The Italian village of Vernazza is located in the region of Cinque Terre, and the province of La Spezia. Vernazza allows no automobile traffic inside its city limits, and provides a parking lot at the edge of town for the convenience of those who live here and own a car, or who have rented a car during their trip to Italy. Vernazza is considered to be the most authentic of fishing villages that is located in this area, known as the Italian Riviera. Though small, Vernazza has many attractions that will be of interest to visitors. There are cheap hotels in Vernazza, but they look expensive. EasyToBook.com can save you an unbelievable amount on a sweet hotel room that will please you greatly.Attractions in Vernazza include the wonderful beach that is located in the protected part of the Vernazza harbor. Water sports are very popular here. The Church of Santa Margherita dâ€™Antiochia that dates back to 1318 is a classic example of Italian architecture. Originally constructed as a protection from pirates for the citizens of Vernazza, Doria Castle was built during the 15th century. The Shrine of Santuario di Nostra Signora di Reggio, which is located on the hill that overlooks Vernazza is an attraction that you will long remember. The view from the shrine is amazing. There are discount hotels in Vernazza that are steps away from some of these attractions.