Massa Travel guide
Massa : Michelin's recommendations
Lying at the foot of the Apuan Alps only 4km from the Versilia coast, this modern town has retained some of its old buildings and squares. The profusion of marble sculptures and façades in the town is a reminder of the proximity of the Carrara quarries.
Tourist attractions Massa : Things to see and do
P.za del Duomo 1 I - 54100 Massa
Entirely made of marble, this modernised Cathdral accommodates a baptismal font, A Madonna of the Pinturicchio, the tombs of the Malaspina and a 16C crib.
Largo Matteotti 2 I - 54100 Massa
This modern church is decorated with figurative mural paintings completed in 1978 by Dino Cellini .
V. Rocca I - 54100 Massa
Concealed among semi-derelict medieval fortifications dominating the city, this Renaissance castle (15C-16C) belonged to the Malaspina , a powerful family which ruled the city until the 18C, who built as their residence the Palazzo Cybo Malaspina ,..
Via Magliano 3 I - 54100 Massa
Hotel Marina is nestled in green surroundings in a quiet position away from chaos at Marina di Massa , only 200 metres from the beach, and 5 minutes drive from Versilia's famous wide sandy beaches and the seaside resort of Forte dei Marmi.Its geograp..
Via Di Pariana 49 I - 54100 Massa
Located 100 metres from San Carlo Thermal Baths, Hotel Alberta, is a 10-minute walk from Massa’s centre. It features a furnished sea-view terrace and a garden with BBQ. Parking and bike rental are free. Each room at Alberta Hotel is fitted with clas..
via Beatrice 17 I - 54100 Massa
The genuine flavours of traditional local cuisine are to the fore in this restaurant. It boasts a stone-vaulted ceiling and a decor of black and white photos on the walls, as well as a display of old bottles. An excellent address for meat lovers.
via Bergiola Vecchia 30, località Castagnetola I - 54100 Massa
Situated in the hills overlooking the town, this restaurant occupies an old house that is also home to the estate's wine cellars. Charming setting and cuisine full of flavour, with the option of alfresco dining on the panoramic terrace in summer.
piazza Portone 5 I - 54100 Massa
This restaurant occupies a historic palazzo. It serves imaginative, creative cuisine in an intimate, evocative setting where the sense of history adds to the ambience.