Outside Tourist Office
La Spezia Train Station
Cinque Terre Highlights (from Geobeats)
The Cinque Terre tour is a walking tour of approx. 2.5 miles. Please consider this if you have health issue that make walking longer distances problematic.
Please note gratuity is not included in the tour price. Our guides appreciate gratuities or TIPS where earned.
Experience Italy's Most Amazing UNESCO Wolrd Heritage Site!
Stroll Through 11th Century Villages!
Cinque Terre consists of five small villages (“Cinque terre” means “five lands” in Italian) Riomaggiore, Manarola, Corniglia Vernazza and Monterosso: they are considered to be the epitome of nature and where wild scents abound.
Cinque Terre are a combination of beautiful coastline and rugged mountains and is recognized as a UNESCO’s World Heritage site.
Visiting Cinque Terre you will experience five unique villages; each is suspended between sea and earth, clinging onto cliffs and surrounded by green hills. From here you'll reach Riomaggiore, by ferry boat or local train enjoying the breathtaking scenery. The construction of each village in Cinque Terre is so amazing that you will wonders how these mediaeval buildings have survived the centuries despite their extremely unstable location. The walk down will end at the ancient marina, that is still intact as it was about 1000 years ago.
The tour continues onto the famous "Via dell'Amore" (Path of Love) a romantic, easy and flat trail carved along the cliffs that offers spectacular views over the coastline, and connects Riomaggiore to Manarola . With each step the scenery, rock formations, vegetation and colors change completely.
Manarola is possibly the most photogenic of the five town, with it’s myriad of alleys which go all around and walking along toward the point of the promontory will allow you toenjoy breathtaking views
Lunch is at your leisure in one of the very good local restaurants
Local Specialties : Pasta with Pesto sauce, seafood, fresh vegetables and good local wines.
The visit will continue using either a local train or ferry which ride along the Cinque Terre coastline that in about 10 minutes will reach Vernazza, the small carachteristic of the Cinque Terre with its small harbour and the pastel coloured facades of its houses.
By boat or local train the tour continues reaching Monterosso, the largest town, with its beaches and nice cafes sea front.
You'll spend the day with the guide and at the end of the tour the guide will accompany you to the drop off point requested.
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3.0 hours (approx.)
6.0 hours also available