This short trip will let you immerse yourselves in the glamorous and elegant atmosphere of the sunny towns of Sanremo and Bordighera, famous for the Liberty Style villas, the casino and the exotic gardens. But you will also experience the authentic atmosphere of Medieval villages where it looks like time hasn’t passed by.
This trip is ideal for those who want to experience the different souls of the Italian Riviera: the elegant Mediterranean style of the coastal resorts and the simple and authentic atmosphere of the amazing inland villages.
Today is your arrival day. Benvenuto! Check-in at your boutique accommodation Sanremo. Relax after a long trip and start feeling the Italian atmosphere!
Take a stroll in the elegant roads of the center or explore the alleyways of the ancient Pigna neighborhood.
For dinner we suggest you to try the famous red shrimps of Sanremo in one of our preferred restaourants.
After breakfast, you’ll meet your local insider and explore together the inland valleys dotted with olive trees and vineyards.
This is the area where they produce the delicate extra-virgin olive oil from Liguria and one of the few red wines of the region, the Rossese.
Driving along the river, you will admire a beautiful landscape of rolling hills till reaching the beautiful village of Dolceacqua dominated by the castle and made unique by the ancient humpback bridge paited y Monet.
Continuing your pleasant journey along the valley the landscapes changes and mountains replace hills. Here, perched on the top of a mountain, you will discover Apricale. From here you can enjoy the view toward the sea and the Ligurian Alps. Apricale is off the beaten path and will fascinate you with its particular urban structure shaped like a spiral.
During your tour you can’t miss to taste local wine in a wine cellar of the village.
Your private guide will pick you up at the hotel and together you’ll reach Bordighera beautiful village with its exotic gardens and noble villas. The special Mediterranean light of this side of the Riviera fascinated many painters and today you will visit the authentic atelier of one of the most famous Italian impressionist painters, Pompeo Mariani.
In the afternoon you’ll explore the beautiful Hanbury gardens. The area where the gardens are situated has a perfect climate all year around. It was so perfect that an English gentleman, Sir Thomas Hanbury, decided to make his dream come true right in that place!
In the afternoon departure or continue your trip with a beautiful tour to Montecarlo.
This trip is not suitable for people with mobility problems.
Price for this trip starts from Euro 590 per person.
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