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Pesto Course in Levanto
"Since 1976 in Levanto’s historical center the laboratory of the pesto prepares the most ancient and well-known sauce in the world. In this laboratory you will have the chance to learn how to make the pesto sauce with your own hands following the traditio you will taste the pesto sauce made with the modern method while assisting the demonstration and explanation of the pesto sauce made with the mortar.Here comes the moment to make your own pesto sauce with the mortar: wash and dry the basil leaves pounding them together with salt pine nuts and garlic add the parmesan cheese and at the end the extra virgin olive oil. You will get a concentrated and perfumed pesto cream which can be used on the pasta or on a slice of bruschetta.At the end you will enjoy your own made pesto sauce together with a glass of white wine and some typical local products such as olives 'taggiasche' (small and black olives) bruschetta with anchovies and a typical pastry with limoncino."
From EUR29.00
 
Paragliding over the Cinque Terre
"A tandem flight is a 'paragliding flight in two people': the instructor pilot who will take you in the air and will guide you on what to do is positioned behind the passenger. You instead will be seating in the front seat in a very comfortable harness to enjoy the view and the feelings that solo pilots usually have.You will have the chance to enjoy fantastic views while flying up to Cinque Terre. The flight in Monterosso is available only from October through April. During the summer months th subject to availability."
From EUR120.00
 
Mountain Bike Tour in the Cinque Terre
"The mountain bike guide will welcome you at La Spezia train station. You will be given the mountain bikes and a short briefing with some instructions about the tour. After about 30 minutes cycling on the road leading to Portovenere which offers you great you will start a climb on an abandoned military road that takes you up to the little village of Campiglia which will take approximately 2 hours biking up the hill to 1312 feet (400 meters) above sea level. From there you can enjoy breathtaking views over the Gulf of Poets on one side and the sea of the Cinque Terre on the other side. Alessandra a young lady owning a little bar will offer you here a tasty light lunch made of typical Ligurian snacks: focaccia vegetable cakes cheese.   After this break the tour continues for about one hour
From EUR120.00

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getting to Pisa on way to Florence

I just went recently from La Spezia to Florence and bought the one regional ticket which allows to complete the trip in 6 hours, I put my luggage into the baggage depot (3 euro) whicch is at the end...
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The Train Station

From this train station you can catch trains to Rome and Florence, and other parts of Italy as well, but what makes this particular station important is that this is where you catch the commuter train...
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By boat

As I mentioned previously, there are lots of boats arriving and departing from La Spezia. There is a wide choice concerning departures/arrivals to destinations situated on the Golfo dei Poeti, such as...
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By car

We arrived in La Spezia by car, driving on the highway from Genova. The exit to La Spezia is well signalized, so no chance of loosing your exit. When in La Spezia, we parked our car by the port. As...
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By train from La Spezia to Cinque Terre

If you want to go from La Spezia to Cinque Terre, I recommend to go by train. I went in March but it was Easter time and there was lots of people... too many, I would say. But train is definitely the...
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The best way to travel between...

The best way to travel between towns is by train and if you're staying in the area for awhile I would highly recommend the Cinque Terre Card. It gives you unlimited rides on the trains. The pricing is...
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Many of the trains along the...

Many of the trains along the Genoa-La Spezia route stop in Cinque Terra...somtimes just the largest town of Manarola. Check the train schedule carefully.Trains that stop at all 5 towns in Cinque Terra...
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Le Cinque Terre can be reached...

Le Cinque Terre can be reached by train from La Spezia in 10 minutes or from Genoa in less than an hour. You can travel between the towns by boat,foot or train. Approximate hiking times between the...
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You can arrive to La Spezia by...

You can arrive to La Spezia by Train,Car or Boat. Using the Train.......you need take the train in Pisa or Genova,then to la SpeziaLa Spezia......one of the most important ports of Italy and his...
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Via XX Settembre 81, La Spezia, Italian Riviera, 19122, Italy
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Via XX Settembre 2, La Spezia, Italian Riviera, 19124, Italy
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Via Genova 591, LA SPEZIA, Italy, 19134, IT
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Via Felice Cavallotti 31, La Spezia, Italian Riviera, 19121, Italy
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Via Fratelli Rosselli no 84, La Spezia, Italian Riviera, 19121, Italy
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Top Things to Do in La Spezia

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surrounding, Cinque Terre

The walk from Riomaggiore to Monterosso al Mare (an 18 km/11 mi hike), at the steadily-decreasing-in-price-per-day-bought price of 5 Euro for one day, is quite a bargain. You get breathtaking views of...
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surrounding, portovenere

Porto Venere is an amazing place very close to La Spezia, in a quiet corner of the gulf and on my opinion is one of the best location which worth a visit here. From its picturesque port, you may...
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surrounding, Lerici

The township, which dates back to roman times, is dominated by a medieval castle now transformed in a magnificent paleontologic museum. There are several beautiful villas in this area and the...
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Top 5 La Spezia Writers

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micas_pt

"La Spezia"
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Sarita76

"Cinque Terre"
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AlexDJ

"Gulf of La Spezia"
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matcrazy1

"The most beautiful coastline in Italy"
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wilocrek

"The Essence of Italy"
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