Things to see and do - Viareggio
Viareggio Travel guide
Viareggio : Michelin's recommendations
This lively Versilia seaside resort, famous for its carnival, developed when Maria Luisa of Spain started the fashion for sea bathing here in the early 19C. Rebuilt after a fire in 1917, Viareggio today consists of a seafront promenade lined with Liberty and Art Deco villas and a long beach of fine sand, as well as an active fishing harbour and two lovely pine forests.
Tourist attractions Viareggio : Things to see and do
v.le Regina-Margherita I - 55049 Viareggio
Along with the Viale Marconi which extends it, this is the broad venue of the seaside resort along the seafront: on both sides there are pavilions and chalets representative of the Liberty and Art Deco styles, much in vogue in the 1920s. The Great Ma..
v.le Giacomo Puccini 266 I - 55048 Torre-del-Lago-Puccini
Born at Lucca, the writer of Tosca moved to this villa in 1891 and lived a somewhat, disturbed existence there, marked by drama, disasters and triumphs, until his death in 1928. Many documents retrace his life and work in this house which has been tr..
Via Mazzini 33 I - 55049 Viareggio
The 3-star Astoria is located in central Viareggio, just 300 metres from the seaside and a 5-minute walk from Viareggio Train Station. It offers free Wi-Fi. Rooms are simply furnished and feature an LCD TV and air conditioning. Each one has a privat..
Via Vespucci 125 I - 55049 Viareggio
Prix Prices from : 60 €
Hotel Sogno is 250 metres from the beach. It offers free Wi-Fi, and a restaurant serving local cuisine. The train station is a 5-minute walk away. Rooms at Sogno Hotel are air conditioned and feature a TV, minibar, and private bathroom. Some rooms a..
Luigi Galvani 11 I - 55049 Viareggio
Hotel Lupori offers comfortable accommodation, free Wi-Fi and courtesy at the shadow of Matilde Tower, in the historic hearth of Viareggio. The Lupori is located about 400 metres from the beach and from Viareggio Railway Station. Excellent restaura..
piazza d'Azeglio 1 I - 55049 Viareggio
This rooftop restaurant offering panoramic views of the town, sea and Apuan Alps in the distance is one of the hotel's main attractions. Elegant, Mediterranean-style cuisine. Given the limited number of covers available, it is wise to book in advance..
piazza Puccini 1 I - 55049 Viareggio
This restaurant is on the fifth floor of the Grand Hotel Principe di Piemonte. A panoramic roof garden acts as a delightful setting for creative, sophisticated, expertly prepared and beautifully presented cuisine (meat and fish dishes). Lovely views ..
via Mazzini 120 I - 55049 Viareggio
A beacon of fine dining in the Versilia region, this traditional, family-run restaurant has recently had a facelift and now boasts a modern, elegant decor. The menu includes fresh fish and some meat dishes.
via Matteotti 18 I - 55049 Viareggio
The owner of this recently - and elegantly - renovated establishment hails from Sardinia. As for the cuisine, fish, especially shellfish, play a leading role.
via Coppino 319 I - 55049 Viareggio
The focus in this simple restaurant situated near the seafront is on fish and seafood. Fine display of fresh fish, which is served in a variety of traditional ways. Good wine list.
via Paolina Bonaparte 47/49 I - 55049 Viareggio
Family-run classic and well-maintained town centre restaurant that offers traditional seafood cuisine, with quality produce.