About Santa Margherita Ligure

Santa Margherita Ligure

Santa Margherita Ligure is in the gulf of Tigullio, on the coast of Levante, in the italian region of Liguria, 30 km from Genoa, protected by the majestic promontory of Portofino.

SANTA MARGHERITA LIGURE

SANTA MARGHERITA LIGURE

It’s a fascinating village characterized by the pastel colours of the painted facades of the houses surrounded by a flourshing nature with maritime pines, olive trees and citrus groves.

SANTA MARGHERITA LIGURE

SANTA MARGHERITA LIGURE

Part of the area of Santa Margherita Ligure belongs to the Regional Natural Park of Portofino, meanwhile the sea segment in front of the promontory belongs to the protected area of Portofino, both very active on the environmental protection and valorisation of the territory.

SANTA MARGHERITA LIGURE

SANTA MARGHERITA LIGURE

In the minicipality of Santa Margherita Ligure there is a SIC (Site of Community importance), proposed by the Nature Liguria network 2000, for his specif natural and geologic concern. The site is between the sea bottom of Camogli, Portofino and Santa Margherita Ligure, where there is a specific habitat made of pasture of  Posidonia oceanica, coral formation and  dark caves.

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 Links

City of Santa Margherita Ligure
http://www.comune.santa-margherita-ligure.ge.it/

Santa Margherita Ligure touristic portal
http://www.smlturismo.it/

Protected area of Portofino
http://www.portofinoamp.it

 Park of  Portofino institution
http://www.parcoportofino.it

Park of Portofino
http://www.parks.it/parco.portofino/

Hotels Santa Margherita Ligure
http://www.hotel-portofino.com/

Santa Margherita Ligure
http://www.santa-margherita-ligure.com/

Posidonia Green Festival

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