A long, narrow land, with colorful villages overlooking the sea, that no, are not living cribs, but for many... places of the soul. Getting there on a sailboat is a privilege that we like to tell and offer to all the people who choose this destination.
Period: all the year. Of course, in the middle of winter we will not do dips and baths, but we will see the land from a different point of view.
Suggested holiday: a weekend, a week, two ... Here everything is possible.
Port of departure: La Spezia or Genova.
The best beach: The "baia del silenzio" in Sestri Levante
The best bay for sunset and night at anchor: the Bay of San Michele, between Portofino and Santa Margherita
What to see: Porto Venere and the "cinque terre"
What to taste: trofie with pesto, potatoes and green beans
Special not to be missed: the pirate party at Cà di Mare (La Spezia)
Movie to see before departure: Marcello Marcello, directed by Denis Rabaglia
Porto Venere e le cinque terre
Vernazza, Monterosso, Corniglia, Manarola, Rio Maggiore are perfect for day sailing, a visit to the villages and a taste of Ligurian specialties.
Do not miss a visit to the monastery and the castle of Porto Venere.
Portofino e il golfo del Tigullio
This big gulf has something special, will be the shape of the mountains and the characteristic profile of Portofino, will be its calm waters or bays where you take a dip in the emerald green water, the fact is that everyone passes through here falls in love.