Also called "Riviera delle Palme" because of its luxurious vegetation. Over 7.000 palm trees grow on the beach and along the sea promenade. The latter, 5 km long, has been recently renewed and almost entirely rearranged to give a classical tropical look to the town. Along this natural environment you can find a large number of beach resorts called "chalet", where the customers can enjoy themselves all night long.
Tourists who like sports will be satisfied to find a boat club, a tennis club, a hockey and skating rink, an athletic field, a sports facility a mini-golf, several swimming pools and the stadium "Riviera delle Palme", headquarters of the local football team "Sambenedettese Calcio" The tourists can enjoy many outdoor shows concerning sports, theater and music.
Moreover, they can visit the Fish Museum, the Amphorae Museum and Marine Civilization and the "Palacongressi" building, where interesting international exhibitions are prepared, e.g. the "Leonardo da Vinci" exhibition in 2000. The Antiques Market Exhibition named "L'Antico e le Palme" has already gained international recall. This year it will take place on 6-7-8 April, June and September.
San Benedetto del Tronto is a summer holiday resort, known for its wide and well-equipped sandy seashore and shallow water, perfectly suitable for families and children..