Continent
Europe
Country
Italy
Next Big City
Roma
Next Town
Grosseto, Castiglione della Pescaia
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Beginner, Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Parking

Water

Type:
Shallow, Flat, Chop, Small wave, Medium wave
Hazards:
Swimmers
Quality:
Crystal clear
Best Tide:
Tide independent

Flat water with NW to SW, waves with S to SE. Shallow for about 30m.

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Medium
Hazards:
Bystanders
Beach Users:
July, August

Long sandy beach, only about 20m wide. Many beach goers during summer.

Weather

Spring:
Shorty
Summer:
Shorts
Fall:
Shorty, Normal
Winter:
Normal, Thick

During summer 25-33°C, and water about 24°C as well. Short or even shorts are enough in summer. Besides summer a wetsuit is needed. Surfing all year is possible.

Wind

Best Months:
April, May, June, July, August
Wind Type:
Thermal, Frontal
Best Direction:
W
Main Direction:
SW, WSW, W, WNW, NW

During spring to summer thermal winds from NW to W. The spot works also with frontal winds during the whole year coming from NW, W, SW, S and SE.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
No walk

From Grosseto drive westwards to Marina di Grosseto. From here drive northwest on Via Costiera towards Castiglione della Pescaia. At km 28 turn left and follow the sandy road to the beach. Here you can park.

Extra information

Rules
No information

Nightlife

In Castiglione della Pescaia during summer.