4-star S Hotel Resort Castiglione della Pescaia Riva del Sole – Territory info
Choosing Castiglione della Pescaia as your destination means in fact enjoying the best in hospitality and accommodation: Riva del Sole is a 4-star S hotel and 3-star residence that also offers a wellness centre, three swimming pools, a restaurant and pizzeria, three bars (one of which by the sea), not counting the long private beach, where the safety of you and your children is a priority and is ensured by the presence of numerous equipped lifeguards.
In this section, Riva del Sole provides you with some info on Castiglione della Pescaia, to help you choose the best way to enjoy your days in Maremma according to your interests.
Castiglione della Pescaia: sea, nature and history
Castiglione della Pescaia is not only a popular tourist town in Tuscany situated in Maremma but is also a town of ancient origins: there are testimonies of the Upper Paleolithic and also of the Etruscan period (found near the village of Vetulonia) while along the Bruna riverbank – the area in which the village of Castiglione della Pescaia is located – Roman remains have been found, among which are the remnants of the Roman villa of Paduline.
The town of Castiglione extends both along the seafront and into the hills behind the coast, from which a magnificent castle can be seen dating from the tenth century which dominates the surrounding area. Sightseeing in Castiglione della Pescaia and its surroundings offers a wealth of choice: the medieval walls of the town, castles, fortresses and towers – such as the Castle of Colonna, Aldobrandesca fortress overlooking Buriano, Rocchette Fort, Lilli Tower, Hidalgo Tower, Cala Galera Tower – archaeological sites such as the archaeological area of Vetulonia, the necropolis of Val Berretta and the Roman villa of Paduline. There are also many old buildings, farms and civil buildings that are definitely worth a visit.
If you love nature, you will have the opportunity to visit the Nature Reserve of Diaccia Botrona, the Tombolo pine forest, Bandite di Scarlino, the Whale Sanctuary and many other green areas, pine forests, headlands and islands that will leave you breathless because of their beauty … in addition to the shoreline area of Riva del Sole, of course!
Why not choose Castiglione della Pescaia and SPA Resort Riva del Sole for your holidays with your children in Tuscany!