Located into the Sun's Bay, in a privileged position, between Capo Santa Croce and Capo Mele, Laigueglia keeps in its alleys, squares overlooking the sea, in churches and shrines, its past built by fishermen, sailors, merchants.
The heart of Laigueglia, rich in history and traditions, is the coastal zone between the bastion of defense and the pier, which includes the beautiful parish church of St. Matthew, one of the masterpieces of the late Baroque Ligurian period.
Even if very small Laigueglia has a number of facilities services including hotels, restaurants, shops and many beach resorts where among the clear water and the warm sun you can spend days of relaxation and tranquility. For the adventurous Laigueglia is equipped to practice many water sports including sailing, water skiing, kayaking and swimming.
The hilly hinterland of Laigueglia has many trails for Nordic Walking on which you can take quiet walks in nature and there is also a sports field.
The most important sporting event and also the longest running is the “Trofeo Laigueglia”, bicycle race World level with the participation of the champions of the two wheels, which opens the racing season and is held every year in February.
Very beautiful is the promenade that joins Laigueglia Alassio, a long straight road with an amazing view of the sea.
Laigueglia is about 100 Km from Genoa and its airport and 70 km from the French border, is accessible by car from the exit of Albenga or Andora.
This uniqueness has allowed Laigueglia to be selected as one of "The Most Beautiful Villages of Italy".