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Address: Cinque Terre National Park, Riomaggiore, Italy
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Especially in the low season absolutely must do! No tourist crowds, you're just alone on the path with lovely made paths along the coast

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Especially in the low season absolutely must do! No tourist crowds, you're just alone on the path with lovely made paths along the coast

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

O what a hike! Wonderful views and charming villages. You can stop at a bar on the walk but expect "tourist prices"

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We only had one day in Riomaggiore (which we will do differently next time), so we only did one hike. Lots of steps, railings came in handy here and there.

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sections were closed on our arrival, but by talking with locals and referencing the maps, able to find routes to the open sections.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are visiting Italy you should work this into your trip. It is a beautiful and unique part of the world and a big change from the normal tourist activities in Italy.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Trail 2 is easily one of the most beautiful walks in all of Italy. Best views of the small towns of Cinque Terre, vistas of the cliffs and sea....amazing! My one tip wouold be to start early in the day and walk the trail from North to South (start in Monterosso). Portions of the walk may be closed due to... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2015

When we went there it was closed because of maintenance. So could not try but we know its pretty good cardio. Before you go you can check online if there is a maintenance or not.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015

We were there in Sept. - we had a "no so great" experience ourselves. The weather kept us off the trails, the ferrys weren't running due to rough seas, so ALL the tourists were taking the trains between towns. The trains never really ran on a "schedule" and by the time one arrived, the crowd on the platform was massive... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015

The Cinque Terre is wonderful. But if its raining...maybe not so much. We only had one day so we couldn't reschedule and the park authorities closed the hiking trails. All of them. So we had to fight the massive crowds of tourists and groups in ponchos riding the trains between the towns. Still scenic, but maybe not worth the hassle?

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Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2015

Amazing trail! Really challenged me and somewhat treacherous in places. Was able to make the hike in 1 hr 40 min.

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