The village of Colletta is situated in the Western Ligurian hinterland, in the province of Savona, in the district of Castelbianco, twelve kilometres from Albenga. The hamlet lies on a rocky ridge, about three hundred metres above sea level, in the middle of the Pennavaire valley.
It is in the tail of the Maritime Alps, yet only a short drive from the Italian and French Riveiras.
By car:Take the Albenga exit on the A10 GENOVA-VENTIMIGLIA motorway. Follow the signs towards Garessio, passing Cisano sul Neva. Go past Cisano and at Martinetto turn left at the petrol station in the direction of Castelbianco-Nasino. Drive for 7km until you see Ristorante Scola on your right. Turn immediately right and follow the hill up. In about 300m you will see the small church of Saint Lucia on your left, and the parking lot will be on your right. Welcome to Colletta!
By train:Alight at Albenga station. You can proceed to Colletta either by taxi or bus.
Alternatively, alight at Alassio and hire a car from there.
By plane:From Genoa Airport, you can continue to Colletta by hire car or taxi. From Nice Airport, you can continue to Colletta by hire car or taxi. From Villanova d'Albenga Airport, you can continue to Colletta by hire car or taxi.
From Nice and Genoa airports there are buses to the train station. From Genoa you can get a train direct to Albenga or Alassio, but from Nice you will sometimes need to change at Vintimille (Ventimiglia/XXmiglia).
Rental Arrivals:Directions to the rental reception office: From the village entrance proceed down the hill to the piazzetta (small square) and then enquire in the bar/osteria. Alternatively if the bar happens to be closed please ask in the caretaker's office halfway down the hill on your right.