Talamone is a town in Tuscany
, central Italy
in the province of Grosseto
. It is easily reached from Via Aurelia, and is about 25 km from Grosseto and 10 km from Orbetello
. Each town offers historic and beautiful accommodations, vacation rentals, villa rentals and apartment rentals.
It is described as by far the most romantic town on Tuscany's Etruscan Riviera.
It is also the most historic places and villas on this stretch of coast. From Talamone one can enjoy wonderful views of the Tuscan Archipelago and taste fresh local fish.
The town maintains the look of a fishing village where you can enjoy freshly caught fish. The little harbour is nested in the natural gulf, surrounded by medieval walls
and dominated by the Rocca Aldobrandesca. The equipped port is a few miles from the main seaside accommodations, vacation rentals, condo rentals, villa rentals and apartment rentals of the archipelago and is the perfect departure point for boat trips to the islands.
The beaches of Talamone offer fun for all and are all part of the Natural Park of Uccellina
. Making it perfect for snorkeling, windsurfing, kite-surfing, scuba diving or simply enjoying a day on a sandy beach under the shade of pine woods facing crystal-clear waters. Not to be missed is the Rocca Aldobrandesca and the Orbetello Lagoon Aquarium.
The village is enclosed by a wall and is dominated by the massive fortress
built in the fifteenth century by the Sienese Republic guarding the gulf from invaders.
The village lies on a rocky promontory, which lies on the southern border of the Maremma
nature reserve, in a dominant position along the whole stretch of coast arriving at Mount Argentario. The surrounding area is characterized by typical Mediterranean scrub and long sandy beaches, lined by pine trees.
On the outskirts of Talamone is the southern entrance to the Maremma Natural Park, from where are found some spectacular nature trails.
The Tuscan coast offers a large number of villages, towns, cities and lodging, all with their peculiar history, scenic views, cultural heritage, and culinary tradition. The coast, the beaches and the accommodation, villa rental, vacation rental, condo rental and apartment rental options also change dramatically from place to place.
Make Talamone your base on the Etruscan Riviera
is a good choice because it so beautiful and so central. Enjoy some of the most captivating areas, accommodation, villa rental, apartment rental and vacation rental choices in Tuscany.