Cinque Terre and Portovenere Day Tour from Florence
Dive into Italy's best-kept secrets and explore the quaint side villages of the Ligurian coast on land and by boat and on this delightful day tour from Florence! Experience Portovenere, Monterosso and Manarola with an expert English-speaking guide by your side, along with a tour group of not more than 25 guests.
- Treat yourself to some downtime at the quaint hamlets of the Ligurian coast with round trip transfers from Florence on this splendid 13-hour day trip.
- Get a chance to cruise past the picturesque Cinque Terre; a string of centuries-old seaside villages including Monterosso al Mare, Vernazza, Corniglia, Manarola, Riomaggiore, as well as Portovenere.
- With a professional English-speaking guide by your side, you will get to discover some of Italy's best-kept secrets like the famous Poets' Gulf like never before.
- Savor some of the finest Ligurian produce and street food, as well as their famous pesto.
- Take a dip in the ocean and enjoy unforgettable views of Cinque Terre after a light hike atop a hill.
Cruise Past the Picturesque Cinque Terre on This Day Trip From Florence
Kickstart your day journeying out of the ancient city of Florence after meeting your guide at 7 AM. You will board a comfortable air-conditioned coach and enjoy a picturesque 2.5-hour drive to the picturesque string of villages along the Ligurian coast, Cinque Terre. From colorful houses to lush vineyards, you will never run out of things to marvel at in the quaint coastline. Once you arrive, you will board a comfortable boat that will take you around the coastline to witness all five villages that sit by the coast.
Discover Poets' Gulf with an Expert English Speaking Guide
Your cruise will take you past the famed Poets' Gulf and you will benefit from immersive commentary courtesy of your friendly English-speaking guide. You will then make your way to Portovenere, a stunning town lined with colorful homes peppering the scenery. A castle and several old churches give you a breath-taking view of the village. You will be allowed some free time to explore this beautiful hamlet on your own.
Dine at Monterosso, Sample Pesto at Manarola and Head Back to Florence
After spending time at Portovenere, you will catch the boat and continue cruising down the Ligurian coast to admire the beautiful UNESCO world heritage site of Cinque Terre National Park from the sea. After a pleasant 1.5 hour cruise, you will then stop at Monterosso, the largest town among the Cinque Terre. Dine on a local dish as you please and then stroll, shop, sit, or even swim, the choice is yours! Finally, you will then be taken by train to the charming town of Manarola. Here you’ll at the stunning views of the harbor, peppered with colorful boats. Once again, you will get to leisurely explore the town. Be sure to savor the Ligurian region’s famous flavors, including its highly prized pesto, after which you’ll be back on board the train for a quick ride to your private air-conditioned coach to Florence.
- Roundtrip transfers from Florence
- Services of an English-speaking guide
- Visit to Portovenere, Monterosso and Manarola
Know Before You Go
This tour runs daily at 7:15 AM. Ensure you assemble at the meeting point 15 minutes before the tour departs. This day trip is 13 hours long. You will end your tour at Santa Maria Novella Train Station at approximately 8:30 PM.
This tour is available in English only.
Reduced Price Tickets
Child tickets (children below 14 years of age) are available at a reduced price of 109 EUR. Children below the age of 4 can participate free of charge.
Please select the right profile type for your group during checkout. Warning: Ensure that you are carrying a valid ID of the members in your group if you select any reduced price tickets during checkout.
Meet your guide at the Piazza dell'Unità Italiana in front of the Hotel Baglioni, next to the Obelisk. Piazza dell'Unità Italiana is in front of the Hotel Baglioni near Santa Maria Novella Train Station. The meeting point is in front of the Obelisk, right in the middle of the square. Ensure you assemble at the meeting point 15 minutes before the tour departs.
Super Flexible Cancellation Policy
You may cancel up to 48 hours in advance for a full refund.
You will receive an email confirmation with your vouchers shortly. Please display your vouchers on your mobile phone with valid photo ID at the meeting point.
At Piazza dell''Unità Italiana, Firenze