Easter Holidays in Sunny Majorca

Posted on: April 9th, 2014 by admin No Comments

Easter Holidays

Easter is the perfect time to visit Majorca, as this picturesque Spanish island really comes to life at this time of year. That’s why Easter holidays are so popular. Easter is known as Semana Santa in Majorca and the celebration kick off with Palm Sunday. Thousands of people from all over the island take part in processions from their church at this time to symbolise welcoming Jesus into Jerusalem.

The Easter celebrations last for a full week in Majorca. Among the events that visitors will be able to witness are impressive parades, vibrant markets, fiesta and a wide range of other events. Perhaps the largest processions of the week are Crist de la Sang, which is held on Maundy Thursday and Sant Enterrament on Good Friday. One of the great things about these celebrations is that visitors are welcome to join in the fun and this is a great opportunity to discover warmth and vitality of the people of Majorca.

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