Cinque Terre Semi-Private Day Trip from Florence

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Cinque Terre Semi-Private Day Trip from Florence information and booking

from
$179
Duration
9 to 10 hours
Departs from
Piazza della Repubblica, central Florence
Returns to
Concludes at the Piazza della Republica - Florence's famous and most central square
Time of departure
8am 8:30am 9am
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Tour description provided by Viator

You'll fall in love with Italy's prettiest coastal villages on a small-group excursion to the Cinque Terre from Florence. You've probably heard of the five famous fishing ports of the Cinque Terre. Now's your chance to visit these picture-postcard villages on a personalized small-group day trip that you'll treasure.

Numbers are limited to eight on this small-group tour, ensuring personalized attention from a guide.

After driving through Tuscany into Liguria, stop in the first Cinque Terre village of Manarola . Enjoy panoramic views and take spectacular pictures of the land and coast. Manarola is one of the oldest villages of the Cinque Terre. Explore the narrow alleys and pretty pastel squares that epitomize the beauty of the area, and perhaps sample some renowned local wine at a cozy wine bar (own expense).

After your visit to Manarola , meet your tour escort at a prearranged time for your shared boat ride to Vernazza . While on the boat, ogle the dramatic coastline from the water, framed against the hills.

Your second stop is at the village of Vernazza, arguably the most beautiful of the five villages with a large open harbor, castle and church. Enjoy some free time to walk around and have a relaxing lunch (own expense) at one of the open-air restaurants that lines the waterfront, or take a stroll through the back streets for impressive views along the coast.

After your visit to Vernazza, meet your tour escort to drive to Corniglia Enjoy panoramic views and take spectacular pictures of the land and coast

What's included

  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan (maximum 8 passengers)
  • Driver/tour escort
  • Entrance fee to the coastal footpath along the cinque terre
  • Boat¬†ride
  • Enjoy an ice cream in spring/summer and an aperitif with wine and bruschetta in winter in either corniglia or vernazza

What isn't included

  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drink, unless specified