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4 days in Liguria Itinerary
Fly: 5h 30min
Genoa— 2 nights
Train: 1h 15min
Cinque Terre— 1 night
Train + Tram + Fly: 6h 45min
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Once the most important harbor in the Mediterranean Sea, Genoa has a long history as a rich and powerful trade center in northern Italy.Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): take in panoramic vistas at Spianata Castelletto and then don't miss a visit to Piazza Raffaele De Ferrari. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the masterpieces at Palazzo Ducale, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cattedrale di San Lorenzo - Duomo di Genova, then observe the fascinating underwater world at Aquarium of Genoa, and finally wander the streets of Boccadasse.
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Manchester, UK to Genoa is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Time (CET) is 1 hour. Traveling from Manchester in September, things will get a bit warmer in Genoa: highs are around 29°C and lows about 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to take a train to Cinque Terre.
Things to do in Genoa
Baia del Silenzio
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Made up of five picturesque towns on the Ligurian coast, Cinque Terre is Italy's answer to the French Riviera.On the 1st (Tue), tour the pleasant surroundings at Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza, take a leisurely stroll along Passeggiata Lungomare, and then take a stroll around Vernazza.
To see maps, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Cinque Terre trip maker tool .
You can take a train from Genoa to Cinque Terre in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Genoa in September, expect little chillier with lows of 17°C in Cinque Terre. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can travel back home.
Things to do in Cinque Terre
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