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Portofino & St. Margherita on your own

Port/City: Genoa, Italy

Activity Type:
Destination Highlights | Verified Sustainable Experiences

Approximate Duration:
5 hour(s) 30 minute(s)

Prices starting from:
*82.00 USD (Adult)
*69.00 USD (Child)
*0.00 USD (Infant)

Restrictions:  N/A

Important Port/City Information

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Shore Excursions
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.
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Delight in breathtaking oceanfront scenery and calming sea breezes as you leave Genoa for the Ligurian coast to independently explore two seaside villages. Stroll along packed beaches in Santa Margherita, a popular resort town where visit 16th-century castles, watch boats bob in the harbor, or relax in Villa Durazzo's gardens. Enjoy a short boat ride to idyllic Portofino, with its dazzling azure bay waters, brightly hued frescoed houses, gothic oratories, and charming cafes.

• Santa Margherita: Admire 16th-century castles, roam Villa Durazzo's lush gardens, or relax beachside at this popular seaside village.
• Portofino: Arrive by boat to the upscale yachting harbor town, brimming with vibrant villas, gothic churches, and glittering sapphire waters.
• Free Time: Enjoy one hour of independent exploration in Santa Margherita, before spending two hours freely roaming Portofino's waterfront streets.

What to Bring:

• SeaPass card and photo identification
• Camera
• Cash/credit cards
• Sun protection

What to Wear:
• Hat and sunglasses
• Walking shoes with non-slip soles
• Conservative attire required at religious sites

Important Notes:

• Consider physical fitness and medical history when selecting tour.
• Guests prone to motion sickness should take precautions.
• An escort will be on coach to answer questions.
• Tour does not include lunch or entrance fees.
• No exposed shoulders or knees at religious sites.
• Guests failing to meet return bus are responsible for finding their own way back to ship.
• Drive to St. Margherita approximately 45 minutes; boat ride to Portofino approximately 30 minutes.
• Mariner of the Seas: Tour only for guests debarking in the port of Civitavecchia.
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