A short walk from the Hotel Paris in Lignano Pineta you can find many outdoor activities for everyone.
In fact, not far, there is the beautiful cycle path that goes through the entire Lignano Pineta on the seafront and then plunges inside the green pinewood of the Bella Italia EFA Village. Along this cycle path, flat and very easy also for children, you can reach Lignano Sabbiadoro along the beach and entering the centuries-old pinewood, enjoying the nature of our city.
Through the cycle path or even on foot with a walk, you reach also the pedestrian city centre in Lignano Sabbiadoro, where you can eat a pizza in one of the many pizzerias or do shopping in the shops. There are ice-cream parlours, bars and amusements for children until late in the evening.
One of the symbols of Lignano Pineta is the "treno" (train), the backbone of the famous spiral shape that characterizes this area of the city.
The "Treno di Lignano Pineta" is the promenade of the city centre and, from Piazza Rosa dei Venti facing the church, takes you to the beach in a succession of shops, restaurants, small groceries and squares where take place theatre shows for children and sporting and musical events.
Towards the end of the promenade is located the beautiful "Parco del Mare", where, inside, there are tennis courts and the PalaPineta, a structure that hosts many events during the summer season.
In the Parco del Mare you find also a restaurant and the playground I Gommosi. This park with inflatable games is dedicated to children from 1 to 12 years old. They can play without time limits and parents and take a break on comfortable benches.
If you want enjoy a different day, the water park Aquasplash is the one for you.
Created in 1980, it has been the first water park in Italy and still today offers a good alternative to a day at the beach. Located at the entrance of Lignano, the park offers many water slides for children and adults, pool of different dimensions, some with hydromassage, a pool for artificial waves and numerous games in and out of the water.
In addition to the swimming pools, Aquasplash offers also green areas to sunbathe, picnic and fast food areas. You can reach it by bus or by walking.
Near the Aquasplash every Monday morning in the summer takes place the weekly market. Between stalls of fruit and vegetable, clothing, leather goods and games for children you can spend a pleasant morning making excellent purchases.
A few kilometres away there is the zoo Parco Zoo Punta Verde in Lignano Riviera. Reachable by bus, the park is a large zoological garden on a bend of the Tagliamento river, which extends over 10 hectares and hosts a great variety of animals in habitats suited to their needs.
In addition to the visit, the Lignano zoo offers activities just like close encounter with lemures, giraffes and turtles, a visit to the zoo with a keeper to discover secrets and habits of different animals and the walks at dusk.
If you want to discover the hidden corners of Lignano, from the mouth of the river Tagliamento to the lagoon, then we advise you to rent a bicycle in one of the many rental shops and calmly travel the various cycle paths, enjoying the beautiful landscapes that the city offers.