Portofino & St. Margherita on your own - GN15
OVERVIEW: If you're already familiar with Santa Margherita Ligure and Portofino and want to rediscover the villages or you desire more time for independent sightseeing, experience Santa Margherita Ligure and Portofino on your own.
HIGHLIGHTS: Enjoy one hour in Santa Margherita and two hours in Portofino to explore independently.
NOTES: The drive to St. Margherita is approximately 45 minutes and the boat ride to Portofino is approximately 30 minutes, dependent upon traffic conditions. This tour does not include lunch or entrance fees.
This tour is designed for guests who are already familiar with the villages of Santa Margherita Ligure and Portofino and want to rediscover the villages on their own or for those guests who desire more time for independent exploration.
-Santa Margherita Ligure: Explore this beautiful summer resort.
-Portofino: Glimpse views of calm green waters and luxurious yachts.
-Free Time: Enjoy one hour in Santa Margherita and two hours in Portofino to explore independently.
Begin your discovery of the Ligurian countryside with a 45-minute scenic ride to Santa Margherita. Upon arrival in St. Margherita, your escort will designate a meeting time and place for the journey to Portofino. Then enjoy approximately one hour of free time to explore the beautiful summer resort of Santa Margherita.
At the appointed time, return to the meeting place and board a motorboat for a short ride to Portofino. The fame of Portofino is worldwide and its calm green waters attract the most luxurious yachts. Enjoy the views of typical frescoed houses from a cafe table in the small decorative square. You will have approximately 2 hours of free time in Portofino before returning to your ship in Genoa.
What to Bring:
-You should always take your Sea Pass card (provided onboard the ship) and photo identification when in port
-Camera and local currency
-Sun protection and sunglasses
What to Wear:
-During summer, hats and other forms of sun protection are highly recommended.
-Flat-soled, comfortable walking shoes are highly recommended.
-Guests are requested to dress conservatively when visiting sacred sites. Clothing should cover shoulders and knees. Shorts and vests are inappropriate.
- An escort will be on coach to answer questions.
- Tour does not include lunch or entrance fees.
-If guests should miss the return bus, transportation back to the vessel is their own responsibility and at their own expense.
- The drive to St. Margherita is approximately 45 minutes and the boat ride to Portofino is approximately 30 minutes, dependent upon traffic conditions.
- This tour will be offered for the Mariner of the Seas - only for guests debarking in the port of Civitavecchia, Rome.