Established in 1997 in Portofino, Cesare Charter Portofino accompanies tourists on the deep discovery of our splendid district while enjoying its surrounding beauties to the fullest.
The strong and tight bond between our team and Portofino is what makes our service unique and truly local.
Both the legal and the operational offices of Cesare Charter Portofino are located in Portofino. Our boats are docked near the Molo Umberto I. All our skippers are from Portofino and their families have been local residents for generations.
With over twenty years of tour and cruise expertise, we have the perfect sailing experience for you.
Live unique escapes sailing towards the beautiful Cinque Terre National Park, Porto Venere, and Palmaria Island.
Explore the Gulf Paradiso towards the enchanting village of Camogli and the nearby San Fruttuoso Abbey.
Stop off the Gulf of Tigullio and visit marvellous places set between Portofino and Sestri Levante, crossing Santa Margherita Ligure, Rapallo, and Zoagli.
As an alternative to sailboat tours, we also offer evening and sunset mini cruises, boat transfers, and dinghy services within the Portofino area and the surrounding towns of the Gulf of Tigullio and Paradiso.
Make the most out of your sailing experience by trusting the high-quality assistance, professionalism, and deep knowledge of the territory which distinguish the wide range of services Cesare Charter Portofino offers.
All this while enjoying that charm and those feelings that only the sea can give.
Our services are generally available during the period from the end of March to the end of October.
Having grown up in Portofino, Cesare is a great connoisseur of every corner of this gem. Cesare will happily tell you about the evolutions that this enchanting village has had over time while maintaining its prestige and beauty unchanged.
Cesare loves sailing, windsurfing, and travelling. He grew up professionally within the nautical world and then founded the homonymous Cesare Charter in 1997 with the aim of sharing his knowledge and passions for these magnificent areas with tourists.
Being the descendant of several generations of sailors, Giovanni was born and grew up in close contact with the sea, maintaining a very strong bond with Portofino over time. Giovanni is a great fan of football and of sports in general, with a true love for photography and travelling. Having developed a passion for the Cesare Charter initiatives over the years, Giovanni decided to undertake this profession with enthusiasm and dedication, whilst sharing his knowledge of the territory with love.
Matteo spent his childhood in the narrow alleys of Portofino, discovering the beauties of every spot all year round and becoming passionate about different aspects that life at sea offers.
He is an expert in different fishing techniques and a lover of quiet corners which are perfect for relaxing swims. Another great passion of his is travelling. During our tours, Matteo will eagerly show you the best and most suitable places for moments of tranquility.
Luca has always had a very strong bond with the natural element of water. He grew up with a passion for the sea and underwater fishing, practicing water polo at a competitive level for many years.
This bond with the sea world led him to choose a career at sea. He is now a skipper and proudly shares his interest, knowledge, and common practices in the seafaring world with others.