Experience a day in the life of a fisherman on the “Castel Dragone” boat. Enjoy breakfast on board, followed by a demonstration of local fishing techniques.
Dive into the waters of the famous “Blue Mile”, lunch on your catch, then head to the tiny Fishing Museum in Punta Chiappa.
From beginners to experienced divers, explore the unforgettable Portofino Protected Marine Area with our Scuba Diving programme.
Photographers will love the Underwater Photography programme. An advanced course is run by professional underwater photographer and freelance journalist Adriano Penco.
Our Cinque Terre tours take in the famous UNESCO World Heritage Site, one of Italy’s most precious treasures.
Five picturesque villages—Monterosso, Vernazza, Corniglia, Manarola and Riomaggiore—are linked by a coastal path that winds vineyards, white-sand beaches, and rocky seascapes.
The promontory of Portofino is a National Park of great natural beauty. It is a paradise for walkers, hikers and picnickers.
Ancient paths lead through olive groves and vineyards up to chestnut forests, which have served the locals for centuries. Our Concierge can recommend a variety of itineraries for you.
Carrara Marble Quarries
Michelangelo, Bernini, Canova and Rodin all sourced the marble for their masterpieces in Carrara.
Explore the quarries in a 4x4 off-road vehicle and learn about excavation. Visit Cave Michelangelo for spectacular ocean views, pausing at a “larderia” to sample “lardo di Colonnata IGP”, a local delicacy.