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We are operating starting mid March until the end of October. During this time you can rent our boats with or without driver, for various kinds of tours, ranging from 1 hour (minimum) to a full day. The tours can be planned according to clients...more
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Molo Umberto I, 16034 Portofino, Italy
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+39 338 316 8058
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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Great service from Lorenzo and his son. We had a great trip back to Portofino from San Fruttuoso despite very chopping seas!

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 19 July 2017

We booked the Sunset Aperitif for our 25th wedding anniversary trip. Andrea was right on time with a bottle of Prosecco and some wonderful hors d'oeuvres. The Portufun is a wonderful old boat that looks beautiful. We drove up the coast to San Fruttuoso, which...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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andrea v, Proprietario at Portofino Taxi Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2017

Hi Greg, I really appreciated all the good words you wrote. I'm very happy to have met you. I hope to meet you in New York soon!!! thank you Andrea

Reviewed 8 July 2017

I would recommend the "sunset tour with Andrea." we met in Portofino and went along the beautiful coastline until the little village of San Fruttuoso. As a local himself, one of the best parts of the tour are the "secrets" of the area that Andrea...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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andrea v, Proprietario at Portofino Taxi Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2017

Many thanks for all this beautiful words. The Sunset Tour is a tour that enjoyed at 6pm when most of the boats come in and we are just there in the middle. I'm sure I have a photographer's future !!! A warm greeting and a...More

Reviewed 7 July 2017

Andrea was friendly and easy to talk to. The boat was comfortable and clean. I asked Andrea to take us to see Christ of the Abyss and we snorkelled and swam around the statue, then Andrea organised lunch at San Fruttuoso. It was the high...More

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Date of experience: June 2017
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andrea v, Proprietario at Portofino Taxi Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2017

Kylee ... Kylee thank you so much for choosing portofinotaxiboat. I still look forward to another nice tour with your lovely family. Grazie Andrea

Reviewed 6 July 2017

We booked Andrea and his boat when we docked in Portofino as part of a cruise. We booked in February for June and he told me he had lots of requests but I had booked early :)) 8 people - 800 euros We met Andrea...More

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Date of experience: June 2017
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andrea v, Proprietario at Portofino Taxi Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2017

Hi Lesley You have a future as a writer !! I really liked your review. I was delighted to read every detail of the tour done with you. I have no words to thank you. I look forward to you soon Best regards Andrea

Reviewed 4 July 2017

I can't think of a better way to see this beautiful part of the coastline! Andrea was a wonderful host and very happy to tailor the day to suit us. No crowds, no wasted time in traffic or trains and an interesting tour guide who...More

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Date of experience: June 2017
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andrea v, Proprietario at Portofino Taxi Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2017

I am very happy to read these beautiful words. I hope to meet you again in portofino. I will be here ready for another tour. A million thanks Andrea

Reviewed 30 June 2017

Captain Andrea made our family trip to portofino an extraordinary experience !!! The boat was beautiful !!! He explained all the history as we passed by the beautiful houses and castellos!!! The day passed by so fast because it was so much fun !!! If...More

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Date of experience: June 2017
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andrea v, Proprietario at Portofino Taxi Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2017

Hola Gia !!! You have a great family and doing the tour with you was a lot of fun. You were spectacular and very nice. I absolutely want to meet you soon !! A mega kiss and thank you Andrea

Reviewed 14 June 2017

Just returned from Santa Margherita Ligure & the most AMAZING 2 day boat tour of the Italian Riviera.....visiting all of the above...... Incredible scenery, gorgeous comfortable boats with Snorkelling gear, Fresh water shower, plentiful supply of towels & stocked with cool drinks for hot days...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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andrea v, Proprietario at Portofino Taxi Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2017

I have no words to thank you for choosing my company. I perfectly remember you and I assure you that you have been really kind to me. A warm greeting Andrea

Reviewed 13 June 2017

Andrea was the best guide, he gave us the history, past and present of everything we saw. Have made us feel like we knew him for a long time, friendly and so easy to talk to. The boat was so comfortable and this really is...More

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank carlas496
andrea v, Proprietario at Portofino Taxi Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Dear Carla I don't have enought word to say thank you. You are so nice. Waiting you again here in Portofino All the best Andrea

Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

These water taxis run all the day and into the night. The most likely place that you'll go with them is to Santa Margherita which is about a 20 min ride away. SM is much larger than Portofino and thus offers more sites, restaurants, churches,...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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lueller
31 October 2018|
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Ciao Thank you for you message You can book even now or at the beginning of the new year Let me know Regards Andrea
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22 October 2018|
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Ciao. Sorry for my late replay Next time call me Grazie Andrea
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