Cinqueterre & Piedmont Wine Trails

5 Nights & 6 Days

Cinqueterre • Portofino and Santa Margherita • Alba • Barolo • Langhe • Asti and Piedmont Wines

Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival

Independent arrival in La Spezia.
Overnight in La Spezia.

Day 2: Cinque Terre

Meet your guide in La Spezia and start your exploration of the villages by boat. Cinque Terre is the name of a district that encompasses five glorious towns, where small houses are surrounded by lush nature. Visitors are fascinated by the beauty of these five small villages, namely: Manarola, Riomaggiore, Corniglia, Vernazza and Monterosso al Mare. The inhabitants of Cinque Terre benefit not only from its pristine waters, but from its natural environment, where wild nature is interspersed with vineyards, olive groves and citrus orchards, creating a precious bond between man, his traditions and this breathtaking stretch of coast.
Overnight in La Spezia.

Day 3: Portofino & Santa Margherita

Meet your driver and transfer to Barolo Area. You will have an en route stop in Portofino and Santa Margherita for an independent discovery of these two unique jewels of Italian Riviera.
Upon your arrival at your vill’hotel in Barolo Region, enjoy a gourmet dinner “Piedmont style”.
Overnight in Barolo Region.

Day 4: Vergne, La Morra & Alba

Meet your driver guide and transfer to Barolo region. “Even in the midst of summer, the idyllic vineyard landscapes of Piedmont are rarely invaded by crowds of tourists, and the run-up to the grape harvests, beginning in September, can be an ideal time to visit winemakers, who have more time than usual to let visitors taste their vintages. Great wines are made all over the region, but the key area, just an hour’s drive from Turin, is the Langhe and Roero, separated by the winding Tanaro river.” ( The Guardian). Visit La Morra, Vergne and the magnificent village of Alba, the capital of Barolo region. Enjoy a great lunch and a wine tasting.
Overnight in Barolo Region.

Day 5: Asti & Monferrato

Meet your driver escort at tour hotel and motori to Milan. You will explore on the way the Langhe Region and will stop in different villages and wineries. The Langhe and Roero district of Italy make for one of the most charming landscapes in the Region of Piedmont. Think rolling hills, quaint villages struck on cliffs, and prized vineyards and gastronomic traditions. For food and wine lovers this area is the height of excellence, ideal for relaxing and enjoying the good life amidst nature, art, the epicurean’s favorite hobby of wining and dining .
Drop off in Milan and overnight in town.

Day 6: Departure

Independent transfer to airport.