10 days in Italian Riviera Itinerary

10 days in Italian Riviera Itinerary

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

2
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.
When in Genoa, make a side trip to see Baia del Silenzio in Sestri Levante, approximately Sestri Levante away. There's much more to do: meet the residents at Aquarium of Genoa, don't miss a visit to Piazza Raffaele De Ferrari, appreciate the extensive heritage of Passeggiata Anita Garibaldi a Nervi, and take in panoramic vistas at Spianata Castelletto.

To find traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Genoa road trip planning app.

Green Bay, USA to Genoa is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 7 hour difference. Traveling from Green Bay in March, expect nights in Genoa to be warmer, around 47°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 59°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to catch the train to Cinque Terre.

Things to do in Genoa

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Baia del Silenzio
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Aquarium of Genoa ©
Aquarium of Genoa
Boccadasse ©
Boccadasse
Passeggiata Anita Garibaldi a Nervi ©
Passeggiata Anita Garibaldi a Nervi

3
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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: get into the urban bustle at Vernazza, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Margherita di Antiochia Church, head outdoors with Cinque Terre Trails, and explore the striking landscape of Parco Nazionale Cinque Terre.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Cinque Terre online travel route planner.

Take a train from Genoa to Cinque Terre in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Genoa in March since evenings lows in Cinque Terre dip to 42°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Porto Venere.

Things to do in Cinque Terre

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature
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Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza ©
Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza
Vernazza ©
Vernazza
Cinque Terre Trails ©
Cinque Terre Trails

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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. On the 27th (Fri), identify plant and animal life at Isola Palmaria, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Pietro Church, and then visit Portovenere.

To find reviews, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Porto Venere travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Cinque Terre to Porto Venere by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: ride a ferry. Expect a daytime high around 60°F in March, and nighttime lows around 42°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can go by car to Alassio.

Things to do in Porto Venere

Neighborhoods · Wildlife · Nature
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Portovenere ©
Portovenere
Isola Palmaria ©
Isola Palmaria

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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. Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): explore the world behind art at Museo Diocesano e Battistero Paleocristiano, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cattedrale di San Michele Arcangelo, grab your bike and head to Pista Ciclabile Area 24 - Sanremo, then make a trip to Muretto di Alassio, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Budello di Alassio.

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Traveling by car from Porto Venere to Alassio takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of ferry and train. March in Alassio sees daily highs of 58°F and lows of 47°F at night. You'll have a few hours on the 29th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Alassio

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Albenga, Museo della Comunicazione - Voci nell'etere, Pista Ciclabile Area 24 - Sanremo
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Budello di Alassio ©
Budello di Alassio
Muretto di Alassio ©
Muretto di Alassio
Museo della Comunicazione - Voci nell'etere ©

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