Be local with Zafiro
Discover Muro Mallorcan tradition, culture and essence
Can Ribera by Zafiro enjoys a privileged location for discovering Mallorca, in the historic cultural town of Muro in the north of the island, at the foot of the magnificent Serra de Tramuntana mountains.
This traditional Mallorcan village is located hundreds of metres above sea level on a hill with views over Alcudia Bay. This small, quiet town full of culture and tradition is home to typical town houses and buildings and is an ideal base for discovering the real Mallorca. Rent a car during your stay and use Muro as your base for visiting every corner of our island.
Immerse yourself in the culture of this island in the heart of the Mediterranean, learn more about its culture, its routines, its customs... Lose yourself in the town streets and enjoy all of its beauty, culture and exquisite cuisine.
What to see in Muro
Muro is the ideal place to discover the traditional stone architecture of Mallorca as well as its scenery and proximity to the mountains.
Must-see attractions include the Gothic church and convent of Santa Anna dating from 1560, the restored San Juan Bautista Church or the Muro Ethnological Museum, located in a 17th-century mansion called the Casa Alomar (1670).
The area is also home to the pristine natural beach of Playa de Muro, an ideal place for soaking up the sun. But if there is one place in Muro that you absolutely must see, it has to be S'Albufera Natural Park, a conservation area for local flora and fauna.
Near Can Ribera
With crystal-clear, shallow waters, Playa de Muro is a beach with around 6km of fine white sand. Ideal for spending a day doing water sports or just soaking up the sun, this is a place that has it all: peace, leisure activities and great restaurants and bars. Other nearby beaches and coastal areas that are worth a visit include Son Serra de Marina or Colonia de San Pere.
The proximity to the Serra de Tramuntana mountains and a location in the centre of the island make Can Ribera by Zafiro an ideal base for hiking in Mallorca. Enjoy the GR-221 routes through the Sierra or a choice of paths and trails that head out from Muro. Examples include the routes from Muro to Santa Margalida (6.7km), Muro to Sa Pobla (5.5km) or Muro to Can Picafort (11km).
Cycling in mallorca
The north of Mallorca is the place chosen by numerous cyclists for their cycling holidays. The safety of the secondary road network, the beauty of the coastal roads and the facilities for renting cycling equipment, are just some of the factors that make Muro and its surroundings the favourite destination of so many cyclists. Tour the island by bike and discover another side of Mallorca.
Mallorca is an island of contrasts and charming places to visit. Among them is the Pla de Mallorca region, including towns such as Llubí, Santa Margalida, Sa Pobla and Búger, all full of culture and tradition. Muro is also only a few kilometres from the popular city of Inca, famous for its leather products. Visitors also take in Can Picafort, a coastal town full of leisure activities and beautiful scenery.
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