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Cinque Terre Sunset Cruise & Swim
We'll meet you in the harbor in Riomaggiore and depart on our magical sunset tour. We'll slowly make our way up the Cinque Terre coast, stopping in front of each village to give you a little bit of history and insider information, as well as the opportunity to take photos of the villages from the sea - hands down the best way to capture each village's beauty. Once we reach Monterosso we'll turn around, and with the sun setting behind us, we'll slowly head back to Riomaggiore. You'll sip bubbles while cruising. Yuri is a local wine expert and has his own vineyards, so he's able to provide you with information about how grapes are grown on our cliffs, and what makes the Cinque Terre wine which you'll be drinking so unique. You'll also be munching on homemade focaccia from the local baker, made fresh daily, and a must-try food while in the Cinque Terre. You can jump in the sea during the tour as well for a sunset dip. Take a deep breath - this is paradise. Once we return to Riomaggiore, if you are interested, Yuri can book you a table in the harbor at a fantastic restaurant, and you can finish your evening eating local seafood in the harbor​​. Let us make your night, and maybe even your holiday here in the Cinque Terre, a lifelong memory, and show you 'La dolce vita. The tour lasts around 2.5 hours depending on whether guests swim or not.
Home cooking & cookingclass a Genova
Welcome to my home! After a brief conversation and a small welcome snack, we will cook together a typical Genoese menu (an appetizer, a first dish of pasta, a second and a dessert) and I will tell you a little history and curiosity about the Ligurian cuisine and its traditions We will also eat what I cooked with my family (it includes unlimited water and a bottle of wine every two guests!) I am very happy to share what I have learned from my mother, mother-in-law and the cooking classes I attended: I am not a professional chef!!!
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, 2022, 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 dinner, a selection of wines and my homemade lemon liqueurs while enjoying classical piano music played live. I will only be able to transport a maximum of 6 guests per session in my vehicle but will help organise transportation for any extra guests who may be interested. 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. For updates, check out our website: bachyard.com Bring along your camera, drinking water and an umbrella/blanket according to the weather. During these strange times you are also, unfortunately, required to bring a face mask.
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.
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.

Sip your way through local vineyards

Wine tasting in the vineyard
Take a short trek of about half an hour to reach the Eroico Vineyard, one of the most beautiful in the Cinque Terre. Once you arrive, you can discover a Unesco Heritage and enjoy three glasses of Eroico wine. Luca will accompany you throughout the experience. He is a hiking guide and the youngest member of the family who manages the Eroico vineyard.
A day in Cinque terre
After a morning meeting with me we will start our great day in Cinque Terre, we will visit 3 of the 5 villages and by the end of the tour you will know much more about this incredible territory and its legendary history. We will visit Manarola, Vernazza and Monterosso, so you have a complete view of the area. We will use both train and boat. Train is faster so we will have more time to spend in the village and view from the boat is more panoramic. I will show you the best panoramic view points out from the crowd and you will taste the very genuine local food in one of the most typical shop. Other things to note Get ready to spend a day in Cinque Terre, wear comfortable shoes, bring some water and a cap, sunscreen if needed.
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.
Professional Portrait Photographs in Cinque Terre
If you’ve ever thought of having your photo taken professionally, there is no better place to do so than in the beautiful, picturesque Cinque Terre. I’d love to wander through the laneways or vineyards and down to the waterfront with you, capturing you as you take in the stunning sights. My style when photographing is to document, rather than control. I’d love to create a set of natural, timeless photographs that you will treasure forever and that will transport you back to your time in Italy. This photographic experience includes professional portraits in Riomaggiore or Manarola. The photoshoot will last approximately one hour and is suitable for individuals, couples and families. As we wander around the town, we can chat about local traditions, the best foods to try and the best places to eat and shop. I can fill you in on some interesting facts about the area and help you with some activity ideas that will enrich your stay. The times listed are when the towns are generally a little quieter. If you don't see a time or date here that suits you, please get in touch and I will do my best to accommodate you! Longer photoshoots are available also, as are photoshoots in multiple locations or in or in other towns – just let me know if you’d like more info! Please book a spot for each individual person that will be attending. Discounts are applied automatically to groups of 3+.
"Truffle for one day" Unesco recognized experience
The experience is called "TRUFFLE FOR A DAY". My guests, immersed in an uncontaminated territory, will participate in the search for the precious underground mushroom among meadows, hazelnut groves and woods.It will be exciting to follow the dog and his handler engaged in this superb activity. Depending on the season, it will be possible to appreciate the products of this wonderful land such as hazelnuts and grapes that the hills of Monferrato UNESCO HERITAGE offer generously. The excursion will start from the award-winning Oreste Buzio winery in Vignale M.to; where the history of the place and the production of organic wine will be presented with a delicious and rich tasting. We will also visit the Infernot, a place where wines and fine products were once kept. During the search for the TRUFFLE, a detailed naturalistic explanation of the territory will be given and an explanation on the training of the dog which, while working, will enchant the participants who will exchange amazed glances among themselves, a sensory analysis of the truffle will also be offered every day of the year except for the whole month of May and from 1st to 21st September as foreseen by the biological stop The law allows only for the Piedmont region the nocturnal "search" of the truffle, there are evening outings in the months of June, July and August in the moonlight Other things to note Dogs are not allowed. It is possible to buy the truffle quarried in the day or book it 3 days in advance.

Most popular in Metropolitan City of Genoa

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 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!
Dolcevita Aperitivo GoldenHour Boat Tour
The Gulf of the Poets, named after Lord Byron and Shelley who lived here and took inspiration from its beauty, is dominated by Portovenere and the 3 Islands (Palmaria, Tino and Tinetto), which all are part of Unesco World Heritage Sites. The 3 small inaccessible Islands are located just in front of Portovenere, the pearl of the Gulf, and are rich in vegetation and animals. Their beauty, especially at the Golden Hour, is breathtaking! With a 1 hour tour, starting from the port of La Spezia (Passeggiata Morin), I'll guide you through the hidden gems of the Gulf and the 3 Islands : • Torre Scola, a 16th century military fort built at the center of the Gulf and damaged during the Napoleonic wars • Portovenere, the true pearl of the Gulf, with it enchanted village and San Pietro ancient romanic church, known as the world's most beautiful one • "Azzurra" grotto in Palmaria, shining gold at sunset • The Tino old-lighthouse, one of the few remaining in Europe • "Madonna Stella Maris" statue emerging from the sea outside Tinetto • The dismissed cableway used until the II World Wars to load the marble from the local quarry • The many unique military installations from the 1st and 2nd World Wars Other things to note We'll wait for you at the boarding point (HopHop Boat - Piattaforma Galleggiante), 5 minutes before the departure time.
swimming stop & Cinque Terre
Welcome aboard our boat "STELLA" a traditional Ligurian gozzo from the Cinque Terre where there is no better way to start the day. We will meet at the marina of Manarola where we will board our boat where we will start our adventure, sailing near the coast and stopping in each village to capture unique and unforgettable photos from the sea, we will visit all the Cinque Terre from the sea with a stop to swim, in the crystalline sea of Liguria. On board we will offer you a drink of good local wine, beer, cola, or water, book what are you waiting for. Welcome to Cinque Terre!
Top Rated Genoa Food Tour- Five Stops
ALL FOOD IS INCLUDED! At least 4 food stops (food choice depending on season and availability): - Pasta with Pesto - Savoury pies - Focaccia with Cheese - Fried squids - Anchovies - Farinata - Classic Focaccia with Evo oil - Caffè and dessert/ice cream What this tour IS about: - Great Food - Great company with a local - Curiosities and anecdotes - Nice walk in the city centre - Fun and smiles - New friends from all around the world What this tour is NOT about: - An historical tour - Boring long speeches PLEASE NOTICE THAT THE TOUR WILL BE HELD IN ITALIAN/ENGLISH. CONTACT US FOR OTHER LANGUAGES CONTACT US FOR PRIVATE EXPERIENCE Do Eat Better Experience tours are a mix of high-quality gastronomy as a way for showing Italian culture and lifestyle and a walking experience together with a local friend. You'll be guided by a "Foodie", a local "buddy" able to explain every detail of the selected restaurants, their preparations, and the relevant curiosities. We accept only small groups because we want to focus on a genuine exchange and give each person the highest attention possible.

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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 Sunset Cruise & Swim
We'll meet you in the harbor in Riomaggiore and depart on our magical sunset tour. We'll slowly make our way up the Cinque Terre coast, stopping in front of each village to give you a little bit of history and insider information, as well as the opportunity to take photos of the villages from the sea - hands down the best way to capture each village's beauty. Once we reach Monterosso we'll turn around, and with the sun setting behind us, we'll slowly head back to Riomaggiore. You'll sip bubbles while cruising. Yuri is a local wine expert and has his own vineyards, so he's able to provide you with information about how grapes are grown on our cliffs, and what makes the Cinque Terre wine which you'll be drinking so unique. You'll also be munching on homemade focaccia from the local baker, made fresh daily, and a must-try food while in the Cinque Terre. You can jump in the sea during the tour as well for a sunset dip. Take a deep breath - this is paradise. Once we return to Riomaggiore, if you are interested, Yuri can book you a table in the harbor at a fantastic restaurant, and you can finish your evening eating local seafood in the harbor​​. Let us make your night, and maybe even your holiday here in the Cinque Terre, a lifelong memory, and show you 'La dolce vita. The tour lasts around 2.5 hours depending on whether guests swim or not.
Dolcevita Aperitivo GoldenHour Boat Tour
The Gulf of the Poets, named after Lord Byron and Shelley who lived here and took inspiration from its beauty, is dominated by Portovenere and the 3 Islands (Palmaria, Tino and Tinetto), which all are part of Unesco World Heritage Sites. The 3 small inaccessible Islands are located just in front of Portovenere, the pearl of the Gulf, and are rich in vegetation and animals. Their beauty, especially at the Golden Hour, is breathtaking! With a 1 hour tour, starting from the port of La Spezia (Passeggiata Morin), I'll guide you through the hidden gems of the Gulf and the 3 Islands : • Torre Scola, a 16th century military fort built at the center of the Gulf and damaged during the Napoleonic wars • Portovenere, the true pearl of the Gulf, with it enchanted village and San Pietro ancient romanic church, known as the world's most beautiful one • "Azzurra" grotto in Palmaria, shining gold at sunset • The Tino old-lighthouse, one of the few remaining in Europe • "Madonna Stella Maris" statue emerging from the sea outside Tinetto • The dismissed cableway used until the II World Wars to load the marble from the local quarry • The many unique military installations from the 1st and 2nd World Wars Other things to note We'll wait for you at the boarding point (HopHop Boat - Piattaforma Galleggiante), 5 minutes before the departure time.
Wine tasting in the vineyard
Take a short trek of about half an hour to reach the Eroico Vineyard, one of the most beautiful in the Cinque Terre. Once you arrive, you can discover a Unesco Heritage and enjoy three glasses of Eroico wine. Luca will accompany you throughout the experience. He is a hiking guide and the youngest member of the family who manages the Eroico vineyard.
swimming stop & Cinque Terre
Welcome aboard our boat "STELLA" a traditional Ligurian gozzo from the Cinque Terre where there is no better way to start the day. We will meet at the marina of Manarola where we will board our boat where we will start our adventure, sailing near the coast and stopping in each village to capture unique and unforgettable photos from the sea, we will visit all the Cinque Terre from the sea with a stop to swim, in the crystalline sea of Liguria. On board we will offer you a drink of good local wine, beer, cola, or water, book what are you waiting for. Welcome to Cinque Terre!
Sunset in relax cinque terre
Welcome to our experience! With the two captains Steeven and Christian, we will start from the Manarola Marina to discover the first village of Riomaggiore (stopping in each village to take photos from the sea, all this always close to the coast), we will return to return from Manarola and continue towards Corniglia, the only village that is 100 meters from sea level,we will stop for swimming and snorkeling, on board we will offer you to drink, we will visit caves accessible only by the sea, we will arrive in Vernazza one of the villages most loved by tourists, and in the end we will arrive in Monterosso, the largest village, and admire its beaches. We will leave the coast to admire the sun setting and back calmly. At the end of the tour you will be able to go down to Manarola or Riomaggiore.
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!
A day in Cinque terre
After a morning meeting with me we will start our great day in Cinque Terre, we will visit 3 of the 5 villages and by the end of the tour you will know much more about this incredible territory and its legendary history. We will visit Manarola, Vernazza and Monterosso, so you have a complete view of the area. We will use both train and boat. Train is faster so we will have more time to spend in the village and view from the boat is more panoramic. I will show you the best panoramic view points out from the crowd and you will taste the very genuine local food in one of the most typical shop. Other things to note Get ready to spend a day in Cinque Terre, wear comfortable shoes, bring some water and a cap, sunscreen if needed.
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.
Home cooking & cookingclass a Genova
Welcome to my home! After a brief conversation and a small welcome snack, we will cook together a typical Genoese menu (an appetizer, a first dish of pasta, a second and a dessert) and I will tell you a little history and curiosity about the Ligurian cuisine and its traditions We will also eat what I cooked with my family (it includes unlimited water and a bottle of wine every two guests!) I am very happy to share what I have learned from my mother, mother-in-law and the cooking classes I attended: I am not a professional chef!!!
Impara a preparare la tua pizza a casa
Sono un pizzaiolo professionista che ama il suo lavoro, e sono anche insegnante professionale di pizzeria. Vorrei condividere con voi la mia passione e insegnarvi a fare una pizza buona come in pizzeria ma casa vostra. Prepareremo insieme un impasto fatto a mano, vi insegneró a stenderlo come fanno i veri pizzaioli ed infine lo condiremo con i migliori ingredienti. Vi insegneró come valorizzare i prodotti del territorio per realizzare un ottima pizza. Tutto quello che verrà preparato lo degusteremo assieme a fine lezione per condividere un momento di convivialità.
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, 2022, 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 dinner, a selection of wines and my homemade lemon liqueurs while enjoying classical piano music played live. I will only be able to transport a maximum of 6 guests per session in my vehicle but will help organise transportation for any extra guests who may be interested. 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. For updates, check out our website: bachyard.com Bring along your camera, drinking water and an umbrella/blanket according to the weather. During these strange times you are also, unfortunately, required to bring a face mask.
Portraits in Vernazza Cinque Terre
We will visit together the most evocative places of Vernazza where we will take pics of your experience in the Cinque Terre :) We will start the tour by visiting the port, then I will guide you in the historic center and we will conclude the photo session at the ancient tower, where you can admire the magnificent view of Vernazza and the Cinque Terre coast. Why choose Vernazza? Vernazza is a seaside town that offers different scenarios. With its crystal clear water, the green hills and the typical colored houses, it is a place that stimulates creativity. My goal is to entertain you to capture your smiles! • This experience is perfect for couples, solo travelers, families and friends. • The cost includes: 1 hour of photo shoots. • If you do not have the possibility to book the experience in the indicated time slot, I invite you to contact me to define together the time of the photo session. • You can purchase all the raw photographs taken during the shooting. Contact me for any info. To know my style and get in touch: https://www.instagram.com/lovviamemories/ https://lovvia.com/ Thank you!
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.
Professional Portrait Photographs in Cinque Terre
If you’ve ever thought of having your photo taken professionally, there is no better place to do so than in the beautiful, picturesque Cinque Terre. I’d love to wander through the laneways or vineyards and down to the waterfront with you, capturing you as you take in the stunning sights. My style when photographing is to document, rather than control. I’d love to create a set of natural, timeless photographs that you will treasure forever and that will transport you back to your time in Italy. This photographic experience includes professional portraits in Riomaggiore or Manarola. The photoshoot will last approximately one hour and is suitable for individuals, couples and families. As we wander around the town, we can chat about local traditions, the best foods to try and the best places to eat and shop. I can fill you in on some interesting facts about the area and help you with some activity ideas that will enrich your stay. The times listed are when the towns are generally a little quieter. If you don't see a time or date here that suits you, please get in touch and I will do my best to accommodate you! Longer photoshoots are available also, as are photoshoots in multiple locations or in or in other towns – just let me know if you’d like more info! Please book a spot for each individual person that will be attending. Discounts are applied automatically to groups of 3+.