• From Florence to Monterosso al Mare

    Your private car and driver will transport you from Florence to Monterosso al Mare where you’ll check in to the hotel of your choice. Surrounded by steep hills covered with vineyards and olive groves, charming Monterosso al Mare and its 4 sister villages are set along Italy’s magnificent northwest coast, a region of secluded beaches and rocky grottoes. The balance of your day is at leisure to relax or explore as you wish.
  • Get to Know Cinque Terre

    After a leisurely breakfast, your personal guide awaits this morning to take you on a comprehensive exploration of Cinque Terre. In the delightful company of our friendly staff, you’ll discover the unique and captivating charm of these seaside villages. You’ll begin with a scenic journey aboard the local train to Rio Maggiore, the start of La Via dell’Amore, a pleasant walking path that will take you to the picturesque village of Manarola. From here, you can continue with your guide along the walking path to Corniglia and Vernazza – or you can travel to these other villages by train. Upon returning to your hotel in Monterosso, you’ll receive a 2-day Cinque Terre Pass which you can use to further explore the region at your own pace. This evening, we’ve arranged for you to dine at Ristorante Pozzo, a charming and stylish restaurant here in Monterosso. Meals B,D
  • Cinque Terre at your leisure

    Enjoy a full day to explore at your own pace. Yesterday, you joined our expert guide to delve into the beauty, history and distinctive charms of the villages… Today you can return to your favorite, explore closer to home in Monterosso, or revisit all of them! The 2-day Pass which you received yesterday allows for complimentary use of the regional public transportation network which efficiently connects all five villages. Meals B

    [Note: For Days 2 + 3, please note that your guided and independent exploration in the region may be impacted by local conditions. Inclement weather, travel time, transport scheduling and other factors may impact and even disrupt travel along the paths and rail lines that connect these cliff-side villages. We have selected Monterosso al Mare as our base for its particular beauty, selection of restaurants and abundant character.]
  • Arrivederci, Monterosso al Mare…

    After breakfast, you will be transferred by private car back to Florence. Meals B

Check In!Porto RocaVilla Degli Argentieri

  • Hotel Porto Roca - Monterosso, Italy

    Nestled in incomparable scenery Hotel Porta Roca gives guests the impression of sailing above by the sea accompanied by fragrant flowers and the sounds of birds chirping. It is surrounded by the pristine nature of the Cinque Terre and its lush Mediterranean vegetation overlooking the bay of Monterosso. This view of crystal clear waters and sheer cliffs makes it a paradise beyond compare. Recommended by prestigious guide books, Hotel Porto Roca has 40 rooms, most with large balconies overlooking the sea and all with custom furnishings, satellite TV, minibar, safe and air-conditioning. At every turn you will see the hotel's taste and appreciation for beautiful things. Every corner is modernly furnished with antique furniture of rare beauty and great value giving the impression of staying in an elegant private villa. 

Our Private Touring includes:

  • 3 nights at your choice of hotel in the Cinque Terre village of Monterosso: The stylish Villa Degli Argentieri or the comfortable Hotel Porto Roca.
  • Daily breakfast, Dinner at one of our favorite restaurants in Monterosso
  • In-depth sightseeing with your own private guide featuring all five villages of Cinque Terre
  • All hotel taxes & service charges

Trip Pricing

  • Traveling as a single?

Land Only - Per Person Double

Dates   Porto Roca Villa Degli Argentieri
Departure Return   Regular Regular
4/1/2019 10/25/2019 $1699 $1499

Prices are per person, double occupancy, and may vary during holidays and trade shows.

There are no upcoming departures for this tour, but our Custom Travel Team can arrange a private departure just for you at an affordable price and on the dates you want.  With your own private car, driver and guide and custom tailored hotels, meals, and sightseeing we can create the journey of a lifetime exactly to your specifications.

Contact our Custom Travel Team:    800-221-2216  or  Email Us


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  • DC from DE gives this tour 

    Melanie made sure that the pre-planning was detailed and thorough... She was very responsive when I communicated while on my trip.


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    Date Traveled: 10/4/2014

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