Piombino is an Italian town and comune in the province of Livorno (Tuscany). It lies on the border between the Ligurian Sea and the Tyrrhenian Sea, in front of Elba Island and at the northern side of Maremma.
Piombino has an ancient historical center where the fortress of Populonia and the remains of an ancient Etruscan city are located. There are also many other historical buildings, museums and shops for visitors to view.
Things to see and do
* Fortress of Populonia
* The Rivellino (Walls Tower-Gate)
* The Cassero Pisano - Castle
* The Palazzo Comunale (Town Hall),
* Torre Mozza – XVI century tuscan coastal tower
Cruise Season – Feb - Jan
Currency – Euro (EUR)
Language – Italian
Population – 35,000 approx
Land Area – 129 km²
Electricity – 2 round pins European style
Time – GMT plus one hour
International Country Telephone Code – + 39
Port Location – The port at Piombino is located at the town centre of Piombino.
Transport Links – The nearest airports are located in Pisa (105km) and Florence (165km).
Piombino is also accessible by train and ferry.