This relaxing full day excursion from Le Grazie of Portovenere features panoramic views from the sea of the five little fishing villages that make up the celebrated Cinque Terre, followed by some free time to discover the charming village of Portovenere. This area was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1997; it was a favorite destination of the English poets Byron and Shelley, and was nicknamed the "Golfo dei Poeti".
As you cruise down the Gulf of Poets, you will enjoy some traditional appetizers like salumi, cheese and Liguria's famous focaccia, along with some cold beverages. The boat continues on to Portovenere for a stroll around the small town. This historic seaport is dominated by the zebra-striped church of San Pietro, rebuilt in 1277 on foundations dating from the 6th century.
Around lunchtime, your captain - will give you some great restaurant suggestions and you will have some free time on the mainland to enjoy your lunch (not included in the total price).
After this stop, you will continue your cruise to the Cinque Terre and depending on the weather and your mood, a stop for a swim is always a possibility.
|# of People||Price|
|1 - 4 people||$990.00 per group|
|5 - 8 people||$1,251.00 per group|
This tour departs from Le Grazie of Portovenere and its surrounding area ONLY. If your hotel is not located in La Spezia or on the tour route, extra charges may apply.
Land transportation to and from port is not included.
Please note that lunch is NOT included in the tour price.
The lightweight catamaran is especially designed to provide safe, fun, comfortable day sailing for up to ten passengers.
In case the tour is canceled due to bad weather conditions, clients may chose either to reschedule or to receive a refund.
Sites Included: Cinque Terre, Island of Palmaria (viewed from the sea); disembark in Portovenere
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