Best of Genoa's - walking tour (HD)


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Activity Level



Youth and Family, Shore Excursion, Local Experience, Food and Wine


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.
You must be able to get in and out of car; some adjustments might be done along the walk.

Maximum travelers: 10



Italian (fluent), French (advanced), English (fluent)

Unexpected beauties in the town of Cristopher Columbus

Half day tour (3 hours). Walk through the most beautiful spots : Via Garibaldi, heart of the Unesco site with the richness of its "Palazzi", their frescoes and gilded decorations, Piazza De Ferrari, elegant architecture of the 20th C. ; Columbus's house (Yes! He was born here. . . ); the imposing Palazzo Ducale, and the stories of the ancient republic; the Cathedral and its trasures, Palazzo San Giorgio, the story and Glory of the ancient Marine Republic, creating the bases of our modern economy. A little stroll between the old typycal alleyways will make you feel the charm of the largest medioeval city center of Europe. Upon request a "cappucino" stop or local food & wine taste can be arranged, not to live the place without knowing the famous Focaccia or Pesto sauce, or photo stop in Castelletto, for a stunning view over the Town by lift.


From your meeting point we'll reach the city center : Via Garibaldi, De Ferrari Square, Columbus' house, and the medieval alleyways between the cathedral and the old port.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Meeting point can be arranged in the port if you are on a cruise, in your hotel, at the train station, or in Piazza Caricamento, near the old port, the main touristic hub.

End location: Upon request we can end back where we started, or where needed if you continue your stay in Genoa.

Duration: 3 hours

Extra hours if requested; starting time can be arranged as needed.


If requested: Private car with professional driver, 2 people; Minivan required up to 7 people, ask for prices. New, clean and air coonditioned cars.

What’s Included

Tour guide from the meeting place for all the duration of the tour.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

20 euro - food and wine taste if requested.

What’s Extra

Cappuccino stop or local food tasting on request, depending on your need. Extra hours (after 3) if needed.

A Recent Review of this tour

Guide was excellent; tour a great introduction to Genoa
Thomas (Tom) Cox

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