Portofino is a small fishing village in the region of , situated on the Ligurian Sea. It is a popular yachting destination. The closest major airport to Portofino is the Christopher Columbus airport in .

Landmarks in the Area

Work of art
Christ of the Abyss is a submerged bronze statue of Jesus Christ by Guido Galletti, the original cast of which is located in the , off , between Camogli and on the Italian Riviera. is situated 3 km west of Portofino. Photo: Yoruno, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
The Abbey of San Fruttuoso is on the Italian Riviera between Camogli and . is situated 3 km northwest of Portofino. Photo: Twice25, CC BY 2.5.

Cervara Abbey is a former abbey in , region, northern . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.5.

Castello Brown is a house museum located high above the harbour of , Italy. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Santa Margherita Ligure is a comune in the Metropolitan City of Genoa in the region , located about 35 kilometres southeast of , in the area traditionally known as Tigullio. is situated 3½ km north of Portofino. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

San Michele di Pagana is a frazione of the comune of , Metropolitan City of Genoa, , northern . is situated 4½ km north of Portofino. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.5.


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