The locality is ideal for walking and bicycle excursions, during which it is possible to encounter various animals such as wild boar, foxes and porcupines. One of many sign-posted walking paths arrives at the waterfalls on the Farma stream known as i Canaloni (picture below) where one may bath or go fishing during the summer months. It is possible to rent bicycles for an excursion.
There are also many local historical and archaeological sites:
The foundry of Torniella, an iron foundry originating in the mediaeval period with more recent but interesting structures visible now, Castle of the Belagaio, Thermal baths of Petriolo and the Etruscan ruins at Vetulonia.
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The Maremma Park extends over a rectangular area of 17,000 hectares, bounded on the north by the Tombolo pine forest and Talamone in the south. Within the park is the mouth of the river Ombrone, the pine forest of the Grand-dukes at Marina di Talamone, and the Uccellina mountain range which is 500 m at its highest. You can still see the eight mediaeval towers built there by Cosimo I de’ Medici, to warn him of danger approaching from the sea. At Poggio Lecci you can see the ruins of the Abbey of San Rabano, built in the eleventh century and dismantled by the Siennese in the fifteenth. Down below there are caves which were inhabited in prehistoric times. There are tours of the park which go in search of rare plants and wildlife (there are 229 protected species of birds) and to enjoy the views over the islands of the archipelago. NOTE that the park is not open every day and you should start early - it gets very hot in summer.