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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Incredibly beautiful area. Some walking trails connecting the villages were closed so we took a ferry to the first town then the train to the other areas. The ferry ride allowed spectacular views of the hillside villages and shoreline. The villages were wonderful. Great restaurants...More

Thank Philip B
Reviewed 4 days ago

We based ourselves in lovely Vernazza for couple of nights. We did get all the information from the tour desk at La Spiez on a different type of hikes etc. so we can prep ahead . Because we knew there were few trails that's closed...More

1  Thank Mathindri P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed 3 nights in Riomaggiore. It is definitely worth a look, as are the other towns BUT...many of the coastal walking trails, including the famous Via Dell'Amore (Lovers' Walk) are closed due to landslide damage (from 2012, not sure why it is taking them so...More

Thank Jessica B
Reviewed 1 week ago

I did the trail from Vernazza to Corniglia. I was rewarded with such beautiful views! I was huffing and puffing for one section of the trail, but found the rest of it fine. I recommend going in the morning to avoid the afternoon heat, and...More

1  Thank Lauren S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Firstly, the train station is confusing, arriving in La Spezia we queued for 45 minutes at the Cinque Terre Spot only to be told we could have purchased tickets for the one town we wished to visit from the tabac. The train station staff were...More

1  Thank BecB3
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We read advice from various people and decided to catch the train to the first village of Rionaggiore after buying a special ticket which allowed us to hop on and hop off inCinque Terra. We enjoyed a great walk around the cliff face of Riomaggiore...More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stunning villages but my advice is not in July, Queue for tickets, then crammed trains and every square inch of each place we visited packed. I had a serious two man team try to pick pocket me , fortunately they failed. The best part of...More

Thank Shnibser
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a beautiful set of five villages to see and admire! The trails kicked my butt but I did it all, huffing and puffing. The reward was exquisite beauty from all angles of each town. Our hiking guide was so engaging and motivating and took...More

2  Thank luxetrip
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On Saturday 21st we took this wonderful one hiking day trip to Cinque Terre which was hosted by our guides Martina & Alessandro. Martina & Alessandro are great people, both experienced guides who brought lots of fun, knowledge and energy, making our day a memorable...More

1  Thank Durhammj
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a tour to visit the five villages of Cinque Terre through Viator. The day was very well organized and our tour guide Martina was outstanding. She was highly knowledgeable and entertaining. The outstanding beauty of Cinque Terre and amazing viewpoints was a highlight...More

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5 July 2018|
Response from matthewbell205 |
The CT day pass includes access to the trails and trains between villages and La Spezia. Can buy per day. Can be bought at train stations.
2 July 2018|
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Response from Althea I | Reviewed this property |
For comfort you must wear proper shoes. Sand shoes tend to mess up your knees
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Response from bwudcock | Reviewed this property |
The low paths from Corniglia to Manarola and Manarola to Riomaggiore were washed away years ago and do not look like they will re-open. There is a high trail from Corniglia to Manarola which we did. I would say it is at... More