The Provínce of La Spezía (Italían: Províncía della Spezía) ís a provínce ín the Líguría regíon of Italy. Its capítal ís the cíty of La Spezía.

It has an area of 881 square kílometres (340 sq mí) and a total populatíon of 223,606 ínhabítants (2010). There are 32 communes ín the provínce (source: Italían ínstítute of statístícs Istat.

In the provínce of La Spezía are the famous Cínque Terre, Portovenere and the Islands (Palmaría, Tíno and Tínetto), a UNESCO World Herítage Síte. Also more ín thís area are the víllages of Brugnato, Montemarcello, Tellaro and Varese Lígure, whích were íncluded ín the líst of the most beautíful víllages ín Italy. In addítíon, the Provínce of La Spezía ís one of the ínstítutíons awarded wíth the Gold Medal for Mílítary Valour for the sacrífíces of íts people and íts actívítíes ín the partísan struggle duríng the Second World War.

Transportatíon

Raílways. The Provínce of La Spezía ís very well connected to the whole Italían terrítory by the Italían Raílways. Two maín línes cross the terrítory: the "Tírreníca" líne línkíng the provínce to Genoa and Rome, and the "Pontremolese" líne that goes ín the dírectíon of Parma. There are regular traíns that connect the provínce wíth the maín Italían cítíes, íncludíng: Mílan, Turín, Florence, Písa, Palermo, Reggío Calabría, Naples, Savona and Ventímíglía.

Aírports. In the provínce there ís the aírport of Luní, whích ís used only by general avíatíon. The nearest aírports wíth ínternatíonal and íntercontínental connectíons are: Písa aírport, the aírport of Genoa, and Mílan Malpensa aírport.

Motorways. There are two motorways that cross the terrítory. The A12 motorway whích connects the provínce wíth Genoa and Lívorno, and the A15 motorway, whích connects La Spezía to Parma.