Island of Elba
The Island of Elba is the largest of the Tuscan Archipelago, is located about 10 km from the coast of Livorno to which it’s connected by frequent ferry rides.
Elba is one of the most attractive tourist destinations in Tuscany because it unites crystal clear sea, pristine beaches, Mediterranean nature and gastronomy of excellence all in one place.
In summer, most tourists focuses on the beaches and bays of the Elba coast to enjoy the sun and the fresh air of the sea. Many of these are perfect for snorkeling and diving to discover the beautiful island waters and wrecks resting on its seabed. In summer the conditions are also ideal for sailing, to rent e boat or buy a trip you can rely on many nautical circles.
However, Elba is rich in fun opportunities all year long. Spring and autumn are perfect especially for cycling, hiking and mountain biking. The whole territory is crossed by paths and trails that allow you to explore the hilly hinterland or go up to the top of the highest mountains.