Traditional Local Food tour of three days in Liguria
Liguria is a beautiful region, overlooking the sea, full of fascinating coastal destinations. Our exciting 3-days escorted tour will allow you not only to admire the historical and natural beauty of Liguria, but also to immerse yourself in its culinary traditions.
3-Days gastronomic experience to discover Liguria and its Food highlights:
- Explore the coastal region of Liguria and its beautiful destinations
- Visit the town of Sarzana, medieval crossroads rich in charm and history
- Savour the culinary traditions of the renowned Ligurian cuisine
- Admire the bright colors of Lerici, an ancient fishing village on the Gulf of the Poets
- Discover Portovenere and explore its quaint medieval historic centre on the sea
Get ready to discover the natural, historical and culinary highlights of the Liguria Region, overlooking the sea. Our 3-days escorted tour will allow you to visit the most beautiful destinations in Liguria, for an experience that you will never forget.
Day 1: Sarzana
Arrival and check-in at the hotel. Sarzana, the second largest city of Liguria, thanks to its location, since its foundation has been an intersection of communication between the regions of Liguria, Tuscany and Emilia-Romagna.
It has always been an important agricultural, commercial and strategic centre, and in the Middle Ages was an important religious centre too, for the presence of the bishop's seat and the court. I
n the evening, traditional Ligurian dinner at a traditional restaurant.
Overnight in 4 stars hotel.
Day 2: The Gulf of the Poets, Portovenere, Lerici, Mount Caprione
Departure to Portovenere, where you will explore the beautiful old town, with its multicolored houses and medieval streets that evoke unique emotions. Free time to explore the streets of the old town and wander around the small craft shops, and take a coffee or ice-cream in "Bar Lamia Calata Doria".
The afternoon will be free, to let you visit on your own the historic center of Lerici, with its colorful houses and the bustling fishing village.
We will continue to Mount Caprione and the country house "La Rosa Canina", which is nestled in the dense forest of Liguria: here, we will be greeted by Marco to visit the estate and taste typical Ligurian homemade dishes, such as fried panizza (a cake made with local cheese).
Overnight at the hotel.
Day 3: Departure
Breakfast and check-out, after an amazing experience along the beauties of Liguria.
Discover more Slow Food Tours
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- The Golfo dei Poeti
- Monte Caprione
- 2 nights at the Locanda dell'Angelo hotel 4* or similar
- Buffet Breakfast Daily
- 1 dinner at "Osterie d'Italia" typical Slow Food restaurants
- 1 guided tasting of Slow Food typical Ligurian fare and wines
- City taxes
- Tips (optional)
Meeting point information and local telephone numbers at your destination are included on your Confirmation Voucher.
We suggest wearing comfortable clothes and shoes.
Please note that transportation is not included. If you need to rent a car, please contact us for a quote.
Kids under 1 year travel for free. The additional fee for a cradle for kids between 1 and 3 years old is € 10 per night.
Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability. Once your booking is confirmed we will email you a voucher. This is your ticket and proof of purchase.