Ermak Travel Guide

 

The World at your fingertips 

 

 

 

 

 

Arcipelago Toscano National Park

Arcipelago Toscano National Park

 

 

 

Location: Portoferraio, Tuscany    Map

 

Area: 746.63 km2 (288.28 sq mi)

 

 

 

Arcipelago Toscano National Park that protects an area of Archipelago Toscano is located near town of Portoferraio, Tuscany province of Italy. Arcipelago Toscano National Park covers an area of 746.63 km2 (288.28 sq mi). The most famous island of the Toscano Archipelago is island of Elbe. In 1814 Napoleon Bonaparte was exiled here with a personal guard of 600 men after being defeated by Russian Emperor Alexander I and his allies. He did not stick around to enjoy the beautiful landscape and Mediterranean sea. He returned to France to seize back his power for about 100 days before being completely defeated at the battle of Waterloo.

 

 

 

 

 

 

blog comments powered by Disqus