Find 20 best beaches in Italy. Discover coves in Sardinia. Explore Tuscan bays. Bask in Sicilian sun traps. See historic sands near Rome. Indulge in northern Italian lidos. The information in this article is taken from The Rough Guide to Italy your essential guide for visiting Italy.
Elba has five main beaches. They're busy in summer. Forno's the exception.
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Visit Levanto in Liguria.
Book Aparthotel Miramare. It's minutes from Levanto beach.
Cefalù's a lively resort. But it's pleasant.
Best beaches in Italy for swimming? See Elba.
Stay on the beach. Book Acquaviva Village Camping near Portoferraio.
Positano is expensive. The beaches are beautiful.
Hang out on Fornillo. Stay at Hotel Pupetto right on the beach.
Too pretty to be true. That's Tonnara di Scopello.
Indulge yourself. Book Hotel La Tavernetta in Scopello.
La Guardia's west coast on Elba.
Visiting Elba? Take a walking tour of Portoferraio with local guides.
Alternative to main Elba beaches.
Stay beachfront. Think about Hotel Barsalini in Sant'Andrea.
Explore San Domino. The greenest Tremiti Island.
Take an island break. Stay at Hotel Kyrie Isole Tremiti on San Domino.
Want to explore. Stay at Maria Vittoria on Brindisi waterfront.
Explore the Aeolian Islands. Take a boat tour round Salina and Lipari.
Maratea offers first rate beaches.
Discover more of Maratea. Visit Mount Biago on a private tour.
Find Mazarro close to Taormina.
Stay by the beach. Book Hotel Villino Galodoro in Taormina.
Explore Riserva Naturale de Vindicare.
Explore historic Noto. Book Ostello della Gioventù in the old town.
Head south east in Sardinia.
Hang out by the beach. Stay at Hotel Nettuno in Cala Gonone.
Pick of Alghero town beaches in Sardinia.
Intrigued by Alghero? Stay at Alghero Roof Garden in town.
Historic beaches close to Rome.
Get to know Anzio. Stay at Daniela House 4 close to the beach.
Explore best beaches in northern Italy.
Feel the lido vibe. Book Residence Rivaverde in Marina di Ravenna.
La Pelosa is Sardinia's best beach.
Enjoy the views. Stay at Hotel La Pelosetta by the beach.
Vasto is all about its beach.
Walk to the beach. Book Il Giardino Nascosto in Vasto.
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