Il mare di Piombino

Piombino: clear seas and accessible beaches

The crystalline sea for everyone

Visitors to the Piombino area will delight in its fine-sand beaches dotted with numerous beach resorts. Its pinewood costal area is well-known for its entertainment, bars and restaurants. The Golf of Follonica’s coast is part of the Municipality of Piombino, thus, it can be easily reached by car, camper, bus or motorbike from nearby towns like Riotorto, Venturina and Campiglia M. Suvereto. During the summer, a convenient local bus serves the beach side.

Access
Perelli 1 - Perelli 2 - Carlappiano - Sterpaia - Mortelliccio - Il Pino - Carbonifera - Torre Mozza

Quagliodromo
Handicap access
This area, linked to the ancient Pontedoro beach, is accessible to the physically challenged. It has interesting traditional ‘retoni’ or fishnets, cast along the Cornia River that originates on the left side of the beach. Here, you’ll find a small resort and bar. It can be reached by car or motorbike via an unpaved road coming off the geodetic base. Along the urban coast, you’ll find numerous small beaches like "Sotto Bernardini" and "Piazza Bovio".

Calamoresca
This mixed sand and pebble beach stretches along a small bay that breaks up a long, high coastline characterized by Mediterranean vegetation. It is accessible to the physically challenged and is very popular among young people during the week. About a 3-km drive from the down-town area, visitors can park in the area overlooking the beach and take a five-minute trek to the shore. Public buses serve the area from Piombino (lines 3 and 2a). The beach hosts a small resort, bar and restaurant. Open in winter.

Rimigliano Coastal Park
Physically challenged visitors can enter the park through entrance n. 8 (Restaurant, bar and inn ‘Podere Tuscana) and through entrance n. 10 (Pizzeria and Gelateria ‘Al Tramento) and next to entrance n. 4 (bar- ‘Lago Verde’). Visitors can make reference to posted signs when visiting the park’s protected area.
For more information call: 0565 226445 or 261142.

Poggio Neri Forest Park
In order to make its wonderful natural resources available to all visitors, the park has opened a trail that’s accessible to the physically challenged. It stretches for a total of 500 meters throughout a territory characterized by Mediterranean vegetation. Meeting point: "Bufalaio" (approx. 1.5 km from Sassetta along the Sassetta-Suvereto Provincial Road).