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Piemonte & Cinque Terre private tour – 10 days

10 days/ 11 nights

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Piemonte & Cinque Terre private tour – 10 days

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Embark on a 10-day private tour through the captivating landscapes of Piemonte and Cinque Terre, blending the charm of lakes, the historical richness of Turin, the vineyard-draped hills of Langhe and Barolo, the coastal allure of Genoa, and the picturesque villages of Cinque Terre. Immerse yourself in the cultural, culinary, and natural wonders of northern Italy on this tailor-made journey.

Day 1
MILAN AIRPORT - LAKE ORTA
Arrive at Milan airport, where your guide will meet you and transfer you to the waterfront Hotel San Rocco 4* or a similar accommodation for three nights at Lake Orta. Later, savor a welcome drink and dinner at a local restaurant with a scenic lake view. Explore the charm of Lake Orta on this private tour. (D)
Piemonte & Cinque Terre private tour – 10 days - day 2 - MILAN AIRPORT - LAKE ORTA
Day 2
LAKE ORTA - LAKE MAGGIORE - LAKE ORTA

Embark on a private tour exploring San Gulio island and The Basilica of San Giulio. Leisurely mornings allow you to discover Lake Orta's charm. After a delectable lunch, venture to Lake Maggiore for an exclusive tour of Boromeo Palace on Isola Bella, surrounded by stunning gardens. Conclude your day with a captivating evening boat ride and dinner on Isola dei Pescatori, a picturesque fishing village. Immerse yourself in these lakeside wonders on this personalized private tour, tailored for your enjoyment. (B, D)

Piemonte & Cinque Terre private tour – 10 days - day 3 - LAKE ORTA - LAKE MAGGIORE - LAKE ORTA
Day 3
LAKE ORTA - CENTOVALLI TRAIN RIDE - LOCARNO - LAKE ORTA

Embark on a passport-worthy adventure with the highlight of our tour—the Centovalli train ride into Switzerland. Boarding in Domodossola, Italy, the train winds its way through narrow valleys, crossing 83 bridges and 31 tunnels, offering breathtaking views of waterfalls. Don't miss this unforgettable experience! Enjoy free time for lunch and shopping in Switzerland before returning to Italy on the equally thrilling Lake Maggiore boat express. The evening is yours to unwind. Immerse yourself in this cross-border journey on our private tour. (B)

Piemonte & Cinque Terre private tour – 10 days - day 4 - LAKE ORTA - CENTOVALLI TRAIN RIDE - LOCARNO - LAKE ORTA
Day 4
LAKE ORTA - TORINO

After breakfast, depart from Lake Orta and arrive in the elegant city of Turin, the capital of the region. Your accommodation for the next two nights is the centrally located Hotel Majestic 4* or a similar option. In the afternoon, join an expert local guide to explore Turin and its surroundings, including a panoramic drive to Superga Church, offering a captivating viewpoint of Turin. Tonight, savor a delightful dinner at an elegant Slow Food restaurant in Turin. Immerse yourself in the charm of Turin on our private tour. (B, D)

Piemonte & Cinque Terre private tour – 10 days - day 5 - LAKE ORTA - TORINO
Day 5
TORINO - SACRA SAN MICHELE - TORINO

After breakfast, embark on a half-day tour to explore Sacra di San Michele, the inspiring location for Umberto Eco's novel "The Name of the Rose"!

Sacra di San Michele is a religious complex situated on Mount Pirchiriano, overlooking the alpine valley Susa. Throughout much of its history, the abbey fell under Benedictine rule and stands as the "Symbolic monument of the Piedmont region." This monumental abbey played a role in inspiring Umberto Eco's renowned book. Gain insights into the abbey's history on the included tour.

Afterward, return to Turin for a free afternoon and evening. Immerse yourself in the historical and literary wonders of Sacra di San Michele on this private tour. (B)

Piemonte & Cinque Terre private tour – 10 days - day 6 - TORINO - SACRA SAN MICHELE - TORINO
Day 6
TORINO - LANGHE - BAROLO - NEIVE

Leaving Turin this morning, we're set to explore the renowned Piemonte wine regions of Langhe and Barolo. Picture-perfect rolling hills, endless vineyards, hazelnut groves, charming villages, and quaint towns will be our backdrop for the day. Along the way, we'll pause for delightful wine tastings and snacks, savoring the pleasures of a good life.

After some leisure time and lunch in Alba, famed for truffles, we'll continue our journey via a scenic route to the hill-top town of Neive. Your accommodation at the charming Borgese Suites 4* or a similar option awaits for a delightful overnight stay. Conclude the day with dinner at a local restaurant. Immerse yourself in the flavors and landscapes of Piemonte on this private tour. (B, D)

Piemonte & Cinque Terre private tour – 10 days - day 7 - TORINO - LANGHE - BAROLO - NEIVE
Day 7
NEIVE - GENOVA - MONTEROSSO AL MARE

Depart Piemonte and make your way to the enchanting Ligurian coast, specifically Genoa, this morning.

Genoa, a historical powerhouse in Italy for centuries, has left behind a city like no other on the peninsula. Our expert local guide will illuminate the fascinating history and beauty of this grand city during our guided visit. The tour also includes a visit to the Galata Museo del Mare (Museum of the Sea), a multi-media masterpiece where you can board sailing vessels in one century and embark on a journey to the Americas in another.

Following the exploration of Genoa, depart for Monterosso al Mare, one of the picturesque villages of Cinque Terre. Your hotel rooms at Hotel Porta Rocca 4* or a similar option for the next three nights boast spectacular views of the Tyrrhenian Sea.

Enjoy a free evening, immersing yourself in the coastal allure of Cinque Terre on this private tour. (B)

Piemonte & Cinque Terre private tour – 10 days - day 8 - NEIVE - GENOVA - MONTEROSSO AL MARE
Day 8
CINQUE TERRE

Embark on a captivating exploration of Cinque Terre today!

We'll start by taking the train back to the first village, Riomaggiore, and embark on an easy walk along a cliff-side footpath. Our scenic journey will take us through Manarola, and we'll conclude the walk in Corniglia, where a delightful lunch awaits. Afterward, you'll visit the picturesque Vernazza via boat or train. The remainder of the afternoon is yours to explore at your leisure.

Enjoy a free evening, savoring the beauty of Cinque Terre on this private tour. (B)

Piemonte & Cinque Terre private tour – 10 days - day 9 - CINQUE TERRE
Day 9
MONTEROSO AL MARE - ST.MARGERITA IN LIGURE - PORTOFINO - MONTEROSO AL MARE

Continue your discovery of the enchanting Ligurian coastline with a morning in Santa Margherita Ligure, a charming seaside resort adorned with garden villas and grand hotels. Next, explore the renowned Italian jet-set destination, Portofino.

In the afternoon, return to the hotel and indulge in an included dinner on the terrace, featuring dazzling sea views. Immerse yourself in the beauty of the Ligurian coast on this private tour. (B, D)

Piemonte & Cinque Terre private tour – 10 days - day 10 - MONTEROSO AL MARE - ST.MARGERITA IN LIGURE - PORTOFINO - MONTEROSO AL MARE
Day 10
MONTEROSO AL MARE - AIRPORT

After breakfast departure to the airport. (B)

Piemonte & Cinque Terre private tour – 10 days - day 11 - MONTEROSO AL MARE - AIRPORT
  • Transportation in modern luxury passenger mini-van with extra leg room
  • Transfer to Orta hotel from Milan Malpensa airport on Day 1
  • Transfer  from Cinque Terre hotel to Genova or Pisa airport on Day 10
  • 9 nights accomodation based on double/twin bed occupancy in a 4 star hotels
  • Full time professional English speaking guide/driver on the tour.
  • Entrance fees to Sacra di San Michele, Genova Museum of the Sea and Borromeo Palace on Isola Bella
  • Boat ride on Lake Orta and Lake Maggiore, Cento valli train, Boat ride on Cinqueterre and train ride
  • Local guides for Borromeo Palace, Turin, Genova and Sacra San Michele.
  • All breakfasts, five dinners with drinks,...
  • Parking fees, permits and motorway tolls.
  • Basic insurance and organization.
  • Overnight city tax
  • Lake Orta UNESCO site
  • Borromeo Palace visit with local guide
  • Centovalli train ride
  • Dinner on Pescatori Island
  • Torino Old town walking tour
  • Superga square views
  • Visit of Sacra San Michele abbey
  • Barolo and Lange wineyards scenic drive
  • Genova Old town walking tour
  • Cinque terre stunning views and sunsets
  • St Margerita in Ligure photo stop

PIEMONTE & CINQUE TERRE PRIVATE TOUR begins in: Orta San Giulio, Italy
Transfers from Milan Malpensa airport on Day 1

PIEMONTE & CINQUE TERRE PRIVATE TOUR ends in: Cinqueterre, Italy
Transfers to Genova or Pisa airport on Day 10
Other airports on request.

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    Slovenia4Seasons - Piemonte & Cinque Terre private tour – 10 days
    Slovenia4Seasons - Piemonte & Cinque Terre private tour – 10 days
    Slovenia4Seasons - Piemonte & Cinque Terre private tour – 10 days
    Slovenia4Seasons - Piemonte & Cinque Terre private tour – 10 days
    Slovenia4Seasons - Piemonte & Cinque Terre private tour – 10 days

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    7. Leisurely Pace: No need for early wake-up calls; enjoy a relaxed pace with the average day starting at 9 am.
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