Portoferraio, Elba, Italy

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Portoferraio is the largest city of Elba. And Elba is the third largest island in Italy. The island is 10 kilometers from the mainland. Napoleon Bonaparte was exiled to this island in 1814, after captured Paris. He stayed about 9-10 months and, he escaped in 1815… There are so many stories about Napoleon Bonaparte.

Average daily food costs in Portoferraio?
The costs are changing between 2$ and 85-90$.

Average daily hotel costs in Portoferraio?
The costs are changing between 55-60$ and 110$ per night.

Where can we eat?

BarBene Bar Enoteca: A bottle of wine and one portion steak…

Enoteca Gustavino: This Italian restaurant has different tastes. Would you like to try an octopus?

Le Viste Ristorante: Great place to romantic dinner at the sunset. Seafoods are delicious and fresh.

Ristorante Bagni La Padulella: Wonderful restaurant on the beach. And it will be your favorite breakfast place.

What about the transport?
You should fly to Pisa, firstly. When you arrive, you should go to Piombino. The ticket prices are about 6-8$ and the trip takes about 1 hour. Then, you can use the ferry, from Piombino to Isola d’Elba. The ferry prices are about 16-18$.

What will we do?

Museo Archeologico Portoferraio: It’s an interesting museum. Ticket price is about 3.3$ with audio guide.

Parco Nazionale Arcipelago Toscana: What a beautiful view… Grab your camera and take some beautiful photos.

Villa of San Martino: Napoleon Residence! Napoleon resided here for about 9-10 months. Nice buildings and rooms, many artefacts which are said to have been used by Napoleon. It’s fascinating, you should be here!

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