What could be better than sun, sea and sand? How about sole, mare e sabbia? Basically the same, but in Italy!
With gorgeous views and abundance of delicious Mediterranean food, Italy is ideal if you’re searching for the best beach holidays in Europe. Here are our top five locations for all the fun and gelato you could dream of…
1. Private beach close to Venice
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The private beach at Mediterraneo Campsite is on the Adriatic coast and offers stunning views, as well as the chance to learn how to windsurf. The parc is located just 10 km from Lido di Jesolo, a fantastic resort that’s packed with restaurants, bars and a brilliant beach.
2. Active beach holidays
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Just 15 miles up the road is the Waikiki Campsite, which also has its own private beach complete with pedalos so you can enjoy a leisurely sail along the coastline. For those who want more of an active holiday there is a volleyball court, as well a fully equipped fitness centre – ideal for keeping the summer body in shape.
3. Pompeii for a non-beach day
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Baia Domizia Campsite offers the perfect combination of history and beaches. Located just an hour’s drive from the historic town of Pompeii and with direct access to the dazzling Baia Domizia beach, there are a range of activities on and off the beach.
4. Through the pine forest to the beach
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It’s not just mainland Italy that offers the whole sun, sea and sand experience. Bella Sardinia Campsite is situated in the middle of a pine forest on the island of Sardinia, as well as having direct access to the beach. The parc offers horse riding, canoeing, tennis, archery and even a bouncy castle.
5. Under the Tuscan sun
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Park Albatros Campsite in Tuscany is perfect for those who love to swim, but hate having to choose between the beach and the pool. With five pools and a beach 1 km away, you can enjoy both!
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