From North to South, every region in Italy is an invitation to discover this stunning country and to spend a beautiful summer holiday.
Italy is an authentic paradise, where you can find about 7,000 kilometers of coastline enjoying a mild climate throughout the year, but is also a popular destination loved by people who want more than just a beach holiday. This country offers a rich culture, a luxuriant nature and fine gastronomy, all perfect ingredients for a pleasant holiday.
These are some of the reasons why many people spend their holidays here and decide to buy a home in Italy, from rural to properties with private pools or beautiful villas by the sea.
Here are top 3 destination if you are looking for a holiday home in Italy.
Elba Island, Tuscany
Elba Island is a place to think about going if you want to take a relaxing summer holiday close to the sea and nature, learn more about Italian history and the Napoleon’s exploits, or just have fun during the day with water sports and the exciting nightlife.
The most well-known island in the Tuscan Archipelago is only a few kilometers from the coast and is simple to get to by ferry. There, you can find gorgeous holiday homes by the beach in a beautiful setting.
However, on the island prices may be a bit high, so if you are looking for well-priced villas by the sea for sale in Tuscany the Maremma, the south and wild area of the region, is a good alternative.
Cinque Terre, Liguria
Liguria is a beautiful Italian region known for charming coastal villages with colorful small houses, sandy beaches, rocky outcrops and long palm-lined seafront. The Cinque Terre is without a doubt the most fascinating location; it is made up of five small villages (Monterosso al Mare, Vernazza, Corniglia, Manarola, and Riomaggiore) that stretch from the eastern Ligurian Riviera to the Tuscany border offering stunning views of the Tyrrhenian Sea.
Every summer, tourists from all over the world come to this lovely region and many people decide to buy a holiday home to spend quality time with family and friends or as an investment. There are many different types of properties to choose from, such as magnificent villas, rural homes in the nature and flats with pools.
If you are not looking straightforward for a holiday home by the sea, but you want to enjoy the pleasure to stay in a unique place where you can literally inhale the ancient story, Matera is a great option. This small town has an historic center, called Sassi, that has been inhabited since the Paleolithic and today still consists of traditional carved stone houses, served as the settings for several films. Since 2019, Matera and its ravine has been awarded World Heritage Site status by UNESCO.
You can have a wonderful holiday in Matera visiting the old city, indulging in delectable cuisine and discovering the surrounding countryside. Anyway, a short drive can get you to the stunning coastline of Basilicata.