The Island of Elba is a perfect destination for those who love riding a bicycle, thanks to its windy and therefore not sultry climate. Many are the slopes to cope with and trails to choose.Everyone can manage to circumnavigate this Island! Click on here for details!
Capoliveri:: An ancient castle fortified by the Pisans in the XII century is located on a hill in a strategic position. The historical centre is typical and very lively in the summer when the craft shops, wine bars, meeting and resting places make it one of the countries with the most intense nightlife. The town of Capoliveri covers 39,51 square kilometers and has got just 3.000 inhabitants, above all concentrated in the inhabited area, which, only in these last periods of ten years, has seen the growth of new districts, outside the ancient city walls. All gathered on the top of an isolated ridge , the town began as a fortress in the Etruscan - Roman era, in a strategic location from which it was possible to control the southern and western sea and, from some higher places, one could see the northern sea and the same Portoferraio, the ancient Roman Fabricia.
PLACES OF HISTORICAL AND CULTURAL INTEREST The Sanctuary of Madonna delle Grazie (Our Lady of the Graces) Forte Focardo The apse of S.Michele (Michael)'s Chapel(old cemetery) The Church of S.Gaetano