Water Experience

Sup, windsurf, vela, kayak, snorkeling… The Ligurian Riviera is a true paradise for lovers of watersports. The possibilities are almost infinite, thanks to the extreme variety of the places. Over or under the water, we invite you to explore our wonderul coast.


It’s written SUP but it’s pronounced Stand Up Paddle. You stand on a board like a gondolier, a mix between a surfboard and a canoe, simple and versatile for all levels of ability. But the true innovation lies in being able to simply float along the coastline while carrying out a healthy, toning exercise, exploring the wonders of the Portofino Headland and the Protected Marine Area.


Incredible kayak excursions suitable for all and created to discover one of Italy’s most fascinating coastlines, admire its grottos and hidden inlets, and dive into the waters of the Portofino Protected Marine Area.


Thanks to its position and constant winds, Portofino has become a mecca for windsurfers and sail enthusiasts. The Hotel also organises courses for beginners who would like to try their hand at these exciting sports.


Portofino has always been considered a unique reserve in the Mediterranean, offering a wide choice of recreational or technical immersions discovering the numerous shipwrecks found along the Ligurian coast. Dive using state-of-the-art equipment, accompanied by the instructors to uncover some unimaginable underwater paradises.


A mask, a pair of flippers and a snorkel are all you need to discover the wonders of the protected underwater gardens and natural parks, unique in the world.


Courses have been set up for all activities and for all levels, from beginners to experts. For all information, please contact our concierge.

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