If you’re planning a trip to Cinque Terre, Italy, you need to plan on hiking. The incredible fishing villages are best admired in person. This article from Actual Travel Guide, highlights what a day of hiking in Cinque Terre, Italy is like.
What makes a perfect hiking day in Cinque Terre, Italy? Being anywhere and doing anything in Italy is a great start for a perfect day of [insert anything here]. Add to that a hike along centuries-old trails, among car-free, seaside villages. Not to mention, the convenience of these villages to provide easy access to coffee, lunch, and a post-hike swim. Follow this with a dinner of “menu tipica” of local specialties, and you have a perfect hiking day.
Beginning in Manarola, follow the 1A hiking path that climbs through trees and macchia, with significant elevation changes, sometimes with steps and sometimes just a steep path, to Corniglia. Now,