Livorno holidays 2019 / 2020
Livorno is Tuscany’s second-largest city, located on the beautiful Tyrrhenian coastline and boasting captivating hustle and bustle that is synonymous with a traditional Italian port town. Throughout your Livorno holidays you’ll discover a combination of authentic ‘grit’, cultural landmarks and coastal beauty, all contributing to a mesmerising escape on the Tuscan coast.
However you choose to spend your holidays in Livorno, you’ll find yourself rapidly falling in love with the quintessential ideals of the city, found in its heritage trade, wonderful seafood and atmospheric streets and markets. A trip to Livorno is a step back in time to the Italy of old, and while not visiting tales of ancient Rome, this bygone era is one that is immediately relatable.
Churches, Coastal Beauty and Seafood
There is rich culture to be discovered throughout holidays to Livorno, and while ancient ruins and archaeological sites aren’t on the agenda, you’ll encounter a number of wonderful architectural feats, charming churches and engaging museums in the city. Check out the Sanctuario di Montenero church and the pretty and historical ‘Mini Venice’, characterised by snaking canals and old buildings.
Indulge in the treasures of the coast in a number of ways during your stay in Livorno. Head down to the beautiful Terrazza Mascagni to admire views of the sea, and visit the Scogli Piatti which will present a picturesque and colourful cove to visitors. Munch on some of the finest seafood in Tuscany and indulge further in one of the city’s famed spas. You’ll find a number of great daytrip options too during you time in the area, including trips to the iconic city of Pisa and the mesmerising city of Florence.