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    The Magnificent Liguria Escorted Tour

    Bring your sunblock: this four-day tour whisks you up and down Italian coastline, from sparkling Sanremo to rocky Cinque Terre. You’ll explore the maritime history Genova, Italy’s first port, and stroll along the sandy beaches and shady promenades of Sanremo, famous for its flowers and sunshine. Then, visit Cinque Terre, a cluster of villages that clearly have their priorities in order: here, the buildings cling to the cliffside - all for the sake of a seaside view! Admire Portofino and its colorful houses, pass through idyllic fishing villages, and watch the waves lap into charming ports

    DEPARTURES

    April 11 - 12 | May 09 - 19 | June 06 - 16 | July 04 - 18 | August 01 - 25 | September 05 - 12 - 22 | October 10 - 20

    Tour Includes
    - Hotel Accommodation
    - Deluxe motorcoach transportation
    - Meals as per itinerary
    - Panoramic visits as per itinerary

    OPTIONAL EXTRAS

    2014 RATES TBA

    Milan - Genova - Sanremo - Portovenere - Cinque Terre - Santa Margherita Ligure - Portofino - Camogli

    ITINERARY

    DAY 1: MILAN - GENOVA
    At 08:30 am departure from Hotel NH Touring to Genoa. Seaport, one of the largest of the South Europe, the first in Italy; 6th city of the country, this town has an important history, as a Maritime Republic. Its historical centre has grown around the dock, is full of narrow and characteristic streets and has a medieval origin. Visit of the modern zone of “Ancient Port”, restored for the 500 years of America discovery by Christopher Columbus. Here we find the Aquarius, the biggest in Europe. Optional visit. Free time for lunch. Accommodation in hotel, overnight.

    DAY 2: GENOVA - SANREMO - GENOVA
    Breakfast at the hotel and outgoing to Sanremo. Sanremo, defined as the city of flowers and sun, is known all over the world for the Italian Song Festival. Its economy is based on flower farming and tourism. This little town of Riviera of Ponente (West Riviera), offer many possibilities of entertainment like beaches and promenades. Its famous Casino is situated on the top of the most elegant street of the town, where you can find shops of clothes and many others. Free time for lunch. In the afternoon return to Genova along the Rivera of Ponente and passing through characteristic villages.
    Overnight at the hotel.

    DAY 3: GENOVA - PORTOVENERE - CINQUE TERRE - GENOVA
    Breakfast at the hotel and departure to Portovenere, a fishermen village located at the end of La Spezia Gulf. Visit. Ferry to Cinque Terre (if the atmospheric conditions doesn't permit the boarding, the visit will be done with a panoramic itinerary in minibus.) Heritage of the Unesco, these 5 fishermen villages, symbolize a group unique in the World for its beautiful landscape and the medieval style of their buildings. Free time for lunch. In the afternoon coming back to Genoa. Overnight in the hotel.

    DAY 4: GENOVA - SANTA MARGHERITA LIGURE - PORTOFINO - CAMOGLI - MILAN
    Breakfast at the hotel and departure to Camogli. Famous tourist centre, offers one of the most suggestive example of architecture of Liguria coast. Visit. Around a little square, you can have a nice view of a group of high, colored and picturesque houses. In the small port, during the h high season, you can see expensive yachts from every part of the world. Visit. Finally, stop in Santa Margherita, famous seaside city of Riviera of Levante, located in the Tigullio Gulf and free time for lunch. In the afternoon, return to Milan. Where the tour ends.