Castiglione della Pescaia is a town with 8,000 inhabitants, in the heart of the Tuscan Maremma. Due to the quality of the sea and the beaches, environmental care and equipment, it is considered an exclusive tourist destination. Since 2000, it has been the leader for 8 consecutive years with the 5 sails of Legambiente, positioning itself as the first seaside resort for environmental and tourist quality in the annual classification of Legambiente and Touring Club; for the same reason the territory of Castiglione della Pescaia is also called “the small Switzerland” or “the Switzerland of the Maremma”.