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Discover Liguria by motorhome: unique landscapes between sea and mountains

Dear road travelers, Liguria awaits you with its wonders! From east to west, this narrow strip of land nestled between sea and mountains offers breathtaking views, picturesque villages, and a cuisine that will conquer your hearts and palates. And what better way to explore it than in a motorhome or caravan, enjoying the freedom to stop in contact with nature thanks to Agricamper? Load up everything you need and get ready to discover the gems of Liguria. And don’t forget: by downloading our app and using the Demo version, you’ll get a preview of the best stops to make the most of this adventure!

What to Do and See in Liguria

Between Sea and Sky: The Cinque Terre

This marvelous stretch of coastline nestled between the deep blue sea and the green hues of the hills is a true earthly paradise, declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The Cinque Terre, consisting of the villages of Monterosso, Vernazza, Corniglia, Manarola, and Riomaggiore, will enchant you with their colorful houses clinging to steep slopes, creating a unique visual spectacle.

The beauty of these places is explored by walking the paths that wind through vineyards clinging to the sea, ancient olive groves, and breathtaking panoramas, where the scent of salt mixes with that of the Mediterranean scrub. Each village has its own soul, its secrets to discover: from romantic walks along the promenade of Riomaggiore to wine tastings of Sciacchetrà in Manarola, from unforgettable sunsets in Vernazza to the beaches of Monterosso, to the unique charm of Corniglia, the only one of the five villages not directly overlooking the sea, but situated on a promontory that offers spectacular views.

The Enchantment of Portofino and San Fruttuoso

These two pearls of the Ligurian Levante represent a perfect combination of natural beauty, history, and timeless charm.

Portofino, with its intimate harbor surrounded by colorful houses and lush hills, is one of the most famous and photographed destinations in Liguria. Famous for being a refuge for artists, writers, and international celebrities, this small resort retains an exclusive yet welcoming atmosphere, where time seems to pass more slowly.

A short distance away, reachable by sea or through suggestive paths, is the abbey of San Fruttuoso, nestled in a bay that seems like a corner of paradise. The bay of San Fruttuoso is an ideal place for sea lovers, where you can snorkel among the submerged ruins of the Christ of the Abyss statue, or simply enjoy the sun on a beach surrounded by pristine nature.

Genoa, the Superb

Genoa welcomes you with its incredible mix of history, culture, and modern life, offering you a rich and varied travel experience. The capital of Liguria, known worldwide for its important port and its glorious past as a Maritime Republic, is a city that enchants visitors with its surprising contrasts, narrow alleys full of life, majestic squares, and historic buildings.

You can’t miss a visit to the Cathedral of San Lorenzo, with its black and white striped facade, symbol of Genoese architecture, and the interior rich in works of art. Another gem to explore is the Doge’s Palace, the heart of Genoese political life for centuries and today a pulsating cultural center that hosts exhibitions, events, and activities for all tastes. And for a dive into history and art, the Strada Nuova, now known as Via Garibaldi, with its splendid Rolli palaces, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, will leave you speechless for their magnificence and splendor.

The Adventure of the Beigua Geopark

The Beigua Geopark represents an unmissable adventurous stop for those traveling in Liguria with a motorhome or caravan, offering a unique experience in contact with wild and uncontaminated nature.

Among the possible activities, trekking proves to be the most fascinating option to discover the diversity of Beigua’s ecosystems, with paths that will take you to discover small perched villages, ancient communication routes, and areas of extraordinary naturalistic interest. The Beigua Geopark is also a place rich in history and culture: here you can visit archaeological sites that testify to human presence since prehistoric times, ancient fortresses, and evidence of the rural tradition that characterized these lands for centuries.

The Wild Charm of the Val di Vara

In the heart of Liguria, far from the crowded beaches of the Riviera and hidden among the folds of the mountains, lies the Val di Vara, a treasure of biodiversity and traditions waiting to be discovered by travelers in search of authenticity.

The biodiversity of the Val di Vara is not the only treasure of this area: here, rural traditions are still alive and an integral part of the community. Visitors have the opportunity to come into contact with ancient peasant culture, discovering sustainable agricultural practices and tasting local organic products. Furthermore, the Val di Vara is home to historic villages and small medieval churches, silent testimonies of a rich and complex past, revealed through architecture and sacred art.

Enchanted Beaches in Alassio and Varigotti

After exploring the historical, cultural, and natural wonders of Liguria, what could be better than concluding your road trip with a well-deserved break in its renowned seaside resorts?

Let yourself be welcomed by Alassio with its extensive golden beaches and a lively promenade perfect for evening strolls, Varigotti surprises you with the charm of a seaside village that seems to come out of a vintage postcard, thanks to its colorful houses reflecting on the turquoise waters of the sea. Finally, Portovenere, the hidden gem of the Eastern Ligurian Riviera, offers a breathtaking panorama with its church of San Pietro erected on a rocky spur overlooking the Gulf of Poets. Here, among the narrow streets of the village and the terraces overlooking the sea, you can savor the true spirit of Liguria, relaxing on beaches nestled among the rocks or diving into crystalline waters that invite you to discover the seabed.

A Culinary Journey Between Land and Sea

No trip to Liguria would be complete without immersing yourself in its culinary specialties, true taste treasures that reflect the richness and diversity of the territory. From the high hills, where the air is fragrant with aromatic herbs, to the picturesque coastal villages where fresh fish reigns supreme, Liguria invites you on a unique sensory journey through the authentic flavors of its cuisine.

You can’t leave without tasting the Ligurian focaccia, crispy on the outside and soft on the inside, perfect at any time of the day; the farinata, a thin savory cake made from chickpea flour baked in a wood oven; and stuffed anchovies, a dish that encapsulates the flavors of the sea. And for desserts? Let yourself be tempted by canestrelli, crumbly flower-shaped cookies dusted with powdered sugar, or by the Carrara rice cake, sweet and comforting.


Every moment in Liguria becomes a precious memory, a story to tell once you’re back home, and with Agricamper, Liguria is even closer.

Download our app to discover the free stops that will allow you to live a unique experience, immersed in the beauty of this extraordinary land. Don’t miss the opportunity to travel authentically, in contact with nature and local traditions.

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