THE BEST OF CINQUETERRE & PORTOVENERE

VISIT PORTOVENERE AND THE NATIONAL PARK BY TRAIN AND BOAT

Expert Multilingual Tour Leader

13,5 Hrs

A/C Coach

Highlights:

 

  • Visit Portovenere, an elegant and popular touristic destination

  • The tour will take you through the Cinque Terre National Park by train and/or ferry boat

  • Visit Manarola, a tiny urban jewel characterized by Genoese style ‘case-torri’

  • Visit Vernazza, overlooked by the remains of a Medieval castle with a cylindrical tower

  • Visit Monterosso, known as the ‘pearl of Cinque Terre’

  • Taste the local ‘Limoncino ligure’ in a quaint wine shop
Travel by GT coach or minivan with air conditioning
Expert multilingual Tour Leader
Limoncino ligure tasting
Ferry boat and train tickets (only train in winter season)
Free time in  Portovenere ,Manarola , Monterosso and Vernazza

Summary


Explore the breathtaking Ligurian coast on a tour of Portovenere and the Cinque Terre, a small corner of paradise subdivided into five villages suspended on steep cliffs overlooking the sea; a unique landscape, where vegetation and lush vineyards frame a spectacular scenery. Visit three of the five villages.

What You Can Expect


You will spend an unforgettable day discovering the most impressive Ligurian landscapes. In this area, which has been declared World Heritage Site by UNESCO, earth and sea blend created a unique landscape. The area consists of kilometres of rocky coasts with caves, beaches, hiking paths and breathtaking views. Meet our staff in Florence where the tour will begin. You’ll first reach Manarola a tiny urban jewel characterized by Genoese style ‘case-torri’. Then you will move to Vernazza  a village overlooked by the remains of a Medieval castle with a cylindrical tower, in which you can enjoy some free time. After you will reach Monterosso, known as the ‘pearl of Cinque Terre’. This ancient fishing village with lovely beaches and lush vegetation covering the rocks will certainly enchant you. Here you’ll also get the chance to take a swim as this is the biggest village and count with a perfect sandy beach and crystalline water.  After you’ll enjoy a 1h boat crossing to Portovenere in which you’ll have the opportunity to see unique views and the villages from a seaside perspective, perfect to take unique photos! Once in Portovenere you have free time to visit this elegant and popular touristic destination where nature and human architecture are perfectly balanced. Then take another boat to reach the city of La Spezia where the bus will be waiting for you. Enjoy a pleasant ride back to Florence where the tour will end.

When

From March 15th to November 15th:

 

English, Spanish, Portuguese and Italian every day at 7:00am;

 

French on Saturday at 7:00am;

 

 

From November 16th to March 14th:

 

English and Spanish on Monday, Thursday and Saturday at 7:00am;

 

Italian and French on Saturday and Sunday at 7:00am;

 

Portuguese on Monday at 7:00am;

Departure point


The meeting point is in Florence, Stazione Leopolda: Viale Fratelli Rosselli at the corner with Via Elio Gabbuggiani Lat:43.777883 Long:11.238635.

 

Please be at the meeting point 15 minutes prior the tour departure time.

Additional info

 

  • The itinerary may be changed due to acts of force majeure, such us strikes, bad weather etc.
  • The tour planning can be different, but you will always visit 3 of 5 villages and Portovenere.
  • Customers must be able to climb and descend stairs.

* WINTER SEASON: From November 2nd to March 31st due to the absence of the boat service the itinerary would be guaranteed anyway with trains and bus.

Voucher info


You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity

Local operator information


Complete Operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, are included on your Confirmation Voucher. Our Product Managers select only the most experienced and reliable operators in each destination, removing the guesswork for you, and ensuring your peace of mind

Cancellation Policy


If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee

Schedule and Pricing


From March 15th to November 15th:

 

Available every day in English, Spanish, Portuguese and Italian.

 

Available on Saturday in French.

 

 

All language are always guaranteed without minimum numbers.

 

From November 16th to March 14th:

 

Available Monday, Thursday and Saturday in English and Spanish.

 

Available on Saturday in Italian and French;

 

Available on Monday in Portuguese;

 

 

English and Spanish are always guaranteed without minimum numbers.

 

Italian, French, Portuguese, Chinese and Japanese have a minimum of 4 partecipants.

 

 

Prices for English and Spanish:

 

Adult (13-99) € 95,00

Children (3-12) € 47,50

Infant (0-2) Free

 

Prices for Italian, French and Portuguese:

 

Adult (13-99) €105,00

Children (3-12) € 52,50

Infant (0-2) Free

 

Our pricing is constantly updated to ensure you always receive the lowest price possible – we 100% guarantee it –

Optional

 

Nothing

CINQUETERRE DAY TRIP FROM FLORENCE

You will spend an unforgettable day discovering the most impressive Ligurian landscapes. In this area, which has been declared World Heritage Site by UNESCO, earth and sea blend created a unique landscape. The area consists of kilometres of rocky coasts with caves, beaches, hiking paths and breathtaking views. Meet our staff in Florence where the tour will begin. You’ll first reach Manarola a tiny urban jewel characterized by Genoese style ‘case-torri’. Then you will move to Vernazza  a village overlooked by the remains of a Medieval castle with a cylindrical tower, in which you can enjoy some free time. After you will reach Monterosso, known as the ‘pearl of Cinque Terre’. This ancient fishing village with lovely beaches and lush vegetation covering the rocks will certainly enchant you. Here you’ll also get the chance to take a swim as this is the biggest village and count with a perfect sandy beach and crystalline water.  After you’ll enjoy a 1h boat crossing to Portovenere in which you’ll have the opportunity to see unique views and the villages from a seaside perspective, perfect to take unique photos! Once in Portovenere you have free time to visit this elegant and popular touristic destination where nature and human architecture are perfectly balanced. Then take another boat to reach the city of La Spezia where the bus will be waiting for you. Enjoy a pleasant ride back to Florence where the tour will end.

When:

From March 15th to November 15th:

 

English, Spanish, Portuguese and Italian every day at 7:00am;

 

French on Saturday at 7:00am;

 

 

From November 16th to March 14th:

 

English and Spanish on Monday, Thursday and Saturday at 7:00am;

 

Italian and French on Saturday and Sunday at 7:00am;

 

Portuguese on Monday at 7:00am;

  • Travel by GT coach or minivan with air conditioning
  • Expert multilingual Tour Leader
  • Limoncino ligure tasting
  • Ferry boat and train tickets (only train in winter season) 
  • Free time in  Portovenere ,Manarola , Monterosso and Vernazza

Summary


Explore the breathtaking Ligurian coast on a tour of Portovenere and the Cinque Terre, a small corner of paradise subdivided into five villages suspended on steep cliffs overlooking the sea; a unique landscape, where vegetation and lush vineyards frame a spectacular scenery. Visit three of the five villages.

Departure point


The meeting point is in Florence, Stazione Leopolda: Viale Fratelli Rosselli at the corner with Via Elio Gabbuggiani Lat:43.777883 Long:11.238635.

 

Please be at the meeting point 15 minutes prior the tour departure time.

Local operator information


Complete Operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, are included on your Confirmation Voucher. Our Product Managers select only the most experienced and reliable operators in each destination, removing the guesswork for you, and ensuring your peace of mind

Cancellation Policy


If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee

Schedule and Pricing


From March 15th to November 15th:

 

Available every day in English, Spanish, Portuguese and Italian.

 

Available on Saturday in French.

 

 

All language are always guaranteed without minimum numbers.

 

From November 16th to March 14th:

 

Available Monday, Thursday and Saturday in English and Spanish.

 

Available on Saturday in Italian and French;

 

Available on Monday in Portuguese;

 

 

English and Spanish are always guaranteed without minimum numbers.

 

Italian, French, Portuguese, Chinese and Japanese have a minimum of 4 partecipants.

 

 

Prices for English and Spanish:

 

Adult (13-99) € 95,00

Children (3-12) € 47,50

Infant (0-2) Free

 

Prices for Italian, French and Portuguese:

 

Adult (13-99) €105,00

Children (3-12) € 52,50

Infant (0-2) Free

 

Our pricing is constantly updated to ensure you always receive the lowest price possible – we 100% guarantee it –