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Malgrat de Mar

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Malgrat de Mar is a municipality in the comarca of the Maresme, in the province of Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. It is situated on the coast between Santa Susanna and Blanes. A local road runs from the town to the main N-II road, while the B-682 connects it with Blanes, Lloret de Mar and Tossa de Mar. It is served by a RENFE railway station on the line between Barcelona and Ma├žanet-Massanes.ClimateThe town is located 4 meters above sea level. It has a coastal-Mediterranean climate, with smoothed temperatures almost over the whole year. The annual precipitation amount averaged over the last 18 years is about 650 mm.HistoryMalgrat de Mar was first populated between the 13th and 14th centuries, when it was known as Vilanova de Palafolls. However, it is known that the early inhabitants of Malgrat built their houses on the hill (named "El Castell") that is located in the middle of the town.Traditionally, Malgrat has been predominantly an agricultural town with considerable maritime commercial activity and, since the 19th Century, an important industrial centre. The tourist activity started in Malgrat de Mar around 1960. And since then it has become an important touristic destination.
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Popular things to do in Malgrat de Mar

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Parc Francesc Macia
Duration: 1h 30 min
Parc del Castell
Duration: 1h 30 min
Outdoor Activity
Squash Malgrat
Duration: 1h 30 min
Parroquia San Nicolas
Duration: 30 minutes

Side trips from Malgrat de Mar

Jardin Botanico Marimurtra Blanes
Duration: 2h 30 min
Water Park
Marineland Palafolls
Duration: 8 hours
Castillo de San Juan Blanes
Duration: 1h 30 min
Gift & Specialty Shop
La Roca Village Santa Agnes de Malanyanes
Duration: 2h 30 min

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