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Abbazia di San Fruttuoso

Camogli, Italy
+39 0185 772703
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Camogli, Italy
+39 0185 772703
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were on a cruise and this was my favorite day. Our port was Portofino Italy and we hiked from Portofino over the mountain to San Fruttuoso. It took us an hour and forty minutes. Stopping only for quick photos and to enjoy view. It...More

2  Thank T W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On a boat trip to Portofino from Sestri Levante we decided to travel on by boat to the Abbey of San Fruttuoso (only accessible by boat). A bronze statue of the Christ stands the sea bed - visible if sea is flat calm. A fabulous...More

Thank Tony W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It must have been gorgeous before people went there to swim. Take a look at the Abby but most of all take your walking shoes and some water to take the double red dot walk to Portofino Mare. Especially the first three quarters to an...More

Thank w h
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth the visit. Beautiful arrival with the boat from Camogli at a place that is just out of another time. Teenagers elected to stay on the beach while parents experience something meaningful... Fascinating stories about the origin of the Abbey and how it survived...More

Thank KeMalmberg
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

The FAI (Fondo Artistico Italiano) did a very nice job in bringing to life this remote Abbey. Well documented and clean, it has great views on the sea, great small spots where light and stones create attractive images. The historical content is modest when compared...More

Thank pieroinusa
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

We hiked from Portofino to San Fruttuoso and stopped for an hour to take a break. San Fruttuoso is a very small town but around noon literal boat loads of tourists start arriving. We walked around the Abbazia when we first got there and it...More

Thank Heather h
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Hidden in between rocks yet opening to the sea this one of a kind special hidden gem was a delightful visit. A cozy but small beach, in front of the abbey. A scenery taken from movie setting. Warm, romantic, basked in the sun. A delightful...More

Thank Ana D
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Do you find a place with an Abby, a beach, and restaurants with an unbelievable view, where San Fruttuoso!!! It was unbelievable and I am glad I made the journey. You have to check it out. Only criticism is the ferry, it was chaos with...More

Thank nomad07
Reviewed 8 May 2017

This is more about the location than the abbey, the boats arrive and depart constantly and the only access is one small narrow path to the beach, the queues were horrendous and it took us ages to get to the beach, this was packed solid,...More

1  Thank spendleb48
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Definitely worth a visit. We walked from Camogli taking the coastal path . Spectacular scenery . Took just short of 3 hours . Sections of the path precarious and you need to hang onto chains . If unsteady our not for suggest take the path...More

1  Thank triciav
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27 February 2017|
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Response from Fondoambiente | Property representative |
Dear Kalkan37, it is possible to park the car in Camogli for a few days. Near the theatre, in Matteotti Square, there is an unguarded parking with entrance bar open 24 hours, the maximum daily rates for 24 hours € 30,00.
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14 November 2016|
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Response from Fondoambiente | Property representative |
Hi, it is an itinerary for average hikers, also suitable for families used to practice this activity. The route length, marked by two red dots, is one hour and a half, for more information visit the website of the park... More
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16 February 2016|
Response from NikkiSunshine | Reviewed this property |
Yes, u can snorkle to see it, much better with view with regular swimming goggles and a very calm water surface. A fee if us lost our snorkeling masks trying to dive down. Then much difficulty swimming back to shore.The... More