The Cinque Terre all in one guide!!Photo Spots , things to do , best time to visit & much more 🤔
Updated: Apr 27, 2020
Now that you have decided to visit Cinque Terre due to all the reasons listed here :D ,
we bring you the things to do once you step foot on these amazing cluster of villages.
1. Is it worth visiting Cinque Terre? 🤔❤️
If your idea of a holiday is in a place straight out of a fairytale with free flowing wine,unlimited Gelatos,panna cottas, sugar almond colored houses stacked on top of another which are wildly vibrant, along with beautiful winding coastlines and an option to choose 5 beautiful places instead of one, then Cinque Terre is the place for you.
2. Which is the most beautiful Cinque Terre? 🤔😍
Vernazza if you want to be one with the locals on a sunny day at the Piazza and watch stunning colored fishing boats parked at the shore.
Monterosso Al Mare if your idea of beauty is long stretch of sandy beaches with options to sunbathe under colorful umbrellas .
Corniglia if you would like to view the long ,stunning Ligurian coastline from a 400 steps staircase.
Riomaggiore if you want to go walk the Via del'Amorre or the way of love trail connecting Riomaggiore to Manarola.
Manarola if you want to click the breathtaking pictures and the iconic shot which is the highlight of Cinque Terre
3. Things to do in Cinque Terre 🤔💖
Take the hiking trails or the train as these are car free villages
Catch the sunset after a long day of hiking in Manarola
Chill at the beach in Monterosso Al Mare
Drink Wine at Riomaggiore
Eat Gelato at Corniglia
Click Photographs of a lifetime everywhere
Visit a lesser known neighbour- Portovenere
4. Best photo spots in Cinque Terre 🤔📸
Manarola Scenic Viewpoint
Santuario di Nostra Signora di Montenero
Take a Boat Tour and capture the villages from afar for the best shot.
5. Getting around in Cinque Terre 🤔🚶♂️🚆
The Cinque Terre is a car free area and you can walk, take the train or a boat to get from one village to the other. The entire walking trail from Monterosso in the North to Riomaggiore in the South is connected by a 12 km walking trail. You can also take the Cinque Terre rail card and take the trains to travel between the villages.
6. Where to stay in Cinque Terre 🤔🏘️
Vernazza is one of the best places to stay in Cinque Terre , however we recommend to stay at Levanto, a small nearby town to get the true Ligurian experience. You can find all about Levanto here.
7. Best time to visit Cinque terre
The best time to visit Cinque Terre is between the months of September and October when there are less tourists around. However the ideal time starts from Mid May.