Ligurian Cetaceans, Cinque Terre & Tuscany
8 Day Tour. End of March to June & September to October
Good 3-Star Hotel
31. March - 31. October
DAY 1: Arrival
Check into your Hotel in the “Riviera dei Fiori” (the Flower Riviera)
DAY 2: San Remo, in and around
You’ll be with a tour guide for the whole day today. First, visit the city of Sanremo, with some free time for a stroll in the city before continuing into the surrounding countryside and the city of Dolceaqua. In the late afternoon, enjoy a wine tasting with finger-food in a local winery before returning to your hotel.
DAY 3: Monaco - Monte Carlo
After breakfast, start a full-day trip to Monaco and Monte Carlo. You’ll have a guided city tour and plenty of time to explore the city on your own.
DAY 4: Dolphin and whale watching
Today an amazing trip awaits you. You will drive along the coast to Genoa and embark on a four-hour dolphin and whale watching tour. With a bit of luck you will be able to see these fascinating sea creatures up close and personal (depending on weather conditions). Later, drive South to your hotel on the Versilia Coast.
DAY 5: Cinque Terre
Today you go to the UNESCO World Heritage Site of “Cinque Terre”. From La Spezia, take to train to Riomaggiore and to Monterosso. Or, you can hike there by way of the “Via dell’Amore”. From Monterosso, return to La Spezia by boat, stopping along the way at Portovenere before entering the “Gulf of Poets”.
DAY 6: Pisa - Lucca
Drive to Pisa after breakfast today where, during your guided tour there, you will learn about the “Piazza dei Miracoli’ with its world-famous leaning tour. In the afternoon you’ll have plenty of time to explore the city of Lucca and walk the medieval city walls on your own.
DAY 7: Florence
Today you are going to know the capital of Italian arts: Florence. Go on a guided tour of this beautiful historical city, to get to know all its interesting facts. You are on yourself for lunch. Use this opportunity to taste delicious Tuscany´s specialties. The afternoon is free.
DAY 8: Departure.