The Cinque Terre area is a perfect destination for hikers and lovers of the outdoors. This 4 day independent travel package includes a private guided hiking tour of the Cinque National Park to ensure that you do not miss any of the captivating sights of these 5 charming villages. You will also have the opportunity to enjoy a local olive oil tasting and wine tasting led by expert sommelier who will provide an overview of the local wine making traditions and the characteristics of the wines made in the area. There will be plenty of time for you to explore the area independently as well, guaranteeing an exciting yet relaxing vacation at your own pace. During this travel package you will hike through the Cinque Terre enjoying the stunning views of the coast, taking scenic photos and making memories that will last a lifetime.
Cinque Terre National Park
3 night stay in one of the five villages of the Cinque Terre, UNESCO World Heritage Site;
Private guided hiking tour of the Cinque Terre National Park;
Typical Wine and Olive Oil Tasting;
TRAVEL ITINERARY (From Menarola):
DAY1: MANAROLA, CINQUE TERRE NATIONAL PARK
Arrival on your own in Manarola, one of the five villages of the Cinque Terre National Park, a UNESCO designated World Heritage Site. Check in at your apartment and enjoy the rest of the day at your leisure in this picturesque small town.
DAY 2: MANAROLA, CINQUE TERRE NATIONAL PARK
Meet with your guide in the morning and walk to the village of Riomaggiore. Hike up to the Church of Montenero where you will be rewarded with unforgettable views over the coast. You and your guide will traverse terraced vineyards, ancient villages and chestnut groves, overlooking the sea and the cliffs. Stop for a break in the woods to enjoy your packed lunch with bread, cheese and wine. You’ll also visit the medieval sea village of Portovenere, with its intriguing history and lovely city center. At the end of the day return to your accommodation in Manarola for a good night's rest.
Hiking Profile: 5-6 hour walk. The paths are narrow and include steep inclines. This tour is not recommended for those who have difficulty walking without assistance. You will need to bring water, sunscreen, a wind jacket, a hat and comfortable shoes.
DAY 3: MANAROLA, CINQUE TERRE NATIONAL PARK
You’ll enjoy a morning to yourself relaxing, shopping in the little stores or enjoying a few hours sunbathing on the beach. In the afternoon you will walk to a local vineyard for a wine tasting. The expert sommelier will guide you through a tasting of 4 wines and 3 olive oils, accompanied by paired snacks, as you learn about wine-making, vineyard upkeep and local cuisine. Afterwards, you can take a short walk to the nearby village of Groppo or explore the other Cinque Terre villages using your Cinque Terre Card. Overnight stay at your accommodation in Manarola.
DAY 4: MANAROLA, CINQUE TERRE NATIONAL PARK
After check out from your accommodation, our services will end.
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PACKAGE START AT $768.00 INCLUDES:
- 3 nights apartment accommodation in Manarola;
- 1 full Day licensed tour guide assistance;
- Packed lunch on the hiking day;
- Wine and Olive Oil tasting;
- 3 days “Cinque Terre Card” including ” including admission to the Cinque Terre National Park, access to pathways, and train transfers in the park;
- Vat Taxes and service Charges.
WHAT IS NOT INCLUDED:
- All Land & Air prices: Additional U.S. & Foreign Departure Taxes and Surcharges Fee(s) assessed by the Airlines.
- Hospitality city tax which varies by city and hotel category. Where applicable, it must be paid locally at the hotel.
- Meals and beverages.
- Entrance Fees to Monuments or Museums, Tips, Extras.
- All which is not listed under “PACKAGE INCLUDES”.
Independent travel package.
Minimum number of participants: 2 people.
IMPORTANT: Please note that the hiking level included in this tour is quite demanding. It will be 5-6 hrs walk along narrow paths and steep inclines. This tour is not for those who have difficulty walking without assistance. You will need to bring drinking water, sunscreen, wind jacket, hat and comfortable shoes.
(*) Rate based on two adult persons sharing a double or twin bedded room with private bathroom. Single rooms are available at an additional supplement. Children’s, triple room rates and alternative accommodation arrangements are available upon request. (Additional and different charges may apply).