What to visit in Arenys de Mar
From COOLTUR Cultural Tourism we make you an extensive proposal about what to visit in the municipality of Arenys de Mar, a town located in the central Catalan coast. Through our proposal you will be able to discover this municipality of the Maresme region!
Arenys de Mar is one of the main municipalities in the Maresme region. It is located between the municipalities of Caldes d’Estrac and Canet de Mar, and is part of the central Catalan coast. Moreover, Arenys de Mar is also next to the Montseny massif and the Montnegre – Corredor natural park.
Originally, Arenys de Mar was part of the municipality of Arenys de Munt. It was not until 1599 that Arenys de Mar obtained the title of independent municipality.
Within the municipality of Arenys de Mar you can find natural places of great beauty. To the east of the municipality there are different beaches where you can enjoy the sun, the beach and the peace and quiet.
But, apart from these natural elements, in Arenys de Mar you can also discover a large number of valuable heritage elements. Among its streets you can see different watchtowers that were used to protect Arenys de Mar from attacks by corsairs.
There are also a large number of heritage elements from other periods. We can highlight the church of Santa Maria, of baroque style. There are also a large number of modernist elements, such as Can Xicu de la Ópera, the Convent of Santa Clara, Can Córdova, etc. Furthermore, by the coast you can still see the remains of bunkers from the Spanish Civil War.
From COOLTUR Cultural Tourism we encourage you to visit Arenys de Mar and discover its most outstanding features.