The resort area of Costa del Maresme is located in the Northeast of Spain and is a part of the province of Barcelona. The kilometers-long strip of sandy beaches is washed by the warm waters of the Mediterranean sea and it is surrounded by majestic mountain ranges, that allow to keep the climate warm and mild. In the past, the Costa del Maresme was the fishing place, but in the middle of the twentieth century here began to appear the villas of wealthy residents of Barcelona. And subsequently, Costa del Maresme has become a major tourist and resort center.
The local towns attract a large number of tourists throughout the year. For example, Malgrat de Mar, is one of the famous coastal resorts, it is located at the intersection of the provinces of Barcelona and Girona. Apart from relaxing on the beach, there is an opportunity to see historical sights such as the Cathedral of St. Nicholas, built in the XVI century, the tower of Torre d’en Riera, located in the city center, the old buildings of past centuries. You can also climb to the observation deck of the castle Parque del Castillo de Montesquiu, with a wonderful view of the entire city. Calella is the largest city on the Costa del Maresme. Here are the wide beaches, dense palm avenues, bustling waterfront, a variety of restaurants, bars, friendly local shops, beautiful park Municipal Dalmau with tropical vegetation, and many more, which make the time spent here special and unforgettable. In the North of the coast is the huge Marineland water Park with an area of 40,000 square meters. The numerous attractions, water slides and rides will give You a lot of positive impressions. Not far from the town of Sant Pol de Mar is a zoo with marine animals and birds that live in the natural environment.
The resort Costa del Maresme has a great abundance of tours. Also you can make a trip on a yacht along the southern shores of the Mediterranean.