Maresme is a mecca for lovers of outdoor activities – from watersports and hiking to wine trails and golf, this exceptionally beautiful region offers something for everyone, whatever your fitness level. Its exceptional geographical location and more than 20,000 protected hectares of forest means that Maresme is a haven for those who love the outdoor lifestyle.
Sport in Maresme
Maresme offers dozens of padel clubs such as the UP Padel Club which offers outdoor and indoor courts in Cabrera de Mar and Argentona and several renowned tennis clubs such as Club Tenis Mataro. For lovers of golf, prestigious courses include those in Vallromanes and Llavaneres. The 52km coast is lined with harbours and watersports clubs such as Port Balís in Llavaneres and the Club Nautico in El Masnou which offer everything from sailing courses to Stand Up Paddle. There are also athletics clubs such as the Centre Atlètic Laietània in Mataró, basketball clubs like Basquèt Cabrils and a rugby club in Alella .
Wine Tasting in Maresme
In recent years there has been growing interest in Catalonia’s smallest Denominación de Origen (D.O.) in Alella. This area is renowned for producing crisp and refreshing white wines and cavas thanks to the local Pansa Blanca grape (or Xarel-lo), which thrives due to the meeting of land and sea.
Children’s Activities in Maresme