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MILITARY ARCHITECTURE OF ORBETELLO

ORBETELLO WALLSOf Etruscan origin (probably dating back to the 5th century B.C.), they were first enlarged and restored in the Middle Ages and then in the late 16th century. They are still in a good state of preservation along Via Mura di Levante.THE DOORS OF ORBETELLOWhen we talk about the gates...

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CIVIL ARCHITECTURE OF ORBETELLO

Palazzo del Podestà, located in the central Piazza Eroe dei Due Mondi is surmounted by the Clock Tower;Ancient Barracks Umberto I, formerly a Religious Institute, which hosted for a period of time the precious pediment of Talamone. This building is the centre of culture and often hosts...

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the State of the Presidia

The "State of the Presidia" was called a nucleus of territory of small size but of great military importance, created by the will of the King of Spain Philip II with territories previously belonging to the Republic of Siena after the annexation of the latter by the Grand Duchy of Tuscany in 1557....

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THE LAGOON OF ORBETELLO

The extension of the Orbetello Lagoon is about 27 Km/q. the average depth is about 1 meter, the maximum does not exceed 2 m.It is separated from the sea to the west and east by two strips of land about 6 km long (the sandy Tomboli of Giannella to NW and Feniglia to SE) and west by the promontory of...

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Porto Ercole

Vi innamorerete di questa piccola bomboniera incastonata nella parte meridionale del promontorio, adagiato sulla riva di un mare ancora incontaminato e vergine.Informazioni utili Nome del porto: Porto Ercole Coordinate: longitudine : 11°13’,00 E latitudine : 42°24’,00 N Fuso orario: GMT +1...

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Porto Santo Stefano

Un piccolo angolo di paradiso nel cuore del Mar Tirreno. Lasciatevi sorprendere dai suoi paesaggi mozzafiato, i suoi colori e i suoi sapori incontaminati e freschi. Il suo porto attrezzato e la sua posizione vi accoglieranno in ogni momento e vi sapranno proteggere dallo scirocco. Informazioni...

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