One of the most exclusive and fashionable tourist destinations in the Versilia is Forte dei Marmi, boasting a boardwalk and high-end shops, not to mention its fair share of celebrities, from the world of sports to entertainment.
For those who love the tranquillity of the mountains, the towns of Seravezza and Stazzema offer the fresh air of the Apuan Alps and a little bit of peace just a few kilometers from the seaside hustle and bustle. Here in the Upper Versilia, you can find a lot of hiking trails for both beginners and expert trekkers. And if you like art, Pietrasanta, known as “little Athens,” is famous for its artistic and cultural scene. There is a long-standing tradition of marble working and several workshops, galleries and art exhibitions in the town. A lot of famous artists, like Botero and Mitoraj, have decided to make their home here, transforming the town into a haven for today’s creative minds.