Regarding this issue, this is the way I feel:
In my opinion,the beauty of the Cinque Terre area is linked to its former
Why bring a car there? For me it defeats the purpose of enjoying the
Walk there, the trails offer the most fantastic views of the ocean, hills
and little towns, take a train ....enjoy the magnificent views, the wild
plants along the walking trails, and pray to encounter as few tourists
as possible while you are there.
We parked the car in Levanto, a few miles North of the Cinque Terre,
which is charming and worth visiting in its own right.