How to reach us

Torre Porto Venere is in Piazza Bastreri 1, Porto Venere main square. Porto Venere can be easily reached by car, public transport and ferry.

By Car

Torre Porto Venere is in Piazza Bastreri 1, Porto Venere main square. Porto Venere can be easily reached by car, public transport and ferry.

Important: the property is within a limited access area in the historical centre, subject to electronic monitoring. Unauthorised access and transit will be fined.

Therefore, our property cannot be reached by car. To unload your luggage, we suggest you to park temporarily (45 minutes max.) in the nearby loading/unloading parks marked with yellow lines; remember to display the parking time disk. As to the parking, please check the relevant section linked below. (link a “parcheggiare a Porto Venere”)

Torre Porto Venere is about an hour and a quarter from Pisa “Galileo Galilei” airport

By Public Transport

Once you arrive to La Spezia Central Station (to check timetable and buy tickets visit you can get to Porto Venere by bus Line 11/P (see the timetable on ). The closest stop is in Viale Garibaldi, 5 minutes walk from the station; tickets can be purchased at the station’s tobacco shop or at any newsstand nearby. Alternatively, you can take a taxi directly from the station to Porto Venere, the average price amounts to 40€.

By Ferry

Maritime transport from La Spezia and Cinque Terre is available from April to October.

The pier in La Spezia is on the Morin promenade, at 20 minutes walk from the station or just a few minutes ride by bus or taxi.

For information and timetable, visit


30 meters from the ferry HARBOUR to Palmaria Island;

50 meters from the HARBOUR to Cinque Terre;

70 meters from the bus stop;

70 meters from the Grand Hotel PUBLIC PARKING LOT;

within 150 meters there are all the main restaurants in the village.

Useful Info and Parking

Torre Porto Venere doesn’t own a parking, but you can buy daily and weekly discounted tickets at our reception to park in all blue parking slots along the road.

Prices, valid from mid-March to mid-October, vary according to the parking area: in P1 area, the closest area to the old village and to our property, the daily ticket costs 20 €, while in P2 and P3 areas, 10/15 minutes walk from the property, the cost is 10 € per day. A farther parking area, called “Il Golfo”, is also available and it costs 5 € a day. During the summer season a shuttle bus service is active, running until late night, with stops in all parking areas. From mid-October to mid-March, payment is requested only in P1 and P2 areas (5 €/day), while P3 and Il Golfo areas are free of charge.

Parking in Porto Venere might be difficult at weekends and during spring holidays and for the whole summer season, we therefore suggest, where possible, to reach Porto Venere with alternative means, parking the car in La Spezia and reaching the village by bus or ferry, or parking in the hamlets of Le Grazie and Fezzano, where you can take the bus or the ferry (sea transport from hamlets is active only from June to September, timetable is available on ).

Our structure has an agreement with the Grand Hotel pubblic parking lotat the price of euro 23 per day. For further information on how to reach the parking lot see the map: