Cinque Terre and beyond

About this trip

By charmed by the Cinque Terre picturesque villages overlooking the sea and stunning landscapes but don’t stop here! Just around the corner, you’ll find the wonderful hamlet of Portovenere and the jagged coast of the Gulf of Poets, perfect to be explored with a private boat tour.


  • Explore the Cinque Terre villages with an insider touch
  • Discover Portovenere hidden gem
  • Enjoy a private boat tour of the amazing islands of the Gulf of Poets
  • Relax in your boutique accommodation

Why choose it

A trip thought for those who want to visit the Cinque Terre, but also wish to explore the wonderful surroundings, such as Portovenere and its islands!

Day 1 – Welcome to Cinque Terre!

Today is your arrival day! Benvenuto!

Check-in at your boutique accommodation and slow down.

For dinner, we can book you a table in one of our preferred restaurants.

Day 2– Explore the Cinque Terre villages with your expert private guide

This morning one of our selected private guides will pick you up at the hotel and accompany you for a special walking tour of the Cinque Terre villages.

All of the Cinque Terre villages are pedestrian and you will walk along narrow alleys, cozy little squares and secret corners where you’ll be able to take great pictures.

You will visit Monterosso with a romantic walk to the Capuchin monastery, Vernazza with its quintessential fishing harbor, Corniglia, perched on a cliff but with a country atmosphere; you will walk among the vineyards of Manarola and take a stroll in Riomaggiore with its cluster of colorful houses.

Exploring Cinque Terre with a private guide will make you feel like a local, away from mass tourism and large groups

Day 3 – Discover Portovenere and enjoy a private boat tour!

Enjoy the morning at ease, relax or explore more on your own.

In the afternoon reach Portovenere and meet your captain for a private boat tour of the famous islands of the “Gulf of Poets”, so-called to remember how the beauty of these places has been celebrated by poets, writers, and artists, who have long been attracted by this coast and the savage sweetness of its landscape and climate. You’ll admire the impressive cliffs, grottos, and fortresses of this beautiful stretch of coast loved by poets and writers such as Byron and Shelley.

Day 4 – Arrivederci day!

Check-out and departure or, if you have some more time at disposal, you can enrich your trip with one of our experiences such as visiting the vineyards of a local producer, having a traditional cooking class or enjoy a guided hiking.

Important information

  • 100% carefree cancellation policy for bookings within September 30 2020
  • This is a private trip idea and can be fully customized.
  • Daily departures available all year round on request.
  • Duration: 4 days / 3 nights.

This trip is not suitable for people with mobility problems.

What’s included

  • 3 nights in one of our selected boutique accommodations with breakfast
  • Full day tour of the Cinque Terre villages with a private guide
  • Cinque Terre train or boat tickets
  • Private boat tour of the islands in front of Portovenere
  • all our assistance and care before and during your trip

What’s not included

  • transfers beyond those mentioned above
  • meals and beverages other than those mentioned above
  • city tax
  • travel insurance
  • Airfare to/from Italy


Price for this trip starts from 650 Euros per person.

The price shown is designed to provide you with a broad indication of how much to budget for your trip. Since this is a tailor-made trip, there are a number of factors which will influence the price; these include the standard of accommodation, the season, the means of transport you prefer, the number of private escorted tours and activities

Feel free to ask for a customized quote, fill the form below.

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