Luxury real estate for sale in Portovenere, an ancient fishing village
a small charming seaside village of ancient origins, makes it the tourist resort of the Cinque Terre, and has been included, thanks to its extraordinary natural beauty, in the list of UNESCO heritage. The Porto Venere Natural Park contains in its 400 hectares places of great environmental, historical and cultural value, including the ancient village, the islands of Palmaria, Tino, Tinetto and the Marine Area.
According to the legend, the name derives from a temple dedicated to the goddess Venus Ericina, which was exactly in the place where today stands the church of San Pietro. Tradition also tells us that the goddess was born from the sea foam just below the promontory.
Located on a peninsula on the Riviera di Levante, whose tip forms a gulf of suggestive beauty, it is also called the "Gulf of the Poets", since at the beginning of the twentieth century began to be known in noble circles and by the bourgeoisie both Italian and English, beyond that in high-volume literary environments. Among his many English vacationers who took advantage of the beautiful landscapes of Portovenere we also find the writer Lord Byron who was also dedicated to a cave.
Crossing the threshold you will be immersed in an atmosphere of other times, it will be like taking a leap into the past.
We suggest you to walk along the streets that run between the typical multicolored Ligurian houses and between its characteristic alleys until you reach the imposing Castle of Portovenere. The fortress, one of the most majestic military architecture of the Republic of Genoa, is located on a rock overlooking the village from which to enjoy an absolutely wonderful sea view.
One can not speak of Portovenere without mentioning the island Palmaria, the largest island of Liguria, located just in front of the village, reachable in just 10 minutes by ferry. An island little modified by the hand of man and for this reason still today has a very rich vegetation, a sea of ??crystalline waters, wonderful caves to visit and beaches and coves to be discovered.
Portovenere and Palmaria are today two of the most sought after destinations both by those looking for a holiday home in an exclusive location, and by those who would like to buy a home where they can live immersed in the magic of a unique environment.
Luxury villas for sale in Portovenere, sea view penthouses for sale in Portovenere, luxury homes for sale in one of the areas for which there is more interest in the purchase of property by both an Italian and foreign clientele.
Broker Exclusive Real Estate agency proposes for sale carefully selected prestigious properties in Portovenere, a medieval village located south of the Cinque Terre, nestled in one of the most beautiful bays of the Ligurian Riviera, such as Villa Venere, Attico Levante and Attico Byron , located a few steps from the sea and the historic center.
Exclusive villa for sale in Portovenere of extraordinary charm, located in an absolutely unique location, on the first hills of Portovenere, surrounded by the Mediterranean vegetation and with a wonderful sea view that ranges from the picturesque village on the Palmaria island to the Tuscan coast.
This beautiful luxury villa is located in one of the most beautiful places in Liguria, a few steps from the Cinque Terre and services. From the property you can reach the sea in 5 minutes on foot via a private path, while a nice walk of 10 minutes to get to the quaint old town, with excellent restaurants and shops of various kinds, as well as a beautiful castle perched on the rocks.
Luxury penthouse for sale in Portovenere, with large panoramic terrace and wonderful sea view that ranges from the island of Palmaria, located just in front of the property, to the Tuscan coast on one side and the ancient village of Portovenere on the other.
This exclusive property for sale in Portovenere, is located in one of the most exclusive locations of the Ligurian Riviera, in the picturesque seaside village of Portovenere, on the very first hill, but a few steps from the historic center square and the sea, both reachable on foot few minutes.
Prestigious penthouse for sale in Portovenere, Positioned in the heart of one of the most beautiful and renowned seaside villages of the entire Ligurian coast, this property has unique features that are hardly found on the market, in fact, despite being an attic also enjoys a very gracious terraced garden with pergola and sea view.
The property is easily reached by car and has parking space in the courtyard of the building where you can park in peace. From the property you can reach the sea in 5 minutes on foot being only 150 meters, while the old town with shops, excellent fish restaurants and services is only 400 meters away.