Scauri belongs to the municipality Minturno and is the largest district with about 8 000 inhabitants. The resort is located at the foot of Scauri Ausonians mountains (1500 m) and is surrounded by hills that are covered with typical Mediterranean shrubs, trees and plants.
Four kilometers of sandy beach, bordered by the Silver Mountain and Nature Reserve Riviera di Ulisse with the Golden Mountain, ideal for swimming, sunbathing, relaxing or walking. With the numerous beach resorts there is the opportunity to rent umbrellas to operate wind surf or kite surf, rent canoes and paddle boats or attend a sailing course.
Swimming in the Mediterranean Sea from mid-April to end of October. About sun all year on the beach and run barefoot on the shore of the water.
If you like it a little quieter can visit the beach Spiaggia dei Sassolini in a small bay or visit the oasis of the WWF Nature Reserve Riviera di Ulisse. The nature reserve by remains of the Roman Villa Mamurra (1st century BC) are also ideal for walks and exploring.
Remains of the Roman city Minturnae with the amphitheater which can be seen located on the famous Via Appia. Here you can visit the open-air events such as concerts, theater and dance performances in the summer.
The picturesque medieval Old Town Minturno is 3 kilometers away on a green hill surrounded by lemon, orange and olive trees.
A wide variety of restaurants - from simple pizzeria on typical restaurants serving good local cuisine to gourmet restaurants - and pubs can be found in Scauri and environment. In Mary Square, in the Scoglio and Mary rock evenings are often held with live music. The Mary Rock is located in a romantic bay directly on and over the water, it is an open-air restaurant is open only during the summer months.
Scauri is also an ideal starting point for day trips to Rome, Naples, Pompeii, Caserta, Vesuvius, Monte Cassino, islands, mountains, archaeological sites, monasteries and spas.
Leisure in Scauri:
- Swimming, sailing and sailing lessons, windsurfing, kite surfing, water skiing, paddle boat and canoe rentals, bike rentals, snorkeling in the nature reserve, fishing, rollerblading, mountain biking, basketball, tennis, rock climbing, horseback riding and riding lessons
Walks in the nature reserve Riviera di Ulisse
-Visits: the Roman city Minturnae with the amphitheater, the Roman aqueduct, the ancient wall of the city Pirae from Ausonians time, the old town of Minturno
Pubs, typical restaurants and pizzerias
Live music in the open air restaurant Mary rock or in Scoglio
-In the summer: dance, theater and music performances in the Roman amphitheater
-Early July: the harvest festival in Minturno (Sagra delle raining)
-In September: the beer festival in Scauri (Festa della Birra)
Christmas: Christmas market with crafts and Christmas crib exhibition in the medieval castle of Minturno
-Weekly market on Wednesdays in Scauri
-Fresh fish, there are morning and Scoglio at the D'Arsenal in Scauri
-Tourist boat trips