Unique things to do in Cinque Terre
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Unique things to do in Cinque Terre

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Cinque Terre Sunset Cruise & Swim with Yuri
We will meet you at the harbor in Riomaggiore, and then embark on our magical sunset tour. During the tour, we will slowly cruise up the Cinque Terre coast, stopping in front of each village to give you the opportunity to take photos of the villages from the sea, which is hands down, the best way to capture each village's beauty. Once we reach Monterosso, we will turn around and slowly head back to Riomaggiore. With the sun setting behind us, you will have the perfect view to capture magnificent photos. During the tour, you can sip on bubbles and enjoy homemade focaccia from the local baker, made fresh daily and a must-try food while in the Cinque Terre. You can also jump in the sea for a sunset dip during the tour. Take a deep breath, and enjoy the paradise that surrounds you. Our aim is to make your night, and maybe even your holiday in the Cinque Terre, a lifelong memory and show you 'La dolce vita.' The tour lasts for around 2.5 hours.e your night, and maybe even your holiday in the Cinque Terre, a lifelong memory and show you 'La dolce vita.' The tour lasts for around 2.5 hours.
BachYard. A concert in the Vineyard.
My guests will enjoy one of the best views of the hillside in Cinque Terre, enjoy local specialties and listen to my Bach played live on the piano. The focus of this year, 2024, will be J. S. Bach's Goldberg Variations and Six Partitas. I will welcome my guests into my property, inside the Cinque Terre National Park, where they will visit a young vineyard, learn about the building techniques of the old dry stone walls that are peculiar to this area and hear some historical background of what makes our area so unique. Afterwards, they will enjoy a full lunch or dinner, a selection of wines and my homemade lemon liqueurs while enjoying classical piano music played live. I provide transportation for a maximum of 10 guests per session, from Riomaggiore and back, at my expense. The whole event will take place outdoors, on my terrace above the vines. If the weather does not allow for an enjoyable outdoor setting the event will be cancelled and our guests entirely reimbursed. Bring along your camera, drinking water and an umbrella/blanket according to the weather.
The art of Pasta - Authentic Recipes
We will show you every secret to achieve an amazing pasta dough like in a Michelin star restaurant. I learn everything from my grandma, true pasta maker from Emilia Romagna (Bologna city). After many experience in Michelin star restaurant in Italy and around the world, I decide to open my experience on Airbnb to share my passion for pasta. You will meet only the best chefs in town, all with Michelin start restaurant back ground, all with the same mission, share our experience and our family traditions, ready to share the love for Italian Gastronomic culture. We going to start with a little introduction to the ingredients, after that we are going to do the dough and you will be able to prepare you own pasta from scratch! I will teach you many different kind of pasta shapes as: -Tortelli -Tagliatelle -Fettuccine and a lot more :) A wonderful experience about the magical word of pasta. Of course, at the end we are going to enjoy together some amazing pasta dishes. I will show you how to prepare few different sauces for our amazing pasta! We will be taste 3-4 different pasta dishes! This Class is suitable for vegetarians. Please note: open classes would not be suitable for gluten free and dairy free, I’m sorry about that. Private classes we can arrange a menu and dietary restrictions. Can't wait to share with you more about Pasta world!
Framura Express fun and good life
We will leave from Framura port, to escape from the confusion of mass tourism. Aboard a comfortable 6.5 meter boat, we will leave for Bonassola where we will pass in front of its bay for a refreshing swim in the crystal clear waters of the "Prie Rosse", a fascinating spot where you can snorkel in crystal clear waters and not reachable if not by boat. We will admire the beautiful villa overlooking the sea and then head towards Framura. Passing through the beach of "Porto Pidocchio" we will head off the beaches of "Valla '", beautiful sandy beaches difficult to reach and still little known. And more the "pietre rosse" and many others After so many baths and snorkelling, what better than a rich and delicious aperitif with the famous focaccia of "Cueva Blanca" and a glass of 5 Terre wine in a suggestive spot abord of a boat. The experience will leave you without a doubt an indelible memory of a different and wonderful day spent in unique places! Other things to note In case of bad weather conditions the experience will be canceled
CinqueTerre sunset w/ wine, focaccia and amazing swim stop
Don't feel like facing the crowds? You don't have to. Jump on this awesome boat tour and discover supremely beautiful views, accessible only by boat. We'll take you to see the stunning Cinque Terre coastline (the best of the five) and swim in the Ligurian Sea just as the sun is setting in for an unforgettable dip. Enjoy drink local wine and food, meet new friends, laugh 'til your belly hurts. This will be the highlight of your Cinque Terre vacation. All of our tours will start and end in the stunning marina in Riomaggiore. Groups are small, with no more than 12 guests on board. *Please note that this tour includes only local white wine, water and focaccia. If you do not drink white wine or eat focaccia, feel free to bring any food and drinks with you on board!

Discover Cinque Terre by the sea

Sunset Boat Tours Cinque Terre Experience
A Cinque Terre Sunset Boat Tour is the most romantic and scenic tour you can experience when visiting the area! We will leave from the pier in Monterosso, you’ll get to admire the colorful five seaside villages from the sea, while we will tell you everything about local history and daily life. We will have an aperitif with local products to taste some typical Ligurian specialties, sipping prosecco and listening to music in the background. We'll go to explore a beautiful hidden coves, and in warmer months you’ll even be able to swim in the crystal clear waters of the National Park while enjoying the sunset. After a short break in picturesque Vernazza (during the less crowded and warm months) we will sail towards the sunset, enjoying this natural performance in the most romantic and peaceful moment of the day. We will be back in Monterosso after sunset. Other things to note Sunset Boat Tour is a shared experience that offers the opportunity to meet and socialize with other guests, who are often of different nationalities and cultures.
Paddle Cinque Terre Secret Coast
In a unique trip, away from the tourist flow, you will paddle in the wonderful landscape of the Cinque Terre (Unesco site) and Portovenere shores and you will discover the amazing history of Cinque Terre and its secrets from a really different point of view. And if you would like something else out of the usual routes...take a look to this: https://www.airbnb.it/experiences/220235 Other things to note In case of rough sea conditions (incompatible with safety) in Monterosso, if possible, the experience could be moved in the Portovenere and Palmaria archipelago national park. This experience is doable for everybody, from beginners to skilled kayakers.
New way to Explore CinqueTerre&PortoVenere
We will leave from the pier in Monterosso at about 10 a.m. You’ll get to admire the colorful five seaside villages from the sea, while we will tell you all about the history, the geographical and cultural curiosities that characterize this region. Meanwhile you’ll enjoy a delicious aperitif with focaccia, pesto and other typical local products, sipping prosecco and listening to music or simply to the sweet sea lapping. We will discover beautiful coves and dive to snorkel in the crystal clear waters of the National Park. After a short glide we will stop in Porto Venere for you to discover this amazing village described by Lord Byron, Shelley, George Sand and other great poets. We will also visit the suggestive Church of San Pietro, an ancient temple with a stunning view on the coastline. In the low season, not too chaotic and sultry, we'll also stop for a visit to the quaint village of Vernazza, or we will finish the tour enjoying the local crystal clear sea once more. We will be back in Monterosso by 3 p.m. Other things to note New way to Explore 5Terre&PortoVenere is a shared experience that offers the opportunity to meet and socialize with other guests, who are often of different nationalities and cultures. If you are interested in a tour just of Cinque Terre, you can contact us directly on our website Seabreezeboattours.
Cinque Terre Blue Sea
An intimate and reserved experience, during which you can experience the sea in total relaxation on a typical Italian boat with local people, the first Airbnb Host Experiences in the Cinque Terre. We will sail coast to coast in front of the amazing villages, you can take photos, to swim in the blue waters, to listen music, to sip Prosecco DOCG, all drinks are offered for free. Excellent experience for friends, family or to celebrate events or wedding proposals. If you don't find availability, write a message. Other important info: 1. The experience will be confirmed the day before based on weather and sea conditions. For us safety, comfort and satisfaction of our guests come first. 2. Maximum punctuality. 3. Agility for embarkation/disembarkation. 4. It is not allowed to bring animals. 5. It is not allowed to bring food, snacks or alcoholic beverages. 6. For health and hygiene reasons we do not provide beach towels, masks, costumes or anything else. 7. No luggages on board. 8. Experience not recommended if you suffer from seasickness. 9. The experience is canceled only in case of adverse weather and sea conditions, not if it is simply cloudy. in case of cloudiness it comes out anyway. We looking forward to having you here with us in the Cinque Terre.
Cinque Terre Sunset Lovers
An intimate and reserved experience where you can experience the sea in total relaxation on a typical Italian boat until sunset, with the first Airbnb Host Experiences in the Cinque Terre. We will sail along the coast and you can admire from the sea all the villages of Cinque Terre, take beautiful photos, listen to music, drink a good Prosecco DOCG with Ligurian focaccia, all drinks are offered for free, swim and wait in the middle of the sea the sun that goes down on the horizon. The experience starts and ends with the landing in the same place where we start, Manarola. Romantic experience for wedding proposals. If you can't find availability, send a message. Other important information: 1. The experience will be confirmed the day before based on weather conditions. For us, the safety, comfort, and satisfaction of our guests is our priority. 2. Timeliness 3. Boarding/disembarking agility 4. No pets allowed. 5. No food, snacks or alcoholic beverages are allowed. 6. We do not provide beach towels, masks, swimsuit or other. 7. No luggage on board. 8. The experience is not recommended if you are sick with sea sickness. 9. The experience is only canceled in case of harsh weather and sea conditions, not just cloudy, in case of clouds you can still go out. We can't wait to have you here in Cinque Terre.

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Pesto Class, Wine Tasting, Oil Tasting alle Cinque Terre
Learn to make the most famous salsa in Liguria: PESTO!! Cook with me, I've learned from Grandma Linda! We make everything from scratch, by pestle and mortar, using only selected ingredients! We will be in a typical Cinque Terre winery, furnished with stone and wood, a dip in 19th-century Vernazza! After preparing pesto, we will taste 3 wines from Cinque Terre and 3 Ligurian oils and eat our sauce with the typical focaccia!
Cinque Terre Boat Tour
Our daytime tour starts from Riomaggiore, which is the southernmost village in the Cinque Terre. We slowly make our way up the coast to Monterosso. We will stop in front of every village to snap photos from the boat. Don't forget to bring your swimsuit and towel because we'll be stopping for a swim during the tour (for those who choose to). After we have arrived in Monterosso, we'll head offshore so you can see the entire Cinque Terre coast and this beautiful perspective as we head back to Riomaggiore. With a maximum of 11 guests, our tours are intimate. Please note we do not offer food or drink on our day tours, but feel free to bring your own! Your captains are either Yuri or Beppe, both born and raised captains in the Cinque Terre. Get ready to have a great time and good laugh.
Unforgettable cinque terre from the sea
we will leave aboard a comfortable boat for the fascinating 5 lands. swimming in coves accessible only from the sea, snorkeling surrounded by colorful fish and the view of the wonderful 5 lands from a unique point of view! Monterosso, Vernazza, Corniglia, Manarola and Riomaggiore the 5 wonders that inspired poets and writers and where the last disney film Luca was set, from a privileged point of view: the sea! And to conclude with a flourish, an aperitif on board will be offered based on local wine and homemade focaccia from our oven! Far from mass tourism, equipped with every comfort, you will surely experience an unforgettable day of your holidays!
Pesto experience in Riomaggiore, Cinque Terre
Do you like Pesto? This is the right class for you to learn how to make it from scratch by mortar ad pestle, according to the traditional technique and to the recipe of my grandmother. My dog Ettore and I will welcome you with glass of prosecco and when Pesto will be ready you can taste it with a plate pasta which with its taste will let you forget the stairs you took to get to my kitchen. Between pleasant chats you will discover the history and tradition behind which the flavors of Ligurian cuisine are hidden. This experience is recommended for 2 or more people. NOTE: Genovese pesto is NOT vegan. Since the class takes place in a private home is NOT suitable for people with severe intolerances or allergies.
Sunset tour, Cinqueterre, drinks, swim, music, happy people
The tour start from the little dock of Manarola, at the same dock from where the ferries to Cinque Terre depart aboard an 8-meter open boat. It runs along the 5 villages from Manarola towards Monterosso. Arriving at Guvano beach, behind Corniglia, we stop for the first swim break; with snorkeling equipment you can admire the clear waters and the local fish. It starts again with a panoramic view of the coast and all the various types of sedimentary rocks, explanations on the paths and the type of wine produced, another swim stop after the view of the seaside village of Vernazza to then reach the last of the 5 lands, Monterosso. After the view of the village and the beaches, the route is reversed to return to Riomaggiore, another swim stop one mile from the coast, drinking good prosecco, waiting for the sunset to then return to Manarola

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Pesto Class, Wine Tasting, Oil Tasting alle Cinque Terre
Learn to make the most famous salsa in Liguria: PESTO!! Cook with me, I've learned from Grandma Linda! We make everything from scratch, by pestle and mortar, using only selected ingredients! We will be in a typical Cinque Terre winery, furnished with stone and wood, a dip in 19th-century Vernazza! After preparing pesto, we will taste 3 wines from Cinque Terre and 3 Ligurian oils and eat our sauce with the typical focaccia!
Unforgettable cinque terre from the sea
we will leave aboard a comfortable boat for the fascinating 5 lands. swimming in coves accessible only from the sea, snorkeling surrounded by colorful fish and the view of the wonderful 5 lands from a unique point of view! Monterosso, Vernazza, Corniglia, Manarola and Riomaggiore the 5 wonders that inspired poets and writers and where the last disney film Luca was set, from a privileged point of view: the sea! And to conclude with a flourish, an aperitif on board will be offered based on local wine and homemade focaccia from our oven! Far from mass tourism, equipped with every comfort, you will surely experience an unforgettable day of your holidays!
Cinque Terre Boat Tour
Our daytime tour starts from Riomaggiore, which is the southernmost village in the Cinque Terre. We slowly make our way up the coast to Monterosso. We will stop in front of every village to snap photos from the boat. Don't forget to bring your swimsuit and towel because we'll be stopping for a swim during the tour (for those who choose to). After we have arrived in Monterosso, we'll head offshore so you can see the entire Cinque Terre coast and this beautiful perspective as we head back to Riomaggiore. With a maximum of 11 guests, our tours are intimate. Please note we do not offer food or drink on our day tours, but feel free to bring your own! Your captains are either Yuri or Beppe, both born and raised captains in the Cinque Terre. Get ready to have a great time and good laugh.
Sunset tour, Cinqueterre, drinks, swim, music, happy people
The tour start from the little dock of Manarola, at the same dock from where the ferries to Cinque Terre depart aboard an 8-meter open boat. It runs along the 5 villages from Manarola towards Monterosso. Arriving at Guvano beach, behind Corniglia, we stop for the first swim break; with snorkeling equipment you can admire the clear waters and the local fish. It starts again with a panoramic view of the coast and all the various types of sedimentary rocks, explanations on the paths and the type of wine produced, another swim stop after the view of the seaside village of Vernazza to then reach the last of the 5 lands, Monterosso. After the view of the village and the beaches, the route is reversed to return to Riomaggiore, another swim stop one mile from the coast, drinking good prosecco, waiting for the sunset to then return to Manarola
Cinque Terre Sunset Cruise & Swim with Yuri
We will meet you at the harbor in Riomaggiore, and then embark on our magical sunset tour. During the tour, we will slowly cruise up the Cinque Terre coast, stopping in front of each village to give you the opportunity to take photos of the villages from the sea, which is hands down, the best way to capture each village's beauty. Once we reach Monterosso, we will turn around and slowly head back to Riomaggiore. With the sun setting behind us, you will have the perfect view to capture magnificent photos. During the tour, you can sip on bubbles and enjoy homemade focaccia from the local baker, made fresh daily and a must-try food while in the Cinque Terre. You can also jump in the sea for a sunset dip during the tour. Take a deep breath, and enjoy the paradise that surrounds you. Our aim is to make your night, and maybe even your holiday in the Cinque Terre, a lifelong memory and show you 'La dolce vita.' The tour lasts for around 2.5 hours.e your night, and maybe even your holiday in the Cinque Terre, a lifelong memory and show you 'La dolce vita.' The tour lasts for around 2.5 hours.
Wine tasting in the vineyard
Come to visit my family vineyard and taste our wine! We will take a short trek of about half an hour to reach the Eroico Vineyard, one of the most beautiful in the Cinque Terre. Much of the route is uphill, but during the walk we will stop in different spot to relax, enjoy the view and discover the history of Vernazza and the Cinque Terre. Once in the vineyard, we will taste three different glasses of Eroico wine, produced by my dad and me. Moreover, you will be able to taste local snack, prepered by my mom. In my family vineyard, you can discover a Unesco Heritage and enjoy an unique view on Vernazza, in a really peaceful atmosphere and far from the crowd. I will accompany you throughout the experience. I'm an hiking guide, a II level sommelier and the youngest member of the family who manages the Eroico vineyard. P.s. If you are looking for new dates on the calendar, contact me!
Portraits in Vernazza Cinque Terre
We will visit together the most evocative places of Vernazza where we will take pics of your experience in Cinque Terre • Complete portfolio: IG lovvia memories • This package includes 1 hour session in a village and 25 edited pics. We personally choose the pics to edit. We also offer the possibility to buy raw pics. • The booking time it's just an indication, we also work through our website, IG and other channels. The specific timing could be defined once we check the forecast a few days before the session. • Solo travelers and family should contact us before booking. • Wedding proposals have a different cost, please contact us before booking. • Would you like to do the photo session in another village like Manarola or Monterosso or Riomaggiore? Please contact us. • We can offer sessions in two or three villages, with packages up to four hours. Please ask to get further info. • Where can we meet? We can meet outside the train station of each village. • This experience is perfect for couples, solo travelers, families and friends.
Pesto experience in Riomaggiore, Cinque Terre
Do you like Pesto? This is the right class for you to learn how to make it from scratch by mortar ad pestle, according to the traditional technique and to the recipe of my grandmother. My dog Ettore and I will welcome you with glass of prosecco and when Pesto will be ready you can taste it with a plate pasta which with its taste will let you forget the stairs you took to get to my kitchen. Between pleasant chats you will discover the history and tradition behind which the flavors of Ligurian cuisine are hidden. This experience is recommended for 2 or more people. NOTE: Genovese pesto is NOT vegan. Since the class takes place in a private home is NOT suitable for people with severe intolerances or allergies.
PASTAMANIA
Learn how to make homemade pasta easily and successfully. We will meet in Florence at our cooking school located in the historic center, in front of the Arno river. We are a team of professionals chefs, we are pleased to meet you and let you spend a nice time with us for a fun and unique lesson. We will teach the secrets how to make RAVIOLI, FETTUCCINE & TORTELLI in different shape. We will provide you with the tools useful for the preparation: kitchen gown, rolling pin and pasta cutter, eggs and flour. After the preparation, the chef will cook together the pasta with the relative's sauces. Each participant will prepare their own pasta, then we will cook it in the same pot to share it, then with the rest of the group like an Italian family. The experience lasts about 3 hours, It will also be an opportunity to socialize with other travellers and with your host in an Italian atmosphere. During the meal will be served delicious organic Tuscan wine, that we produce on our farm called "Dalle Nostre Mani”, wines produced with natural methods. If you want to drink during the lesson you can buy some bottles at our shop before the lesson. We hope that this experience can be useful to increase your culinary knowledge and make sure that you can do our secrets at your home and leaving your diners amazed! Every participant will receive english instructions.
BachYard. A concert in the Vineyard.
My guests will enjoy one of the best views of the hillside in Cinque Terre, enjoy local specialties and listen to my Bach played live on the piano. The focus of this year, 2024, will be J. S. Bach's Goldberg Variations and Six Partitas. I will welcome my guests into my property, inside the Cinque Terre National Park, where they will visit a young vineyard, learn about the building techniques of the old dry stone walls that are peculiar to this area and hear some historical background of what makes our area so unique. Afterwards, they will enjoy a full lunch or dinner, a selection of wines and my homemade lemon liqueurs while enjoying classical piano music played live. I provide transportation for a maximum of 10 guests per session, from Riomaggiore and back, at my expense. The whole event will take place outdoors, on my terrace above the vines. If the weather does not allow for an enjoyable outdoor setting the event will be cancelled and our guests entirely reimbursed. Bring along your camera, drinking water and an umbrella/blanket according to the weather.
Enjoy a sunset boat tour
Welcome to our experience! With the two captains Steeven and Christian we will leave the Riomaggiore marina to go to the following village Manarola and continue (staying in every village from the sea, to take many beautiful photos, all this always close to the coast), we will continue towards Corniglia, the only village that is 100 meters above sea level, we will make a stop to swim with the fish and snorkel, on board we will offer you prosecco, coca-cola or water and snacks such as the light focaccia, we will arrive in Vernazza one of the most popular villages by tourists, and finally we will go towards Monterosso, the largest village, and we will admire Monterosso from the sea, we will always go back to the coast to admire the sun that sets and we will return back calmly.
Cinque terre from the sea
board our boat, we will leave the Marina di Riomaggiore to discover all the five lands from the sea near the coast, we will briefly tell the history of these beautiful five villages, we would make a stop to swim in places accessible only from the sea, on board you can bring a drink to relax with lots of music
Epic Kayak Tour of the Cinque Terre coastline
For the eco-conscious, outdoor adventurer! Sail away from the crowds. Get some much needed mental peace and quiet (and an arm workout!) This curated, 1.5 hour kayaking tour is an amazing way to discover places only accessible by sea and experience a different side of the Cinque Terre! Kicking off from the charming port of Riomaggiore around 3:30pm, we'll head north where there's the iconic "via dell'Amore". If the sea conditions permit, we'll enter into a small, secret cove that opens back out into the crystal clear Ligurian Sea. After a brief explanation of the coastline, well turn around and row back south, this time going further out from the coast. We'll pass in front of Riomaggiore - after a few photos, if the sea conditions permit, we'll stop at the natural pools of La Macrexia. Crystalline waters so beautiful, you won't want to leave. Moving forward, get up close and personal with the iconic vertical cliffs of the Cinque Terre before heading back to Riomaggiore. Experience is preferred, but not necessary. This would be a fun option for the whole family. Caves are currently closed by the coast guard. Our tours are dependent on Mother Nature. In case of rough seas and/or rain , we will do our best to reschedule you. Children as welcomed, as long as they are accompanied by an adult. Each kayak can sustain a max of 100kg .
The art of Pasta - Authentic Recipes
We will show you every secret to achieve an amazing pasta dough like in a Michelin star restaurant. I learn everything from my grandma, true pasta maker from Emilia Romagna (Bologna city). After many experience in Michelin star restaurant in Italy and around the world, I decide to open my experience on Airbnb to share my passion for pasta. You will meet only the best chefs in town, all with Michelin start restaurant back ground, all with the same mission, share our experience and our family traditions, ready to share the love for Italian Gastronomic culture. We going to start with a little introduction to the ingredients, after that we are going to do the dough and you will be able to prepare you own pasta from scratch! I will teach you many different kind of pasta shapes as: -Tortelli -Tagliatelle -Fettuccine and a lot more :) A wonderful experience about the magical word of pasta. Of course, at the end we are going to enjoy together some amazing pasta dishes. I will show you how to prepare few different sauces for our amazing pasta! We will be taste 3-4 different pasta dishes! This Class is suitable for vegetarians. Please note: open classes would not be suitable for gluten free and dairy free, I’m sorry about that. Private classes we can arrange a menu and dietary restrictions. Can't wait to share with you more about Pasta world!
Cinque Terre sunset from the sea
You will be taken to see all of the Cinque Terre in the best moment possible when the fading lights of the sunset and the quiet atmosphere will be the perfect frame for an unforgettable  experience. During the tour, you will be served local wines, prosecco and some appetizers like pizza and focaccia. This option is  designed for couples, for the ones of you looking for the perfect picture, for wine lovers and for the ones who are simply looking for some relax during the best moment of the day.  The boat will start from Riomaggiore harbor and we will stop in front of each towns of Cinque Terre. You will have a local skipper on board to let you know some secret of the towns.
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