Discover the surroundings

Hotel Zia Piera is strategically located, perfect for exploring some of the most fascinating destinations on the Ligurian Riviera and surrounding areas. Here are some of the places of interest and activities you can enjoy during your stay.


A short distance from the hotel, you will find the picturesque village of Portofino. Famous for its colorful harbor and elegant boutiques, Portofino is a must-see destination for those visiting the Ligurian Riviera. You can stroll along the famous Piazzetta, visit the Brown Castle with its breathtaking panoramic views, and stop by the church of San Giorgio. Don't miss the opportunity to explore the crystal clear waters of Paraggi Bay, ideal for snorkeling and diving.

Cinque Terre

The Cinque Terre, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, are within easy reach of Hotel Zia Piera. These five charming villages (Monterosso al Mare, Vernazza, Corniglia, Manarola and Riomaggiore) offer spectacular views, hiking trails among the vineyards and picturesque colorful houses overlooking the sea. You can walk the scenic trails that connect the villages, taste local wines, and relax on the sand and pebble beaches.


Genoa, the capital of Liguria, is a city rich in history and culture. Only a short trip from Hotel Zia Piera, Genoa offers a variety of must-see attractions:

Its historic center is one of the largest in Europe, with its narrow carruggi, UNESCO World Heritage Rolli palaces, and ancient churches. Lose yourself in the streets of the historic center to discover hidden and fascinating corners.


Be sure to explore Chiavari itself, with its charming historic center, medieval arcades, and artisan boutiques. Visit the weekly open-air market, one of the largest and oldest in Liguria, and relax in town parks such as the Botanical Park.

Activities and Excursions

In addition to visits to places of interest, the Ligurian Riviera offers numerous activities for outdoor enthusiasts:

Hiking and Trekking: Explore the many hiking trails that wind along the coast and inland. From scenic walks along the Blue Trail in Cinque Terre to more challenging hikes in Portofino Park, there are trails for all levels.
Water Sports: Snorkel, dive, kayak and paddleboard in the clear waters of the Ligurian Sea. Local nautical centers offer equipment rentals and courses for beginners.
Boat Trips: Plan a boat trip to explore the coast from a different perspective. You can take day trips to Cinque Terre, Portofino and San Fruttuoso, with stops for swimming and snorkeling.
Culture and Gastronomy: Join food and wine tours to taste local wines and typical Ligurian dishes. Visit local markets, wineries, and oil mills to discover the authentic flavors of the region.