Corniglia is the only village of Cinque Terre,from which it is not possible to get direct to the sea.The village is on the top of promontory, one hundred meters high.From the station it is possible to get Corniglia by stairs (Stairs of Lardarina)

How you can arrive

Railways: linea Genova - La Spezia

By car:road from Soviore, Pignone, Vernazza or from La Spezia

Where you can park

There is a parking zone at the top of the village

What you can see


St. Peter Church was built on the remain of an ancient chapel,it has gothic abd baroque style.Inside a picture on the altar and a font are interesting


St. Caterine oratory there are riuns of Genua

fortification,examples of stone portals.


Principal Feast

S. Peter (29 june)



Corniglia (90) -Vernazza (10) Lenght 4 km.Time of walking:1h 30.Departure: centre of the village

Corniglia(90)-Manarola(10) Lenght: 3 km.Time of walking:1H.Departure: from the railway in Corniglia

Corniglia(100)- Cigoletta(612) Lengh: 3 km.Time of walking:2h.Departure: from west of the church St. Peter


Traduzione: Dott. Anna Stattuti