Discover the Ligurian Coast, land of the spice traders and explorers, also known as the Italian Riviera. Walk along the ancient trails overlooking the sea between the villages of the Cinque Terre and savor the unique wines and cuisine of this region.
Day 1 - Levanto - - Private transfer from airport or train station in Genoa to Levanto Check-in to hotel in ancient noble palace just a few steps from the beach. Welcome dinner with local specialties. Overnight in Levanto
Day 2 - Cinque Terre - Explore the Cinque Terre fishing villages. Wine tasting with local cheeses at the cellar of the last Sciacchetrà wine grower. Overnight in Levanto
Day 3 - Portovenere - Lunch in charming Portovenere with local specialties at a seaside restaurant. Overnight in Levanto
Day 4 - Sestri Levante - Check-out from hotel. Visit the beautiful coastal village of Sestri Levante. Cooking class: traditional ligurian focaccia followed by lunch. Transfer to Genoa and check-in beautifully restored medieval noble palace- Overnight in Genoa
Day 5 - Italian Riviera - Visit to Camogli, Portofino and Santa Margherita Ligure. Wine and olive oil tasting in the terraced garden of a local producer in Portofino - Overnight in Genoa
Day 6 - Genoa - Discover Genoa, its markets and historical food shops. Cooking class with Ligurian cuisine expert, Mario. You'll prepare authentic pesto with mortar and pestle for your hand made pasta. - Visit the ancient chocolate factory Viganotti. Farewell aperitif in a Renaissance palace café. - Overnight in Genoa
Day 7 - Check out and departure - After breakfast