Campiglia Marittima is located in the center of the Val di Cornia, an area of outstanding natural beauty close between rolling hills and crystal clear sea. The village is documented by written sources since XI although the archaeological remains found in the municipal area have highlighted the existence of villages inhabited even prior to the Middle Ages. Between 1158 and 1406 Campiglia suffered the domain of the City of Pisa before you finish among the goals of the expansionist campaign of Florence. Once conquered by the Florentines to Campiglia fortress became an important outpost and remained so until the beginning of 1500. Then the village began to lose importance which also involved the military and economic degradation.
The country is rich in suggestive evidence of Etruscan, Roman and medieval. The old town is quaint with narrow streets, cobbled alleys, arches, courtyards, squares and stone houses: a special atmosphere that evokes the glorious past of this town.
In the territory of Campiglia meet many proposals for fun and relaxation for the whole family. There are a Roman fountain of thermal waters with healing properties, and countless paths or nature trails for hiking, mountain biking, cycling, horseback riding. In particular, it is interesting for young and old the Archaeological Park of San Silvestro, it is a protected area that includes different itineraries. You can also admire inside the medieval Mine penknife from which they extracted metals sulphides.
FARM HOLIDAYS CAMPIGLIA MARITTIMA
The "villa" The house dates back to before '900. When rebuilt, the old colonial house was enlarged. It is the centre of a farm of about 40 hectares where among other things, an excellent olive oil is produced. The villa is situated in the province o...
Distance from Campiglia Marittima: 2 miles (Campiglia Marittima)
APARTMENT CAMPIGLIA MARITTIMA
VILLA SABBIA D’ORO - An independent apartment immersed in the marvelous Tuscan countryside, set out on two floors, bright, spacious and elegantly furnished; at only 5 minutes from the sea and from the center of San Vincenzo.
Distance from Campiglia Marittima: 1 miles (San Vincenzo)
HOLIDAYS HOUSE CAMPIGLIA MARITTIMA
CASALE ACQUAVIVA offer a nice holiday; quiet to alternate moments of relax, culture and tradition, sports and gastronomy.
Distance from Campiglia Marittima: 4 miles (Campiglia Marittima)