Barbarossa beach

Barbarossa beach

Barbarossa beach Tourist information

Beautiful sandy and pebbly beach in the Municipality of Porto Azzurro

Features of Barbarossa beach:
Length: 150 meters - Average width: 20 m
Exposed to: the winds from East to Southwest - Sheltered to: the strong winds from West and Southwest
GS: 42.769327 - 10.406848
GMS Latitude: 42 ° 46'9.578''N - Longitude: 10 ° 24'24.651''E

Description of Barbarossa beach

Barbarossa is one of the most beautiful and popular beaches of the Municipality of Porto Azzurro, from which village it is about 2 km far by car and 1 km away by sea. Barbarossa has a sandy shore mixed with multicolored pebbles ranging from red to gray and brown.

The beach has both free access and beach clubs, offering rental services of umbrellas, sunbeds and paddle boats, as well as dressing cabins, shower and lifeguard.During summer a jellyfish protection is assembled to guarantee swimmers' piece of mind. Behind the beach you can find bars and restaurants as well as Campsites, Apartments for rent, Residences and Hotels.

Access to the beach of Barbarossa

You can reach Barbarossa along the road that from Porto Azzurro goes towards Rio nell'Elba and Rio Marina. Less than 1.5 km after a hillock near the cemetery, you need to turn right where a sign indicates the location and the beach of Barbarossa. Continue for about 400 meters until you are on the waterfront, where there are some parking spaces.

If you want to reach the beach on foot from Porto Azzurro, you can do so thanks to a path that runs along the coast, passing under the prison's walls. Walking along this beautiful scenic path you can reach the beach of Barbarossa in about 15 minutes.

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Amenities available on this beach

Apartments nearby Apartments nearby Bar Bar Boat rental Boat rental
Campsites nearby Campsites nearby Crowded in the season Crowded in the season Disabled Disabled
Equipped beach Equipped beach Free beach Free beach Hotels nearby Hotels nearby
Parking Parking Residence near Residence near Restaurants Restaurants
Snacks Snacks Snorkeling Snorkeling Suitable for Children Suitable for Children
Suited to Kayaking Suited to Kayaking Toilet Toilet Watersports Watersports

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