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Italian Riviera

Riviera Italiana
Riviera ligure
Riviera
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From top down, left to right: panoramic view of Cinque Terre, Levanto, Bonassola, Sestri Levante, Santa Margherita Ligure, Portofino, Camogli, Alassio
Country Italy
Regione Liguria
Population
 • Total 1.8 million

The Italian Riviera, or Ligurian Riviera (Italian: Riviera ligure) is the narrow coastal strip which lies between the Ligurian Sea and the mountain chain formed by the Maritime Alps and the Apennines.

The Italian Riviera includes nearly all of the coastline of Liguria.


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