Portoferraio Piombino Ferry
Portoferraio ferry port is located on the island of Elba in the province of Livorno. Portoferraio ferry port acts as the principal port for the island.
The town of Portoferraio is situated on a spur of rock and overlooked by the Medicean Fortress and is a charming destination with its old buildings with flowering balconies, narrow alleyways and panormaic squares that lead up to the Medicean fortifications. The scenic town is the perfect place to indulge in the local delicacies in one of the many restaurants and cafés.
Piombino is in the famous region of Tuscany, situated between the large ports of Civitavecchia and Livorno; despite this Piombino has always been a busy port, and over the years has specialised in international freight and ferry passenger services, and now the port is used for both industry and tourism.
Piombino has several fantastic places to visit both within the new city area and the old historical centre. These range from the old military building such as the castle Cassero Pisano to religious buildings such as the Cathedral of Saint `Antimo which is in Pisane-Gothic style, and the Chiesa della Misericordia, which houses a precious 15th century crucifix. Pimobino also houses a range of artistic sites such as the Casa delle Bifore, the Palazzo Comunale and the Natural Province Reserve Padule Orti Bottagone.