5 Days / 4 Nights

Route:  GENOA – SANREMO – Principality OF MONACO/COTE AZUR - RAPALLO - 5 LANDS
Tourcode: (RIF. CLA-15300)

OVERVIEW

our proposal "LIGURIA TERRA MARE" you will discover with a minimum stay of five days this region, tasting the typical Ligurian products, discover the historic center of GENOA (World Heritage Site) is the core of the Old Town, a place full of history and charm that after years of neglect was finally restored and returned to the city, you have to walk on foot and go into the "carrogi", the quaint alleys of medieval origin, and characteristics creuze (narrow streets encased in the walls), lost among the beautiful streets lined with noble palaces and squares harmonious. GENOA is in the middle of two rivers: the Levante that winds towards Tuscany and the west, which extends down to FRANCE. We find out, what to see at the Old Port, famous for the architecture designed by Renzo Piano. Here coexist buildings of the seventeenth century and modern decor, as Biosphere and Bigo, that enrich the offer of the Aquarium, one of the largest in Europe.
Visit AQUARIUS is the main tourist attraction of Genoa. Opened in 1992 in the area of the Old Harbour to Genoa is the largest Italian aquarium and the second in Europe, after that of Valencia.
Discover 5 LANDS but one beauty, a unique work where the generosity and the perfection of nature is harmoniously to human intervention.
The charm of the five small villages MANAROLA, RIOMAGGIORE, CORNIGLIA, VERNAZZA and MONTEROSSO, set between the rocky coastline overlooking the sea offering unique landscapes.
SANREMO, you can visit the Russian church and have bet a few coins to the casino, go along Corso Matteotti, between shops and crowded bars leads to the Ariston Theatre, the temple of Italian pop music.
If you love the nightlife, Piazza Bresca for you, with its restaurants and places to hear live music.
We also recommend a visit to the village of BUSSANA (above SANREMO), destroyed by an earthquake in 1887 and repopulated of artists and hippies to suffer from the 70s.
It 'hard to give advice on what to visit in MONACO, the Principality are famous because a lot of places: the Casino, the harbor, the Grand Prix circuit, the Prince's Palace. To relax in this metropolis crammed in one square kilometer, walking through the old streets of the Rock: you like going to the 50s, when there were no skyscrapers and Prince Rainier was courting a beautiful American actress.

Day by Day Itinerary suggested:

DAY 1: GENOA
After Breakfast, pick up from your Hotel for discovering GENOA.
Meet your private guide for a tourist walk of half a day.
After lunch a couple of hours to visit the AQUARIUM and then continue with your own driver in outlet most famous northern Italian SERRAVALLE Outlet,
full of shops signatures of high fashion, Made in Italy.
Lunch & Dinner by your own, the driver/guide will suggest you a typical local Restaurant/Trattoria.
Overnight at the Hotel in GENOA.

DAY 2: GENOA > BUSSANA > SANREMO > COTE D’AZUR
After Breakfast, meet your private driver to pick up from your Hotel, transfer to SANREMO, before arriving BUSSANA visit,
an artist village built on the ruins of an abandoned medieval village, stands on a gentle hill behind Sanremo giving suggestica and unreal image of himself ...
BUSSANA been many artists. Some have elected their home and have settled, others continued their journey but have drawn inspiration for their creations.
We suggest lunch at BUSSANA. After the visit continue for arrival in Hotel, leave your luggage, freshen and restart of a couple of hours transfer by your private driver to COTE D’AZUR-FRANCE.
Afternoon free at leisure to discover MONACO - NIZZA, you can do shopping, make a trip to the Casino, we recommend a long walk on the boardwalk in NIZZA,
starting from the Old Port and then along the famous Promenade des Anglais dominated by the splendor of 'Hotel Negresco.
Back in ITALY for evening with your driver at disposal.
Lunch & Dinner by your own. Overnight at the Hotel in SANREMO.

DAY 3: SANREMO > RAPALLO
After Breakfast, meet your private driver to pick up from your Hotel, transfer to RAPALLO, after 3 hours of travel arrived in RAPALLO hotel, leave your luggage.
After Lunch, in the afternoon, your private driver will take you to RAPALLO to take the cable car, you will have the thrill of taking a historic cable car
that connects the center of RAPALLO with the ancient sanctuary of Montallegro, located in a splendid panoramic position at 600 meters above sea level among chestnut and beautiful pine forests.
Once there, and having admired the view and the abbey, it will descend walking to Rapallo, via a spectacular causeway, supported by kilometers of stone walls, through thick forests of chestnut and oak, interspersed with magnificent views of the Gulf Tigullio and the promontory of PORTOFINO.
The arrival near the castle can visit the beautiful promenade of Rapallo to the picturesque park of Villa Tigullio.
The route down to about 4 km, takes place along a paved road that descends comfortable with moderate slope to the waterfront of RAPALLO.
To follow on your return with your private driver will visit SANTA MARGHERITA LIGURE, PORTOFINO, CAMOGLI and RECCO,
where you can relax on the boardwalk delighting with the typical Ligurian products.
Lunch & Dinner by your own. Overnight at the Hotel in RAPALLO.

DAY 4: RAPALLO > 5 LANDS > RAPALLO (full Day)
After Breakfasts, departure by boat for an unforgettable day dedicated to the discovery of one of the most amazing and enchanting landscape in the World.
(in the event of rough sea, the visit will be done partly by car and partly by train)
Discover the five villages “Cinque Terre” is an area suspended between sea and land, classified as part of the Unesco World Heritage.
RIO MAGGIORE, a picturesque fishing village, with tall, narrow houses, typically pastel colors, and an alternation of light and darkness, coming from the narrow alleyways.
MANAROLA, known for the production of wine and oil, with its colorful houses that seem to arise from the rock.
CORNIGLIA, village perched on the crest of the hill and connected to the beach by a staircase of 365 steps. From this country, traditionally devoted to growing grapes you can enjoy a splendid view.
VERNAZZA, with its charming marina, around which develops the medieval town, with its characteristic square, two massive Genoese watch towers and the charming Gothic church dedicated to Saint Margaret of Antioch, on two floors.
MONTEROSSO, famous resort town, embellished by elegant villas and a wide beach. In the old center, where the narrow streets climb the hill, you can admire the Gothic parish church of San Giovanni Battista and the baroque Church of San Francesco annexed to the Capuchin convent.
Lunch & Dinner by your own. Overnight at the Hotel in RAPALLO.

DAY 6: RAPALLO > DEPARTURE
Your journey continues to other destinations, example would continue from Rapallo to Tuscany, or extend the days in Liguria for the activities you prefer...........

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