43 locals recommend
Riomaggiore, Liguria 19017
Tips from locals
I advise you to reach the town by train and from the railway station I recommend you reach the square and go up the stairs on the right following the signs for platform 3.
We have the first news of Riomaggiore only in 1251, when the inhabitants of the district of Carpena, spread coast, swore faith to the Republic of Genova. Between 1200 and 1300 the inhabitants of these settlements decided to go down towards the sea and give llife to the village. A movement which was…
good for hiking! You can hike there from Portovennere! Beautifull! Several hours!
In Riomaggiore, the more eastern of Cinque Terre villages, whre the Love Road starts, we can offer to our guests our guest house called Casa d'Amore, consisting in two separated suites, up to 6 guests! Ask for our special prices !
Visit the churches All of the villages in Cinque Terre have a different patron saint and their own churches. However, the ones in Corniglia are another reason to visit. The Church of St Peter was built in 1334 over a pre-existing building and has elements of the Baroque style, and also Gothic and…