see the highlights of liguria on this action-packed 4-day trip of the coastal region in northwest italy. leave milan and head to genoa, which will be your base for the four days of the trip. after checking in to your 4-star hotel in genoa, head west to charming san remo, taking some time to search the under-rated city. then spend sometime on the other side of liguria, complete with the cliff-clinging towns of unesco-listed cinque terre. participants are limited to 25 people on this trip, ensuring plenty of personalized attention from your direct.
start your 4-day trip of liguria by traveling west along the riviera di ponente. along the rugged coastline pass by the charming seaside towns of cervo and imperia on your way to san remo. search the town of san remo, taking in its 19th-century casino as well as the medieval warren of streets known as the pigna neighborhood, an intriguing honeycomb of covered hilly streets and nook-like shops and houses.
liguria is best described as having two arms with genoa as the head. each side of the riviera branches out, riviera de ponente to the west and riviera di levante to the south-east toward tuscany. both sides offer sandy beaches, broken up by sometimes rugged coastline, and chic seaside towns. this 4-day trip uses genoa as your base as you search both sides of liguria.
next travel to the riviera di levante with its well known unesco world heritage-listed cinque terre, five bucolic cliff-clinging villages along the sea, some of which are only accessible by boat or on foot. visit erstwhile fishing villages that are now chic resort towns, such as portovenere, camogli, portofino and santa margherita ligure.
please note:the listed price does not include a city tax, payable at the time of hotel check-in. the tax is required by the hotels and is not within our control.
hotels are subject to availability at time of booking. in the rare event that the mentioned hotel is unavailable, you will be accommodated in another centrally located hotel of the same star rating.
during salone nautico boat show event that takes place in october (dates are not confirmed yet) overnight will be in the east riviera of rapallo or santa margherita ligure instead of genova (genoa).