carrara and the world of marble
Guided tours of the Carrara marble quarries, sculpture workshops, tasting of typical products.
Carrara marble quarries by 4x4
Breathtaking views from the top of the marble mountains, learn more about the geology, about the history of the marble excavation and taste the special quarrymens snack.
Shared Tour – Duration 1,5 hours.
Michelangelo for one day
Try sculpting marble in an authentic sculpture workshop.
You will be provided of hammer, chisel and, with the help of a marble artisan, you will experience something unique.
Private/Shared – Duration 2 hours.
The Quarrymen's Snack
Enjoy the local flavors in Colonnata, a quarrymen village home of a unique cured meat that is absolutely worth trying together with other local cold cuts and cheeses.
Shared – Duration 2 hours
Carrara, the Town of Marble
Guided visit through Carrara historical center, the town where houses, palaces, churches, windows, portals, benches, almost everything was built out of its marble.
Share Tour – Duration 2 hours.
A fascinating guided excursion on the Marble Mountains. Hiking along the quarrymen’s paths to reach the mural painted by Kobra on a marble wall. Snack-lunch in Colonnata.
Private Tour – Duration 3,5 hours+snack.
Luni Hills Wine Tasting
Tasting of Luni Hills DOC wines with guided tour of the wine farm. This wine company produces a large variety of white and red wines, which will be accompanied by tastings of local specialties.
Shared Tour – Duration 2,5 hours.
Come with us discovering the colors and flavors of this fascinating region.
Private Big Boat Tour
Discover the 5 Terre aboard of a large private boat. This is a collective tour that offers the possibility of visiting some villages, enjoying a comfortable navigation and the commentary of a local guide.
Shared Tour – Duration 8 hours.
Pesto making Experience
Let’s learn all the secrets of making the Pesto Sauce “grandma style” with marble mortar and pestle. During the pesto making experience, local wines, pasta, cheese will be served.
Shared – Duration 1,5 hours.
5 Terre Urban Hiking
The Cinque Terre urban trekking tour is a guided walk based not just along the busy main streets, but even walk the backstreets and reach the high paths that crown the villages.
Private Tour – Duration 6 hours.
Hiking Tour along the Paths
Perhaps the best way to fall in love with the 5 Terre, but certainly the most tiring! Fascinating excursion along the footpaths through vineyards and olive groves, including a picnic stop.
Private Tour – Duration 6 hours.
Small Boat Tour of 5 Terre
Admire all the Cinque Terre villages from the sea, aboard of a private boat. Choose the size of the boat and the duration of the tour, enjoy a stop for swimming and visit the villages in relaxation.
Private/Shared – Duration 3-8 hrs.
Cinque Terre Wine Tasting
The Cinque Terre have become a famous tourist destination, many people heard about them, but still many people don’t know that the traditional industry has been for many years, the Wine Making!
Private/Shared – Duration 2 hours
Uncontaminated nature, ancient parishes and castles, amazing foods.
An evocative journey through the historic center of Pontremoli, to discover the masterpieces of the Golden Age of Pontremoli art, among breathtaking landscape views, and many wonders.
Shared – Duration 2 hours.
Cycle and Taste Lunigiana
Discover Lunigiana by riding E-bikes. Discover unexpected landscapes, fascinating villages, churches and medieval castles. Enjoy the authentic flavors of the local gastronomy.
Shared – Duration 7 hrs.
Food and Wine Tour Lunigiana
Lunigiana is the region located just inland of the Cinque Terre. It’s the land of castles, a destination for those who love to discover new places and savor local specialties.
Private – Duration 8 hours
Information and Booking - +39 370 3000 674
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Technical organization by V&D Viaggi e Dintorni – Travel agency based in Marina di Carrara – Via Genova 2/d