Imperia, the city of the sea and oil

Provincial capital . It is about 48 km from the State border. It is enslaved by two highways, Imperia East and West, and two railway stations (Imperia Oneglia and Imperia Porto Maurizio).

The city of Imperia was founded in 1923 by the union of the municipalities of Porto Maurizio and Oneglia. The latter is now the industrial center and port of the Province of Imperia, while maintaining the characteristics of the Ancient city from Piedmont and streets lined with houses along the harbor.

Today Imperia is headquartered Public and private , home to the largest and important companies , has a valid port facility that is the essential support for them; become commercial and tourist city, as well as industrial and administrative capital of the province, has complied with the necessary accommodation, hotel and sports .

Commercial activities occur excellent internationally acclaimed restaurants . The main street in the center of the city is crossed by porches where reside elegant shops. Even in Porto Maurizio center is just a “pedestrian” where there are commercial activities of any kind.

The city of Imperia has been able to distinguish for the organization of major events such as “the gathering of vintage sails” and the world swimming at the new municipal swimming pool. She was also undertaken a policy of promotion of local products Food Mediterranean through the organization of Expo International .

Imperia has an ancient sailing tradition and that’s why the activity of sailing is very accurate: famous is the Nautical Institute that has hardened great Commanders of the Merchant Navy Italian.

Of particular interest is the “Olive Museum” founded by Fratelli Carli, located in the city center and is open to visitors on holidays.

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Recommended accommodation

Hotel Kristina

Hotel Kristina ***

Hotel Kristina is on the seafront, overlooking the bay and just a few meters from the beaches. Beach, restaurant, solarium.

Residence Edy

Residence Edy

Situated in a panoramic, sunny and quiet. Studios and apartments, equipped with all facilities. Swimming pool with sun terrace and jacuzzi, tennis court with synthetic grass.

Hotel Ariston

Hotel Ariston ***

Quiet, familiar in the “Borgo Marina” of Porto Maurizio, a short walk from the beaches, the marina and restaurants.

Hotel Rossini

Hotel Rossini ****

Located in the city center, the hotel has a unique atmosphere, offers all the comfort, space for wellness and body care, bike rental, service & Wi Fi.

Hotel Croce di Malta

Hotel Croce di Malta ***

The Hotel is located in the heart of “Borgo Marina” of Imperia, 20 meters from the sea and the marina. Diving courses and sailing.

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