Where is Bordighera
A pearl in an extraordinary territory
Besides being easily reachable from Nice airport, Bordighera is served by the A10 motorway and the railway line.
In 10 minutes you can reach Sanremo or Menton, the first city French across the border. And bit more further there is the Principality of Monaco, ideal for truly exclusive nights.
Bordighera Weather and climate
300 days a year of sunshine
With a mild climate and many sunny days, Bordighera is a welcoming destination all year round.
The western Liguria, in particular, offers an incredible climate especially in this area, where it grows without problems a vegetation of exotic species that frame its scenery overlooking the sea and its Botanical gardens.
Except for rare exceptions Bordighera maintains a mild climate all winter and summer is quite fresh and breeed
What to see in Bordighera
In addition to the long and relaxing days on the beach, Bordighera offers a lot of nature, relaxing and wonderful views. In addition to the extraordinary legacy that the Ligurian and English ancestors left here: an elegant and human-sized city.
Here are some ideas for you:
What to do in Bordighera
Whether you are a sportsman, a connoisseur of good food, a lover of the sea or a lover of excursions in the midst of nature, Bordighera always has something to offer to animate your days and leave you a vivid memory of your holidays in Liguria.
Here are some of the things that Bordighera and surroundings will offer you during all seasons of the Year:
Pedal and enjoy the view
Rent a bike in Bordighera
From Bordighera you can cycle along the coast to the port of Ventimiglia or to Dolceacqua. The route is safe and not trafficated.
Starting from the nearby Ospedaletti you will have over 30 km of cycle path to San Lorenzo al mare!
An outdoor tennis match
Discover the oldest circle in Italy
In the heart of Bordighera stands the first Italian Tennis club, founded by the British in 1878.
Challenge a friend or contact the club and book your lesson with a master!Find out more
Relax on the beach
Tanning, relaxation and the scent of the sea.
Choose your favorite free beach or be pampered by the many bathing establishments of Bordighera.
Enjoy the wonderful climate of Bordighera, relax, tan and make new friends under the umbrella.
The water in Bordighera is very clean: for many years the city has been awarded the Blue Flag of Europe.
Eating in Bordighera
In Bordighera the restaurants where you eat well are many and each of them proposes very different specialties. Get advice from locals you’ll meet on the waterfront, but in the meantime let me give you some advice:
What to eat in Bordighera
Every day freshest fish and tasty appetizers
Every day from the marina of Bordighera the fishermen supply the best restaurants of the city: it is very easy then to find fresh fish and of excellent quality.
To order something really typical my advice and to ask the “cappon skinny” or the “Brandacujùn”. Other typical dishes are the sardenaira, which would be “pizza Ligure” (but do not say that I told you!), the Barbagiuai, the rabbit and ravioli borragine.
The Wines in Bordighera
From Rossese di Dolceacqua to the biodynamic wine of Selvadolce.
As with many other cities in Liguria, the most popular wines are Pigato, Vermentino and Rossese di Dolceacqua. A real gem is the biodynamic wine of the Selvadolce estate produced in Bordighera.
The most furnished winery in the city is, without doubt, that of the Magiargè restaurant in Bordighera Alta.
Where to eat in Bordighera
From the small bistros to the most refined restaurants.
In Bordighera the restaurants where eating well are very numerous. You go from the most refined restaurants on the sea like Romolo mare, the Happy Alice or the Marina Beach (during the summer), to the most characteristic restaurants of the historical center like Magiargè and the Scibretta or choose a restaurant for lunches As fast as the Monet Café or the pink pepper.
Hotels and apartments in Bordighera
In Bordighera there is a variety of choices and solutions for all budgets. If you are looking for an exclusive and luxurious accomodation take a look at the first hotel that I recommend below, if you spend your day exploring the Riviera you can opt for a family-run hotel, a B & B on the sea or in the old town.
A fantastic compromise is also the Finely furnished Apartments, ideal for traveling with family or friends to spend a really fun stay.
Bordighera Suite Apartments
New and comfortable apartments
In recent years Bordighera Suite apartment has created several extremely comfortable apartments.
They are equipped with every comfort and once you enter it is like being at home: private parking, air conditioning, Internet WiFi with fibre optic and equipped kitchen like yours.Book now
Book Directly Oline
Discover the availability of hotels and apartments in Bordighera by consulting the main online portals.
If you register on Airbnb you can get an immediate discount of €25 on your first booking in Bordighera!
Towns and cities in the surroundings
On this page I gave you just a taste of the things you can live and visit during your stay in Bordighera.
I am preparing for you pages dedicated to other countries and cities in the area, to offer you even more ideas and suggestions that only those who live in this area have always known
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