Explore the rugged Cinque Terre region of the Italian Riveria on this full-day trip from Florence. Visit charming villages and walk the narrow lanes of Manarola, Riomaggiore, Monterosso, Vernazza, on this bus and train excursion.
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Duration 12 hours
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Spanish, English, French, German, Portuguese, Italian
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Discover one of the world’s most enchanting landscapes
Explore the narrow lanes and steep stairways in Vernazza
Enjoy a bus ride from Florence to Manarola
Enjoy a train ride from Manarola to Riomaggiore
Take a train ride from Riomaggiore to Monterosso, and enjoy the beautiful beaches of the ancient fishing village
Spend a day getting to know the enchanting region of Cinque Terre. You'll visit 4 villages in total, suspended between sea and land, seemingly hanging from sheer cliffs and surrounded by hills and vineyards.
When you arrive in the small village of Manarola there will be time to explore before taking the local train to Riomaggiore, where you’ll stop to admire the charming town.
Take a train to Monterosso, an ancient fishing village considered “the pearl of the Cinque Terre", with its enchanting beaches and luxuriant vegetation. You’ll have a chance to swim in the crystal-clear sea and enjoy a traditional light lunch.
Continue to Vernazza and experience the intricate layout of this village with its narrow lanes (carruggi) and steep stairways. Afterwards the tour continues to La Spezia, where the bus will be waiting to take you back to Florence.
Lunch (optional, please select at reservation page): seafood mixture, pasta with pesto, dessert, drinks and water
Multilingual tour leader during train rides
Boat ride from Riomaggiore to Monterosso (only until October 31st)
What’s Not Included
Guide in the villages
When you get there
In front of Reale Bar outside of Santa Maria Novella Train Station in Piazza della Stazione 50.
• The tour begins at 7:00 AM and ends between 8:00 PM and 8:30 PM
• Please arrive at the meeting point 15 minutes prior to tour departure
• The itinerary could be modified by act of force majeure, strikes and climate conditions
• Groups up to 55 people