Villagio Turistico Europa - a luxury campsite in Grado
At the heart of the Grado peninsula, in the Veneto, the Villagio Turistico Europa campsite is located. This top-of-the-range establishment, rated 4 star and equipped with a superb aquatic park, resembles a well-being oasis by the sea, with a perfect location near Trieste and Slovenia.
A 4 star campsite with direct beach access...
Villagio Turistico Europa is one of the loveliest campsites of the Friuli-Venezia Giulia region. Located on the Grado peninsula, a strip of land separating the Adriatic Sea from the Grado lagoon, it enjoys direct beach access and its grounds occupy a lush 22 hectare pine forest.
Home to in excess of some 100 pitches, with a greater or lesser degree of shade, upon which holidaymakers can pitch their tent, or set up their caravan or camper. All of the plots stretch over a minimum surface area of 80 m² and are equipped with a 6 amp electrical connection. Some plots have a mains water point, mains waste water disposal and a 10 amp electrical connection.
This campsite also has a wide variety of holiday rental accommodation. These rentals take the form of bungalows, mobile homes and chalets. All of them are set up on pitches laid to grass and have a terrace and a garden furniture set, enabling holidaymakers to eat their meals outdoors.
A giant aquatic park!
To enable holidaymakers to feel at home on the Villagio Turistico Europa campsite, there are a multitude of shops and services in the grounds of the campsite. For example the grocery on the campsite, enables everyone to stock up with fresh produce, basic essentials, drinks and other similar items. On-site there is also a restaurant–pizzeria as well as a beach bar, set up as its name indicates by the beach, offering a panoramic view over the Gulf of Trieste. There is also an ice cream parlour, and a takeaway snack bar located near the aquatic park.
The aquatic park of the campsite is, without doubt, its genuine beating heart! With its impressive dimensions, it consists of a vast lagoon pool, an artificial river, a children’s paddling pool with water games, as well as 2 water slides, each facility seeming larger than the others. To relax, Jacuzzis and swans’ necks complete the entire complex, together with sunbeds and parasols on the solariums.
Although this aquatic complex guarantees holidaymakers’ well-being and entertainment, they can also make the most of other campsite facilities for fun. On site, there is a football pitch, a multi sports ground, a beach volleyball court, tennis courts, floating aquatic structures off the beach, children’s play areas, a theatre for evening activities and entertainment and other facilities.
Opposite the Gulf of Trieste...
The Villagio Turistico Europa campsite enjoys one of the most ideal locations on the Grado peninsula. In addition to its direct beach access, it enables holidaymakers to quickly go to Grado, a seaside resort of paramount importance on the Adriatic coast, offering numerous tourist activities and equipped with a multitude of recreational facilities. There are also a number of bars, restaurants and clubs spread out around its marinas.
Moreover, when staying in Grado, holidaymakers can quickly go to Trieste. The capital of the Friuli Venezia Giulia region, this large port city is located less than 55 kilometres from the campsite. Trieste city centre, with its medieval architecture, and neoclassical Austrian Quarter, is a must-see, as is the city’s famous lighthouse.
There are also many other sightseeing trips possible from this luxury Grado campsite. On foot or by bike, by train or car, the most curious can discover Aquileia - now a village - which was, at its height, one of the most significant cities in the Roman Empire. Today it is an open-air archaeological museum, the ruins of which are admired by thousands of tourists every year. Further on, the cities of Udine, Gorizia and Venice are tourist hot spots in the Italian Peninsula.