Embark on an Italian adventure from Florence to the captivating Ligurian coast, home to the renowned Cinque Terre – a collection of picturesque seaside villages along the Italian Riviera. Admire the steep terraces adorned with vibrant homes and vineyards.
Bookings starting March 18 will include both Cinque Terre's sea-side cities and the iconic landmarks of Pisa, replacing the visit to Vernazza, while earlier bookings will focus solely on Cinque Terre.
Meet your guide in Florence and journey by coach to the seaside towns of Vernazza, Monterosso, and Manarola. Enjoy free time in each area and consider a 45-minute light hike. Your expert guide will provide commentary, bringing these stunning places to life. From colorful houses to cobbled streets, create lasting memories.
Vernazza, the first stop, is one of the most stunning places on the West Coast of Italy, featuring fishermen's boats, colorful homes, and breathtaking scenery. Explore until March 17, 2024!
Walk The Italian Vineyards or Relax in Fegina Beach
From Vernazza, take the local train to Monterosso, the largest Cinque Terre town. Enjoy free time to wander, taste Ligurian cuisine, and consider the optional light hike. Your guide will lead
you through terraced vineyards, olive groves, and panoramic views. After the hike, relax in Fegina Beach.
Board the train to Manarola, the oldest town with colorful boats and a waterfront resembling a Renaissance painting. Indulge in Liguria's famed flavors, including prized pesto, before boarding the train back to your private coach. Reflect on the day's wonderful memories during the return trip.
Journey to Pisa: Beginning March 18
For those booking after March 18, after Manarola the journey extends to Pisa, home of the iconic Leaning Tower and an array of architectural wonders that beckon with historical intrigue. Immerse yourself in the captivating tales of Pisa's rich history as you explore the Leaning Tower, a medieval marvel that has defied expectations for centuries. Admire the intricate details of the Cathedral and Baptistry in the Field of Miracles, where the Leaning Tower stands as a testament to architectural innovation. Stroll through the charming streets lined with centuries-old buildings, absorbing the cultural ambiance that surrounds this picturesque city.
Tranfer-Only Option (Available Until March 17)
If you choose to book the transfer-only option, you'll join us on the comfortable coach journey from Florence to La Spezia. Here, our guides will leave you to your own devices for the rest of the day; you can explore beautiful La Spezia to your heart's content, discovering the beautiful scenery and visiting the museums or art galleries. You can also hop on a train and visit the Cinque Terre towns on your own, so that you can decide where to go, what to visit and how long you want to spend in each town. Be sure to make it back on time to La Spezia and head back to the designated meeting point so we can take you straight back to Florence!
This tour is subject to a 24-hour cancelation policy. If you wish to cancel or amend your booking, you can do so without charge by contacting us up to 24 hours in advance of your expected departure time.