Cinque Terre, the five beautiful hillside towns

Story by: Michael Ekpenisi     Date: 1 March 2021    Image by: Canva

3 minutes reading time Italy

The five lands stretch down the Mediterranean sea, which is especially for holidays and vacation sites for tourists. These five towns are popular for their fishing method and consider one of the most beautiful places for tourists in Italy.

These five towns are connected by roads and trains to make them accessible for tourists visiting the town. The villages of Monterosso, Vernazza, Corniglia, Manarola, and Riomaggiore are located along the Ligurian coast. People can move to other towns by trains, normally five train trips with an average of three hours. Monterosso is the largest of the five towns and has the largest beach.

This charming location like no other was listed by Unesco in the world heritage site. The calmness of the sea is felt at this adored location.

Cinque Terre

What You will find in Cinque Terre

There are a lot of things you can find at this nice place, from good restaurants that offer irresistible meals. Many tourists can not resist the look of the sea wave hitting the rock. You have the opportunity of seeing the locals preparing their native foods. The arrangement of these hotels and guest’s houses with a fine natural painting.

Things You Can Do in Cinque Terre

There are many things you can do in cinque Terre to make your holiday trip wonderful, memorable, and sumptuous.


Walking is one of the most common things to do at Cinque Terre. The tourist always takes some minutes to walk down from the hotels at the top mountain down to the seaside. It is a great experience to feel the nature of the place while taking the walk in the early hours of the day.

Cinque Terre Boat

Boat Tour

A boat tour is another way to enjoy the beauty of the environment in Cinque Terre. You can take a cruise boat from Monterosso to Vernazza no amount of pleasure can be compared to it. You will see the first-hand knowledge and beauty of the sea. Tourists often narrate this experience, how it impacted their lives.


The lists won’t complete without mentioning hiking. It is excellent and safe to hike in any of these towns of Cinque Terre. Now when you hike in these towns from one end to another, it makes you feel awesome, the trail is good to hike on. One main thing people come to do at this place is to hike. These are the best time to hike in Cinque Terre in April, May, June, September, or October when temperatures are milder.

Have Lunch At Sea

When you visit these locations, one thing that constantly comes to mind is the lunch at sea. That alone can open your heart and accept the joy and what it feels like to have lunch at sea. Who wouldn’t want this kind of fun fare galore?. It has a greater impact when you lunch with your family members at sea.


When you go to Cinque Terre, swimming will be part of the activities there. You can’t resist swimming in this place, especially in summer. Be ready to add swimming to your “to-do list”. You can imagine when you immerse yourself in the seawater. After you are done with the swimming you are set to face the sun and have some chilled wine.

Cinque Terre, Riomaggiore, Italy

There are always some great things to do, fun fare activities that will elevate your mind, body, and soul. Each of these towns has its unique beauty that speaks for each town. From the biggest of them to the smallest. Make sure to get the latest government rules regards to covid 19 pandemics, before embarking on the holiday trip to These amazing Cinque Terre towns.

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