Diano Marina and the Gulf of Diano Marina
Diano Marina is located on the Riviera Ligure di Ponente in the province of Imperia.
It is situated in the center of Diano Marina Gulf: a large inlet between cape Berta and cape Cervo with sandy beaches surrounded by the Mediterranean vegetation with palm trees, agaves, maritime pines, olive trees, citrus trees.
The Gulf of Diano includes San Bartolomeo al Mare and Cervo on the coast and Diano Castello, Diano Arentino, Diano San Pietro and Villa Faraldi in the hinterland.
Diano is behind sheltered by hills covered with olive groves, has a long and beautiful beach of fine sand and a wonderful hinterland with a Medieval village still surroundedby by ancient walls. Offers modern accommodation, restaurants with delicious Ligurian courses, comfortable bathing establishments and all sorts of opportunity of fun for music and shows throughout the year.
It is possible to practice a great variety of sports, walking trails and paths on foot or by mountain bike, take long walks among vineyards, olive groves and typical gardens of the Riviera. Among its treasures: Palazzo del Parco, which houses the civic museum with Roman artifacts and Napoleonic and Risorgimento memorabilia, and the small church dedicated to the Saints Nazario and Celso. Finally, do not miss the Carnival Dianese and the Infiorata of Corpus Domini, when the streets are covered with spectacular carpets of flowers.