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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Village
“This small gem isn't part of the famous Cinque Terre (Five Lands) however, it is considered from the local the sixth and missing Land. I believe this is a must see!”
  • 208 locals recommend
Church
“For me this is one of the most spectacular and romantic places in the world !!Go there when it's not crowded, at dawn or sunset ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Route
“Is the footpath that connect Portovenere to 5 Terre. Questo sentiero collega Portovenere alle 5 Terre. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Ottimo rapporto qualità prezzo, specialità pesce. High quality, good price for fish food.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“It's simply Breathtaking , worth paying the entry ticket and explore it ; watch out: there are many stairs to climb, however whenever you are up there it's paradise”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 6 locals recommend
Bus Station
“Il ristorante è praticamente sulla Spiaggia e si mangia molto bene (pesce), conviene prenotare.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Route
“Ferry boat departure to reach Cinque Terre villages directly from Portovenere , admiring the sea and the panormaic coast during the trip !”
  • 5 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Insenatura dietro Portovenere molto famosa per il suo panorama mozzafiato e l'acqua cristallina”
  • 1 local recommends
Pizza Place
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“very good Ligurian typical food. Pasta al Pesto , Fresh fish, Farinata , Salumi and hand made bread ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Pesce freschissimo e sapientemente cucinato, ambiente elegante con vista sul porticciolo - Fresh fish wisely cooked, elegant Restaurant overlooking the bay. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Bar
“My favorite lounge bar in Portovenere , in a breathtaking natural setting inside the fortress that surrounds the worldwide famous Saint Peter church ! Go there at the sunset for an aperitif or a dinner and choose one of the table at the top , UNFORGETTABLE !!!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Si può arrivare a Campiglia in bus, quindi si percorre un sentiero nel bosco con vista sul mare fino a Portovenere oppure fino alle 5 Terre ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Church
“The Romanesque church of St. Lawrence, built in 1098 by the Genoese probably on the site of an ancient Jupiter temple. Damaged by a fire in 1340 and by the Aragonese attack in 1494, restored in 1582.”
  • 1 local recommends
Bar
  • 1 local recommends