The Municipality of Felanitx is surrounded by the municipalities of Campos Santanyí, Porreres, Manacor and the Mediterranean Sea.

It is located in the south-east of the Island with an area of 169 Km2 and a population of 17.293 people.

All over the Municipality you can find other little towns and villages each one with its own charm like Cas Concos, s'Horta, Es Carritxó, Son Mesquida, Son Valls, Son Negre, and on the coast Portocolom, Cala Ferrera and Cala Serena.

The name of Felanitx comes from the Latin "fenalicius" wchich means a place where a plant called "fenas" (very common here) grows.