Day trip to the Cinque Terre from Florence with lunch

Duration: approx. 13 hours 

Location: Cinque Terre - La Spezia


Why choose this experience?

1 Because it is considered one of the best and most complete organized trips from Florence, with lunch included
2 To visit the Cinque Terre in one day, inspired by the fascinating program planned in our itinerary
3 Because it involves stopping and free time in the four main towns of the Cinque Terre, Vernazza, Monterosso, Manarola and Riomaggiore

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Important information


From 1 April to 10 November

Departure point:

Florence, Piazzale Montelungo (Albatraverl Staff).

Departure time

7.00 am

Languages available

English: daily
Spanish: daily


Portugese: Monday
German: Friday
Italian: Saturday & Sunday
French: Sunday


Full: €115.00

children up to 3 years: free
children 4-12 years: €57.50

approx. 13 hours
  • Transfers as scheduled above
  • Specialized guide
  • Ticket for the train journey
  • Ticket for the boat ride
  • Light lunch
  • What is not specified under "Inclusions"
Additional information:

There will be no refund in case of NO-SHOW (non-attendance at the start of the tour at the allocated time and at the meeting point indicated on the voucher) and/or rejection of the service on the day; if customers wander off during the tour; or if they decide to leave the tour before the end of the service.

To attend the tour it is necessary to be at the meeting point at least 15 minutes before the indicated time for the start of the tour and show a copy of the voucher (electronic and paper copies of the voucher are both accepted).

The tour is organized in different languages so, during each transfer, on the same means of transport there could be clients belonging to different nationalities.

The tour is collective, therefore other participants. 

We recommend comfortable clothing and suitable for the season, swimsuit, hat and cream to protect you from the sun (during the summer you can swim in the sea). 

The itinerary above may be changed due to force majeure. 

The tour from Florence to Cinque Terre does not include guided tours, but only the presence of a specialized guide.

The price includes a light lunch with the following menu:

  • Seafood salad 
  • Pesto pasta
  • Dessert
  • Water/wine

In exceptional cases and/or reasons of force majeure (i.e. acts of nature, strikes, exceptional closures,serious unexpected events or health problems experienced by the person in charge with the service after which it is really impossible to find a substitute) the service you booked might be cancelled. If this should happen, you will be informed as soon as possible and, according to the type of service you booked, you will have the possibility to choose between postponing the service on the first date available or receiving a total refund of the price paid, if the cancellation policy of the service itself allows a refund.

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Thanks to you can easily book online one of the most fascinating organized day tours from Florence to Cinque Terre to discover the charming villages of Vernazza, Monterosso, Manarola and Riomaggiore with a pleasant day trip.

The tour to Cinque Terre from Florence, and return, will be made by bus or minivan (based on the number of people who take part in the tour), departing from the heart of the Tuscan capital: Adua Square is located a short distance from the train station of Florence Santa Maria Novella, near Valfonda Garden. The meeting point will be referred to as ‘Albatravel Florence - Meeting Point Tours'.

The day tour from Florence to Cinque Terre is considered one of the most comprehensive and extraordinary excursion departing from Florence. Cinque Terre, is one of the most beautiful and immortalized landscapes in Italy: four suspended small villages, overlooking high cliffs and the sea and surrounded by hills and vineyards.

Located in the province of La Spezia, the Cinque Terre is part of a short and jagged stretch of the Riviera di Levante, close to the border of Tuscany. Monterosso al Mare, Vernazza, Corniglia, Manarola, Riomaggiore are beautiful towns enclosed in the territory of the Cinque Terre. Our bus tour from Florence n to Cinque Terre includes a stop in the four main towns. The only village that is excluded is Corniglia, and its hamlet of Vernazza as they are not easily accessible.

Counted among the major attractions of Italy, Cinque Terre are included in the list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites and are part of the Cinque Terre National Park, established in 1999 to protect the landscape, natural balances and anthropological values.

Thanks to our charming Cinque Terre from Florence tour you can admire a unique geographical landscape, made of rugged hills softened by man with terraces that descend to the sea. The villages are located in the coves of the coast and have developed following the form of the hills that surround them.

If you are wondering how to get to the Cinque Terre from Florence, this beautiful tour might be the solution you are looking for! All you have to do is make your reservation online and present yourself at the indicated meeting point: we do the rest! Transfers, route, stops and lunch are all included in the price.

The first part of the Florence to Cinque Terre day tour is in Manarola: here you will have free time to discover this poetic village overlooking the sea, characterized by the presence of the typical tower-houses in Genovese style, before getting on a train to Riomaggiore, the beautiful village that in the 19th century was able to charm the painter Telemaco Signorini for the alternation of light and shadow, that can be admired when walking through its narrow streets. We will stop to admire the charm of yesteryear and board - there is a short boat ride, if weather conditions permit - in the direction of Monterosso, an ancient fishing town nicknamed 'the pearl of the Cinque Terre' ... Located at the centre of a small natural gulf, Monterosso al Mare boasts beautiful scenery, able to charm the poet Eugenio Montale, who loved to spend the summer here. The beaches of the beach area and the historic centre of medieval origin offer a contrast of rare beauty: the 'pearl of the Cinque Terre' was chosen for a longer pause, during which you can enjoy a typical Ligurian and light lunch (included in the price our day tour of the Cinque Terre from Florence) and to have some free time for the visit.

The Florence to Cinque Terre tour will then continue to Vernazza, recognized among the top 100 most beautiful villages in Italy: the break will allow you to immerse yourself in the intricate maze of alleyways, houses of bright pastel colours and steep steps that characterize this picturesque town!

Vernazza is the last part of our Cinque Terre tour from Florence: after the visit of this village you will reach La Spezia, where you will find the bus to return to Florence, in the evening.

The bus tour from Florence to Cinque Terre in a unique day: you can leave Florence in the morning and return the same evening with lots of new unforgettable memories ...

Booking for the tour 5 Terre from Florence must take place at least 48 hours before departure, to allow us  to organize the service in the best possible way.

Besides wearing comfortable clothes suitable for the season, it is also advisable to bring a bathing suit, a hat and sun protection cream. The above itinerary of the day tour to Cinque Terre from Florence may be changed due to force majeure. The tour does not include guided tours: the entire duration from Firenze to Cinque Terre will be facilitated by a specialized guide.

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