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Most scenic easy walk

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Most scenic easy walk

I will be visiting Cinque Terre for a day trip from Aulla, probably catching the train to La Spezia as i've read parking is an issue, is there a short scenic hike that is recommended. Is it best to catch the train between hamlets or go via boat? We would probably visit mid-week mid July.

Many thanks

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1. Re: Most scenic easy walk

The easiest and quickest walk is between Riomaggiore and Manarola. It's flat, along the sea of course, and a very easy 15-20 minute walk.

We usually walk between a couple of towns, maybe take a train, and usually a boat from Vernazza to Monterosso. There's great pictures to be had from a boat.

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2. Re: Most scenic easy walk

The section from Riomaggiore to Manarola is called Via dell'Amore, and will take only about 20-minutes. Via dell'Amore is flat and easy.

Take the ferry between towns…

http://www.navigazionegolfodeipoeti.it/

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3. Re: Most scenic easy walk

Thanks so much, are any of the walks approx 1 hour?

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4. Re: Most scenic easy walk

Prego veggieLisa,

Only Via dell'Amore is a walk - The other sections are more treks...

tripadvisor.com/…8598988

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Some trekkers prefer to begin in Monterosso because the section between Monterosso and Vernazza is the most challenging, but if you go Vernazza to Monterosso, you go down 700 steps instead of up 700 steps!

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We took the train to Riomaggiore in the morning, had an easy stroll along the scenic and easy 1/2 hour "lover's walk" with its romantic history, had a fabulous fresh seafood lunch at the Marina Piccola restaurant in Manarola overlooking a fabulous rock pool swimming bay which we swam in afterwards - took our bathing costumes,

( just changed in the restaurant loo) and sarongs to make the load lighter - it's so hot then, you don't need a bulky towel. One of our most memorable days ever. Enjoy!

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7. Re: Most scenic easy walk

Hi,

As mentioned the easiest is Riomaggiore to Manarola.

This link below is excellent regarding the walks & distances.

italyheaven.co.uk/liguria/cinqueterrewalking…

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