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Giglio Island

Isola Del Giglio, Italy
+39 0564 809400
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Isola Del Giglio, Italy
+39 0564 809400
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was a hot dry June day when we arrived on the small and delightful island off the Tuscan coast. After wandering through the small shops along the street skirting the port, and before going to the beach, we were hungry. After reading the Trip...More

Thank Earl-Estelle H
Reviewed 6 June 2017

This island is gorgeous and crisscrossed with lovely trails. Just rent a scooter when you get there and you are free to explore. It seems there are several places (near the castle) designed for short term rental, with laundry - perfect for hikers! And DO...More

Thank jackncindy
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Been coming here since I was a kid! Giglio has the best views and is the most relaxing place! Going on a hike and visiting cannelle beach are must dos!

Thank travellingsince1992
Reviewed 8 September 2016

We spent the day at the Island, which you get to by ferry. I highly recommend renting Vespas for the day and driving around the entire island. The beaches are great too.

Thank AHB-NC
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

This little island is a place to see by anyone spending some time in Tuscany. Most common way to get there is the ferry from Porto San Stefano but there are smaller tour operators going there from other places (more to the north, i.e. san...More

1  Thank redcard88
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Off the beaten path, this island is full of locals who know how to enjoy their relaxation. The island is full of hiking trails so everyone can get a bit of exercise to work off those huge Gigliese meals

1  Thank madluk
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Very Nice Island. Great beaches and Lovely weather. Castello are autentic and historic and Very romantic. Hopefully not the last visit

Thank Kim L
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Sunny everyday, hot, but breezy. Nights are cool, mornings warm. Sunshine everyday. Does it ever rain? Water so clear you can see the fish swim by. It is deeper than it looks. Plenty of rocks from which to jump and places to swim. Snorkeling, scuba...More

1  Thank HopsMCM
Reviewed 7 July 2016

We enjoyed a sailing trip to Giglio Island, and loved it. The views from the top are amazing, the port is wonderful to explore, and the town at the top is something you will have to see! And you must have lunch at Santi Ristoranti...More

1  Thank Donna077GA
Reviewed 29 June 2016

I took a 1 hour ferry from Porto Santo Stefano, departed at 10:30 in June. Two ferry companies operate. A return ticket is 24.50Euros. Nice change day at the beach. Felt more remote than the other beaches on mainland. very nice water. you can see...More

3  Thank HMBoston
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