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Red Carpet Rapallo-Portofino

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Red carpet or no red carpet, the walk from Rapallo to Portofino was breathtaking at every step. If... read more

Reviewed 4 December 2017
cakewithaview
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Italy
Nothing else like it

Take a water bottle, put on some comfy walking shoes and just walk the red carpet. Stop along the... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2017
Colleen W
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Warana
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We searched everywhere in Rapallo and couldnt find the start of the red carpet, perhaps they remove it after the end of August!

Thank Andrea R
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Red carpet or no red carpet, the walk from Rapallo to Portofino was breathtaking at every step. If you go from Rapallo to Santa Margherita it will take you about 50 minutes but if you want to go on to Portofino, it's about two hours...More

4  Thank cakewithaview
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Take a water bottle, put on some comfy walking shoes and just walk the red carpet. Stop along the way at towns that interest you, have lunch, take a swim and keep going because each place is different from the others you have just walked...More

3  Thank Colleen W
Reviewed 29 September 2017

We walked the red carpet from Santa Margherita Liguira to Portofino earlier this year (May) and it was a really pleasant walk, but when we returned in September huge parts of the carpet were missing and other parts were ripped. Such a shame and I...More

1  Thank Kate H
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Due to some lovely interruptions, we only made the red carpet from Rapallo to Santa Margherita. It's a lovely walk along the coast and dining in Santa Margherita made it all worthwhile. Go to the Black Stallion and to Skipper's.

1  Thank MurryG08
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Purporting to be the longest red carpet in Europe, this runs from Il Castello di Rapallo to Portofino, a distance of about 8K. The carpet runs alongside some fairly busy roads but eventually moves up hill with gorgeous views. We walked from Rapallo to Portofino...More

Thank John D
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Follow the red carpet all the way to Portofino or part of the way - stopping for food and drink - option to return by boat

1  Thank marxbros
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We arrived in Portofino by ship. There was a red carpet that we started to follow. An hour later we left Portofino, but still following the red carpet. The views are spectacular, some areas in shade and with a nice breeze. Remember to bring drinking...More

1  Thank AlyM671
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Walked the carpet today and what a nice way to experience the towns on the way. Remember to take water with you! The last part takes you up on the hill side and worth the extra effort because of the spectacular views.

2  Thank Marko R
Reviewed 21 June 2017

this carpet is over five miles long and takes you up the coast to 3 villages which are picture perfect

1  Thank Clive B
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