For the second year in a row, the Grosseto Municipality is awarded 3 “Bike-Smiles” and the Yellow Flag reserved to the Bike–Friendly cities participating in the “ComuniCiclabili” network by FIAB Onlus; an initiative to support the use of bikes and the choice for green...Read more..
The Duna di Feniglia Nature Reserve is a state protected natural area established in 1971.The Feniglia is a tombolo or a strip of sand between the hill of Ansedonia to the east and Monte Argentario to the west. It is about 6 km long and covers a total area of 474 hectares. From Orbetello, the...Read more..
The Tombolo della Giannella is a strip of land about 6 km long and an average width of just over 300 meters, which goes from Monte Argentario to the mouth of the river Albegna. It is located in the municipality of Orbetello for all its extension and is washed by the Tyrrhenian Sea to the north west...Read more..
CATHEDRAL OF ORBETELLODedicated to Santa Maria Assunta, the Cathedral is the main church of Orbetello, perhaps built on the ruins of an Etruscan-Roman temple and renovated in 1375 in Gothic-Tuscan style. The church is preceded by a short staircase that overlooks Piazza della Repubblica. The facade...Read more..
The Orbetello Lagoon, since 1916, was considered a favorable field for aviation. The Idroscalo is located in the same area as the ancient "Glacis" which, at the time of the Spanish fortifications, was an entrenched field. Designed by the architect Pier Luigi Nervi, in a few years it was transformed...Read more..