Enchanting and famous beach locality of Cilento
Marina di Ascea, in the province of Salerno, is the maritime fraction of the municipality of Ascea and is the perfect coastal locality for those who want to admire wonderful landscapes and spend relaxing holidays. It offers unique sceneries with golden beaches, turquoise water and rocky coasts. Marina di Ascea was awarded with a "bandiera blu" for its beautiful beaches and tourist services.
The historical treasures of Marina di Ascea are the excavations of Elea or Velia, birthplace of the philosophical school of Parmenide, and many other archeological sites and medieval structures. Paestum, with its excavations, is only 42 km far from Marina di Ascea, while Agropoli is only 36 km far. The nature lovers will be enchanted by the beauties of this locality and the nearby Palinuro and Marina di Camerota.