Marina of Bibbona

Bibbona is also known for its gastronomy that is cuisine of land and sea, with strong flavors and full-bodied aromatic accents.
Perfumed and recommended for the delicacy of its nuances, the extra virgin olive oil is the protagonist in the Bibbona cuisine that you will also find in the tasting? Oliando? which is held during the Easter period in the historical center.

This tasty condiment is in fact an essential element to flavor raw dishes, dishes based on beef typical of these areas, tasty fish preparations, the typical local dish of? Pane Zuppo Bibbonese ? *, and the fragrant? Cecina - that you will not miss to taste.

Not to mention the famous Wine Route of the Etruscan Coast *, which extends from Montecatini Val di Cecina through Montescudaio, Guardistallo, Casale Marittimo, Bibbona, Bolgheri, Castagneto Carducci, Sassetta, Suvereto up to Campiglia Marittima and touches villages, parish churches , and cellars telling the story of a vocation, that of wine making, which has made this territory the cradle of special wines.

Among the most famous labels that have won the Denomination of Controlled Origin, in addition to the Terratico di Bibbona, there are the Montescudaio, the Bolgheri and the Val di Cornia, wines renowned and appreciated throughout the country and abroad.

Diamond tips of the DOC wine production in the area, Sassicaia and Ornellaia.

Also for wine we find the review dedicated to the tasting of white and red wines called? Convivia? born in 2001 which is held in August. During the festival it is possible to visit the medieval cellars in the historical center. To give an idea of ​​the size of the event, in 2007, by way of example, there were about 90 producers, 150 labels that could be admired and about thirty gastronomic producers. Concerts and shows complete the event where admission is free and tastings are available for a fee.

IS? It is important to remember the strategic position of Marina di Bibbona, which offers the possibility to reach the most interesting towns of Tuscany with connections lasting less than one hour.

In this regard we mention the characteristic Bolgheri, crossed by an avenue of cypresses; the literary Castagneto Carducci; Baratti and Populonia, famous one for the walks overlooking the homonymous gulf and the other for the archaeological finds found later in the excavations and belonging to the Etruscan period.

We still point out the medieval towns of Suvereto and Sassetta, ideal destinations for lovers of architecture and good food with the famous Wild Boar Festival.

Just 20 km from the center, do not visit the enchanting Castiglioncello, a destination for worldly tourism, with its boutiques, its promenade along the sea and the shady pine forest where you can relax after a day at sea.