Marina di Pietrasanta
Marina di Pietrasanta is a beach resort of the Versilia
Riviera, a few km from Lido di Camaiore
. Tall shady pine trees are a feature of Marina which itself
is divided into 4 districts: Fiumetto, Tonfano, Motrone and Focette, all
of which are very popular offering the visitors everything from hotels and
night clubs to sports facilities.
The famous Villa della Versiliana is situated in a large
wood of mostly pine and ancient trees. During the summer, musical and
cultural events take place.
In Marina di Pietrasanta and the surrounding
area there are many recreational and sporting facilities which include an
18 hole golf course (to international standard), tennis clubs, football,
gyms, horse-riding, roller-blading, a rifle range, bike moped hire and a
modern 8 lane athletics track. Not forgetting the many attractions of sea
such as sailing, windsurfing, surfing and bodysurfing and also the mountains
where there are well-marked paths for walkers and pony trekkers.