Shore excursion from Livorno to the 5 Terre

Cinque Terre cruise shore trip from Livorno (Florence) to 5 Terre, Portovenere and Pisa with private English speaking driver.

Meet your driver-guide at the Livorno harbor and set off for a fantastic day in the Unesco World Heritage Cinque Terre! Travel by private comfortable mini-van along the panoramic road which connects the five villages with breathtaking views over the vineyards, the villages and the sea. This private and slow pace tour will offer you plenty of photo-opportunities and possibility to discover at your own pace Portovenere, Manarola, Vernazza, Corniglia, and on the way back photo stop in Pisa. 

Highlights

  • Private tour of Portovenere, Manarola, Vernazza, Corniglia and Pisa.
  • Visit the best of Portovenere and 5 Terre UNESCO site on foot, by private boat and by car.
  • Explore the hidden corners of the villages.
  • Private boat tour to admire the magnificent views of the coast.
  • Breathtaking views traveling on the panoramic road.
  • Free time for enjoying the local flavors.
  • Photo stop in Pisa on the way back to Livorno.

Itinerary

Meet your private driver-guide in the port of Livorno and journey as far as Portovenere, an UNESCO site considered the gateway to the Cinque Terre.

Afterwards depart to Manarola, one of the most charming villages of the five. Once arrived your driver will escort you to explore the village, maybe walking in the vineyards and learn more about the wine growing or just walking in the backstreets.

At he end of the walk, arrive at the marina, have some free time to eventually take the classic picture of the village from the cliffs. Afterwards meet the skipper and with your private boat ride along the coast to admire those daring tiny villages hanging on the cliffs and surrounded by vineyards, terraces and olive groves.

After approximately one hour get off in Vernazza here have time on your own for lunch to experience the local flavors like pasta al pesto, pansotti with walnut sauce, local anchovies, stuffed mussels, all accompanied with the 5 Terre white wine.

In the afternoon meet the driver-guide and travel along the panoramic road to Corniglia, the smallest of the five towns, here the atmosphere is always pleasant and nice, enjoy a good gelato then head back to Livorno traveling along the panoramic road for the last stunning views of the area.

Photo stop in Pisa for admiring one of the eight wonders, the leaning tower and the other monuments located in the area: the baptistery and the duomo of Pisa.

 

*** Drivers are fully authorized in accordance with the Italian law.

Price per person € 175,00 calculated on a base of 5 participants.

If your party is smaller or bigger, we will send you a customized quotation.

 

Inclusions

  • Private tour
  • Minimum #1 maximum #15 participants. If you have a bigger party we will arrange for you a bespoke program.
  • Round trip transportation with A/C comfortable minivan.
  • Professional English speaking driver-guide. He provides in depth information about the area, advises about restaurants or shopping and assists for meeting the private boat.
  • 1 hours private boat tour along the coast (weather and sea permitting).
  • Tasty home made gelato in Corniglia.
  • Scroll down the page for seeing the type of boat we use.

Exclusions

  • Lunch
  • Tourist guide service
  • Other extras not listed above
  • Tips (optional)

Tour details

  • Meeting point: cruise facility or area for drivers in the port of Lvorno.
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Activity Level: moderate. The walking tours involve some up/down hill walking, climb 3-4 flights of stairs in necessary, step on and off of big/small boats and trains if needed
  • Unfortunately this tour is not suitable for people with wheelchair or reduced mobility. In this case let us know your needs, we will design a lighter version of the tour.
  • In case of rough sea or inclement weather, the boat ride could be canceled. In that case the tour takes place entirely by van or train.
  • Advised clothing: comfortable shoes and clothes, sunglasses, hat/cap, sunscreen.
  • The boat tour is available from Easter to All Saints. From November to March the tour takes place by minivan/train.

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