If you come to Apricale bring your
walking boots. There are lots of nice walks to do as well as
for beginners as for advanced walkers. We do have walking
maps available for you. There are also guides available who
will take you for a hike for a half or a whole day. You can
call or write Diego Rossi, he is a professional guide.
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. If you
do the whole circle it is about 7 km. You can take some
shortcuts if you like and you end up in the main square of
the village. You can start this walk from bar ‘Tarocchi’
and up or the other way around and you start from 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 on 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 an real ATP Masters tennis court
you could by a day ticket at the Monte Carlo Country Club.
(Good restaurant, a swimming pool and fitness centre too).
cycle in the hills around Apricale you have to be a trained
cyclist. There is however and nice and easy cycle path along
the coast from Ospedaletti till 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 if you like but where you also can lay on your towel
wherever you want. 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 Rochetta Nervia. Clean water, waterfalls, rock pools and
nature….. it is just paradise!! Very refreshing on a hot