Discover Elba and Capraia during your sailing holidays: Tuscany and its coast
First stop: Elba island. Sail around the island and relax: the only thing you have to think about is the next beach you want to see...
Cala Biodolafor example, in the gulf of Procchio has transparent water where you can swim for hours.
But Elba island also offers history and culture; Napoleonlived here for his 9-months exile: don’s miss a visit to his sumptuous mansion that dominates the gulf of Portoferraio.
Sailing holidays? Tuscany! Set sails and let yourself be carried by the light breeze until you reach Capraia: you will see Cala Rossa with its unique amphitheatre dominating a beautiful emerald green bay.
A traditional event in Capraia is the “Sagra del Totano” that takes place every year in November. Be ready to see and taste squids cooked in every possible way.
Besides Elba and Capraia, another interesting stop for those sailing towards Corsica is represented by Giglio and Giannutri. Here you can swim in quiet bays far away from the crowd. In Giannutri, a natural reserve, nature is very rich and you can meet lobsters, snappers and dolphins.