Nautical activities in Maresme
52 km of beaches and 5 marinas await you just a few kilometres from the city of Barcelona. Take advantage of the mild climate and sunshine all year round to do your favourite sport. Sail the Mediterranean waters, row or have fun with sports such as kayak, water skiing or yoga on a paddle surf board.
If the waves attract you, we have perfect options for you to practice your balance on the surf, windsurf, kite or paddle surf board, you choose which. But that's not all the options.
Dive in to the underwater world of the Mediterranean and discover an unrivalled natural wonder. In the Maresme, we have a meadow of oceanic Neptune grass facing the city of Mataró, which is one of the most important worldwide in terms of extension.
Benefits of the sea
Did you know that being in contact with the sea offers many benefits for your health?
- It reduces stress
- It helps the skin to scar and improves its appearance
- It helps to improve breathing problems
- It enhances the metabolism
lmportant regattas are held in the Maresme at national and even international level. El Balís Nautical Club hosts the MedSailing Eurocup, an international event that brings together about 200 sailors from all over Europe, the Regata Dragonera and the Cornudella Trophy, among others
In Arenys de Mar marina, the traditional Synera Cup for cruising yachts is particularly noteworthy.
Finally, Mataró Port is the start of the Minorca Biosphere Reserve regatta, which sails to the natural port of Fornells, in Minorca.