The Best Beaches for Families in Tuscany

Castiglione della Pescaia Tuscany

Summer holidays are approaching! You should start planning your holiday on the coast! and Tuscany boasts some of the most beautiful beaches in Italy, as well as some of the best beaches for families, spread over a scenic and often unspoiled coastline with clear waters and stunning panorama.

Let’s see which are the best family beaches in Tuscany. The following beaches are suitable and recommended if you have small kids, as they are wide, characterized by fine sand without pebbles, gravel or rocks that can be dangerous for the little ones. Near them are bars, restaurants, and kiosks where to go after the bath to get an ice cream or have some fun. All are fully equipped with umbrellas, mini club, play areas, and all necessary bathing facilities.

Last but not least, the following shores has low sea bottoms and are watched by lifeguards.


The best Coast destinations for Families with Children

  • Viareggio, north of Tuscany in the beautiful province of Lucca, is specially conceived to entertain the little ones and their parents alike. Bathing establishments are equipped with anything you may require, and the place is full of playgrounds, green areas, as well as bars, restaurants, and shops.


  • Forte dei Marmi, a symbol of holidays in the north of Tuscany, is extremely welcoming with its many seaside establishments, here is the “Beach of children”, where kids, boys, and girls can play many sports such as swimming, surfing, volleyball, canoeing, football, scuba diving, table tennis and even hiking.


  • Castiglione della Pescaia, enchanting seaside destination in the southern coast of Tuscany, enjoys a long, wide sandy beach, that has all to enjoy small children as well as adults. Behind the beach is a verdant Mediterranean brush, that lends itself to great walks and relaxation.


  • Marina di Grosseto is a favorite with families, and not only for the quality of the water, that is particularly clean, but also for the pine forest with bicycle paths and equipped areas, not to mention the wonderful promenade. Amusement parks are not missing as well, so it’s really great for children.


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