ART AND CULTURE
Pisa (48 km), Florence (98 km), Siena and Lucca (about 90 km).
In addition to the art cities, the the beautiful medieval villages of the Costa degli Etruschi must not be missed: Bolgheri (32 km) with its famous Viale dei Cipressi, Castagneto Carducci (39 km) and Suvereto (59 km).
Do not miss the excursions in the Livorno Hills, the woods of Sassetta and the Macchia della Magona–be- tween Bolgheri and Bibbona. e extraordinary path that crosses the Promontorio di Piombino overlooking the Mediterranean is just beyond the Etruscan ruins of the Acropolis And Populonia necropolis.
THE SEA AND THE BEACH
e vineyands and wine of this region deserve its own mention. ere are four DOC regions: Terratico di Bibbona, Montescudaio, Bolgheri and Val di Cornia. Another DOC zone is de ned by the Aleatico grape varierty found on the island of Elba–a precious icon of the island.
DISTANCE FROM MAIN AIRPORTS:
Firenze: 98 km
Roma: 294 km