Hotel Giardino

Hotel Giardino Loc. Lacona, Capoliveri    Tel.: 0565.964059

Island of Elba

Elba is the third largest Italian island and the largest in the Tuscan Archipelago. The island, Situated at 10 kilometres from the mainland, can be accessed by ferry or hydrofoil in one hour of navigation.

The island has a population of 35.000 divided into eight different towns, 12.000 alone residing at Portoferraio.

Besides the fact that her perimeter measures only 147 kilometres, Elba is capable of offering a mild climate and a multitude of diverse landscapes and scenery: romantic fishing villages, small towns on rocky hill-tops, ancient castles, green valleys and enchanting bays combined with sandy beaches.

Only minutes away from the steep cliffs that plunge into the crystal clear sea, the granite mountain, Monte Capanne rises to 1019 metres of altitude.

The ever present evidence of history and culture, combined with an extraordinary wealth of natural beauty, make this magical island unique.