La Costa dei Barbari

Viareggio Versilia

Part of the province of Lucca includes historically municipalities of Pietrasanta, which is the ancient capital and captaincy, Forte dei Marmi, Seravezza and Stazzema. These last two, because their territory is predominantly the hilly and mountainous area of the Alps, constitute the '' Alta Versilia ". The coast has a strong tourist characteristic with a huge golden beach and a bustling worldly activities. Here there are numerous night clubs and historical and trendy discos that overlook the sea.

The so-called "Historical Versilia" consists exclusively of four municipalities: from a geographical point of view the "Historical Versilia" runs from Cinquale ditch in the north to Motrone ditch to south and coincides with what was once the Captaincy of Pietrasanta. Tourism development has incorporated in Modern Versilia the neighboring communities Viareggio and Camaiore.

Viareggio gem of Versilia

Viareggio with its 64,000 inhabitants is part of the province of Lucca in Tuscany.
The city was born in the first half of the sixteenth century when it was the only window on the sea for the Republic of Lucca. In this period it dates the oldest building in town, the Tower Matilde, defensive fortification built by Viareggio in 1541 to counter the constant threat of raids by Barbary pirates. Viareggio is known not only as a seaside resort, for the Carnival, born in 1873, with its majestic papier-mâché floats that parade along the "Promenade". The official mask of the Carnival of Viareggio is Burlamacco, invented in 1930 by Uberto Bonetti. During the event, of great importance, there are also side neighborhood festivals that usually take place from Friday to Sunday. The city is an industrial and crafts center, especially in the field of shipbuilding, long known throughout the world. It is also known for fishing and floriculture.
From an artistic point of view, Viareggio is known for its eclectic architecture, Art Nouveau and Art Deco. In the hamlet Torre del Lago has lived the world famous composer Giacomo Puccini.

To Visit

His famous and endless promenade surrounded by Art Nouveau buildings, shops bars and restaurants.
The Lago Puccini, fantastic scenery of the festival which is held every year where are represented all the works of the composer from Lucca.
The Apuan Alps and the marble quarries of Carrara area.
The mountainous area of Lucca: Garfagnana.
Pisa, Lucca and Florence in the nearby hinterland.

La Costa dei Barbari

On the seafront of Versilia, La Costa dei Barbari is a perfect location to celebrate a civil or religious marriage, for a party or reception, for a corporate event.
The private beach, the rooftop terrace, the splendid dining room, the lounge bar, the big parking area make it the perfect place to meet the needs and desires of the most diverse.
Celebrate the wedding, set up the wedding party, throw the dinner party with a high level cocktail party, have a set for a photo shoot, La Costa dei Barbari is all this and more to its guests.
Choose Viareggio for an event means experiencing the heart of Tuscany and having easy access to wonderful art cities such as Florence, Lucca and Pisa and unique natural attractions such as Garfagnana and Cinque Terre.
La Costa dei Barbari offers its spouses and guests perfect and unforgettable events and marriages.


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