For tourists who come for the first time in the Cinque Terre; you may want to visit the Welcome Centers which represent the first contact between the tourists and the Park. They welcome visitors and provide them with useful informations for the period of stay in the Cinque Terre. Here you can buy the Cinque Terre Cards and Cinque Terre Cards Train, to access all the trails and enjoy all the services offered by the Park.
They are located in La Spezia, Riomaggiore, Manarola, Corniglia, Vernazza, Monterosso and Levanto. More informations can be found at the site of the National Park