Cinque Terre Hiking Adventure

Price: $98.00
Ages 3 and under are free.
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Shore Excursion Size ? Standard
Shore Excursion Type Cultural, Scenic, Walking, Active
Shore Excursion Duration 8 Hours
Activity Level ? Difficult
Shore Excursion Leaves From ? Cruise Ship Terminal.
Food/Beverage Provided Not Included
Recommended Dress We recommend wearing comfortable, seasonal clothing that is weather appropriate along with comfortable closed-toe walking shoes. Sunscreen, sunglasses and a bottle of water are also recommended. Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately. For those wishing to visit any churches, remember that shoulders and knees must be covered. If you want to swim during free time, please bring your own towel and swimwear.
Restrictions Minimum age to participate in this tour is 8 years. Guests must be able to get in and out of all transportation. This tour involves a 3 hour hike, from Manarola to Corniglia, and covers multiple surfaces. Consider that the maximum height is 1000 ft and the climb is very steep. Guests should be in good physical shape in order to participate. Your walk with your escort from the Cruise Terminal to the train station is approximately 20 minutes. This tour is not wheelchair accessible. Please note that we will need at checkout all first and last names of each guest booked on this tour in order to purchase train tickets. Kindly take note that this tour ends at La Spezia Centrale Train Station, in the vicinity of the Port. Your escort will direct you back to the ship. The given order of the visits may change. This tour may be conducted in both Spanish and English, if requested. In case of unexpected path closure another route will be taken. Please note that the trails to hike are hard but not impossible. Since the beauty of the area lies in its nature, you won't find handrails or safety rails even when the steps formed by the rocks of the mountain are inclined or when the path is near to the edge of the cliff

Experience the adventure of a lifetime and take the climb along the hillsides of Cinque Terre on this thrilling hiking adventure. Your tour takes you on a journey through the seaport town of Manarola to the sleepy village of Corniglia with the aid of a professional, knowledgeable and local tour guide who is a Cinque Terre expert. Get free time in each community so you can discover all that this famous region has to offer, including its amazing views of the Gulf of Cinque Terre and its colorful pathways and elegant architecture.

Take in the beautiful architecture, cafes, and shops of La Spezia's city center as you start your hiking adventure off with a short walk to the train station, after meeting your professional tour guide. Your train will take you to your first stop at the seaside town of Manarola, where you'll begin your hiking adventure. Walk along the famous cliffside's ancient walkways and pass by inspiring rock-perched vineyards, as well. Take in the fresh air and capture awe-inspiring views of the Mediterranean Sea and the colorful hillside homes along the way.

Your tour guide will lead you to the top of the mountain and back down to visit the commune of Corniglia, which has Roman Era roots as a land that once belonged to the Roman family Gens Cornelia. While your excursion is led by your expert tour guide, you'll also have plenty of free time to explore the local areas. Venture through the narrow streets of this colorful commune and dine on local cuisine for lunch to experience the culture through your taste buds.

Continue your adventure to the beautiful village of Vernazza, Cinque Terre's most colorful village. Relax and get lost in the panoramic views and gorgeous landscape of this coastal village. Your journey also takes you to the Cinque Terre village of Riomaggiore, where you'll have free time to explore its intricately designed structures. End your trip returning to the train station near the port of La Spezia while you reflect on your adventurous hillside hike.

With gorgeous views of the seaside, vast vineyards and Romanesque architecture to marvel at, there is plenty to see along your hillside hike. Start preparing for your hiking adventure today and book this shore excursion for an unforgettable experience.

Please Note: In case the original itinerary cannot be carried out due to major causes such as weather and/or road conditions, the itinerary may be modified with alternative solutions, maintaining the duration and quality of the service.