• Nearest Beach: Marina di Castagneto 6km

  • Nearest Town: Castagneto Carducci 1.6km

  • Nearby Towns:

    • Cecina: 24km
    • Populonia: 29km
    • Volterra: 51km
    • Pisa: 76km
    • San Gimignano: 86km
    • Siena: 89km

Sightseeing

The charming medieval village of Castagneto Carducci is close to the parc, where a stroll to Piazzale Belvedere will afford you uninterrupted panoramic views of the stunning countryside. Take a trip to Bibbona, with its choice of archeological and historical sites. Make sure you take the time to travel further out to visit the famous leaning tower at Pisa, as well as its many other attractions, including a number of different museums.

Days Out

waterpark

Aqua Village Cecina

Cavallino Matto is the largest amusement park in Tuscany, which has lots of rides, most suitable for children, some for the brave thrill seekers. If you like water play then Aqua Village Cecina has a good number of slides, pools and attractions.

Leaning tower of Pisa

Pisa

If you want to see some of Italy’s most famous sites then Pisa, Siena and Florence are all easily accessible from here.

Castagnetto Carducci

Castagneto Caducco

Castagneto Caducco is a medieval hilltop town with lots of historical sites in the local area. Being up on the hilltop means you can see for miles, especially from Piazzale Belvedere.

Pistoia zoo

Pistoia Zoo

There are over 600 animals from around the globe including flamingos, llamas, camels, tigers, elephants, hippos and bears housed here. There is also an area where children can touch the animals such as goats and rabbits.

Pinocchio park

Pinocchio Park

About an hour and a half’s drive away you will find Pinocchio Park. The park is set in Collodi, the childhood home of the story’s author. Stroll along the paths and experience a living story amid unspoilt pearls of nature, blended with beautiful art.

Eutruscan wine trail

Etruscan Wine Trail

Castagneto is a great place to simply take a stroll and enjoy a delicious gelato. Or if you would rather a glass of vino then you are well placed to enjoy the Etruscan wine trail.

Populonia

Baratti and Populonia

The archaeological park of Baratti and Populonia is close by, as is the town of Bibbona which has lots of archaeological and historical sites.

Events in the Region

Events, Pasqua bibbonese

Pasqua bibbonese

Easter is a big event in Bibbona and festivities include the ‘Palio delle Botti’ (rolling barrels through the streets), a scared representation of Jesus Christ’s procession and the ‘Cedar festival’ where there are lots of local crafts and foods on display.

Off Parc Activities

‘Le Pianacce’ offers a free shuttle bus to the local beach, 5 km away. The Etruscan coast is great for watersports, particularly windsurfing and surfing.

The following activities are available off parc:

Sports Information

Scuba Diving

23 km from site

Windsurfing

20 km from site

Pedalos

7 km from site