32 days in Liguria Itinerary

32 days in Liguria Itinerary

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Cinque Terre
— 8 nights
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Porto Venere
— 3 nights
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Genoa
— 8 nights
Drive
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Sanremo
— 5 nights
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Finale Ligure
— 7 nights
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Cinque Terre

Italian Riviera

Made up of five picturesque towns on the Ligurian coast, Cinque Terre is Italy's answer to the French Riviera.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Enjoy Cinqueterre Boat Tours and Sentiero Monterosso - Vernazza. Change things up with these side-trips from Cinque Terre: Punta Corvo (in Ameglia), Levanto to Monterosso Trail (in Levanto) and Centro Storico del Paese di Tellaro (in Tellaro). The adventure continues: stroll around Parco Naturale Regionale di Porto Venere, get to know the fascinating history of Borgo Storico di Riomaggiore, don't miss a visit to Santuario di Soviore, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di San Lorenzo.

To see reviews, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Cinque Terre tour planning website.

Athens, Greece to Cinque Terre is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Athens to Cinque Terre. Traveling from Athens in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Cinque Terre, with lows of 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can drive to Porto Venere.

Things to do in Cinque Terre

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

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3
nights
Porto Venere

Porto Venere is a town and comune (municipality) located on the Ligurian coast of Italy in the province of La Spezia. Step off the beaten path and head to San Pietro Church and Isola Palmaria. Change things up with a short trip to Cantine Lunae in Colombiera-Molicciara (about 40 minutes away). There's much more to do: make a trip to Santuario della Madonna Bianca (Chiesa di San Lorenzo), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parrocchia Santuario Nostra Signora delle Grazie, steep yourself in history at Porta del Borgo, and stop by La Bottega Di Rena.

To see reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Porto Venere planner.

Traveling by car from Cinque Terre to Porto Venere takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in October, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can go by car to Genoa.

Things to do in Porto Venere

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Wineries · Parks

Side Trips

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Portovenere ©
World heritage site
Portovenere
4.8
Isola Palmaria ©
World heritage site
Isola Palmaria
4.5

8
nights
Genoa

Once the most important harbor in the Mediterranean Sea, Genoa has a long history as a rich and powerful trade center in northern Italy.
Step off the beaten path and head to Area Marina Protetta Portofino and Castello Brown. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Genoa: Centro Storico (in Chiavari), Sestri Levante (Via XXV aprile & Hike the Punta Manara) and Portofino (Church of San Giorgio & Faro di Portofino). The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica della Santissima Annunziata del Vastato, browse the exhibits of D'Albertis Castle, kick back and relax at San Michele di Pagana, and stop by Boccadasse.

To see maps, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Genoa online trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Porto Venere to Genoa in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Sanremo.

Things to do in Genoa

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

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5
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Sanremo

You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Russian Orthodox Church (San Basilio) and Dolceacqua. Explore Sanremo's surroundings by going to Imperia (Porto Oneglia, Porto Maurizio, &more), Cattedrale di Santa Maria Assunta (in Ventimiglia) and Dolceacqua (Ponte Vecchio & Visionarium).

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Sanremo route planner.

You can drive from Genoa to Sanremo in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can go by car to Finale Ligure.

Things to do in Sanremo

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Porto Oneglia ©
Pier / Boardwalk
Porto Oneglia
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Finale Ligure

Finale Ligure is a comune on the Gulf of Genoa in the Province of Savona in Liguria, Italy. Discover out-of-the-way places like 20 Riviera and Chiesa di San Giovanni Battista. Explore Finale Ligure's surroundings by going to Chiesa di San Giovanni Battista (in Diano Castello), Museo Diocesano e Battistero Paleocristiano (in Albenga) and Alassio (Cappelletta Porto Alassio & Lungomare Angelo Ciccione). There's much more to do: get outside with Bagni Ondina, see the interesting displays at Museo Etnografico Della Val Varatella, kick back and relax at Bagni Liliana, and stroll through Il Cavallino Bianco Beach.

For other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Finale Ligure route planner.

Drive from Sanremo to Finale Ligure in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Sanremo in October, Finale Ligure is little chillier at night with lows of 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Finale Ligure

Side Trips

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Bagni Ondina ©
Outdoor Activity
Bagni Ondina
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20 Riviera ©
Beach
20 Riviera
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Varigotti Beach
Beach
Varigotti Beach
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