The Mallorca Files filming locations: Palma, Inca, Soller, Pollensa

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Solar-soaked BBC One daytime drama The Mallorca Files is right here to brighten these chilly winter afternoons.

The light-hearted detective collection stars Elen Ryhs and Julian Looman as mismatched cops investigating crimes in Mallorca’s privileged ex-pat neighborhood.

Viewers will little doubt want they had been there as a substitute of wet previous Britain – so right here’s precisely the place ‘there’ is…

Is The Mallorca Files filmed in Mallorca?

Sure! Fittingly for a drama set on the Mediterranean island, The Mallorca Files was – in reality – filmed in Mallorca. Palma’s previous city, specifically, was used for a number of of the present’s avenue scenes.

Did they movie on the actual Soller prepare?

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Sure! Episode 4, titled “Quantity One Fan”, follows the disappearance of a German supermodel on the well-known Soller prepare – and filming occurred on the Soller railway itself.

The Tren de Sóller or Ferrocarril de Sóller runs between the cities of Sóller and Palma, stopping alongside the way in which at varied smaller cities. It dates again to 1912, and these days its classic trains wind by the mountains carrying passengers (and loads of vacationers) who benefit from the stunning surroundings.

The place did they shoot the airport scenes?

The present filmed on the island’s Palma de Mallorca Airport for a number of days, the place the opening chase scenes had been shot for the primary episode.

Different scenes within the first episode had been filmed at Ses Circumstances del Virrey, a resort close to the central city of Inca.

What in regards to the bullfighting episode?


Felanitx, a rural city within the southeast of the island, grew to become the again drop for the bullfighting episode, titled “Loss of life in The Morning”.

The place did they movie the winery scenes?

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In episode 5, appropriately titled “Bitter Grapes”, Miranda and Max head out into wine nation to analyze the killing of a canine at one among Mallorca’s most well-known vineyards.

This was was set within the stunning wine area of central Mallorca amongst the vines of Bodegas Oliver Morgagues and Bodegas Ribas.

The place did they movie all the posh villas in The Mallorca Files?

First up is a villa in Clara Blava on the east aspect of Palma Bay, which was used within the pilot episode. That is the place the family and friends of the “homicide sufferer” collect for the wake.

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Episode six, “To Kill a Stag”, options an ultramodern villa in Sol de Mallorca, simply south of Magaluf.

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The wacky dwelling of German designer Otto Caligari in “Quantity One Fan” is one other filming location. It is a trendy minimalist property simply outdoors Muro within the northeast of Mallorca.

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The remaining episode incorporates a villa (owned by the fictional Jurgen Kuhl) excessive up above Calvia within the southwest of the island.

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The place do Max and Miranda go biking?

In “King of the Mountain”, episode two, Max and Miranda go up in opposition to one another in a biking race. The route they tackle is Sa Calobra (the Knot) within the mountainous north.

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The Mallorca Files is simply the TV we’d like for a dark winter

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The Mallorca Files airs at 2:15pm on weekdays on BBC One from Monday 25th November

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