Discover the local area - Hotel Tigullio Lavagna
The surroundings of the Hotel Tigullio
Hotel Tigullio suggests some tourist destinations, the most beautiful resorts of the Riviera Ligure to visit during your stay: the Aquarium of Genoa, Portofino and San Fruttuoso, Cinque Terre and Sestri Levante. Each location is easily accessible by car and train.
Visit the Aquarium of Genoa
Since 1992, the Aquarium of Genoa is the largest aquarium in Italy and the second in Europe: The tour lasts about 2 hours and 30min over an area of 9,700 square meters along a path that takes you through tanks
that host fish and reptiles living in reconstructed natural environments.
The tanks that host sharks, dolphins and seals are of great interest.
How to get to the Aquarium of Genoa.
Visit Portofino and San Fruttuoso
"And here, suddenly, we discovered a hidden cove of olives and chestnut trees. A small village, Portofino, widens like an arc of the moon around this peaceful basin. Crossing slowly the narrow passage that connects the sea to this magnificent natural port we penetrate into the amphitheater of the houses, surrounded by a forest of green, so powerful and fresh, and everything is reflected in the mirror of calm waters, where a few fishing boats seem to sleep. "Guy de Maupassant 1889
Visit San Fruttuoso
Visit Cinque Terre
Cinque Terre: Monterosso, Vernazza, Corniglia, Manarola and Riomaggiore. one of the most fascinating natural areas of the Mediterranean coast ... rocky coasts overlooking the sea, 5 villages resting on spurs of stone ... a unique landscape.
Visit Sestri Levante
"What a fabulous evening spent in Sestri Levante! The inn was very close to the sea and strong surf was lapping it, the clouds seemed to be made out of fire and the mountains were reflecting the most beautiful, vivid colors. The trees themselves were like giant baskets of fruit, full of rich clusters taken
by screws. ", wrote one day Hans Christian Andersen (1805-1875) ... the charm of a magical place…
Visit Sestri Levante