Easter 2019 by the sea of Elba Island
How can you miss to celebrate Easter 2019 on Elba when the date is so favorable? In fact, in 2019 Easter falls in April, precisely on the 21st.
In spring, especially at Easter, the temperatures are mild, the countrysidey is awakening from the winter torpor and nature begins to show up in all its colours.
Elba becomes an excellent choice for those who want to spend a week in the tranquility of an island, in contact with the nature that distinguishes it, away from the crowd of the high season
Consider then the many things to do and see on Elba and the speed with which you can reach all the sides of the island from the Hotel Villa Wanda.
This year Easter arrives in time for the awakening of spring: a wonderful opportunity to visit the Island of Elba in its greatest splendor. Let’s see together some ideas for a trip between the beauty of the landscapes, may sport activities and the small pitoresque villages of the island.
Between nature and adventure
For those who love a bit of adrenaline, emotions can be found on the MTB trails. Different degrees of difficulty between dirt roads and wooded paths allow you to go practically anywhere and with more than 220 km² of surface, there are plent of enjoyable and interesting routes!
Tradition, food and wine
For centuries on the Island of Elba, Easter Monday is spent at the Hermitage of Santa Caterina where the Festa della Sportella, a feast in honor of the typical dessert of Rio nell’Elba, is celebrated. A good opportunity to visit a place with a special charm full of energy and magic! Attached to the Hermitage of Santa Caterina there is also the Orto dei Semplici botanical garden, born in the 90s to promote and spread the knowledge of the spontaneous and cultivated plants of the Tuscan Archipel.
Train your legs
Starting from the Pisana Fortress of Marciana and crossing a well-groomed path we arrive at the Sanctuary of the Madonna del Monte; another symbolic place where the Elban people love to spend spring afternoons and where there is also a picnic area. Ideal also for families with children!
Train your legs 2
The most trained can continue the hike from the Sanctuary of the Madonna del Monte and reach a source called the Bollero or even continue until you reach the sea light of Campo alle Serre. From the hill you can enjoy an incredible 360° view of the sea and the west coast of the island. During your excursion do not forget to look around for the Stone Monsters!
Porto Azzurro, Capoliveri and Marciana Marina
To see during your holiday are certainly Marciana Marina, with its beautiful promenade full of shops and the wonderful area of Cotone, Porto Azzurro characteristic fishing village or Capoliveri historic village of miners on the Mount Calamita.
First bath of the season
The beautiful sunny days certainly tempt you to spend a relaxing day at the beach and why not, even hazard the first bath! The advice is to go to Lido di Capoliveri, a sandy beach a few steps from the hotel.
Hotel Villa Wanda is a quiet and pleasant 2-star family-run hotel, open all year round, nestled in a beautiful green area between the villages of Capoliveri and Porto Azzurro in a strategic and convenient position to reach all the hidden treasures of Elba Island. It awaits you during alle aster holidays for only Euro 30.00 per person per night in a double room.
What are you waiting for? Contact us now, and find out how to get a quotation and also discounts for the ferry ticket reservation!