ELBA ISLAND: WHAT TO DO AND WHAT TO SEE

Sea sport and adventures

UTOPIA SAILING SCHOOL in Cavo
For CHILDREN (min 8 years old) and ADULTS. Starting from €250. Paola +39.02.2834.09.25

VINTAGE SAILING BOAT EXCURSIONS
Sailing from San Bennato Beach (800m from the campsite), including Skipper and lunch

RIO SERVICE
Massimo +39 335.54.44.507
€450,00 ALL INCLUSIVE (boat, skipper, lunch) Max 9 participants.
Sailing, sunbathing, swimming in secluded coves only accessible by boat, learning about sailing, enjoying a plate of spaghetti on board, playing at being the Captain of a vintage sailing boat.

SNORKELLING IN CAVO AND RIO MARINA
WITH INSTRUCTORS, BEGINNERS WELCOME. From 8 am to 5 pm, every day.

BOAT EXCURSIONS
Choose one of the suggested itineraries or make up your own one:
– CAVO BAY see the Isolotto dei Topi islet, swim in the Grotta dei Mangani cave, end in Frugoso beach;
– THE THREE ISLETS: Cerboli, Palmaiola (the one with the lighthouse) and Isolotto dei Topi;
– THE COAST AROUND CAPOLIVERI HEADLAND.

BOOKINGS
RIO DIVING Beppe +39.335.57.09.947

DINGHIES AND WATER SCOOTERS HIRE
SAN BENNATO BEACH (800 m from the campsite)
CAVO RENT – LORENZO +39.380.77.59.760

KAYAK EXCURSIONS
CANOES AND KAYAK HIRE from CAVO bathing establishments. Admiring Elba from the sea. Guided excursions with equipment and instructors from Capo Enfola (30km):
Il Viottolo – Vittorio +39.329.73.67.100

MONTE CAPANNE

THE MOST SCENIC POINT IN ELBA – MARCIANA ALTA (46 km)

From 10.00 am to 1.00 pm and from 2.20 pm to 5.00 pm

Phone +39.0565.90.10.20

Price:
Cable car return ticket €18, one way €12.

PIANOSA

Departure from Marina di Campo (39 km) at 10.15 (arrival in PIANOSA at 11.00 am)
Return leaving Pianosa at 5.00 pm (arrival in MARINA DI CAMPO at 5.45 pm)

Phone +39.0565.97.60.22

Price:
Adults: € 23,60; CHILDREN: 4-12 YEARS OLD €11,80.
Plus Tourist Tax

VILLA DI NAPOLEONE

A SAN MARTINO (5 km FROM Portoferraio)
Phone +39.0565.91.46.88

Monday to Friday 8.30 am – 7.00 pm (last entry 6.00 pm)

CLOSED MONDAY and 1st MAY
Week ends 8.30 am -1.00 pm (last entry 12.00)

Price:
Tickets € 5.00 FREE 1st SUNDAY OF THE MONTH

History and Culture of the East Side

GINEVRO AND CALAMITA MINES IN CAPOLIVERI

OPEN CAST QUARRIES AND UNDERGROUND TRAILS

In the Ginevro mines you can explore 2 underground trails. Bring comfortable shoes and a long sleeve top. Underground tunnels temperature 18/20 C°.

6 metres bsl € 16, concession € 11
24 metres bsl € 22, concession € 17 (dai 12 anni)

BOOKING Loriana +39.393.9059583

MUSEO ARCHEOLOGICO, LAVATOI PUBBLICI, CASA DEL PARCO RIO ELBA (11 km)

Lavatoi pubblici e Canali, la Casa del Parco e Museo archeologico aperti da aprile nei week end e sempre in estate.

Valentina +39.349.37.54.611
Ingresso Museo per famiglie e gruppi ridotto a € 3,00 a persona. I bambini al di sotto dei 6 anni non pagano.

Visita guidata, su prenotazione, € 5,00 a persona anche con attività specifiche per i bambini.

Caccia al tesoro nascosto del Museo (5 – 11 anni) serve una squadra minimo di 6-7 bambini, altrimenti non si divertono!

Laboratorio sui minerali dove i bambini imparano a lavare il minerale e “creare” un piccolo oggetto con il minerale: un portachiavi, una collana, o un acchiappasogni.

Disegna il tuo Museo!
Dopo una visita speciale per i bambini (dai 3 anni), si chiede loro di disegnare gli oggetti che più li hanno colpiti o di disegnare il Museo come lo vedono o come lo vorrebbero.