THE COAST OF MARESME
The Coast of Maresme extends between Barcelona and the Costa Brava. It is a territory that has a very good communication by road and that, in addition, is perfectly connected with Barcelona by means of a railway line that unites the Maresme with the City in a few minutes and with a great number of frequencies.
MOUNTAIN SEA AND VINEYARDS
The Maresme enjoys a privileged location, with a landscape between the sea and the mountains, in an environment full of vineyards. It is an extension of land that brings together a rich natural and cultural heritage, with beautiful beaches, which can boast of being a destination where gastronomy is a luxury for the palate. And that can boast of being an example of authenticity that has its roots in mind.
A region open to the sea that warmly welcomes everyone who comes to know her giving her landscapes, their culture and the kindness of their people
GOLF, HORSE RIDING, NAUTICAL
Several municipalities of the Maresme, such as Santa Susana and Calella, are certified by the Catalan Tourism Agency as “Sports Destinations”.
In the Maresme you can live the sport in all its meanings throughout the year, due to its Mediterranean climate.
THE PARADISE OF GOLF
Golf is a sport practiced in the region and has two clubs that makes total of more than 70 hectares: The Llavaneras Golf Club, founded in 1945 and the Golf Sant Vicenç de Montalt, in a privileged location. And to satisfy the restlessness of those who wish to start in the Pitch & Putt the Maresme offers the possibility to enjoy this sport born in Ireland in the Pitch & Putt Tennis Mora, in HCP1, in the P&P Barcelona Teià and in the P&P Sant Cebrià.
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The Maresme also has a large number of equestrian centers, such as Llavaneres, Sant Pol Club and Vilassar de Mar. Some of these clubs provide horse riding in the Montnegre Park area and offer activities for the entire family.
Leisure and sport of sailing
The offer of nautical tourism is also very wide. The ports of Maresme welcome all types of leisure and sports boats. There are many Nautical Clubs that are a gateway to the sea to enjoy activities related to sports such as surfing or sailing. We highlight the marinas of Balís in Sant Andreu de Llavaneres and the Masnou for its importance and facilities.
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CULTURE ROOTS AND TRADITIONS
The Maresme has managed to keep its popular festivals and has a long list of proposals for leisure and culture throughout the year.
Jazz, poetry, habaneras or modernist and circus gatherings cover the calendar of proposals of the Maresme. The populations of Tordera and Mataró have weekly appointments with the culture in all its meanings. The fairs of this territory are known throughout the country and the giants and big heads take the streets of the towns and villages in the major festivals of every corner of this region of the province of Barcelona. One of the best known is that of Mataró, which is celebrated in July or the Premià de Mar, under the name “Pirates i premiatencs”.
Important European and international firms have chosen the Maresme as a prominent shopping area, just half an hour from Barcelona.
The good connectivity of the Maresme with the rest of the geography allows to enjoy the shopping in premium places like La Roca Village, where the first brands offer collections with discounts of up to 60%. A leisure and shopping center that is open 365 days a year, with more than 100 stores where there are big brands such as Armani, Gucci and Versace. European and international firms that converge in the same space where luxury and fashion go hand in hand. And where the visitor can be advised by professionals of the sector hiring the service of “Fashion Advisor”.
The local gastronomy focuses on rice, fresh fish and the extraordinary wines of the Denomination of Origin Alella.
Wine tourism is one of the gastronomic proposals that has grown the most in recent years. Most of Maresme’s wineries are open to the public in order to know how the vintage process is and how the DO Alella wines are left to stand.
Another way to get to know the Maresme from its gastronomy is to get lost in the aisles of the Markets of its towns and villages, such as the one that can be seen every second Saturday of the month in Sant Pol de Mar. The Station Square is full of Stalls with fruit and vegetables of the area.
15 MINUTES FROM BARCELONA
Due to its strategic location the Maresme is very well connected by road with Barcelona. It is also a good starting point for large trips, since Barcelona airport or Girona airport are very well connected with the whole region. In less than 45 minutes you can reach any of these two airports.
The Catalan capital is just a few minutes by car thanks to the road network such as the C32 or the AP7. The area has a railway line that runs through the towns of the Costa del Maresme and allows to reach the center of Barcelona in a short time thanks to the large number of frequencies of passage of trains of Line 1 of Rodalies.
At 15 minutes from Barcelona, the Maresme is the best place to be in contact with nature and to practice mountain sports or enjoy the calm waters of the Mediterranean.