Quick info
What to expect
Meeting point
Reviews
Ask a question
Walking tours

Private tour of Cinque Terre from La Spezia Cruise Port

Based on 3 reviews
Availability: Every day
Duration: 6 hours
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Enjoy a guided tour of an amazing Unesco World Heritage site: the Cinque Terre ("five lands")
  • Learn about the history of Cinque Terre's five villages, that date from the early medieval time
  • Explore the magic lands of Monterosso al Mare, Vernazza, Corniglia, Manarola and Riomaggiore
  • Take colorful pictures of the contrasts between the houses and the sea, for a memory that will last forever!
What to expect

Join this private tour to discover the stunning Ligurian lands called "Cinque Terre", a precious Unesco World Heritage site since 1997. You will meet your private guide at the cruise terminal and then the tour, lasting for about 6 hours in total, will start from the train station of La Spezia, where you will board the train "5 Terre Express". This is a dedicated train which goes through these 5 fishing villages and will allow you to discover them at your own pace and time.

In fact, you'll have the chance to decide, together with your expert guide which lands you prefer to visit, or if you prefer to see all of them, that's possible too! Get ready for a wonderful scenery, coloured houses built on impressive cliffsides, a stunning landscape all around you, in a place where cars were banned over a decade ago.

Listen to the history of these magic lands: Cinque Terre's five villages date from the early medieval period. Monterosso, the oldest, was founded in AD 643, and Riomaggiore came next, purportedly established in the 8th century by Greek settlers fleeing persecution in Byzantium.

The others are Vernazza, Corniglia and Manarola. Much of what remains in the villages today dates from the late High Middle Ages, including several castles and a quintet of illustrious parish churches.

At the end of your tour, your guide will accompany you back to La Spezia cruise port.

Just one tip: don't forget to bring your camera with you!

FYI: the "5 Terre Express" train ticket is not included in the price, you can buy it - with your guide's help - at La Spezia train station. This way, you can decide which ticket you want to buy based on your preferences for the day.

Read more
What's included
  • private tour led by an expert guide
What's not included
  • train ticket to visit the Cinque Terre (your guide can help you buying it at La Spezia train station)
  • food & drinks
Where

Viale Italia, 5, 19124 La Spezia SP, Italy

Meeting point:

Meet your guide in front of the white building "Cruise Terminal".

What to remember
  • please note that this tour does not include the "5 Terre Express" train ticket
  • the tour will take place even when it's raining. In the event of an exceptionally heavy rain the tour may be cancelled and you will be given a full refund
Read more
When
  • this tour runs every day starting at 9.00am or 10.00am
Read more
Provider
Faberest
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
What people say about this experience
Based on 3 reviews
Great
Excellent (0)
Great (2)
Average (1)
Poor (0)
Bad (0)

You might also like

Day trips & excursions

Join this private tour to discover the stunning Ligurian lands called "Cinque Terre", a precious Une...

$ 421
Day trips & excursions

A great experience to explore the coast of the Cinque Terre and the Gulf of the poets from another p...

(3)
$ 147
Walking tours

Join this private walking tour led by a local guide to discover the beautiful city of La Spezia. Sit...

$ 297
Food & winery tours

Take your gastronomy to another level at a traditional Ligurian country house in the stunning Poets ...

$ 46
Walking tours

Join this private tour led by a local guide to discover the stunning Ligurian lands known as Cinque ...

$ 91
Day trips & excursions

Discover the UNESCO-listed Cinque Terre, five idyllic fishing villages, with a guided hiking tour al...

$ 103
Day trips & excursions

Leaving from the Traghetti Terminal of La Spezia, where you will meet your private guide for the day...

$ 103
Museums

The Uffizi Gallery is one of the most famous museums in the world, and it is housed in the former “o...

(832)
$ 56
Food & winery tours

Lunae is a member of the The Grand Wine Tour Association: a quality label that certifies the excelle...

$ 23
Day trips & excursions

Leaving from La Spezia train station, where you will meet your private guide for the day, you will g...

$ 103
from:
$ 421