Activities summary

  • Departure Siena
  • Duration Full day
  • Available languages
    • English
    • Spanish
  • Meeting point Siena, Piazza Gramsci (in front of Bar La Lizza) at 06:30am
  • Availability From 15.03.2018 to 15.11.2018

Description

Meet our staff in Siena and on a minivan you’ll reach Florence where you’ll join your group to Cinque Terre. 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 and create a unique landscape. The area consists of kilometres of rocky coasts with caves, beaches, hiking paths and breathtaking views. First you will reach Manarola, a tiny urban jewel characterized by Genoese style ‘case-torri’. Then you will move to Vernazza, overlooked by the remains of a Medieval castle with a cylindrical tower and 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.  After lunch you will have the chance to taste the local ‘Limoncino ligure’ in a quaint wine shop.  In the afternoon you will have free time for a swim or a walk around the village. From Monterosso to Portovenere you will enjoy a stunning 1 hour boat crossing with incredible views of the villages. Once you are in Portovenere enjoy some free time in this elegant and popular touristic destination where nature and human architecture are perfectly balanced. After you’ll take the bus and start to go back to Florence and upon arrival a minivan will take you back to Siena.

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Meet our staff in Siena and on a minivan you’ll reach Florence where you’ll join your group to Cinque Terre. 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 and create a unique landscape. The area consists of kilometres of rocky coasts with caves, beaches, hiking paths and breathtaking views. First you will reach Manarola, a tiny urban jewel characterized by Genoese style ‘case-torri’. Then you will move to Vernazza, overlooked by the remains of a Medieval castle with a cylindrical tower and 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.  After lunch you will have the chance to taste the local ‘Limoncino ligure’ in a quaint wine shop.  In the afternoon you will have free time for a swim or a walk around the village. From Monterosso to Portovenere you will enjoy a stunning 1 hour boat crossing with incredible views of the villages. Once you are in Portovenere enjoy some free time in this elegant and popular touristic destination where nature and human architecture are perfectly balanced. After you’ll take the bus and start to go back to Florence and upon arrival a minivan will take you back to Siena.

 

  • Prices and conditions

    Price includes

    • Travel by GT coach or minivan with air conditioning
    • Expert multilingual tour leader
    • Limoncino ligure tasting
    • Ferry boat and train tickets
    • Free time in  Portovenere, Manarola,  Vernazza and Monterosso
     

    Price does not include

    • Lunch 

    Notes

    Tour duration: 15 h and 30 min.
    Meeting point: Siena, Piazza Gramsci (in front of Bar La Lizza)
    Departure time: 06:30 am (check in closes 15min before departure)
    Return point: Siena, Piazza Gramsci (in front of Bar La Lizza)
    Return time: around 09:45 pm
    A vegetarian menu is available upon request for the optional lunch.
    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.

    Cancellation policy

    48 hours