Canet de Mar

Province: Barcelona
Shire: Maresme
Inhabitants: 13915
Extension: 5,6 Km2
Altitude: 15 m

Seas Canet a coastal town in the county of Maresme noted for its traditional fishing and tourism. In this sense, we can describe Canet de Mar as a traditional fishing village, but has been important the presence of the flower and fruit, especially strawberries or strawberry cultivation Maresme. And, obviously, that over the years it has developed and consolidated its role within the tourism products offered in the region and in Catalonia.

The name of Canet de Mar comes from the Latin word cannetum, which means place of reeds.

Canet de Mar is located in the mountain range that separates the massif of Montenegre the sea. By its end run several streams, which bind to the mouth and eventually form the beach of Canet.

Furthermore, the town of Canet de Mar is famous for its artistic and architectural heritage, largely linked to modernism and has a number of houses in this style, among which are those of Domènech i Montaner. This artist mentioned, Casa Roura, the Museum Domènech i Montaner and canetense Ateneo, and the reform of the castle of Santa Florentina made ??in the nineteenth century. However, Canet de Mar also has seen the work of other modernist artists such as Josep Puig and Josep Llimona.

Canet de Mar has other places to visit such as the Sanctuary of Mercy, neo-Gothic church of Sant Pere, dating from the sixteenth century, the Vil · la Flora Park or Pedracastell mountain, on top of which stands a superb cross and from where you get a magnificent view of the valley and mountain Canet Montnegre.

Furthermore, Mar Canet has a number of beaches, Canet, and that of the Cavaiò Pla de Sant Crist or White Rocks.

Where to sleep

Càmping el Carlitos

Arenys de Mar (a 1.3 Km)

Family camping, with a large area of ​​land located 100 meters from…

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Vila Arenys Hotel

Arenys de Mar (a 4.4 Km)

Villa Arenys Hotel is the reference establishment in Arenys de Mar; a…

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Allotjament Turístic Can Co

Arenys de Munt (a 3.9 Km)

Old house renovated in 2014, keeping many original elements. Overlooking the sea…

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Camping Roca Grossa

Calella (a 5 Km)

It located about 2 minutes' drive from Calella and includes an outdoor…

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Bed and Breakfast El Pekinaire

Calella (a 6.5 Km)

A B & B El Pekinaire have 18 rooms. It may seem…

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GHT Balmes Hotel, Aparthotel & Splash

Calella (a 7.7 Km)

The GHT Balmes Hotel, Aparthotel & Splash is a family friendly hotel,…

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Hotel Neptuno

Calella (a 7 Km)

Cozy and friendly hotel, located in the heart of Calella, with all…

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Hotel GHT Marítim

Calella (a 6.3 Km)

The GHT Marítimo Hotel is a 4 **** hotel with wonderful views…

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Where to eat

Bare Nostrum

Arenys de Mar (a 3.2 Km)

We Bare Nostrum, an inn that has extensive experience in the restaurant…

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Pura Brasa

Pineda de Mar (a 10.5 Km)

A unique gastronomic experience: Pura Brasa is a close and fun concept…

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Hostal Restaurant Turó de l'Home

Santa Maria de Palautordera (a 16.3 Km)

Located in the center of Santa Maria de Palautordera, at the foot…

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Restaurant Hostal de la Plaça

Cabrils (a 19.2 Km)

Located in an old Catalan farmhouse XVII century, remodeled in the 50s…

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Terra Restaurant

Les Franqueses del Vallès (a 24.8 Km)

In our restaurant you will find products from all over Catalonia, from…

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What to do

Barcelona és molt més

Discovers that Barcelona is much more! Near Barcelona have a world of…

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Balneari Titus

Arenys de Mar (a 2.3 Km)

The Balneario Titus, is located between Mataró and Caldetes, 38 km from…

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Segway Comarca Aventura

Arenys de Munt (a 3.5 Km)

Segway en el Maresme, with the spirit of enjoying our surroundings, Comarca…

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Centre d'Interpretació del Far de Calella

Calella (a 5.7 Km)

Located on top of a promontory about 50 meters high with privileged…

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Water Sports Centre

Calella (a 7.5 Km)

Our ideal location, right opposite the station tren.Ubicats within the Club Nautico…

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Refugi antiaeri del Parc Dalmau

Calella (a 7 Km)

It has a main gallery 66 meters long, 2 meters high and…

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Museu de Turisme de Calella

Calella (a 7.2 Km)

The Tourism Museum of Calella was born as a unique museum proposal…

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Museu-Arxiu Municipal de Calella Josep M. Codina i Bagué

Calella (a 6.7 Km)

The Museum-archive takes us into the factory activities of the 18th, 19th…

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