Municipality of San Lorenzo al Mare Imperia Liguria
Territory and tourism in one of the most beautiful locations on the Riviera dei Fiori
Hotel Riviera dei fiori Imperia Liguria is situated in the small town of San Lorenzo Al Mare.
At the mouth of the river from which it takes its name, stands the coastal village of San Lorenzo al Mare, Imperia Liguria, a relaxing oasis of tranquility.
How to get there
Take the A10 motorway and exit at Imperia-Porto Maurizio. When you reach the Aurelia turn right.
Monuments and historical buildings of interest there is the Church of Santa Maria della Maddalena
Main place of worship of San Lorenzo al Mare, Imperia Liguria.
The foundation of the church dates back to between the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries and the fact that it is dedicated to Santa Maria Maddalena is due to a history of local worship: it seems that the Saint was fleeing from the Holy Land on a Raft, to Marseilles. During the journey, she found shelter on a rock in front of the sandy beach of San Lorenzo.
Streets, sqaures and neighbourhoods
The historic centre of san Lorenzo al mare Imperia Liguria winds through a maze of well-built streets and roads.
It's central point is iazza Garibaaldi, which is the theatre of the social and cultural life of the town
The coastal village was developed from the twelfth century in the area near to the San Lorenzo River, which in ancient times was called Aqua Sancti Laurentii.
The beaches of San Lorenzo al Mare, Imperia, Italy
The beach of San Lorenzo al Mare is located at the mouth of the river from which it takes its name.
The beach of San Lorenzo is divided between private bathing areas and free beaches. The beach is sandy, but characteristic of the coast there are numerous artificial rocks and breakwaters, which create the marina.
The beach has free areas alternating with bathing establishments. The route of the old railway line is very beautiful, now abandoned, which runs steeply over the sea.
Hotel Riviera dei FIori has a private stretch of beach exclusively for its customers.
Nature and sport of San Lorenzo al Mare Imperia Liguria
We advise you to take a ride along the cycle path, it is a very relaxing path that starts from San Lorenzo al Mare and goes as far as Ospedaletti.
Twenty-four kilometres along the old railway track transformed into a cycle path and pedestrian promenade, facing the sea, ideal for those who want to do sports and admire the characteristic Ligurian villages.