Cinque Terre Tour: extraordinary landscapes from Florence

The beauty of this land is not only due to its nature and its beautiful beaches, in fact these five fishing villages offer amazing works: sanctuaries, ancient fortresses, castles, remains of fortifications and the Ligurian Gothic style churches. 
Our tour includes a visit to four villages. The first stop is ‘La Spezia’, from which you will take a scenic route that offers unique and unrivalled sights in the famous ‘Gulf of Poets’.
Manarola is the second village: a real gem, rich in typical tower houses Genoese style. Via a short train ride, you will then reach Riomaggiore, which boasts monuments of great interest.
Vernazza is the third leg of our fantastic Ligurian tour; considered by many the most charming of the Cinque Terre. In Vernazza we want to enjoy a great typical Italian-based cuisine lunch, then we will move towards Corniglia, the only village of the Cinque Terre that is not in direct contact with the sea.
* Duration: 9 hours
* Starts: Firenze, Italy
* Trip Category: Cultural & Theme Tours >> Historical & Heritage Tours




The beauty of this land is not only due to its nature and its beautiful beaches, in fact these five fishing villages offer amazing works: sanctuaries, ancient fortresses, castles, remains of fortifications and the Ligurian Gothic style churches. 
Our tour includes a visit to four villages. The first stop is ‘La Spezia’, from which you will take a scenic route that offers unique and unrivalled sights in the famous ‘Gulf of Poets’.
Manarola is the second village: a real gem, rich in typical tower houses Genoese style. Via a short train ride, you will then reach Riomaggiore, which boasts monuments of great interest.
Vernazza is the third leg of our fantastic Ligurian tour; considered by many the most charming of the Cinque Terre. In Vernazza we want to enjoy a great typical Italian-based cuisine lunch, then we will move towards Corniglia, the only village of the Cinque Terre that is not in direct contact with the sea.

Itinerary
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Stop At: La Spezia, La Spezia, Province of La Spezia, Liguria

First Stop.
You will take a scenic route that offers unique and unrivalled sights in the famous ‘Gulf of Poets

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Manarola, Manarola, Cinque Terre, Italian Riviera, Liguria

Second Stop
Manarola is a real gem, rich in typical tower houses Genoese style.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Riomaggiore, Riomaggiore, Cinque Terre, Italian Riviera, Liguria

Third Stop.
Riomaggiore, which boasts monuments of great interest such as the ‘Church of St. John the Baptist’, built in 1340, or the ‘Oratory of Santa Maria Assunta’, which houses an impressive fifteenth-century triptych, and a wooden statue depicting the Madonna from the three hundred. The castle overlooking the old town shall not be missed

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Vernazza, Vernazza, Cinque Terre, Italian Riviera, Liguria

Fourth Stop.
Vernazza is the third leg of our fantastic Ligurian tour; considered by many the most charming of the Cinque Terre, its economic and social level reached in the Middle Ages is still witnessed in this quaint town by the urban layout and the presence of architectural elements of great value as lodges, churches, tower houses and porches. In Vernazza we want to enjoy a great typical Italian-based cuisine lunch, including wine of course and, after our meal, following a brief visit to the village,

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Corniglia, Corniglia, Cinque Terre, Italian Riviera, Liguria

Corniglia, the only village of the Cinque Terre that is not in direct contact with the sea. The houses of Corniglia, low and wide, are located on a rocky promontory, this allows visitors to enjoy a breath-taking view enhanced by inspiring silence

Duration: 1 hour