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South Coast

Lazio's southern coast boasts the region's best beaches and tracts of beautiful, unspoiled countryside, particularly around Monte Circeo, a rocky promontory that rises to 541m as it juts into the sea.

The main centres of interest are Anzio, a buzzing port known for its harbour-side fish restaurants; Sabaudia, a popular beach destination; and Sperlonga, an attractive seafront town with a hilltop medieval centre. Off-shore, the Isole Pontine provide plenty of laid-back island charm.

Top attractions

These are our favorite local haunts, touristy spots, and hidden gems throughout South Coast.