Cinque Terre wine tasting includes a relaxed traditional Italian aperitivo using delicous local and regional products . The tour also includes a limited number boat trip between the villages of Manarola, Corneglia and Vernazza .
Explore the enchanting villages of the Cinque Terre, enjoy a wine tasting and aperitivo in breathtaking surroundings overlooking the Ligurian sea.
We begin with a short train ride into the heart of the Cinque Terre.Take a moment to enjoy the stunning surroundings before walking down to the harbour for a comfortable boat trip, here you can experience the dynamic coastline from the sea.
Arriving at an ancient Cinque Terre village, we take in the stunning surroundings and 12th century architecture, before making our way up to the stunning location with breathtaking views over the Ligurian sea.
In a relaxed environment we sample some high end Italian wines, for white wine lovers perhaps a classic Cinque Terre white, grown on the surrounding terraces visible from our location, or delicious sparkling Prosecco from north of Venice, of a quality that would be rare to find outside Italy.
Add to this an 'Antipasti di mare', traditional anchovies from Monterosso which have been fished for centuries in the surrounding sea, the star of the local cuisine.
For those that prefer red maybe an original Barbera d'Alba accompanied by local cheese and salami..
The tour will officially end here, where you have the opportunity to enjoy some free time to explore the ancient village, take a swim, or for the more adventurous a hike along one of the walking trails. Alternatively you can return with the guide on the train to La Spezia station.
Your guide will supply all guests with a Cinque Terre pass, this gives you access to the walking trails and also the all day train pass to explore further villages. This also saves up to an hour waiting in line to purchase the Cinque Terre card.