Tourists visiting the lovely land of Italy have been seeking popular beaches for decades. Think Capri, Amalfi and the Cinque Terre, or even lake Como, made famous by George Clooney. But when the sun starts shinning and summer hits this beautiful country, the locals head somewhere else to avoid the influx of tourists.

It turns out Italy is home to a number of spectacular hidden beaches. So here is a list of these hidden gems to help you when planning your next holiday to Italy.


Spiaggia di Sansone, Tuscany



Santa Margherita di Pula



Spiaggia Bidderosa, Sardinia



Cala Luna, Sardinia



Isola Bella Beach



Spiaggia di Caminia, Calabria