Journey time to the Cinque Terre from Livorno is approximately 1½ hours each way. This tour may run in reverse order. This tour involves extensive walking, which includes some uneven ground. There are around 100 steps to negotiate throughout the tour. Flat, non-slip walking shoes are essential. Guests are advised to take sun protection, a bottle of water and Euros for purchases. The boat ride to Monterosso will be replaced by train in the event of poor sea conditions. The train is a local service and is not exclusive to P&O Cruises guests.