Located in the most internal and protected area of Gulf of Tigullio, Rapallo offers beaches not only well treated and completely equipped, but also with unexpected nature surprises and exclusive beauty: like San Michele di Pagana, a tiny and suggestive village just 1 km from the centre.
Here the coast is divided mainly into three gulfs: Pomaro, Trelo or Travello and Prelo, each enclosed in classic and typical Liguria villages with arcades, central square, beach of fishermen and shops.
And keeping walking do not forget the small inlets among the rocks, free and private beaches along the coast road to Portofino, the charming bay of Paraggi and San Fruttuoso.
Rapallo then is famous for the port, equipped with all modern facilities and located in the beautiful Gulf of Tigullio, among the picturesque "Baia del Silenzio (Bay of silence)" of Sestri Levante and the natural harbour of Portofino.
Moreover tourist ferry-boats link Rapallo with Santa Margherita Ligure and Portofino and take to the bay of San Fruttuoso and Camogli.
Hotel Vesuvio offers its guests special rates with bathing establishments.