Useful Information and Numbers
All the information you need for your trip to Giglio Island: tips and useful numbers as well as emergency information for all cases.
Some useful tips for planning your holiday on Giglio Island
- FERRY BOOKING
For those who want to take the car to the island, it is recommended to book the place for the car on the ferry in advance especially if you arrive or leave on the weekend, during a holiday or in the period from mid-June and mid September. The same is valid alos for the return on Sunday afternoon also for passengers only.
- VEHICLE RESTRICTIONS
In the three central weeks of August the access of the island for vehicles is restricted if you have an italian number plate. You need to stay at least for 4 nights on Giglio and have to fill out out a self-certification: Autocertificazione PDF.
Any free camping with tents or campers is prohibited throughout the Giglio territory. Camping is only allowed at the Giglio Campese campsite.
Because of the immanent danger of fire, it is strictly forbidden to light fires.
The code for Giglio is 0564 from Italy and +39 0564 internationally. Mobile networks works well on the eastern coast while there is no network on the south-west coast.
- TRINKING WATER
The tap water of the Giglio comes from a desalination plant located on the road to the Cannelle beach. When not filtered it is used usually only for cooking. There are two fountains in Giglio Castello from the Selvaggia spring and in Giglio Porto from the S. Giorgio spring where you can get free trinking water.
- NATIONAL PARK
The protected areas of the Tuscan Archipelago National Park on Giglio are exclusively land in the southern part of the island. No stretch of the sea is protected, so it is allowed to navigate, anchor, stop, dive and fish on the entire coast.
- VISITING WITH DOG
When visiting Giglio with your dog please note that during the summer months the 4 main beaches Campese, Cannelle, Arenella and Caldane are restricted. However almost all lidos (stabilimenti balneari) accept dogs.
|Emergency at Sea||1530
Guardia Costiera Giglio
|Municipal police||+39 0564 809232 - Giglio Porto
|Carabinieri||+39 0564 807003 - Giglio Castello|
|Finance Guard||+39 0564 809395|
|Port Authorities||+39 0564 809480
Capitaneria di Giglio Porto
|Emergency Medical Service||First Aid and Medical Services - Presidio Distrettuale ASL Isola del Giglio|
|Pharmacy - Giglio Porto||+39 0564 808120
Summer Opening Hours: Mon. - Sun.: 9 am - 1 pm and 4.30 pm - 8 pm
|Pharmacy - Giglio Campese||Via della Torre 23 (church), open only in July/August at 17:30-20:00
contact the pharmacy in Giglio Porto for any information
|Veterinarian||There is no veterinary doctor at Giglio. For emergencies and any other problems, contact the closest structures to
Orbetello: La Fenice Clinic +39 0564 386855
Albinia: Costa d'Argento Veterinary Clinic (h24 7/7) +39 0564 865534
Isola del Giglio
| Via Provinciale 9, Giglio Porto
Orario Marzo - Ottobre
tutti i giorni, dalle 9:00 alle 13:00 e dalle 14:00 alle 18:00
Orario Novembre - Febbraio
Lunedì, Mercoledì e Sabato dalle 9:00 alle 13:00
Parco Nazionale Arcipelago Toscano
|Casa del Parco presso la Pro Loco a Giglio Porto
Via Provinciale 9, Giglio Porto
+39 0564 809400
|Ormeggio Giglio Porto|| 338-8191555
Info e Contatti
|Comune Isola del Giglio||0564 806064|
|Chiese del Giglio||Orari e Contatti|
|Traghetti - Maregiglio||Porto St. Stefano 0564 812920
Giglio Porto 0564 809309
|Traghetti - Toremar||Porto St. Stefano 0564 810803
Giglio Porto 0564 809349
|Taxi NCC - Andrea Ansaldo||340 8732865|
|Taxi NCC - Antonio Blanco||347 1941888|
|Taxi NCC - Ottavio Brizzi||338 9706950|
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