Province of Ravenna
Cervia is a resort of ancient origins whose history is connected with the production of salt, the white gold of the ancient times. Since 1979, the Park of the Salt Pan in Cervia has become a protected naturalistic area because of its outstanding flora and fauna. Its territory is included in the southern part of the Regional Park of the Po Delta.
Apart from its natural and historic beauties, Cervia is a glamorous seaside resort which is appreciated by different kinds of tourists.
High-quality services and accommodation facilities attract many families, who flock here year after year to spend relaxing holidays in Cervia and to enjoy equipped beaches, the lush pinewood forest, modern spa establishments and the quiet lidos of Pinarella and Tagliata, situated few kilometres far from Cervia's city centre.
Cervia is one of the most appreciated destinations for young people, since it features trendy clubs, pubs, restaurants and discos which during summer host the most famous disk jockeys in Europe. The elegant city centres of Cervia and Milano Marittima, with their tree-lined avenues, glamorous boutiques, golf courses and equipped bathing establishments, attract elite tourists looking for luxurious hotels and fun opportunities.
Not to be missed...
The guided tours to the Park of the Salt Pan under the supervision of skilled guides which lead guests across the history, extraction procedures and natural beauties of the area.
La Casa delle farfalle (The Butterfly House), an educational centre surrounded by the green pinewood forest of Cervia and Milano Marittima. A 800-square-metre-large greenhouse which hosts thousands of colourful butterflies, insects and plants.
The beneficial thermal treatments based on both waters and mud baths which are extracted from the salt-pan, a real panacea for body's health and beauty.
Sport for both experts and beginners, from golf to the races organized by the Riding ground, as well as relaxing walks or cycle excursions through the 260-hectare-large Mediterranean wood, situated between the pinewood forest and the natural park.
For further information:
Municipality of Cervia - Councillorship for Tourism, Circonvallazione Sacchetti 99 - 48015 Cervia (RA)
Tel. 0544 915262 Fax 0544 974420 firstname.lastname@example.org - www.turismo.comunecervia.it