Sanchez said he would start talks with the main parties on Wednesday.
Spain's King Felipe shakes hands with Spain's acting Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez before their meeting at Zarzuela Palace in Madrid.
King Felipe with family and staff at the restaurant.
The visit of the King and Queen and their daughters has aroused great expectation.
King Felipe VI, Queen Letizia, the Princess of Asturias and the Infanta Sofía strolled through the gardens.
King Felipe arrives at Real Club Náutico in Palma to take part in the King's Cup regatta this week. Video by 41 Copa del Rey MAPFRE
This week in our headlines: The King has dinner in a restaurant in Palma, taxis queues and traffic jams, plus British tourist arrested for running over two people and the sage of El Bungalow beach restaturant.
King Felipe's message on Christmas Eve.
"A Spain that seeks serenity, peace, tranquillity; a responsible, creative, vital and supportive Spain."
King Felipe with President Armengol and others by the Es Baluard Museum of Contemporary Art in Palma, Mallorca
King Felipe with President Armengol and others on Friday.
The Spanish government is doubling its budget for culture in the Balearics.
An award for projecting and enhancing the positive image of Spain in the United States.
King Felipe, Queen Letizia and Sofia, the Queen Mother on Thursday evening.
- Woman seriously injured after being attacked by three pit bulls in Mallorca
- Helicopter crashes on ring road, three injured
- Motorcyclist dies after head-on collision with a truck
- Mallorca hoteliers calling for eight-year sentences for British tourists' false claims
- Demolition catches Son Banya drug dealers unawares