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Best Tuscan Blue Flag beaches 2016

Torre Mozza beach TuscanyWhen days are getting longer and warmer, it means that the holiday is just behind the corner! As always we are ready to help you with choosing the best Blue Flag beaches in Tuscany. Remember that the sign of the blue flag means quality and ecology. Enjoy your summer!

Best Tuscan Beaches. Torre Mozza Beach

Torre Mozza beach Tuscany Torre Mozza can be described as a place between legend and truth, one of the best Tuscan beaches in the Gulf of Follonica. The secret of Torre Mozza  is a coastal fortification and an old Roman road, both rinsed with the crystalline clear water of the Mediterranean Sea.

Best Tuscan Beaches. Versilia and Viareggio

Viareggio beachVersilia is a part of Tuscany in the north-western province of Lucca, and is named after the Versilia river. Versilia is known for fashionable Riviera resorts, it consists of numerous clubs that are frequented by local celebrities. But probably the most important characteristic is the best Tuscan beaches.

Best Tuscan beaches. Province of Livorno

best tuscan beaches livornoThe seaside along the province of Livorno very often is called as an „Etruscan Coast”. It is one of the most interesting seaside areas in Tuscany. There are many traces of Etruscan heritage, transparent sea, ancient villages located on hills, natural parks, one of the world’s most famous wines and delicious seafood cuisine. The province of Livorno includes some of the most famous and best Tuscan beaches.

Blue Flag beaches in Tuscany 2015

Blue Flag beaches in TuscanyEach year the international Foundation for Environmental Education (FEE) announces Blue Flag beaches around the world. The prestigious eco label for cleanliness and sustainability ensures water and environmental quality of coastal resorts. This year 18 best Tuscan beaches are marked with the Blue Flag label. Discover  Blue Flag beaches in Tuscany 2015!

Best Tuscan beaches. Giglio Island

Best Tuscan Beaches Caldane (2)The biggest beaches of Giglio island are Campese, Cannelle, Arenella and Caldane. They are all free and reachable with a car except for Caldane, which can be reached on foot only (walk of approx. 1 km) or by boat. At all four beaches, umbrellas and lounge chairs are available for hire. Some enchanting smaller beaches and wonderful coves are accessible only by boat or on foot along the pathways.

Cinque Terre National Park

Cinque Terre National ParkCinque Terre (Italian: the Five Lands) – a place where not only those who like easy climbing in the mountains, but also those who love good seafood cuisine, wine, boat trips, walks around small towns, sun, swimming in the azure sea and a pink evening sky, will find what to do.

Tuscan coast: Maremma

IMG_8327In recent years, tourists come to Tuscany looking for nature and quiet beaches. Probably the best what can we offer our readers and clients is Tuscan coast and Maremma region. Why? Just keep reading! The Maremma is bordered by a transparent sea along its long and multicoloured coastline of sunny beaches and rocky cliffs. The clear water of the Maremma coast holds first place as the cleanest in Italy. The 160 km of splendid coastline offer endless possibilities for enjoyment. High cliffs alternate with small isolated coves. Long stretches of sandy beaches providing all comforts are protected by lush pine forests.

Tuscan beaches: free Mazzanta beach

Free Mazzanta beach (2)Mazzanta, one of the many beautiful Tuscan beaches, is a small part of the so called „Etruscan coast”. For many years Mazzanta is classified as a „Blu Flag“ beach for its clean marrine watters. Mazzanta is an ideal resort for very relaxing sea holidays in Tuscany. In this small village and its surroundings you can easily find all what you need: campings, rooms, apartments or villas for rent, sea food restaurants and pizzerias, museums, wine routes, horse riding, water sports, circus and small amusement park.

Best Beaches of Elba

One of the best beaches of Elba SansoneSansone beach. One of the best beaches of Elba Sansone beach consists of small white shingles and has a fantastic sea bed, typical of the northern side of the Island of Elba. The beach of Sansone is located after the beaches of Acquaviva and La Sorgente, and before the Enfola headland, along the road from Portoferraio. It is a white pebble beach that boasts crystal clear waters. It is quite popular and a perfect backdrop for photographs!