Cinque Terre, A Colorful Dream

14 hr

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Discover the beautiful and rugged coastal area of Cinque Terre, UNESCO World Heritage site, cruising by the marine park. Monterosso, Vernazza, Corniglia, Manarola, Riomaggiore; explore these colorful villages, that have long been isolated, hidden between the sea and the mountains. And thanks to this isolation, these places kept their authenticity so well. Stroll along the “ caruggi” of the ancient town Portovenere till the end of the promontory where Romanesque church San Pietro is located...
Discover the beautiful and rugged coastal area of Cinque Terre, UNESCO World Heritage site, cruising by the marine park. Monterosso, Vernazza, Corniglia, Manarola, Riomaggiore; explore these colorful villages, that have long been isolated, hidden between the sea and the mountains. And thanks to this isolation, these places kept their authenticity so well. Stroll along the “ caruggi” of the ancient town Portovenere till the end of the promontory where Romanesque church San Pietro is located and breath the breeze of the sea. This tour combines guided walks and free time to explore on your own.
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Itinerary Details

Your Cinque Terre experience begins with a pickup from Central Station or Duomo Square, where you’ll greet your guide and board a Luxury air-conditioned motor coach destined for Ligurian sea. First stop will be at Portovenere, the gate of Cinque Terre: an amazing medieval fortified village built over the ruins of an ancient Roman settlement. Enjoy a nice walk in the narrow streets of the village, to reach the delicious little St. Peter’s church perched on the promontory, so beloved by Lord Byron. At 12:00 noon, board on the boat who will cruise for 90 min. From the bay of Venus, along the rugged coastal area of Cinque Terre, UNESCO World Heritage site. Boat cruise ends at Monterosso, the largest village of the area: explore the ancient centre and choose the place where to taste the great local gastronomic offer….an informal “ fish & veg” on the street?... Some seafood...
Your Cinque Terre experience begins with a pickup from Central Station or Duomo Square, where you’ll greet your guide and board a Luxury air-conditioned motor coach destined for Ligurian sea. First stop will be at Portovenere, the gate of Cinque Terre: an amazing medieval fortified village built over the ruins of an ancient Roman settlement. Enjoy a nice walk in the narrow streets of the village, to reach the delicious little St. Peter’s church perched on the promontory, so beloved by Lord Byron. At 12:00 noon, board on the boat who will cruise for 90 min. From the bay of Venus, along the rugged coastal area of Cinque Terre, UNESCO World Heritage site. Boat cruise ends at Monterosso, the largest village of the area: explore the ancient centre and choose the place where to taste the great local gastronomic offer….an informal “ fish & veg” on the street?... Some seafood pasta?...A glass of local wine with “focaccia”? After free time for visit, we will meet at railway station to continue the excursion. Few minutes by train and stop to Vernazza, a village founded around year Thousand. Vernazza, thanks of the construction of the defensive system became one of the most prosperous village of Cinque Terre or Manarola a village located on a sharp promontory of dark rock and structured around the bed of the Groppo creek. Manarola has very ancient origin. Its name derives from the Latin “Manium Arula”: the altar dedicated to the roman god of the house. Free time to visit the village and then at the station once again to get the train to La Spezia (20 min ride). Board on our coach and drive back to Milan. You’ll be dropped off back at your departure point at the end of the day.

Important Details

Included
  • Train trip from Monterosso to La Spezia with stops
  • Visit of Portovenere, Monterosso, Vernazza or Manarola
  • Transport by luxury air conditioned coach
  • Boat cruise from Portovenere to Monterosso
  • Qualified tour leader/guide
Not Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
Departure Point
1: Passaggio Duomo, 2, 20123 Milano MI, Italy
2: BusForFun Fermata Milano Centrale, Piazza Quattro Novembre, 589/581, 20124 Milano MI, Italy
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Comfortable dress and shoes
  • Sun protections (suncream, sunglasses, hat, ...) are suggested
  • Subject to favorable weather conditions, if canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or of an alternative excursion on the same day.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 35 travelers
Voucher Requirements

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Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 48 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.