The beach of Lacona, one of the largest on the island of Elba
Lacona beach is one of the best known on the island of Elba. The bay is exposed to winds from the south, in front of the beach the island of Montecristo is clearly visible, on the left is Capo Stella, a well-known place frequented by diving enthusiasts for its rich seabed. On the far right of the beach is Punta Contessa with its particular and unique conformation. Lacona’s beach is one of the largest on Elba and is over 1000 meters long. The sand is fine and light, golden in color. The seabed slopes gently, making it suitable for small children, who can play in the water with ease.
Various services offered that we find on the beach of Lacona
The beach alternates stretches of free beach, stretches in concession with establishments equipped, where we find many services, bars, restaurants, various rentals, water sports schools, diving center, landing lane, buoy field in the nearby beach Margidore and amusement park.
You can easily leave your car near the beach, either on free or paid parking.
Behind and all along the beach of Lacona there are many campsites, the resort offers plenty of choice for lovers of this type of vacation.
The dunes of Lacona beach
Behind the beach are the well-known Dunes of Lacona formed over the years by wind and sea storms.
Lacona has remained the only beach on the island of Elba to have safeguarded this natural heritage.
Exploring the Mediterranean dunes, we find various spontaneous floristic species that leave us surprised, including the fascinating sea lily.
It is one of the few places in Elba where, behind and for almost all the beach, there is a comfortable pine forest that allows us to eat and rest in the shade of pine trees.
Lacona beach is located in the homonymous country and is easily accessible from both Portoferraio (5 km) and Marina di Campo (8 km).
- Bathing establishment
- Bikes Rental
- Car and motorbike rental
- Rubber dinghy hire
- Kayak Rental
- Pedalo rental
- Boating lane
The Sea of Lacona
Aerial view of Lacona Beach