El Maresme has a tourist tradition going back more than 50 years and boasts a quality offer that, increasingly, complements sun and beach tourism with a varied range of activities waiting to be discovered.
One of the demands of the sector in recent years has been for tourist destinations suitable for families. And El Maresme has taken this petition very seriously.
Four of its municipalities, Santa Susanna, Calella, Pineda de Mar and Malgrat de Mar, have the certification Family Tourism Destination awarded by the Agència Catalana de Turisme (Catalan Tourism Agency) as a mark that accredits the quality and commitment of the destination in terms of services and activities adapted to families with children. Thus, these four municipalities have businesses, accommodations and restaurants suitable for this public, and even free mini clubs for guests staying in the municipality.
In addition, throughout the region a wide range of activities are available for family enjoyment: horseback riding, donkey rides, segway, a day in a water park...