San Benedetto del Tronto
LA REGINA DELLA RIVIERA DELLE PALME
Comune di San Benedetto del Tronto
Viale Alcide De Gasperi, 124 – 0735 7941
San Bendetto is one of the main tourist delle Marche , a dynamic city is a major seaside resort and an active fishing village . A broad sandy coastline which slopes gently to the sea by shallow water.
A lot of beautiful palm trees (more than 10,000 palm trees) represent the characteristic vegetation . Among palm trees , oleanders and themed gardens on the sea promenade winds , among the most beautiful in Europe , a must walk, bike path with about 5 km. Numerous sports activities that can be practiced in the city at the marina , yacht club , tennis club , the sports hall, a skating rink , a bowling alley, swimming pool and athletics track .
Of particular interest to the typical and originality of the collections are the Maritime Museum of Civilization , the Museum of amphorae , the Antiquarian Trentino , the Fish Museum and the Museum of Palaeontology .
Green hills , dotted with medieval villages surrounding the city , essential destinations for lovers of history and art.
On the last Sunday of July we celebrate the feast of Our Lady of the Navy, which finds its most significant moments in the sea procession of the fishing fleet and the nightly fireworks . To taste all the dishes of the local cuisine , especially those of fish , among which the ” soup to Sanbenedettese .”