The Best Swimming in Italy

Looking for the best swimming in Italy? We've got you covered with the top trails, trips, hiking, backpacking, camping and more around Italy. The detailed guides, photos, and reviews are all submitted by the Outbound community.

Top swimming spots in and near Italy

  • Riomaggiore, Italy

    Hiking in Cinque Terre National Park

    4.8
    The Sentiero Azzuro trail travels from south to north through five coastal towns: Riomaggiore, Manarola (0.68 mi), Corniglia (1.25 mi), Vernazza (2.48 mi), and Monterroso (1.86 mi). The trails are very well-maintained and easy to hike, with beautiful views of the coast, beginning with the romanti...
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  • Sorrento, Italy

    Explore Bagni Della Regina Giovanna

    Take a short bus ride from the Sorrento city center to Marina di Puolo and experience a favorite local swimming spot.After taking the local bus to Marina di Puolo (if you're not sure, ask the bus driver to let you know when you reach the stop), cross the road from the café on the corner and follo...
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  • Camogli, Italy

    Hike from Camogli to San Fruttoso

    5.8 mi / 520 ft gain
    You can either start in Camogli, hike to San Fruttoso and take a ferry back (like we did). Do this as an out-and-back hike. Or take the ferry to San Fruttoso and hike in the reverse to Camogli. Here is a link to the schedule, but always double check. Also, you're exposed for roughly 80% of this h...
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  • Bagni San Filippo, Italy

    Soak in the Thermal Pools at Fosso Bianco

    5.0
    1 mi
    The Tuscan countryside is famous for its vineyards, rolling hills, and amazing wine, but what you probably didn't know, is that it's also home to some of Italy's best hot springs. In an area known as Bagni San Filippo, a stream littered with hot springs flows through the woods on the edge of a sm...
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