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

6 nights, 7 days  

Dates TBD

Price TBD

What is included:

  • All lodging accommodations

  • Private transfers from airport to hotel provided you travel at agreed upon time

  • All private driver transfers as per itinerary.

  • Welcome Aperitif

  • Cooking classes

  • All meals except where indicated otherwise

What is not included:

  • Air fares

  • Travel insurance

  • Meals and beverages other than those mentioned above

  • Room upgrades and extras.

Important notes:

  • You must be in good physical condition to participate in this trip.

  • This trip is not suitable for people with mobility problems.

  • Any food constraints or allergies must be communicated when booking.

  • We STRONGLY RECOMMEND traveler's insurance. Compare companies and plans at the Trip Insurance Store


  • Deposit of $500 per person to reserve your place. (refunded only if tour is not filled)

  • Balance of payment is due 90 days prior to travel