The cultural attractions of the Costa del Maresme are both extensive and diverse. Numerous organised routes exist to bring visitors closer to the region´s rich historic and architectural heritage. Itineraries geared to the modernist architecture of Canet de Mar, the scenarios immortalised by the work of poet Salvador Espriu in Arenys de Mar and the diverse castles and watchtowers to be found along the coastline, to name but a few examples.
And not forgetting the numerous artistic and cultural events held in the region over the year, especially in summer. events dedicated to the performing arts such as the Ple de riure humour festival (Masnou, July); the concert cycles such as those dedicated to classical music in the Santa Florentina castle in Canet de Mar, the Festival d’Estiu in Alella, and the Acords d’Estiu cycle in Pineda de Mar.