Lerici is a town and comune in the province of La Spezia in Liguria (northern Italy), part of the Italian Riviera. Its nearest bay is the Bay of Lerici. The town is connected by ferry to the Cinque Terre and Portovenere. One of the main sights of Lerici is its famous castle which since its first founding in 1152 was used to help control the entrance of the Gulf of La Spezia. Today the castle contains a museum of palaeontology.
How to reach Lerici
A12 Motorway Genoa-Livorno. Exit at Sarzana 6 km away
A15 Motorway La Spezia- Parma. Exit at La Spezia, 5 km away
S.S n.1 Aurelia (highway n.1, free of charge), 5 km
S.S n.62 of Passo della Cisa, 8 km
S.S n.63 passo del Cerreto, 16 km
Train station of La Spezia, 10km
Train station of Sarzana, 7 km away
“G.Colombo” in Genova, 110 km away- tel.010/600861
“G.Galilei” in Pisa, 70 km away-tel. 050/28088
Aero Club Lunense “P.Lombardi” San Lazzaro Sarzana 8 km away, tel- 0187673180 (open everyday with flying school)
Navigazione Golfo Dei Poeti From the pier of the main square called Piazza Garibaldi. Continuous service for Portovenere;
Cinque Terre line, the round of the Gulf, the round of the islands Palmaria, Tino and Tinetto; Portofino.Tel. 0187967676 or 0187732987.
Transport for La Spezia-Portovenere-Sarzana-Carrara-Massa. Lerici can also be reached with other bus services (direct or non) from train stations of La Spezia Centrale, Santo Stefano Magra, Sarzana, Carrara (ATC: Tel. 0187522511- free number: 800322322)
Trasport for Viareggio, Pistoia, Lucca, Firenze (Lazzi. Tel: 0553630441)
The Ph.D. School will also set up a transportation service according to attendees' arrivals. In order to optimize the transportation services, you will be asked to inform the Ph.D. School Organization of the details of your arrival.