Holiday on Elba Island in March: when spring is in bloom
- Published: 2 February 2015
- Category: Things to Do
Costa del Sole (“Coast of the Sun”) – Good weather and mild temperature: this is Elba Island on March. If you are like, you may swim in the sea for the first time of the year. Some of the most beautiful beaches of Costa del Sole are Fetovaia, Seccheto e Cavoli.
Monte Capanne – This the highest mountain of Elba Island. From the peak of Monte Capanne you may overlook the whole island. March is the best month for an excursion to Monte Capanne, when its slopes are covered with the buds of the spring flowers.
Elba Island on foot – It’s the Grande Traversata Elbana (“Great Elba Island trip”). Surely one of the most famous trekking paths if the island. It’s a 72 kilometers long trip from East to West, from Cavo to Pomonte. Throughout the trail there are several hotels and B&Bs. You have to be in good conditions to walk through Grande Traversata Elbana.
Sport – Trekking, windsurf, paragliding, running, bike, diving: Elba Island is a real sport paradise.
Towns – A holiday on Elba Island in March may be the occasion to visit its towns, such as:
- Portoferraio, the main town of the Island, with its story and nature;
- Capoliveri, with its beaches.
Image source: Flickr.com/photos/ginepro