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Address: Riviera di Levante, Santa Margherita Ligure, Italy
Phone Number: +39 02 7010 5646
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US$ 35.47*
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Half-day Walking tour of Portofino and the Pearls of Tigullio Gulf
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US$ 129.88*
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Genoa and Portofino Day Trip from Milan

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Beautiful place, near Portofino.

This little town sits on the riviera just north of Portofino and you can easily get a cheap bus anywhere along the route. It's very pretty and easy & quick to get to from the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Guildford, United Kingdom
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Guildford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This little town sits on the riviera just north of Portofino and you can easily get a cheap bus anywhere along the route. It's very pretty and easy & quick to get to from the unattractive city of Genoa. I visted in October and it was very dead. Barely any people about as I guess it was out of season.... More 

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Warsaw, Poland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

great ice cream, beautiful views, perfect for a nice walk along the promenade, and close to Portofino

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a beautiful city. The buildings are so pretty, they have painted the outside of the windows on just about all of them. There are plenty of places to eat. The beach is lovely. Some places do charge a bit for a bed and umbrella so choose carefully! There were different markets set up along the streets which allowed you... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely to walk on the promenade and eat gelato... portofino is one hr walk away... n 10 mins by bus.... great place best to have a car or travel by train. Cos the cab is very exhorbitant here

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Perfect for a walk on the little streets, amongst the palm trees, grab some gelatto and just enjoy the incredible atmosphere. Perfect for a walk by the seaside too... Would definitely visit again!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

This area is the place to stay if visiting Portofino and surrounding area. Perfect location with lots to do.

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

I highly recommend staying in Santa Margherita as there are many seaside restaurants, beautiful churches, hotels, beaches and great shopping. Just loved staying at the Imperiele Palace Hotel! Everything is walkable and Portofino is a 15 minute ferrry ride.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Loved this beautiful area of Italy, in the Italian Riviera. We saved the best for last and only wished we had allowed more days to relax here.

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Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

Santa Margherita Ligure is conveniently located between the 5 small villages and Portofino. It is on the coast, easy access from Genoa or Pisa by plane or train. Train service links you to the 5 small villages. Its a good 20 min. scenic walk to Portofino. It has a beautiful church, a market, nice old characterful interesting shops and lots... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

We spent 11 days there and it was the highlight of our 6 week vacation. Unlike Cinque terre and Portofino, it is not overun by tourists, The town center, port and beaches are charming and very clean. The tourist bureau was very helpful for directions and arranging day tours. There is ferry service that will take you anywhere on the... More 

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