Follonica, Province of Grosseto, Tuscany
Follonica, is situated on the Gulf of Follonica, about 40 km north-west of the city of Grosseto, and is a popular tourist site during the summer, mostly visited by the Italians. The city was frequently awarded the Bandiera Blu ("Blue Flag") for the cleanliness of its beaches and sea water.
The Via Aurelia highway (SS 1), which runs from Rome to the French-Italian border, passes close by the city. The railway linking Reggio Calabria in the south and Turin in the north runs through the city, providing direct railway connections to the cities of Rome, Turin, Naples, Pisa and La Spezia, among others.
- Population: about 21,000 inhabitants
- Zip/postal code: 58022
- Dialing Area Code: +39 0566
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