Essential Punta Ala Information
Things to do
An exceptional excursion from Follonica is Punta Ala, only a few minutes by car taking Collacchie Road towards the South.
Modern and well equipped residential village with a rational tourist port, Punta Ala rises on a promontory surrounded by the sea in a wonderful position. For its sport facilities, its elegant villas and hotels which are all built respecting the natural environment, it is the most "fashionable" tourist centre of the Maremma.
In the immediate vicinities you can also visit historical cities where there are several important museums. The cities include Tarquinia, Volterra, Populonia, Vetulonia, Saturnia, Roselle, Massa Marittima, Grosseto.
The Punta Ala website is http://www.puntaala.net/
La Cambusa Supermercati - Punta Ala
At the harbour
Ph. + 39 0564 923.177
HOUSE AND BOAT DELIVERY ON REQUEST
There is also a large shopping center 'il Gualdo' where there are several shops.
There are some banks in Punta Ala, one is
Monte dei Paschi di Siena which is found in the 'CENTRO IL GUALDO'
ph. +39 0564 923087
In winter it is open from Monday to Friday, approximate opening times are 9:00 to 13:30. In the summer it is also open for one hour in the middle of the afternoon. There is also a cash dispenser at the bank.
There is a petrol station in Punta Ala, it is an ESSO station.
Ph. +39 0564 921.006
They also do small repairs on cars/motorbikes
On site repairs on request - Tyre repairer
Bike rent and repairs
June - September - approximate opening times are 7am to 20pm (also sunday).
October - May - approximate opening times are 7am to 19pm (sunday closed, saturday closed in the afternoon).
FARMACIA "Il Delfino" S.n.c.
di Micheli e Del Vescovo
Al Gualdo -Punta Ala (GR) - ITALY
Ph. +39 0564 922.101
Open from Monday to Friday, approximate opening times are 8:30 to 12:30 and from 16:00 to 18.00.
In the summer on appointment a cosmetics specialist will be at your disposal for a free check of your skin and hair.
From 15 June to 15 September there is available a sale point at the harbour (Seasonal Chemistry Point) Ph. +39 0564 923.349
Nearest emergency room & hospital
Misericordia Punta Ala
58040 Punta Ala (GR) - ITALY
Tel. + 39 0564 939.099
Ospedale della Misericordia
Via Senese 161
ph. +39 0564 485111
Emergency service: 118
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