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beautiful walk

Best way to see Sestri is from Punta Manera. Its quite tough for those not used to walking as much... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
exiledblue
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Rovellasca, Italy
Highlight of your Italy trip!

Relative to the other hikes from one town to the next along the Cinque Terra this is a relatively... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2018
Lale W
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Los Angeles, California
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Via XXV Aprile, 89, Sestri Levante, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best way to see Sestri is from Punta Manera. Its quite tough for those not used to walking as much of it is quite steep but the view is great and you can see how clear the med can be when away from the busy...More

Thank exiledblue
Reviewed 20 July 2018

Relative to the other hikes from one town to the next along the Cinque Terra this is a relatively easy one, and ok for able-bodied adults and even kids. The views like everywhere else along this 5 town route are delightful and will make for...More

Thank Lale W
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

The walk to Punta Manara took us about 45 minutes each way, with time for taking in the view and having some water. The path is clearly marked, is a bit of a scramble at times and has some steep bits but it’s fairly manageable...More

Thank Wirral146
Reviewed 1 May 2018

Can be done as an "out and back" or continue on to the next beach town. Well marked. Even on a holiday was not over crowded.

Thank Jrtufo
Reviewed 16 November 2017

This is an easy hike, although it has some steep parts involved. The path is clearly marked and there are enough people, so you can't get lost. The vistas are the most rewarding part! Every corner you turn there is another panorama, always breathtaking! Bring...More

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Reviewed 27 October 2017

This was a very visually rewarding short hike from the heart of the pedestrian area of town. We had our 30-lb. 2-year-old in a carrier and fared well. It is too steep and rocky for such a little one to climb on their own. Wear...More

1  Thank Ashley B
Reviewed 17 September 2017

We went early morning and the pathway was quiet and peaceful then. The climb was not particularly challenging and the views were increasingly breath-taking as we climbed. Glad it was not 40 degrees heat however. As the morning progressed, an increasing numbers of other hikers...More

Thank roncas
Reviewed 12 September 2017

This was a beautiful hike with great views. Be prepared ---- wear hiking shoes and bring water. It is s a good climb but not as difficult as Cinque Terra. Climb to the top and enjoy the views! Can be hard to find the starting...More

Thank SteelerPSUfan
Reviewed 6 September 2017

nice and comfortable walk for everyone, beautiful views along the walk and few incredible spots for a swim

Thank ugoladoro2017
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Nice and easy, excellent view. We walked an hour to the highest point and about 20 min back to the beach. Very nice

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