The symbol of Tossa de Mar town is Villa Vella fortress, whose name literally translates as ‘an old town.’ This is a set of powerful fortifications constructed back in the 12th century. Construction was intended to defend the town from pirates. A huge number of museums were opened In Tossa de Mar, the most interesting among them are Sea Museum and Historical Museum.
The first of them is settled in an old lighthouse. After excursion around the Sea Museum exhibits visitors can climb to the observation deck and appreciate the beauty of the coast. Several old churches were preserved in the city. They are also worth to visit.
Lots of interesting historical landmarks are situated in the town of Blanes and its surroundings. Tourists have to see the beautiful Church of Santa Maria that was founded in the 14th century and the ruins of Sant Joan Castle, which has protected the ancient city in the 10th century. In Blanes there is the famous botanical garden of legendary beauty. The botanical garden is the first in Europe when it comes to an abundance of exotic plants and fragrant flowers. It is decorated in original style.