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Enjoy the unspoiled coastline of Portofino natural park at sunset at its the best hour, when crowds leave and the landscapes turns quite again. This sea kayaking tour takes you to explore Portofino’s unique landscapes and hidden gems both from sea and on land. Once back on the beach, you will enjoy an excellent aperitivo with organic local wine and traditional food tastings from Liguria. All skill levels welcome!
Meet your guide in Niasca, a sandy beach nested in the vegetation of the Mediterranean sea next to Paraggi Bay, famous for its crystal clear blue water. Get settled, leave your belongings safely in our outdoor sports center and start the tour with your expert kayak and environmental Tour Guide.
A briefing on safety procedures and information about the Park will prepare yourself for paddling. Choose your single or double kayak and set off with your guide on the beautiful blue waters. Glide into Portofino’s Marine Protected Area, admiring its caverns and hidden creeks. The tour will take you to visit the most important natural and historical highlights, like Paraggi’s rich ecosystem, Portofino’s lighthouse and village and the eighteen-century Church of San Giorgio. You will then return to the original departure point to enjoy the view over Paraggi Bay while you enjoy a Ligurian food tasting and local organic wine, especially selected by ‘Triple A’ brand - Agricoltori, Artigiani, Artisti (Agriculture, Artisan, Artist) - internationally known for supplying wines that respect genuine organic production methods.
All throughout the Tour your local Guide will be available to share information on any sightings, as well as providing you with insight into the cultural traditions and natural treasures of the area.
All skill levels can be accommodated, regardless of whether you’re a beginner or experienced paddler.
The tour runs from June to September.
This Tour lasts approximately 2 hours.
Please note that a minimum number of 3 participants is required for the Tour to run at the published price. The tour can be arranged for 1 or 2 participants, but other rates may apply. Your booking will be confirmed within 48 hours, subject to availability. If the Tour does not run due to minimum participant threshold, you will be offered an alternative date or a full refund, at your convenience.
Each group has a maximum of 25 participants.
Please also note that this activity is subject to sea and weather conditions. If the Tour does not run due to bad conditions, you will be offered an alternative date or a refund, at your convenience. This activity is not recommended to people with back pain or injuries.
The price includes:
Please make sure that you bring: bathing suit, sea shoes (sneakers or neoprene boots), hat, sun screen, sun glasses, beach towel, water, energy bars, lunch.
Meeting point & time: Via Duca degli Abruzzi 62, località Niasca, Portofino (Genoa) at 5pm. The beach of Niasca is located in the bay of Paraggi between Santa Margherita Ligure and Portofino.
Private tours are offered with an additional surcharge of €75.
You must be able to swim to participate in the tour.