Photos and video about Rapallo: a complete source of information for nautical tourists
Rapallo is amongst the main tourist destinations within the Ligurian region, situated only 33 Km from Genoa on the Eastern Riviera, in the centre of the Tigullio Gulf.
The most ancient centre of Rapallo is between the port and the train station; the modern part, rich in prestigious hotels was formed at a later date and it stretches in an arch around the coastline and along the slopes of the extremely green surrounding hills. Similar to the other localities of the area such as Santa Margherita and Lavagna, and just as the rest of the resorts along the Ligurian coast, Rapallo guarantees tourists the possibility to enjoy not only the coast but also the hinterland, that only the Ligurian region that for the unique conformation of its territory, can offer. Rapallo is a very welcoming town, rich in excellent hotels and that has a strategic position as it is very close to Santa Margherita and Portofino.
Transport in Rapallo
Rapallo can be reached by train, car or by means of the various vessels that link Rapallo to the other tourist resorts in the Tigullio Gulf such as Santa Margherita Ligure, the bay of San Fruttuoso, Portofino and Camogli.
For those who sail
The port in Rapallo is rich with maritime facilities: in fact it is characterized by various services and spaces for leisure boating. There are several jetties, dockyard, service stations and also a heliport.