Sea, mountains, hills, endless sandy beaches and rich Mediterranean vegetation are the typical features of this wide-ranging territory of undisputed charm since ever synonym for entertainment, tourism and light-heartedness, but also for culture, nature and social life.
Lying along the coast of Tuscany in the Province of Lucca, the Versilia is one of the most fascinating places of the whole region.
A unique territory that includes the seven municipalities of Viareggio, Pietrasanta, Camaiore, Forte dei Marmi, Massarosa, Stazzema and Seravezza, and that offers several environmental aspects, significant architectural and artistic treasures, evidence of an eventful past.
In summer and winter, thanks to a mild climate, Versilia allows visitors to make numerous visits and tours: in the lush hinterland with the Apuan Alps and natural parks, suitable for hiking and mountain biking and in the summer period, endless beaches are well equipped to relax on the seaside.
The flat strip of land immediately behind the villages on the coast offers the possibility of relaxing walks in the pine forest or hiking and cycling along easy paths, but rewarding in terms of landscape and culture. The hinterland of Versilia reveals fascinating medieval churches, picturesque villages, archaeological sites and ruins, all set in the extraordinary landscape of various protected natural areas.
Versilia is interesting by day and night offering fun, shows and entertainment, typical of a place famous for summer parties and and amusement in the seaside resorts, with clubs and also different opportunities to relax. A wide panorama of events ranging from the famous Carnival of Viareggio, summer festivals, shows and concerts at the Citadel, the Puccini Opera Season, renowned art exhibitions, such as folkloristic and traditional Christmas happenings full of lights and colors are expecting you in Versilia!
Tourist Information in Versilia.
In one of the most romantic days of the year, the restaurant of hotel Esplanade in Viareggio has prepared a menu and a special atmosphere for couples in love, in perfect harmony with Saint Valentine's feast.