2018-06-19 Puerto de Sòller to Cala de Engossaubas, Mallorca, Islas Baleares, Spain Puerto de Sòller is one of our favourite ports in Mallorca and it is always wonderful to return here As our guests have limited time we decide to continue further up the west coast With a slight seaway a day tripper boat races past us at great speed Continuing on we pass the wooded coastline and the lovely anchorage of Cala Tuent which we anchored in and spent several hours last year Mallorca is a stunning island with beautiful beaches and lovely bays, however the west and north coasts are very rugged in comparison, by equally spectacular Soon we reach Cala de la Calobra which is one of the main attractions of the north west coast The fast ferry which passed us at great speed, takes its passengers to the nearby bay to disembark A tunnel and a walkway have been carved into the gigantic hills to link the two bays and stunning beaches It wasn’t long before the small narrow beach looked like it was standing room only!! After safely anchoring the Tangaroa, Ric, Julian and I decide to swim ashore taking the waterproof camera Past the narrow sea entrance Cala de la Calobra opens up to a large canyon where the Torrente de Pareis ( now a gentle stream) flows to the sea On our last visit here last year, there were at least two dozen boats moored off the spectacular beach……not many today We continue on after spending a couple of hours enjoying the swimming and having lunch in the popular spot Very high vertical cliffs can be found by Cala de la Calobra Next we pass the amazing wedge shaped Punta Topina and then Punta de la Galera and Cala Castell Soon the lighthouse at Cabo de Formentor, the northern tip of Mallorca comes into view As we intend crossing to Menorca early in the morning, we anchor for the night in Cala de Engossaubas on the southern side of the northern point This is a sheltered and convenient anchorage for us overnight Another swim before dinner Dinner is served….. Tonight we enjoy a seafood red curry with vegetables…delicious Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.