Viareggio and Tuscany


VILLA TINA is located along the sea front, in the most elegant part of Viareggio, in front of the renown promenade which has many elegant shops to choose from. The promenade extends itself until the port where one can always admire the beautiful yatchs which are built in the boat yards.

Opposite the Hotel the is the renown Viareggio beach, with bathing establishments where one can find all comforts, some of which we have agreements with the Hotel

A few feet away from the Hotel there are the typical pine woods, equipped for children and offer the possibility of renting bicycles, playing minigolf, tennis, roller blading, having a ride on a pony, or on the rides and trains, having a drink at one of the bars or a bite to eat at the restaurants or simply have a nice walk.

The Hotel has an agreement with the bicycle rentals and there is a 15 km cycling path until Forte dei Marmi.

Tipical products

You can buy the IGT Toscana white and red wine that Valentina herself produces exclusively with grapes grown in the vineyards on the estate in Bagni di Lucca. Versilia has a culinary tradition linked to the sea. The fish is offered in the most varied preparations. While the cuisine of Lucca is simple, soups, soups, bread and oil, white and red wines from the hills of Lucca and Montecarlo, spelt, chestnuts, neccio and maize flour, pecorino cheese, biroldo, mushrooms among including the famous Porcino della Garfagnana.


It's one of the major art cities of Italy, enclosed in a perimeter of 4 km of sixteenth century walls, inside the historic center has preserved the characteristics of many years ago with its narrow streets, squares overlooked by Ranaissance buildings. Dubbed the 'city of 100 churches', because of the presence of numerous churches. It is just 30 km far away from Viareggio, it is easy to reach by car in 35 minutes and by train in 40 minutes – frequent departures.

Apuan Alps

Antique charms which continue to tell a story through the landscapes: rocky and steep ridges, undulating wood areas and surprising erosion such as the great natural park of Monte Forato or the Marmitte dei Giganti. The Apuan Alps, the marble Alps, are known throughout the world for their quarries, where Michelangelo himself used to choose the materials for his masterpieces.


The artistic heritage of the city is one of the vastest in the world, the famous museums (Uffizi, the Pitti ...); academies; gardens; religious monuments such as the Duomo topped by Brunelleschi's dome and Giotto's bell tower, houses a Michelangelo “pietà” . The architecture is expressed by great examples such as Palazzo Vecchio, Palazzo Pitti and Ponte Vecchio. It is 100 km far away from Viareggio, it is easy to reach by car in 1 hour and half or by train in 1 hour and 50 minutes.

S. Gimignano

Fairytale town, in the province of Siena, characteristic for the Vernaccia wine (excellent white wine DOCG) and for about fifteen medieval towers that still stand. It is 110km far away from Viareggio.

Bagni di Lucca

Val di Lima, home to a number of hot springs with water that features sulfate, bicarbonate and calcium, it flows at 54° which is recommended for the treatment of obesity, respiratory diseases and skin problems. It was a popular place to meet amongst the nobility and diplomats from all over Europe, and is still appreciated today by many tourists which enjoy spending their holiday amongst wellness, culture and relaxation. The former Casino, Chapel Demidoff, villas and churches are a must see. Tenuta La Fratta rents apartments with a swimming pool. It is 55 km far away from Viareggio, just 1 hour by car.


Weekly open air market on the Promenade every Thursday morning from 8:00 a.m. Until 13:00 p.m. in front of the Hotel and in the city center. Forte dei Marmi market every Wednesday and Sunday morning from 8:00 a.m. Until 13:00 p.m., 10 km from the Hotel. Marina di Pietrasanta market every Saturday morning from 8:00 a.m. Until 13:00. 6 km from the Hotel


Famous in all the world for its history and for its monuments. Piazza dei Miracoli is one of the major concentrations of Romanic architecture with the S. Maria Maggiore Cathedral, the Tower of Pisa, the Baptisery, the Cemestry. It is 27 km far away from Viareggio, and it is easy to reach by car just in 30 minutes, by train 40 minutes – frequent departures and by bus 1 hour – the stop is close to the hotel.


Antique medieval city, it can be considered the capital city of Versilia for its history and for the craftsmanship of Marble. City with a strong tourist vocation, its marina is a popular seaside resort and its montains a fascinating destination. The beauty of the historic center fits perfectly with the artisan workshops of marble, with the famous bronze foundries and laboraories where they create artistic mosaics appreciated all over the world. It is 10 km far away from Viareggio, it is easy to reach by car in 15 minutes or by train in 20 minutes.

Torre del Lago Puccini

5km away – Interesting the visit to the Museum Villa Puccini, which still has the original furniture in it as well as the piano that first played the sublime harmonies, the environment transformed into a chapel that houses the remains, create a priceless atmosphere for lovers of the master. It is 10 km far away from Viareggio.


one of the most beautiful cities in Italy, located in the center of Tuscany between the Chianti hills and the Maremma area, rich in history, art and culture. It is 170 km far away from Viareggio.

Museums in Viareggio

Museo GAMC
Galleria Comunale di Arte Moderna e Contemporanea Centro Matteucci 'Mostre di arte Moderna' Museo della Marineria Civici Musei di Villa Paolina

Villa Museum 'G. Puccini'. In the Villa in Torre del Lago, recently rennovated, where Giacomo Puccini lived from 1899 until 1921 and wrote many of his masterpieces, there is a collection of memories and relics of the artist. In the chapel of the villa there are the graves of Puccini and his relatives.


Carrara marble is a type of marble from the quarries of the Apuan Alps in the territory of Carrara, universally known as one of the most precious marbles. The superb and fascinating vision of the large hollows, the white cast of the quarry, the titanic work of man, leave an indelible memory in visitors. Guided tours offer an opportunity to visit the marble caves. The tour last 40 minutes. It is 35km far away from Viareggio, around 40 minutes by car and around 45 minutes by train.


Charming medieval town of Pescia, can be visited on foot along narrow streets that lead to the Rocca and the Church of St. Bartholomew, and is home of the famous Pinocchio Park. It is 50 km far away from Viareggio, around 50 minutes bay car.


Versilia offer many opportunities to do shopping: the Promenade along the seafront, with many shops open also during the week end and after dinner during the months of July and August: MassimoRebecchi, Guess, Sisley, Benetton, Intimissimi, LiuJo, Barbery, Fiacchini, Calzedonia, Max &Co, Patrizia Pepe, Castellani, Lacoste, etc. . Forte dei Marmi has a variety of Boutiques such as Gucci, Prada, Cavalli, Cruciani, Dolce e Gabbana, Ermanno Scervino, Coveri, Malo, Patrizia Pepe, etc. . | Outlets: The Mall Firenze, Barberino Designer Outlets and Shoppin Brugnato 5 Terre.

Cinque Terre

The five medieval villages, Monterosso, Vernazza, Corniglia, Manarola and Riomaggiore are an architectural miracle balancing between the mountains and the sea. An unforgettable place, beautiful sea, blacks cliffs overlooking the sea, picturesque villages, good wine and good food. You can take the Viareggio-La-Spezia-Cinque Terre train line with a stop in all towns, or walk along the Via dell'Amore (the Love road) on the coast that connects all the villages,or by car or by boat from Viareggio and or from La Spezia.

The caves

The Apuan caves are open to tour visits, the Antro del Corchia is in high Versilia, it is 30 km far away from Viareggio and te Grotta del Vento is in the area of Vergemoli, it is 80km far away from Viareggio. The latter is one of the most complete caves in Europe. The paths are well beaten and they allow visitors to admire stalactites and stalagmites, lakes encrusted with crystals, drapes of alabaster and bizarre forms of erosion.


Jewel of Etruscan, Roman, Medieval and Renaissance art, it overlooks all the Cecina valley until the sea from a hill. The old village is reknown for its walls, palaces, churches and the famous Piazza dei Priori. It is 99km far away from Viareggio.


Here are the main Outlet in radius of 150 km for those who really want's up to make shopping:

McArthurGlen Barberino Outlet
Snc Via Meucci
50031 Barberino del Mugello (FI)
it is 109 km far away from Viareggio, around 1 hour and 10 minutes by car
Tuesday to Friday 10-20
Saturday and Sunday 10-21
Closed on Mondays in February, March, April, May, October and November.
Open on Mondays from 14 to 20 in January, June, July, August, September and December.
The center is closed on days 25 and December 26, January 1, Easter, May 1 and August 15.

Roberto Cavalli Factory Outlet
Via Volturno, 3 / 3
Phone 055-317754
it is 91 km far away from Viareggio, around 1 hour and 10 minutes by car
This is the first official outlet of the famous stylist nostrano, opened in July 2002 found only the articles of the first-line Roberto Cavalli, from the collection of the previous year. Clothing, handbags, accessories, clothing for men and women, all dedicated to the extraction and the ultra-fashion style that makes the heads of horses.
Main products
Clothing, bags, accessories, clothing fashion for men and women, wallets, belts, necklaces, bracelets
Actual killing of 50% compared to the boutique price.
Price outlets are carried out more promotions.
How to get there
Highway A1, exit Firenze Nord. Continue until the Sesto Fiorentino: the outlet is visible from the street.
Opening Hours
Monday-Saturday 10-19 (pm)

Outlet of Incisa in Val d'Arno (FI)
Via S. Maria Maddalena, 49
Tel 055-8331300
it is 131 km far away from Viareggio, around 1 hour and half by car
Shop of the famous designer brands, definitely trendy, which collects past collections of apparel, footwear and accessories. On two floors, offers many articles of the various collections of the two known designers.
Main products
Clothing, past collections, footwear, accessories
Product Type
Clothing, footwear accessories, front line stocks, samples, seconds
Indicative savings of 40-50%
How to get there
Highway A1, exit Incisa, turn right and follow the SS 69. Follow the directions on all'outlet.
Opening Hours
Monday-Saturday 9-19
Sunday 15-19

Loc Levanella - SS 69
it is 150 km far away from Viareggio, around 1 hour and 40 minutes by car
The Prada Outlet in Florence is one of the LARGEST in Tuscany you will find clothing and items, shoes and accessories all strictly signed Prada.
Main products
Clothing, footwear, accessories, pants, sweaters, clothing for men and women
Excellent brand / price and promotional offers
Opening Hours
Monday-Friday 10.30-20 (last entrance 19.30, pm)
Saturday 9.30-20 (last entrance 19.30, pm)
Sundays and holidays 10.30-20 (last entrance 19.30, pm)
Prada, Miu Miu, Church's, Car Shoe

Via Europa, 8
it is 132 km far away from Viareggio, around 1 hour and half by car
The Mall is located a 30 minutes drive from Florence, in the green Tuscan hills.
The center now houses the outlets of Alexander McQueen, Balenciaga, Bottega Veneta, Burberry, Emanuel Ungaro, Ermenegildo Zegna, Fendi, Giorgio Armani, Gucci, Hogan, I Pinco Pallino, La Perla, Loro Piana, Marni, Pucci, Salvatore Ferragamo, Sergio Rossi, Stella McCartney, Tod's, Valentino, Yohji Yamamoto, Yves Saint Laurent.All 's center is a comfortable coffee restaurant.
Main products
Clothing, footwear, leather goods, underwear, accessories, dresses, jackets, sweaters, dresses, skirts, trousers, jackets
Savings from 35% to 70%
How to get there
Highway A1 direction Firenze-Roma, exit Incisa. Continue towards Pontassieve up to Leccio.
Opening Hours
Monday-Sunday 10-19 (time continued)
Extra closures: 1 January, Easter Sunday, April 25, May 1, 25 & 26 December
Open 6 days in January, Easter Monday, 2 June, 1 November, 8 December, 24 December from 10 to 17, 31 December from 10 to 17

Foiano della Chiana (AR)
Location Farniole
Via Enzo Ferrari, 5
Tel 0575-649926
it is 194 km far away from Viareggio, around 2 hours by car
With the presence of more than 200 brands of clothing and accessories among the best in Italy offers a wide choice to its visitors: bags, underwear and shoes and clothing at the most affordable prices.
This city of fashion is structured as a real Tuscan village of fashion with squares, streets, porches, terraces, bridges and gates as all the old towns of Tuscany, all to recreate a historical center in order to make the shopping experience more enjoyable and involving.
Main products
Clothing man-woman-baby-baby, lingerie, homewares, giftware, bedding, shoes, cosmetics, herbal medicine, perfumery, jewelry, accessories, optics, leather goods, telephones, furniture complements. There are more than 200 brands of production.
Indicative savings from 30% to 70% and offers Promotional
How to get there
Highway A1, exit Valdichiana: follow the signs to Foiano della Chiana, arrived at the first roundabout turn left and continue for 500 m.
Opening Hours
Monday 14-20
Tuesday-Sunday 10-20

Via della Moda, 1
I - 15069 Serravalle Scrivia (AL)
it is 183 km far away from Viareggio, around 2 hours by car
At Serravalle shopping is an experience only!
A pair of high fashion shoes? A breathtaking intimate? A detail for the house?
Here you can find something truly exclusive, choosing from more than 200 of the best brands.
Main products
Clothing man-woman-baby-baby, lingerie, homewares, giftware, bedding, shoes, cosmetics, herbal medicine, perfumery, jewelry, accessories, optics, leather goods, telephones, furniture complements
Opening hours:
From Monday to Sunday: from 10 to 20.

Brugnato 5Terre Outlet Village
Via Nuova Antica Romana snc
Tel. 0187-894521
it is 67 km far away from Viareggio, around 46 minutes by car
Fashion free shuttle on monday and friday at 09.00 or 15.30 from Viareggio square Mazzini.Return at 13.30 or 19.30.
Orari di apertura
Orari di apertura: Tutti i giorni dalle ore 10.00 alle ore 20.00