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Great visit and nice views

Portofino is a lovely little Italian city and part of its charm is the exclusiveness of it. It... read more

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lithlith
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Michigan
Pretty, but overpriced.

Portofino is one of the top destinations on the coast, and sometimes I'm not sure why. While it is... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
lxaest
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Switzerland
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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16034 Portofino, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday

Portofino is a lovely little Italian city and part of its charm is the exclusiveness of it. It isn't easily accessed, which makes it feel different than other coastal Italian cities. But it also has a reputation and is true that it is more expensive...More

Thank lithlith
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Portofino is one of the top destinations on the coast, and sometimes I'm not sure why. While it is very pretty, there are other cities nearby that are beautiful and more-over cheaper for the same experience (Camogli and Santa Margherita for example). The drinks in...More

Thank lxaest
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Reviewed 1 week ago

we spent an afternoon here enjoying ourselves, some drinks and the last of the fantastic september sunshine. This is fantastic place for a rest and refreshments and enjoy the views and people watching. its what you do in Italy, Magnifico!

Thank Andre L
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Reviewed 12 June 2018

Portofino is a beautiful place. It is also crowded and a little expensive. My family and I enjoyed walking around the town and going to the numerous shops. The town is clean and the people were nice. The views from Portofino are beautiful and worth...More

1  Thank Ed B
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Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

If you look at the attached photo you can begin to understand why it’s our favourite Piazza in Italy and perfect for pleasant idleness. Climb the stairs near the boat docks or walk up the small lane starting next to Trattoria Tripoli to Santa Giorgio...More

6  Thank ZM2011
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Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Portofino is not for nothing a tourist attraction of unprecedented size; the really beautiful houses that seem to be stuck on the mountainside, the giant boats at sea and in the harbour, the very expensive shops and terraces where a small beer costs 8 euros......More

Thank Dutch-Gourmand
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Reviewed 15 May 2018

Portofino is a lovely and beautiful place. It is also crowded and expensive. It is fun to walk around the town and marvel at the number of high end shops one after the other. The walk to the church on the hill is not to...More

Thank waterandmore
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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

While very beautiful it felt like a lot of people were trying to be seen, or show how much money they have. Beautiful restaurants and shops featuring almost every designer label but bring your money with you. 5 euro for a coffee was over the...More

Thank jayneeveringham
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

Just breathe and take it all in! Yep, I'm here- spectacular, splendid, superb, wonderful, grand, impressive, awe-inspiring says it all!

Thank MamaT23
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Reviewed 20 November 2017

This is a place just made for walking and taking it all in. There is a natural beauty here enhanced by multi colored buildings.

Thank michael p
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