Tuscany, the ideal place to
spend a relaxing and interesting holiday. The blend of natural
beauty, history, art and wonderful cuisine, makes this area unique.
that the Tuscan coast, bathed by the Tyrrhenian sea, one of
the most beautiful an most welcoming in Italy, is endowed with long
beaches of fine sand as well as rocky stretches
rich in sea-life.
Versilia is one of most well-known tourist areas. This strip of
land along the northern part of the Tuscan coast boasts one of
the longest and most attractive beaches of the Mediterranean.
Ideally situated for sightseeing, its mild climate, even in the
cooler months, make it the perfect place for a perfect break.
There is also, on the other hand, the elegant and refined side of Versilia with its history, cultural events and shows, the sightseeing list is almost endless: sights, theatres, museums etc.. Only those that might be most interesting to the tourist are given here, leaving it up to your curiosity and imagination to find what will make your holiday truly unforgettable.
The one long
splendid beach, running the length of the Versilian coast is bathed
by the Tyrrhenian Sea.
position of Lido di Camaiore and the whole Versilia makes
it possible to pass a holiday undertaking a lot of excursions or just
absolute relaxation. In the hotel there is an information point provided
with brochures and maps of places to visit in Tuscany:
A little bit farer away is Carrara (40 km motorway), the town with the most valuable marble quarries in the world and sceneries that already were enchanting Michelangelo. From Carrara it is possible to reach Colonnata, a small village in a panoramic position above Carrara, where the quarrymen live. After tasting the delicious lard ("Lardo di Colonnata") one continues towards the marble quarries "Fantiscritti" where it is possible to visit an interesting open-air museum illustrating the excavation techniques. Montecatini (50 km) with the spas, already famous during the Roman Empire, invites for a visit in the town centre with parks, cafés and many elegant shops. Florence, the cradle of the Renaissance is only 90 km away and Siena 150 km. The area around Siena boasts of the most typical countryside for Tuscany. Siena itself is world wide renowned for the Palio taking place twice a year.
This guide will help you plan your holiday. Then all you have to do is pack your bags and come over! See you soon.
Here in Versilia there are lot of different possibilities for keeping your body in perfect shape. You just need to choose among all the activities: