Levanto is the "Hidden Gem" on the Italian Riviera and the doorway to the Cinque Terre. There are many reasons to stay in Levanto
Levanto, a town of pre-roman origins, lies at the northern end of the enticing little villages of the Cinque Terre. Levanto literally means "the land situated east of Genova".
The town of Levanto has an interesting historical center, many beautiful painted villas, a bustling Wednesday market, good restaurants and shops. The main piazza, Piazza della Loggia, is a pretty square with a lovely 13th century medieval loggia.
This region has a particularly mild climate.
Levanto has a long sandy beach - great for all beach activities. It is a very good surfing spot and during the right days there are surfers from all over Europe.
There is also a swimming-pool and diving center on the beach.