Castiglioncello is a great place to base yourself in Livorno as some of the city’s main attractions are within easy driving distance. Two attractions that should top every visitor’s to-do list is the fabulous Pasquini Castle and the ever-popular Quercetano Bay Beach. And if your schedule allows, be sure to visit the Pine Forest Public Park and Castello Sonnino.
Stop by some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make this region the special place it is. Visit some of the remarkable museums including the Galleria degli ex Voto.
Holiday makers visiting the Castiglioncello area will not want to miss out on the Mausoleo di Ciano. Relive Livorno’s colorful past at the Santuario di Montenero.
Stadio Armando Picchi is the perfect place cheer along with fellow lovers of soccer, and to see local legends, the A.S. Livorno Calcio, in action. On match days follow the procession of maroon and black, to the stadium, then after the full-time hooter blows, join local soccer lovers at a nearby pub, bar or cafe and relive the action over a friendly drink or two.
To make the most of this fascinating part of the world, think about making a reservation at one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. For a good night’s sleep check out the Hotel Rex, the Hotel Villa Margherita, and the Hotel La Vedetta Di Montenero.