Val di Cornia, our territory
Discover the Beauty of Val di Cornia
Val di Cornia is a stunning region that is worth mentioning when it comes to holidays in Tuscany. While Florence, Lucca, Pisa, Chianti hills, Versilia beaches, and Tuscan Archipelago islands are famous tourist spots in Tuscany, Val di Cornia has a special blend of coastal and inland attractions that are unique.
Explore the Borghi of Val di Cornia
Discover the charming villages of Campiglia Marittima, Suvereto, Sassetta and Castagneto Carducci, or immerse yourself in history by visiting the Parks of Val di Cornia. The Park of the San Silvestro Archaeo-mining heritage takes you on a journey from the Middle Ages to the roots of the area’s mining history, visit to the Archaeological Park of Baratti transports you back to the time of the Etruscans. You can also combine an afternoon at the beach with a visit to one of these parks, as the Val di Cornia offers stunning beaches along the Gulf. Before leaving, don’t forget to take in the breathtaking view from Populonia, an ancient Etruscan city.
Enjoy Beach and Sports Holidays
Sun lovers will have plenty of choice among the numerous beaches of Rimigliano Park or Sterpaia Park, while active holidaymakers can enjoy a variety of excursions, accompanied by expert guides if necessary. Don’t overlook the beauty of Piombino – many people only know this city as the departure point for Elba Island, instead is a place worth exploring, with a rich history and natural beauty to discover. From Salivoli, you should head to Punta Falcone Park, a stunning natural reserve with breathtaking sea views, an astronomical observatory, and a military battery from World War I. From there, you can continue along the coast on trekking, mountain-biking, or running paths, taking in the sights of Calamoresca, Spiaggia Lunga, Fossa alle Canne, and Buca delle Fate beaches until you reach the area of Populonia.
Gastronomy and Relaxation
Food and wine lovers will understand why the roads of Bolgheri attract tourists from all over the world, and those who want to relax can indulge themselves in facilities such as the Sassetta and Calidario thermal baths, where well-being is the top priority. The mild climate and ease of travel between centres and to the cities of art complete the picture – a holiday in Val di Cornia is the perfect way to make the most of your time off!
If you’re planning a sports holiday in Val di Cornia, don’t hesitate to contact us!