9 days in Italian Riviera Itinerary

9 days in Italian Riviera Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Cinque Terre
— 3 nights
2
Porto Venere
— 1 night
3
Alassio
— 1 night
4
Genoa
— 3 nights

3
nights
Cinque Terre

Cinque Terre ©
Made up of five picturesque towns on the Ligurian coast, Cinque Terre is Italy's answer to the French Riviera.
Cinque Terre is known for trails, shopping, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: trek along Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza, take a stroll around Vernazza, get great views at View Point Corniglia, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Margherita di Antiochia Church.

To see reviews, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Cinque Terre day trip planner.

Ljubljana, Slovenia to Cinque Terre is an approximately 6.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of shuttle and flight; or do a combination of shuttle, flight, and train. Traveling from Ljubljana in April, plan for a bit warmer nights in Cinque Terre, with lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Porto Venere.

Things to do in Cinque Terre

Historic Sites Trails Outdoors
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Cinque Terre Trails ©
Cinque Terre Trails
Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza ©
Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza
Vernazza ©
Vernazza

1
night
Porto Venere

Porto Venere ©
Porto Venere is a town and comune (municipality) located on the Ligurian coast of Italy in the province of La Spezia. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Wed): take a stroll through Portovenere, thendo a tasting at De Gustibus, and then pause for some serene contemplation at San Pietro Church.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Porto Venere vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Cinque Terre to Porto Venere in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. April in Porto Venere sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can drive to Alassio.

Things to do in Porto Venere

Neighborhoods Wineries Historic Sites
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Portovenere ©
Portovenere
De Gustibus ©
De Gustibus

1
night
Alassio

Alassio ©
Alassio is a town and comune in the province of Savona situated in the western coast of Liguria, Northern Italy, approximately 80km from the French border.Alassio is known for its natural and scenic views. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Centro Storico di Albenga, take an in-depth tour of Museo della Comunicazione - Voci nell'etere, get to know the fascinating history of Centro Storico di Cervo, thenget outside with Bagni St. Anna, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Budello di Alassio.

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Alassio online road trip planner.

You can drive from Porto Venere to Alassio in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in April, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Genoa.

Things to do in Alassio

Historic Sites Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Centro Storico di Cervo, Centro Storico di Albenga, Museo della Comunicazione - Voci nell'etere
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Budello di Alassio ©
Budello di Alassio
Museo della Comunicazione - Voci nell'etere ©

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nights
Genoa

Genoa ©
Once the most important harbor in the Mediterranean Sea, Genoa has a long history as a rich and powerful trade center in northern Italy.
Genoa is known for zoos & aquariums, historic sites, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Aquarium of Genoa, take a leisurely stroll along Old Port, don't miss a visit to Via Giuseppe Garibaldi, and get to know the fascinating history of Passeggiata Anita Garibaldi a Nervi.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Genoa online journey planner.

Getting from Alassio to Genoa by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train. In April, daytime highs in Genoa are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Genoa

Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums Parks
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Aquarium of Genoa ©
Aquarium of Genoa
Boccadasse ©
Boccadasse
Galata Museo del Mare ©
Galata Museo del Mare

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