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Discover the activities, excursions and gastronomy of Lerici


Lerici: marine activities, scenic excursions, and enchanting gastronomy

Welcome to Lerici, the hidden gem of the Ligurian Riviera! If you are looking for a mix of activities immersed in the breathtaking beauty of the coast and the hinterland, Lerici is the perfect destination for you.

Lerici was awarded the title “Best Tourism Village 2023” by the World Tourism Organization, and it is thanks to its cultural, gastronomic and activity richness that this area can offer visitors a unique experience.

Discover a wide range of adventures, activities and entertainment to satisfy your desires, whether you want to try your hand at the crystal blue sea or go on excursions to explore lands rich in history and culture and a rich gastronomy.

Marine activities in Lerici:

  • Snorkeling and Diving: admire the enchanting underwater flora and fauna of the Gulf of Poets. Guided by expert divers or on your own, you’ll be surrounded by numerous fish and marvelous seascapes;

  • Boat Rental: rent a boat for an unforgettable excursion along the splendid Ligurian coast. Set sail to explore marine caves, secret coves, and beaches accessible only by sea;

  • Kayaking and Stand-up Paddleboarding: glide along the coast in a kayak or on a paddleboard, embracing the sea and feeling its breeze on your skin. Explore secluded coves, admire the magnificent Lerici from the water, and discover the charming Caletta.

Hinterland activities in Lerici:

  • Scenic hiking: Lerici boasts an extensive network of panoramic trails that will lead you through breathtaking landscapes, from the hillsides of Zanego and Montemarcello to the picturesque village of Tellaro;

  • Tennis: behind the beautiful Venus Beach, you’ll find four tennis courts, both clay and mateco. Enjoy friendly matches with friends or take courses suitable for both children and adults;

  • Cycling through olive groves: rent a bicycle and pedal through the olive groves and surrounding villages, such as Fiascherino and San Terenzo. For the more adventurous, numerous mountain biking trails meander through the hills, such as those in Zanego or La Rocchetta;

  • Golf: the Marigola Golf Course is located just a short distance from the sea and features a nine-hole course with a fantastic sea view.


Ligurian gastronomy and unforgettable sunsets:

  • Dinner with a sea view: ligurian cuisine will delight you with treats like the famous focaccia, trofie al pesto, and baccalà. Enjoy a romantic dinner at one of the seaside restaurants while admiring a heart-capturing sunset;

  • Sea festivals: during the summer, don’t miss the numerous sea festivals that take place in the various villages around the Gulf, a celebration of local enogastronomy dedicated to the flavors of the sea. An explosion of tastes and colors by the shore;

  • Local markets: explore Lerici’s weekly market to immerse yourself in the lively local atmosphere and savor fresh and genuine products directly from the producers.
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Festivals and events:

  • Festivals: if you visit Lerici during the summer, you’ll find numerous concerts and performances taking place along the magical waterfront. Cultural events like “Books with the Author” or “Let’s Share Stories” offer a glimpse into the local culture;

  • Cultural visits: discover the city’s history by visiting the Lerici Castle, dating back to the 12th century, and its museum, which hosts numerous exhibitions throughout the year. Your eyes will be filled with history and culture.


Lerici is a charming destination full of opportunities for an unforgettable vacation. With a wide range of activities by the sea and on land, breathtaking landscapes, and extraordinary cuisine, this destination will captivate you with its magic and make you long to return again and again. Get ready to experience an unforgettable journey in this Ligurian paradise, where fun intertwines with history and nature.

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