Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest Addthis Are you planning a vacation by the sea this year? Italy offers sunny places to escape to, which are best suited for your next vacation. There are a lot of underwhelming beaches. Here you can find the 5 best beach getaways to check out this year 2017 in Italy. All are worth a visit.

Cala Goloritze, Sardinia

Cala Goloritze is the first place in Italy that ticks off all the criteria for a jealousy-inducing beach day. It is a quiet beach with white sands and greenish-blue cool water. Therefore, this mesmerizing place is a must see this year. It's also a popular spot and has something for everyone, including snorkeling, swimming, scuba diving and fishing. Additionally, this is an excellent spot for children to splash in the water and family can easily spend an entire day lounging by the water. However, this place is unreachable by boat or car. Hiking is a great way to explore this sandy spot.

Marina del Cantone Beach, Massa Lubrense

It is a great destination for the ultimate sun-filled vacation during 2017. For unbeatable views of the bay and the town, this place is worth the trip. You just have to hike the nearby footpaths. Also, a day hike is the best way to see everything Marina del Cantone Beach has to offer. Other than that, one of the best parts is that you’re likely to be surrounded by locals. Take a boat tour, where you can explore the tiny islands nearby, such as Castelluccia, Gallo Lungo and La Rotonda.

Otranto Beach, Otranto

Otranto Beach is one of the best family-oriented beaches that delivers the best in sand and scenery. In truth, the water is nice and clear —and what's not to like? This splendid beach is suitable for diving, swimming, sunning and snorkeling. On the other hand, if you go there, Otranto Beach has it all, as it comes with snack bars. You can settle in for the day. Visitors will even find a supermarket to stock up for a beach picnic. If you are in search of the ultimate spots by the shore, Italian family-style seaside holiday, this is the place. In other words, the beach isn’t just about beauty; it’s about family as well.

Bay of Silence – Golfo del Tigullio

The Bay of Silence is a pleasing resort, lured by the assortment of restaurants and cafes. It boasts warm waters for an idyllic day at the seaside. Admire the cliffs and the sea that is the kind of once-in-a-lifetime experience you don’t want to miss. The Bay of Silence is guaranteed to satisfy travellers looking for beautiful scenery and a refreshing dip. But make sure you don't forget to pack your swimsuit and stay there until the sun sets. 

Rabbit beach, Lampedusa

You don't need to leave the country to enjoy an all-in-one getaway, the Rabbit beach in Lampedusa is your best bet. This place is truly remote and truly gorgeous you shouldn't miss out for 2017. It’s very well-known for its loggerhead turtles, so definitely plan on going snorkeling or diving! You can easily get around this place with a luxury car rental as you can see here. Apart from that, the Rabbit beach is an added draw for visitors flocking to beautiful attractions like the remains of the prehistoric huts and Roman ruins. All in all, you’ve got plenty to keep you going after some fun in the sun.

by Arianna on Mar 15, 2017