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CTTours - Cinque Terre Private Tours and Shore Excursions

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Address: 19100, La Spezia, Italy
Phone Number:
+39 348 773 7715
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

Benvenuti! I'm Umberto Cattani professional tour guide and owner of Cinque...

Benvenuti! I'm Umberto Cattani professional tour guide and owner of Cinque Terre Tours.

Together with my network of reliable guides and drivers I'm able to provide guided tours, day-trips and shore excursions at the highest standards.

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My husband and I joined Pall on an 8 hr hike only a local could give. We got a rich tour only someone living there can provide, and Pall showed us a genuine appreciation for all... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Springfield, Virginia
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Springfield, Virginia
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15 reviews
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband and I joined Pall on an 8 hr hike only a local could give. We got a rich tour only someone living there can provide, and Pall showed us a genuine appreciation for all things great and small, cultural/ architectural, cultivated and wild on the surrounding hillsides, as an avid nature lover. He often lamented how the "day... More 

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Ottawa, Ontario
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44 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had arranged for a private shore excursion from Livorno to Cinque Terre with CTTours - Cinque Terre Private Tours and Shore Excursions. Luca, our driver/guide, was excellent. He met us at the port at 7:30 a.m. and we set off for Portovenere where we spent a bit of time there having a cappuccino and taking in the nice views... More 

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St Ives, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

From Montecatini we paid 70Euros each for a coach trip to the five lands to join in the 'scrabble' wishing to see the quaint villages from the sea. There were cruise ships in and consequently the local ferry boats vying between the more accessible villages from the sea were overwhelmed!! Boarding onto and off these little boats is so hazardous... More 

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Umberto C, Proprietario at CTTours - Cinque Terre Private Tours and Shore Excursions, responded to this review

Ciao Mike, I always take responsability if I do something wrong. But in this case it's not me, my company did not operate your tour. I do private tours only (by minivan) and be sure that I charge more than what you paid. Please post your complaint in the website of the company which provided the tour of 5 Terre.... More 

Pasco, Washington
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61 reviews
16 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

Our first time to Italy was planned with a trip to Cinqueterre. We stayed in Portofeno and took the train to Monterosso and met up with our guide Andrea. He gave us so much information about the villages and the area. We walked four of the five villages, and were thrilled to see everything. I can't describe the beauty of... More 

8 Thank Lilybet56
Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
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Reviewed 27 October 2016

Met our guide in central Florence, comfortable van with ac. 90 min drive to our 1st stop in Cinque terre, semi-guided, we walked through, had time to shop a bit, took a dip in the ocean and waited for our boat ferry which took us to the next location. Our guide pre-made reservations for us which was nice because it... More 

3 Thank Vegas G
Cranston, Rhode Island
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75 reviews
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Reviewed 26 October 2016

This was our last full day in Italy and we were really looking forward to seeing Cinque Terre and getting some exercise before the long flight home. Our guide, Johnny, was extremely loud [he is a rap DJ - which came as no surprise] and a bit obnoxious. He kept stressing how many steps there were and if we wanted... More 

5 Thank KristinD100
Port Angeles
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21 reviews
15 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 20 October 2016

I have always wanted to visit Cinque Terre so we purchased our trip through the Info Centre near the train station. We were unfortunate enough to get the seats in the back of the bus so couldn't see much on the drive there. We made 4 stops in the tour and barely had time to look at anything before being... More 

1 Thank Cheryl C
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27 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2016

We booked this tour privately as a shore excursion from our Cruise ship that docked in Livorno. Great way to see the Cinque terre. We visited 3 of the 5 towns and had time to call in at Pisa on the way back to the Port.

1 Thank am72Adelaide
Boynton Beach, Florida, USA
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32 reviews
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Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Our guide, Luca, was FABULOUS!!! I had read reviews about him and hoped we would get him as our guide. He was very informative and thoughtful. I cannot praise Luca enough. Now, as for the tour. If you are a slightly handicapped person, as I am, this is not the tour for you. I had no idea the amount of... More 

2 Thank kleeblee
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Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

We booked this through our hotel, Viatours I think, it was a big coach leaving from the SMN station, costs £90 including lunch. Our guide was Julio who was excellent. Drove to Spezia, then little trains and a largish boat to four of the villages. Quite stressful for Julio herding us all onto these trains and boats, speaking four languages,... More 

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