Snorkeling | PArco di Portofino | Portofino | Liguria Snorkeling in the Park of Portofino
Today we introduce you an alternative way to enjoy the beauty of the Tigullio Gulf, the panorama from the sea, in fact our shores emerge in all their majesty and admire the extravagant geological formations of these hills which flow into the Mediterranean.
The destination of our tour is the Marine Protected Area of Portofino, submerged cliffs of Portofino promontory are home to a vast wildlife and rich flora, almost unique in the Mediterranean Sea.
"One area saves to watch": with this slogan started in 2000 the action of promotion and protection of one of the most beautiful stretches of beach and famous of the world, that host every year million of tourists, who want to experience the thrill of excursions by boat to admire the beauty of, or diving in the extraordinary depths of the Portofino promontory.
"So clear like water": what to see? On the coast you can admire the charming villages of Paraggi, Portofino and San Fruttuoso, the towering cliffs overlooking the sea, the rich diversity of a Mediterranean scub vegetation.
On the seabed do not miss the amazing underwater reefs, of considerable natural value, where you can find various types of sea fans, the famous red coral of Portofino, many species of fish... not forgetting the vast seagrass meadows, vast natural wealth and refuge of so much animal life.
In collaboration with Massub Diving Center of Lavagna we propose you a beautiful half-day excursion to Portofino Promontory by boat, the service is subject to availability and runs daily from the pier in Lavagna (easily accessible by car, train or bus).
The cost per person is € 25.00 (there are on demand offers for families and groups of up to 12 people). Departure is at 9.30 am / 10.00 am and the return is around 12.00/12.30 am. On request you can rent a mask and flippers to carry over to swim in crystal clear waters a little exploration of marine beauty of the area.
The guys on reception will be happy to book you an excursion.