Colorful houses in small Italian village along Cinque Terre, Liguria

Hikes in Liguria

Region in Italy

The province of Liguria is famous for beaches, culture and food, however it is also a wonderful walking destination. In spring and autumn, going for a walk in Liguria is a splendid holiday, allowing your warm, pleasant days with everything that makes the Italian Riviera so special.

One of the finest walks on earth is the legendary Cinque Terre walk. While you can spend a week making your way along the paths of Cinque Terre, the most popular route is the one from Monterosso al Mare to Riomaggiore.

So go on, start planning your next holiday in stunning Liguria, the beautiful Italian Riviera.

The Best walk in Liguria

  1. Cinque Terre (14.0 km, 1,384 m, 5 - 7h): Hiking Cinque Terre is on many travelers bucket list. This world class hike takes you through five coastal towns and along cliffs rising above the Ligurian Sea. It is stunning and every bit worth adding to any trip to Italy.

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Cinque Terre

14.0 km
1,384 m

Hiking the Sentiero Azzurro trail linking the stunning villages that make up Cinque Terre is on most hikers’ bucket list for good reason. The colourful seaside villages and stunning views from the cliffside, looking over terraced vineyards and fishing harbors makes for a perfect day out in Italy.

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Suitable for beginners, families, young children, and those looking for a casual adventure.
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Intermediate (Square)
Suitable for intermediates who are ready for a little bit more adventure.

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