If you come to Apricale bring your
walking boots. There are lots of nice walks
for beginners as well as for advanced hikers. We
will provide the walking maps. There
is also a professional guide, Diego Rossi who
will take you on a half or a whole day hike.
Please visit his website
www.crestediconfine.com for more
easy, nice walk is the one around Apricale. It takes about
1,5 hrs. and you have beautiful views on the village. The whole circle is about 7 km.
By taking some
shortcuts you can end up in the main square of
the village. You can start this walk from bar ‘Tarocchi’ and
walk up the street or begin
the circle from the other direction by starting at the restaurant
our balconies and garden you have a view at the village
Perinaldo. There is a path from Apricale (300 m a.s.l.). to
Perinaldo (700 m a.s.l.). The walk takes about 1,5 hrs. and
you have fantastic views of Apricale from above. Most of our
guests start the walk in the morning, have a lunch in Perinaldo and walk back into the village. From the centre of
Perinaldo you have a stunning view over the valley towards
the way towards Pigna you can take the road (left turn) to
Gouta. That is a more mountainous area and there is some
serious hiking to do.
The nearest 18-hole golf resort is in
Sanremo, the ‘Circolo Golf degli Ulive Sanremo. For further
information please visit
the French border there are golf resorts at Monte Carlo,
Biot, Mougins etc.
you would like to play on a real ATP Masters tennis court
you could buy a day ticket at the Monte Carlo Country Club.
(Good restaurant, a swimming pool, squash court and fitness centre too).
cycle in the hills around Apricale you have to be a trained
cyclist. However there is a nice and easy cycle path along
the coast from Ospedaletti to San Lorenzo al mare. There
are few places on that track where you can rent bicycles.
nearest beach is about 13 km. from Apricale. The beach of
Camporosso al Mare is a family beach where you can rent
daybeds or just lay on your towel. A few nice bars and restaurants are on
the beach. One of our favourites is Billabong.
If you prefer to swim in sweet water please go to the river
in the nearby village of Rochetta Nervia. Clean water, waterfalls, rock pools and
nature….. it is just paradise!! Very refreshing on a hot