Portovenere and the Cinque Terre an extraordinary combination!
Description of offer
1st day: PORTOVENERE AND THE ISLANDS
In La Spezia, capital of the Gulf of Poets, meeting with the local guide and continuation to Portovenere, an enchanting village in a splendid position overlooking the sea, renowned for the colorful colors of its tower-houses and in particular the beautiful church of San Pietro located in a scenographic position on the tip of the promontory. Departure by boat for the excursion to the three islands of the Portovenere archipelago: the cliffs of Palmaria Island with the nesting of seagulls, the Portoro marble quarries and the entrance to the Volcanic Grotto, the military island of Tino with its fortifications and the archaeological area and the Tinetto rock stretching southwards in the middle of the sea. The tour ends with a breathtaking view of the village of Portovenere from the sea. Return by boat to Portovenere and overnight in La Spezia or surroundings.
2nd day: CINQUE TERRE
Full day dedicated to the discovery of the Cinque Terre. Cinque Terre but one beauty, a unique work where the generosity and perfection of nature are harmoniously combined with the intervention of man. Meeting with the local guide and, crossing an enchanting landscape on the splendid Gulf of La Spezia and the suggestive terraced vineyards, transfer to Manarola for the visit of the beautiful village with tall colored houses. Departure by train for Monterosso. In the afternoon continue by train to Vernazza, an interesting fishing village, defined by some as the "most beautiful of the five sisters". Return by train to La Spezia. A must in Rio Maggiore.
LIGURIA - La Spezia