Arenys de Mar :
Unmissable tourist sites
Arenys de Mar Travel guide
Arenys de Mar : Michelin's recommendations
Originally a fishing village in the 14C, the town has developed into a lively summer resort. Its sandy beaches, such as the 500m-long Playa de Cabaye, attract large numbers of holidaymakers. Protected by a mountain range with a continental influence, Arenys has a spring-like micro-climate, even in winter. The marina, one of the best in Catalonia, is the venue for major sailing competitions.
Tourist attractions Arenys de Mar : Things to see and do
Carrer de l'Esglesias 24 E - 08350 Arenys de Mar
This 18C church houses a fine retable by Pau Costa, a large work where the smallest detail is treated with meticulous care in the true baroque style.
Carrer de l'Esglésias 43 E - 08350 Arenys de Mar
Lace and amettles (almonds) are the symbols of Arenys. At Xifré hospital, now a museum, you can see the virtuosity of lacemaking. The adjoining house contains a collection of minerals.
C. de La Pietat E - 08350 Arenys de Mar
At the top of La Pietat, these silent alleys contain funerary monuments created by well-known modernist sculptors.
Hotels Arenys de Mar
Rieral de Sa Clavella, 12 E - 08350 Arenys de Mar
Sa Voga is a 18th-Century house restored and turned into a 4-room guesthouse. It is located right in the heart of Arenys de Mar, an old fishing village very close to Barcelona. The reforms have managed to preserve the essence of the old building but..