Lignano Sabbiadoro was inhabited at the time of the Roman Empire that built a garrison to control the lagoon, the turistic development started in the 30s when streets were built to connect the nearby towns and in the 1938 there were already over a thousand sleeping accomodations.

Lignano Sabbiadoro has over 8 kilometres of well-equipped beach with more than 40 beach-offices, free beaches and campings on the Adriatic sea, a perfect place for a relaxing holiday at the sea and also a great experience between shops and restaurants in the center of the town.

There are 3 different locations: Lignano Sabbiadoro, plenty of shops, restaurants and open bars for a pleasing evening, Lignano Pineta, made up of graceful boulevards where young people group together in summer and Lignano Riviera, surrounded by the green to enjoy the calmness of the sea. Each of this locations has a lot of Hotels suitable for everyone and also offers apartments and rooms to rent for every type of holiday. Lignano Sabbiadoro also has 5 shores with more than 5000 moorings and 2 wide campings.

Lignano Sabbiadoro it's a popular location for young people for the wide variety of entertainment, the numerous sport equipments, the amazing environmental heritage and the nearby locations with strong cultural opportunities. Among the different entertainment resources sticks out the Zoo Park "Punta Verde", the "Arena Alpe Adria" for concerts and shows, the "Acquasplash" with water games, the amusement park "Strabilia" and the Golf Club.