Partake in this private walking tour in Santa Margherita Ligure's village, the colourful bay of Portofino and discover the amazing cove of San Fruttuoso.
Come along to this private walking tour in Santa Margherita Ligure to visit the charming villas and then we will take a panoramic trip to the colorful bay of Portofino. After the eventful tour, we will take another tour to the amazing San Fruttuoso, where a medieval Abbey is built on the pebble beach.
You will meet with your local private guide in Santa Margherita Ligure railway station or an arranged pickup service at your hotel in Santa Margherita. This walking tour really highlights the picturesque villages in the heart of Portofino Natural Park: Santa Margherita, Portofino and San Fruttuoso. The tour starts in the picturesque village of Santa Margherita Ligure, where it was once called the "salotto" of the entire Tigullio Gulf. Its famous troump d'oeil painted palaces will fascinate you. As you walk among the charming villas, take note of the surrounding elegant gardens and parks. From Santa Margherita's harbor, you'll be taken to Portofino by boat (weather and sea conditions permitting; otherwise, you'll take the public bus) that will offer you a panoramic view of the Italian Riviera.
Like a pearl set in the lush greenery of the promontory, Portofino is a colorful bay on the Italian Riviera which is on everyone's list of places to visit! This center of élite tourism, once a small fishing village and still optimally preserved, is not only the playground for rich and famous but because of its position and preserved park and marina it offers a different kind of outdoor experiences! In this place, if you want, you can taste the famous Genoese focaccia that comes in many version and ingredients.
We will take another boat to San Fruttuoso to reach to this virgin cove of the most intense blue water with a medieval abbey built right on the pebble beach. The image sets to the time where San Fruttuoso remained untouched by time and people. The Abbey was restored and now being protected by the Italian National Trust, it is definitely a unique place to be.
Meeting point information and local telephone numbers at your destination are included on your Confirmation Voucher.
We recommend comfortable clothes and shoes.