A tour of the Ligurian Coast and its wonderful Cinque Terre, where the main protagonists are the sea, the boats, the picturesque villages and traditions. You will discover the Via dell’Amore between the perfume of pines and olive trees alternate with strong and amazing colors. Riomaggiore will fill your imagination up with the colorful typical Ligurian houses famous all over the world. You will get into the green to reach the harbor of Manarola where you will be enjoying delicious seafood. Your journey will continue with Corniglia, a little town which have got its name from the Roman Cornelio, winemaker father of the famous Sciacchetrà wine. Vernazza and Monterosso will close your Cinque Terre tour. The last stop before heading towards Genova, will be the nightlife of Portofino with its international jet set.
PISA – VIAREGGIO (TORRE DEL LAGO) – LA SPEZIA – PORTO VENERE – CINQUE TERRE – PORTO FINO – GENOVA
Arrival at Pisa Airport welcomed by your guide and private transfer to the centre of Pisa. Guided tour of the historic centre of Pisa: Square of Miracles, the Leaning Tower, the Baptistery (visit), the Cathedral (visit), the Campo Santo and Piazza Dante. In the early afternoon transfer by private car to Viareggio. Free evening and overnight stay.
Days dedicated to the sea and entertainment in Torre del Lago beaches in Viareggio, one of the first Italian gay friendly tourism destinations. Here you will find beaches, restaurants and gay bars for all tastes. Overnight stay at hotel.
Private transfer to La Spezia. Accommodation in gay friendly ho- tel. Visiting the centre of this city you will discover the strong influence of the Navy: visit to the naval Museum, situated inside the Military Arsenal, the best spearhead of the Italian Navy. You will dis- cover the boats that have sailed the seas around the world, including the sailing ship Amerigo Vespucci. The tour goes on with a visit to St. George’s Castle, beautiful at sunset. The evening continues on the Molo where couples of all ages enjoy moments of relax strolling on the Ligurian seafront. Relaxing evening to get ready for the Tour of the Cinque Terre. Overnight stay.
Meeting with our guide in the lob- by to get ready to leave for the port of La Spezia where we will find the boat for Portovenere, part of the Unescoheritage. Portovenerewith its typical historical buildings: the old castle and its ancient churches make it a delightfully picturesque village. In Riomaggiore we will travel along the Via dell’Amore, beautiful coastal path overlooking the sea, in the middle of the green landscape of Riomaggiore and Manarola. During the walk various stone carved benches allow time for relaxation and breathtaking views, on the way to the cute harbor of Manarola. In the afternoon, by boat we will continue visiting the other picturesque villages of the Cinque Terre: Corniglia, Vernazza and Monterosso. In the evening, overnight stay at the gay friendly Monterosso Hotel with its beautiful seaview.
Meeting with our guide in the lob- by , and boarding on the boat that will take us to Portofino. Visit Portofino and its famous Piazzetta. Portofino is famous for the international VIPs jetset. In the late afternoon transfer by train to Genoa. Evening arrival in Genoa and accommodation in gay friendly hotel. In the evening, appointment with our guide in Piazza delle Erbe, the famous meeting point for the Genovese gay nightlife. Overnight stay.
Today will be dedicated to the visit of the old town in Genova: Saint Lorenzo Cathedral, beautiful building in a patchwork of styles from the Gothic to the Reinassance, and the Dodge’s Palace. In the afternoon visit to the famous Aquarium of Genoa, with its 15,000 animals it is the biggest in Europe! Return and overnight stay.
Private transfer to Genoa Airport. End of the services.
*Price based on a group size minimum of 2 participants
Price includes: 1 night at the Hotel La Spezia (breakfast included), 3 nights at Hotel Viareggio Torre del Lago (breakfast included), 1 night at Hotel Monterosso(breakfast included), 2 nights at Hotel Genova (breakfast included), Transfers as mentioned in the itinerary, Boat from La Spezia to Portovenere, Tours as mentioned in the itinerary.
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