Located between the Laguna di Marano, the left bank of the river Tagliamento and the Upper Adriatic, Lignano Sabbiadoro is the southernmost municipality in the province of Udine and consists of a small appendix of land became famous for the 8 kilometers of beach that characterize it.
The sea and the beach in Lignano Sabbiadoro
The beach of Lignano Sabbiadoro is composed of fine and golden sand, extends for 8 kilometers and connects the town to Lignano Riviera passing through Lignano Pineta. The sea boasts clear, pure and crystal clear water, so much so as to obtain consecutively in the last 7 years the Blue Flag, a certification that makes Lignano Sabbiadoro the ideal destination to spend a holiday of relaxation and fun.
Where to stay in Lignano Sabbiadoro
Thanks to its numerous accommodation facilities and the organization aimed at tourism, Lignano Sabbiadoro can accommodate over 65 thousand people, who can choose between hotel, extra-hotel and camping: hotels from 1 to 5 stars, apartments and villas, Holiday parks and campsites offer the possibility to evaluate the most suitable stay for their needs, offering all the necessary comforts to families, as well as to the youngest.
What to eat in Lignano Sabbiadoro
Once in Lignano Sabbiadoro it is impossible to resist the temptation to taste the typical dishes: walking around the center and the promenade, you can sit at the table of any restaurant to enjoy the typical soup of barley and beans, or the rambasicci, that is, meat rolls wrapped in cabbage leaves; and also the tortino al leek served with radicchio leaves, the salsa Remoulade made with cucumbers, capers, parsley and mustard and, finally, a tasty almond tart with lemon peel.
The whole, accompanied by an extraordinary sea view to say the least.
What to do in Lignano Sabbiadoro
Being a seaside resort, Lignano Sabbiadoro offers many activities to practice directly in contact with the sea: spinning class, aerobics or step on the beach, a kayak ride to explore the Marano Lagoon, a kitesurfing and windsurfing course or a few hours on a pedal boat or a sailing boat to discover various points of the beach. Whatever the choice, one thing is certain: there is always a professional lifeguard ready to intervene in case of need!
But Lignano Sabbiadoro is not only sea and sand, on the contrary: just get on a bike to go around the city or the pine forest, or just to take a walk in the historic pedestrian center between shops, restaurants, ice cream shops and nightlife.
For the more active it is possible to follow a riding course and make wonderful excursions on horseback. In the period between October and April, among other things, you can ride right on the beach, being able to live an unforgettable experience that will make you appreciate the perfect combination of nature and a sense of freedom. And not only: the International Circuit Friuli Venezia Giulia is the perfect place for those who love go-karts and want to spend a few hours of speed with family or friends!
Finally, the Terme di Lignano are the ideal place to complete a day full of emotions: thermal treatments in sea water, with extraordinary beneficial effects, in an atmosphere of well-being and relaxation.
Direct connection with Grado
From the idea of fostering sustainable mobility, the maritime link linking Lignano Sabbiadoro with Gradohas recently been inaugurated! The journey that is proposed to lovers of the sea, beaches and nature is nothing short of surprising: it allows, in fact, to discover the typical environment of the lagoon through houses and islets and, at the same time, to be able to chat with fellow travelers being able to take photos reminiscent of the landscape very impressive. You can also take your bike with you!
Nightlife and entertainment for the little ones
Keyword: fun! In Lignano there is no shortage, as it offers unmissable attractions for both young people and families with children. Those who love nightlife can indulge in American bars, discos, clubs, casinos, concerts and beach parties, the latter made even more interesting by the presence of internationally renowned DJs always ready to play live music.
For the little ones, however, a jump toAquasplash is practically a must: with an area of 35 thousand square meters, offers different types of slide, Jacuzzi, waterfalls, trampolines and playrooms. Alternatively, there is also the Parco Zoo Punta Verde, a private place where you can admire both local and exotic animals such as giraffes, hippos, tigers, zebras, pythons, chameleons and antelopes.
One last, important reason to visit Lignano Sabbiadoro is the wide range of events and shows that, every year and especially in summer, involve millions of people from all over Italy. First of all the Jova Beach Party 2, expected with great trepidation, but not only: the calendar also includes concerts by Cesare Cremonini and Maneskin, the Frecce Tricolori Air Show, Street Food Time, Beach Rugby sb5 Lignano Sabbiadoro 2022, the show Elaganzissima Summer of Drusilla Foer and, finally, the Deejay Ten 2022. How to resist?
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