Punta Ala is a small settlement in Tuscany, located between the towns of Follonica and Castiglione della Pescaia.
In spite of its size, Punta Ala has a great reputation of an exclusive and modern resort.
The settlement appeared on a knife-edged cape of the Tyrrhenian Sea. Punta Ala is located in a huge pine forest. The combination of sea and pine air can improve your health just by itself, without any special treatment. Spending a vacation in Punta Ala is enough to have a course of climate-therapy.
The coast of the resort is divided into a few clean and well-equipped beaches. If you come up to an idea to have some rest from the civilization and to get acquainted with the resort outskirts, you will be impressed by the stunning beauty of the bays, Cala Martina and Cala Violina, in surroundings of wild nature.
The coast of Punta Ala is considered to be one of the best swimming areas in the whole Tuscany.
The place is also great for doing water sports. A sailing school is located in the town, as well as a prestigious yacht-club. The largest yacht harbor in Tuscany is located in Punta Ala. And no surprise, sailing regattas are arranged here.
In Punta Ala you can do not only some elite kind of water sports, but also upscale land sports as well. There is a famous golf club in Punta Ala. International competitions are held here. The golf pitch for 18 holes has a view of the sea. Besides, golf lovers can visit the new “Tuscan golf club”, located in neighboring Gavorrano.
Recreation in Punta Ala is not cheap, but this is definitely a reasonable price for such a charming place. Tourists can choose from luxurious hotels, villas and guest homes.