About 6 Hrs
The endless secular terraces of Cinque Terre
• Nicest views of the entire Italian coastline
• Exclusivity and Autenticity
• Medieval Architecture in Riomaggiore, Manarola, Corniglia, Vernazza and Monterosso
UP to 2 Pax
- English Speaking Authorized Guide
The 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.
The Cinque terre are a combination of wild coastline and rugged mountain,part of the UNESCO’s World Heritage List.
To visit the Cinque Terre means to experience five unique villages; each is suspended between sea and earth, clinging onto cliffs and surrounded by green hills.
The Authorized Tourist Guide will meet you at the reception of your Hotel.
From here you'll reach Riomaggiore, by ferry boat or local train; here the scenery is breathtaking.
The constructions in each town of Cinque Terre seem so daring that one often wonders how can 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 is one of the most attractive corners of Cinque Terre.
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 .
At each step the scenery, the rock formations, the vegetation and colors change completely.
Manarola is possibly the most photogenic of the five town, it’s composed by an myriad of alleys which go all around it and walking along toward the point of the promontory will allow you to have the most breathtaking view of it.
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
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.