5 reasons to visit Ponza
And never want to go home again!
Among the most popular tourist destinations during summer holidays, Ponza is a world apart, where beauty and peace reign supreme. Island of Circe and Ulysses and a paradise on earth, according to Eugenio Montale who remember it in verses, Ponza is the perfect tourist destination for those in search of true contact with nature. The other side of paradise, as many define it: the perfect balance between relaxation and fun! So here are our 5 reasons to visit Ponza.
1_Beaches and coves
Biggest among the Pontine islands, Ponza is the perfect tourist destination for true sea lovers. Island of volcanic origin, it shows itself immediately in its boundless beauty made of beaches, stacks and coves. And there are for everyone, for those who love sunbathing all day and for those who, on the other hand, are always looking for new adventures.
Ponza is also the right place for those who love nature in all its expressions. In addition to the beaches made of fine sand, soft pebbles or rocks, the archipelago of wonders, immersed in the blue of the Tyrrhenian Sea, can also satisfy those in need of a total contact with nature. The variety and beauty of its seabed are in fact a living paradise for lovers of diving and underwater photography, who will also be able to enjoy the view of the wonderful fish fauna of the area. Not to mention the paths that, surrounded by greenery, accompany tourists on excursions surrounded by laurel camphor, laurel trees, holly, bamboo, strawberry trees and Limonium Pontium plants.
The island’s food and wine offer is a triumph of flavors and smells. The typical Ponza cuisine derives from that of Campania, Naples in particular, with influences from Roman gastronomy. Among restaurants, taverns and street food, you will taste simple but tasty dishes, with seafood as undisputed protagonist. High quality and family-run are the main characteristics of the cuisine that will accompany your holidays in Ponza
Ponza is also fun, for all ages. The alleys of Ponza hide many local craft shops, where you can buy souvenirs of all types, as well as original boutiques, for more important and unforgettable purchases. At the start of the aperitif time, then, the nightlife in Ponza reserves many surprises. Most of the clubs are located in the port area which from 18:00 transforms and is filled with music and life.
Do not forget that Ponza is romantic, the ideal destination for a couple’s vacation. Here you can enjoy seafood-based candlelight dinners along the sea, sunset walks or bike rides to discover the island, taking unforgettable photos of your holiday in this marvelous island of Italy.
Ponza is trendy but at the same time romantic and wild. It is the island of history and fun evenings along the sea, it is traditional and starry cuisine, it is sea but also excursions. Ponza is the perfect vacation place, the one that everyone can agree on.