throughout and especially the water temperatures are probably a bit too low to go swimming in the sea at all. Therefore, we have set up a table for you below with places that you can easily visit in Mallorca from Santa Ponça by rental car.
|Destination||Distance from Santa Ponça||Duration with the rental car|
|Palmanova||approx. 8 kilometers||approx. 15 minutes|
|Palma||approx. 22 kilometers||approx. 25 minutes|
|Valldemossa||approx. 36 kilometers||approx. 35 minutes|
|(Port de) Sóller||approx. 42 kilometers||approx. 45 minutes|
|Banyalbufar||approx. 45 kilometers||approx. 50 minutes|
|Pollença||approx. 75 kilometers||approx. 55 minutes|
|Manacor||approx. 75 kilometers||approx. 1 hour|
|Alcúdia||approx. 75 kilometers||approx. 1 hour|
|Cala d’Or||approx. 90 kilometers||approx. 1 hour & 20 minutes|
If you are arriving by plane in Mallorca at Palma de Mallorca Airport (PMI), it pays to choose the airport as your pick-up location when booking your rental car on Driveboo. After baggage claim, you just need to go to the counter of the car rental company where you booked online in advance and refer to your booking. Shortly after, you can pick up your rental car and start exploring the area as you continue your journey to Santa Ponça! If you prefer to travel by cab or bus to Santa Ponça first, you have the option to book the rental car in advance, which can then be picked up directly on spot at the car rental company. Whether you prefer to explore the island in an air-conditioned family car, SUVor a convertible is up to you. On Driveboo you have an abundance of rental cars on offer - and at the best prices! This is where the competition is the fiercest, which is why the car rental companies are just outdoing each other with offers. Rest assured, here you'll find themost suitable rental car for your budget and in your desired travel period!
When you receive the rental car, you should take a quick look at some things so that you can make sure that before you rent the car, there are no damages that the car rental company can later blame on you. Therefore, look for body and paint damage, tread of tires and function of lights and luminaires. If you find any defects, address them to the car rental company while you are still there and have them documented together with the car rental company. This way, you can be sure that you will not be held responsible for the defects later when you return the rental car.
Santa Ponça, Mallorca, has a dense network of gas stations. At regular intervals along the highways or freeways you will find gas stations where you can refuel your rental car. As a rule, the gas stations of larger towns are located slightly outside the centers on arterial roads. Check with the local car rental company which fueling regulation applies to the return of the rental car. Not all car rental companies want the car back with a full tank. Otherwise, in the near the airport there are two gas stations where you can refuel your rental car before returning it.
Sometimes parking in Santa Ponça can be a bit stressful, especially when the weather is not so good and there are a lot of people with cars. The easiest way is to park the rental car in one of the parking garages. Here you are charged by the minute. In white parking zones you can park continuously for free and in blue parking zones you have to get a parking ticket. At night, on weekends and at lunchtime, the blue zones are usually free.
Speed limits are posted, otherwise:
In Spain, the right traffic applies. No cell phones may be used while driving. During the day, you must drive with dipped headlights in poor visibility conditions. No headphones should be used while driving, and if you forget to set your turn signal when turning, you can expect to be fined.
What the best time to travel to Santa Ponça in Mallorca is, depends on the activities you want to pursue. Depending on that, almost the whole year comes into question. However, the usual travel time to rent a car is from June to August.
The following temperatures and weather conditions prevail throughout the year and could help you decide when to travel to Santa Ponça:
|Max. Temp (in °C)||14||15||17||19||22||26||29||29||27||23||18||16|
|Min. Temp (in °C)||6||6||8||10||13||17||20||20||19||14||9||8|
|Sunhours per day||5||6||6||8||9||10||11||11||7||6||7||5|
|Watertemp. (in °C)||14||14||14||14||17||21||24||25||24||21||18||15|