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Paddle Boarding Experience in Portofino

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What to Expect
Meet your guide in Niasca, a sandy beach nestled 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 the outdoor sports center and start the tour with your local guide. A briefing on safety procedures and information about the Park will prepare yourself for the tour. No experience required.

Gliding into Niasca’s bay, the extraordinary panorama of the gulf of Paraggi will immediately seduce you. The bay, forbidden to boat traffic is ideal to take confidence with the paddle board and start the first part of your tour: a 45 minutes paddle boarding lesson!

Getting confident with the board, you will then be ready to start the tour which will take you exploring Portofino’s unique territory and hidden gems, sea and land, leaving space for possible sightseeing of sea mammals, birds and wild animals. Always guided by a local qualified guide and instructor, you’ll visit one of the most fascinating small harbors in the world by a unique perspective and in a totally sustainable way. 

Portofino’s Protected Marine Area is characterized by one of the most beautiful and unspoiled coasts in the world. The tour allows you to visit the most important ecological, wildlife and historical attractions of the territory: Paraggi’s ecosystem, Portofino’s lighthouse and harbor, Olivetta beach dominated by centuries-old maritime pines and the eighteen-century Church of San Giorgio.

With your paddle board you will establish a real contact with nature and the environment.

The activity lasts one hour and a half (45 minutes lesson + 45 minutes tour) always guided by your local guide, happy to share with you tips and knowledge on paddle boarding and local history and culture.
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Departure Point
Outdoor Portofino, Via Duca degli Abruzzi, 62, 16034 Portofino GE, Italy
Departure Time
2:00 PM
Duration
1h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Professional local english speaking guide
  • Paddle board, paddle, lifejacket, wetsuit
Exclusions
  • Beach towels
  • Hotel pickup & drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Minimum numbers of 2 participants. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund
  • Be able to swim is required to do this tour
  • Recommended to bring with you: hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, water, bathing suit, towel, suitable clothing depending on the weather
  • Requesting a private tour, you will be charged an additional price of €50.
  • The nautical base is equipped with lockers, available for our customers according to availability. We strongly suggest not to bring valuable items; the staff does not take responsibility for any loss.
  • In the nearby bay of Paraggi you may find basic services: tabacco shop, bar, restaurant, toilets (toilets not present in our office).
  • *Respect the environment! Bring your water bottle and fill it up with potable water at our office.
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • A maximum of 15 people per booking
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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This experience only has a few reviews, but you can read what other travellers have to say about the operator.

By: Outdoor Portofino Hub
35 reviews
AnnChas
10
Recommended
We are a family of four - two adults and two teenage daughters (age 13 and 16). On this tour, we took kayaks along
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DLB0311
21
All Around Excellent - Highly Recommend
Loved our experience. Guides were friendly and tour was fantastic. Filled with fun, swimming, seeing sites and
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PimPimRydell
30
Lovely kayaking in Portofino!
We had a wonderful day experiencing Portofino from the sea with Outdoor Portofino. Simone was really friendly and
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Rachel A
Morges, Vaud, Switzerland
30
Portofino kayak and snorkeling
What a great day out in Portofino! Our guide was very knowledgable about both the area and the fish and other sea
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Mark E
Santa Margherita Ligure, Italy
20
Great tour
A different world seeing the coast from the water rather than flying by along the road. Well worth it.
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louise a
11
Wonderful experience
We had a great experience renting kayaks from Outdoor Portofino. They were very helpful and we enjoyed our trip
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reford98
70
A little on the pricey side for a kayak and snorkel tour but read on.....
For my family this was perfect. This was our first time kayaking. There were about 12 to 15 kayaks that were in
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Trek688422
11
IT's ok, but for that price not worth it
Too expensive. The kajak tour is just half an hour, no real explaining from the guides. The snorcheling is nice,
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travelmom012
Cranberry Township, Pennsylvania
1010
Excellent Sunset Kayaking Tour
We greatly enjoyed our sunset kayaking tour in Cinque Terre. The guides, Simon and Nick (our American names for
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fabrguer
Las Vegas, Nevada
64
Great experience!
Exceptional value. Be ready for a long kayak ride along beautiful Portofino, snorkeling and happy hour!
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617sandy054
21
Kayaking
Giuseppe our guide was as good as the stable doubles kayak. We were carefully guided across the port entrance to
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Emogene P
21
Brilliant snorkelling tour
We really enjoyed the snorkel tour here, our guides were really friendly and knowledgeable! Best day of our
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Ralph D
Delray Beach, Florida
8456
Fantastic way to see Portofino
During a recent stop in Portofino with our cruise line ( at anchor ) we decided the best way to enjoy a hot summer
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H2151XTcarolinem
Bristol, United Kingdom
9521
Excellent
My 15 year old did the snorkelling tour around the bay and thought it was excellent. The tour guide was brilliant
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Elena S
10
Great team and fun kayk trip
It was very easy to book this trip, we were provided with all nesseary information before the trip ( what we
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Key Details
  • Outdoor Portofino
  • Duration: 1h 30m
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
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  • Languages Offered: English, Italian
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