Lido degli Scacchi
It is said that at the end of the year 1509, the Serenissima wanted to punish foibles expansionist Este with an attack river to the Duchy of Ferrara. On the banks of the Po, a bloody confrontation took place, which saw a landslide victory militia Ferrara, with the sinking of most Venetian boats, thanks to the fire: guns, culverins, mortars and muskets, promptly posted on the bank. Following the victory, a gunner polesano, surname Arveda, faithful to Duke Alfonso I d'Este, was knighted "Chess", probably in honor of his effective strategy in place the artillery. About what he was given a woodland, the ancient Bosco Eliceo, between Borgo Fountain (now St. Joseph) and Magnavacca (currently Portogaribaldi). From this arose the first settlement, the Borgo Chess, and all around it developed a large area planted with vines, from which he produced until a few decades ago the Bosco Eliceo.
The beach of Lido degli Scacchi, neat and clean is the hub of tourist activity during the day. The bathing establishments are able to offer cutting-edge services, the most complete peace of mind for parents thanks to the rescue personnel and animation in charge of entertaining the children and plenty of fun thanks to the organization of sports tournaments and activities group involving swimmers of all ages.
Each evening is enlivened by cultural initiatives and events
The walk along the streets of downtown offers tourists a wide choice of local restaurants to suit all tastes, outdoor markets along the Avenue of the Central Alps, festivals and folk festivals where you eat and drink in the company.
The Lido degli Scacchi also offers opportunities for fun with a variety of niches typical for enjoying good food, with music for all tastes, arcades, famous ice cream stores and opportunities to spend a fun evening, venturing perhaps in literary competitions.
Every year, in full summer season, costume parades and floats masked celebrate the Birthday Party of this and the Lido Pomposa, held on August 8.
The Lido degli Scacchi is also an ideal base for countless excursions in the picturesque park of the Po Delta and the Valleys of Comacchio, for cultural visits to towns such as the splendid Comacchio and fascinating places like the Abbey of Pomposa and Castle Mesola.
- Lido di Pomposa
- Lido degli Estensi
- Lido delle Nazioni
- Lido degli Scacchi
- Lido di Spina
- Porto Garibaldi
- Lido di Volano
- Services not included
- On holiday with our pet friends
- Swimming Pool
- Beach Service included
- Washing Machines