Entrance from the sea side of the Park is served by the “Casone” car park (capacity: 100 cars, 6 coache)

  • Visitors to the Park can park free of charge in this car park, inserting at their departure, in the automatic barrier machine, the token obtained from the Park Ticket Office.
  • The “Casone” car park can also accommodate buses of the visitors to the Park.
  • The buses of the visitors to the Park must display clearly the documentation authorizing access, obtained beforehand during booking, through the Booking Office, of the Val di Cornia Parks.

Entrance from mountain/Acropolis of Populonia side of the Park::

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Shuttle services

Caldanelle Parking à San Cerbone area Park entrance
San Cerbone area entrance à Acropolis area entrance

For disabled people:
It is available a road link from the Caldanelle parking to the Casone parking (the parking of the Archaelogical Park) and from Populonia it is possible to require a special shuttle service for the transfer of disabled people. It is necessary to send an application almost 5 days before to the Call Center of the Val di Cornia Parks (fax 0565 226521 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)

Informazioni presso l’Ufficio Informazioni e Prenotazioni (Tel +39 0565 226445)


Entrances and visitor centres

The Park has two access points: one over the bay of Baratti, and one located in the old town of Populonia.
At both sites it is possible to obtain information and get the tickets.


Guided visit

Individual and family:
Admission charge, free visiting.
The guided tours, included in the ticket price, commence at set times and enable the visitor to appreciate the beauty of the sites and their contexts. The complete visit to the park requires a full day.

Schools and groups:
Admission charge, obligatory reservation for guided tours.



In the Park shop, books (specialized and popular publishing) and gifts (in particular unrefined and treated minerals for the production of small necklaces, Etruscan and Roman art reproductions and small jewels).
A section is dedicated to the texts published by the Val di Cornia Parks and to the Val di Cornia Parks logo items/gifts.
Open here this section of the shop to view some of the Parchi Val di Cornia branded articles.


Bar-Restaurant Point

In the San Cerbone area is open Bar and Restaurant Point "I TrEtruschi".ristorante 01


Useful advice

Outdoor clothing with trekking boots and sunhat is advised in the summer months

Access for the disabled
Access for the disabled is permitted to the Visitor Centre, on the route of the Necropolis of San Cerbone and on the route of the Via delle Cave as far as Campo all’Arpia, on the monumental route of the area of the Acropolis and naturally in the places and routes where the disabled themselves consider possible with regard to their handicap.