Pietrasanta in Tuscany's northern coastal region is an artist's sanctuary. It is a beautiful town and truly unique. It is located just below Carrara where the marble is mined from the mountains. And it is just above Forte dei Marmi, which is famous for its beaches. It is about 35 miles from both Pisa and Lucca. And it is located about 1.5 hours south of the Cinque Terre. For more about trips to Italy click ItalianTourism.us Italy tour packages.