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Genoa sightseeing walking tour with a Local through Caruggi and Rolli Palaces

Genoa sightseeing walking tour with a Local through Caruggi and Rolli Palaces

A great choice for first-time visitors and travelers who are short on time, this tour visits a handful of the city’s main highlights. Visit the San Lorenzo Cathedral and walk along Via Garibaldi, the site of 42 impressive palaces built between the 16th and 18th centuries by powerful Genoese families. You’ll also visit  Piazza de Ferrari, the main square, and Spianata Castelletto, a scenic viewpoint with 360-degree views of the city.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$70.12
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$70.12

Genoa Food Tour and Pesto Class - private tour

Genoa Food Tour and Pesto Class - private tour

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Explore the historic streets of Genoa Old Town on a 4-hour food tour, and discover the eateries loved by the locals. After visiting a historic candy shop, bakery, spice shop, and more, you’ll search for fresh basil at a food market. Learn the secrets behind a good Genoese pesto, then sample a dish of trofie pasta and pesto with wine. The tour is run with a private guide, just for your sole group.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$291.18
Price varies by group size
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$291.18
Price varies by group size

Your first time in Genoa - private tour

Your first time in Genoa - private tour

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If it is your first time in Genoa this is the perfect tour for you! Discovering the old town with a private guide will definitely make a difference! Genoa has the largest medieval center in Europe after Venice and following our insiders' track you will walk through this maze of narrow alleyways and discover secret corners that will fascinate you. During the walking tour, you will see the most important monuments but you will also discover the most authentic soul of this old town. Your passionate local guide will give you insider's tips and directions to make the most of your time in Genoa: restaurants, shops, artisans, best food shops and more. Private custom-made itinerary: we can customize the tour based on your interests Flexible departure times Hassle-free pickup from your central Genoa hotel
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$145.00
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$145.00
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Genoa tour by taxi and on foot

Genoa tour by taxi and on foot

A local tour guide, lover of his land, will explain to you every aspect of life and history of the city.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$307.17
per group
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$307.17
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Vacation Photographer in Santa Margherita Ligure

Vacation Photographer in Santa Margherita Ligure

Localgrapher is the largest network of professional photographers and videographers with more than 600 destinations around the globe! Book your private photographer and guide in Santa Margherita Ligure to capture your picture-perfect moments while visiting amazing sites! SOLO TRAVELERS Fancy an insta-perfect photoshoot from your Santa Margherita Ligure vacation? Localgrapher has years of experience with fashion and solo travel photography! Make your memories last a lifetime and share them on social media or display them in your home to receive an avalanche of compliments. COUPLES If you are about to propose to your loved one, honeymooning or just exploring what Santa Margherita Ligure has to offer, put the selfie stick aside and let Localgrapher’s superb photographers take care of the photos for you both. FAMILIES & GROUPS A family trip, wedding, bachelorette party or grand get-together? Forget missing someone from pictures, we’ll capture them all!
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  • 30 minutes
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$282.54
per group
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$282.54
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Pisa and Lucca Highlights Private Day Trip from Genoa Pier

Pisa and Lucca Highlights Private Day Trip from Genoa Pier

Enjoy a full-day trip from Genoa Pier to the pearls of Tuscany on this private tour of Pisa and Lucca. In Pisa, admire the famous Leaning Tower and other marble landmarks of Piazza dei Miracoli with your private guide. Take a break and enjoy your lunch ( lunch fee not included ). After lunch drive to Lucca, an enchanting medieval town. For those who love historical architecture and Medieval constructs, Lucca is a true heaven as it is known as the city of a hundred churches boasting such buildings as Lucca Cathedral and San Michele in Foro. Furthermore, the extensive city walls show how many Middle Age settlements would have been defended. Aside from the architecture, Lucca also has some fantastic museums, gorgeous public squares and a fine selection of restaurants and bars.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$986.46
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$986.46
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Private Tour through the Banks of Genoa with Tasting

Private Tour through the Banks of Genoa with Tasting

The ideal itinerary to explore the city history, which is connected to trade, banks, and money. This tour starts from Palazzo San Giorgio, which became the headquarters of the first Italian modern bank, the Banco San Giorgio, in 1407. We proceed to the Porto Antico Area, then to Piazza Bianchi and the Loggia dei Mercanti, the first stock market dating back to the end of XVI century. Nearby we will visit a typical shop where you will enjoy a delicious tasting of trofie with pesto sauce and pansoti with walnuts sauce. In the afternoon we will visit Piazza San Matteo, which was the curial square of the powerful Doria family, Palazzo Doria, home of the Fondazione Carige, and Palazzo Spinola, home of the Banco di Sardegna. The visit will lead us to Via Garibaldi, symbol of the Golden Century of Genoa, where many stately homes became headquarters of modern banks. The tour ends in Piazza de Ferrari, where the liberty building of the Nuova Borsa is located
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$285.24
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$285.24
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Historical Genoa

Historical Genoa

Genoa, the capital of Liguria in Italy, is full of historic buildings, beautiful parks and magnificent palaces. Your tour begins in the city's historic port area, before moving into the heart of Genoa, which is laid out in a maze of squares and alleys. The architecture is primarily medieval and the main square is Piazza de Ferrari - from here, you can appreciate the unique design of the city. The city of Genoa really is magical and with so many sites to visit, your day is sure to be interesting and exciting, providing memories which will last a lifetime.
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  • 4 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$61.10
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$61.10
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Genoa Street Food Tour with Local Guide through Caruggi of Historical Centre

Genoa Street Food Tour with Local Guide through Caruggi of Historical Centre

If you want to live a unique experience in Genoa, you cannot miss this tour! In 2 hours you will get to see the main highlights of Genoa while eating typical dishes on the go. With the company of a local guide you will start the tour from the Old Port of Genoa and you will go into the heart of the city, the historical centre. While walking along the alleys, crossing the main squares, Piazza San Lorenzo and Piazza De Ferrari, and marvelling at Genoa’s architecture, you will try typical dishes on the go. Learn how to make fresh Basil Pesto and try some on a piece of bread. Try some freshly fried seafood, typical of cities by the sea. Taste some delicious Focaccia, typical flat bread that will be available in three different flavours: olive oil, onions and olives. Try all three of them! End the tour with sweet treats: Gelato and Canestrelli, that are typical Ligurian cookies. Share your love for food with fellow foodies like you, while enjoying some culture, history and architecture!
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$70.12
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$70.12

Genoa Private Walking Tour with Ride up to the

Genoa Private Walking Tour with Ride up to the "360 ° city view Balcony" by Lift

Do you want to spend a few hours with your family in Genoa being guided by local? This tour is perfect for you! Meet your guide at the port of Genoa and start your journey through the tiny alleyways of the historical center called "Caruggi" in Ligurian dialect. Pass by Piazza Banchi and the Cathedral of San Lorenzo, with its black and white striped facade. Continue your way through Via Garibaldi where you can admire at the Rolli Palaces, a series of royal palaces that were assigned to the noble families that would embellish them in the best way. Rolli contain true works of architecture! Finally arrive at Piazza De Ferrari where you can admire the Ducal Palace (the residence of the Doge), the Carlo Felice Opera House, and the remains of the house of Christopher Columbus. End the tour on Spanata Castelletto where you can marvel at Genoa's beauties from above and discover its true essence!
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$189.77
Price varies by group size
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$189.77
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Florence and Pisa Highlights Private Day Trip from Genoa Pier

Florence and Pisa Highlights Private Day Trip from Genoa Pier

Enjoy a full-day trip from Genoa pier to the pearls of Tuscany on this private tour of Florence and Pisa. Travel through the rolling hills of Tuscany to arrive to the red-roofed charming, Renaissance city of Florence: strolls down its enchanting cobbled streets, stops at its most famous piazzas, fountains and monuments. In Pisa, admire the famous Leaning Tower and other marble landmarks of Piazza dei Miracoli. Throughout the day, enjoy the tailored care of a private guide. A stop for lunch during the day is included ( at your own expense )
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  • 11 to 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$1,004.29
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$1,004.29
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Private full day walking tour through the Alleys and

Private full day walking tour through the Alleys and "Creuze" of Genoa

Thematic visit. Built on hills, Genoa city center is famous for its "Creuze", typical narrow streets made of bricks This is a unusual urban trekking that will lead you to Spianata Castelletto, an astonishing panoramic viewpoint where you will enjoy the amazing view of the city center and the Porto Antico Area and taste a traditional sweet. Next stop is the "Antica Farmacia Sant'Anna", an ancient herbal pharmacy built in 1600 where the Carmelite Friars will explain to you the secrets of natural remedies that they prepare with products from their gardens. Free lunch. In the afternoon, you will pass by the "Albergo dei Poveri" established in 1600 as a refuge for poor people and then you will reach the Carmine District with its picturesque little squares and streets with evocative names. In Piazza del Carmine you will visit the ancient Nostra Signora del Carmine e di Sant’Agnese church from the outside.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$269.79
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$269.79
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Segway Tour Sant'Agostino

Segway Tour Sant'Agostino

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Medieval Genoa, the mysterious Genoa and the oldest Genoa, and the "Movida" district. An alternative tour to discover small secrets hidden in the labyrinth of alleys of the largest pedestrian historical center in Europe. A way to immerse yourself in history and legend, also visiting the most important monuments and places.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$35.66
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$35.66
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Private Photo Session with a Local Photographer in Genoa

Private Photo Session with a Local Photographer in Genoa

Want to capture your amazing honeymoon? Family vacation while the kids are still little? Your perfect couples retreat from everyday busy life? A solo trip without asking strangers to take pictures of you? Stop searching, we got you here! We are the largest network of local vacation photographers in the world! Besides Genoa, we operate in over 700 destinations worldwide! We always make sure that every special moment of each client is captured well. We believe in our service and quality of our photos so much that we even offer a 100% money back satisfaction guarantee for your photo shoot. Which means, if you don’t like the result of your photo shoot, you can contact us within 7 days and claim your money back! So what are you waiting for? Become one of our hundreds of happy customers by treating yourself to this special experience! Your family and friends will love the result too!
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  • 30 minutes
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$282.54
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$282.54
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Genoa Highlights Private Walking Tour with Expert Guide

Genoa Highlights Private Walking Tour with Expert Guide

Genoa has historically been on the forefront of commerce, art, trade, music and cuisine. Nicknamed “La Superba” or the ‘proud one’, in Genoa you can expect to have your senses enthralled as you set off to explore Genoa on a private guided tour of the city. On this tour you’ll get a local’s glimpse at the historical mecca of narrow streets, whimsical charm, and majestic buildings. Your tour begins at Genoa’s thriving seaport as you make your way to St. Lawrence Cathedral, dated back to the 6th century and a structural mix of Gothic, Byzantine, Romanesque and Renaissance architectural styles. You’ll head to Piazza de Ferrari, the Opera House, the Palace of Doges and the Academy of Fine Arts. If that itinerary isn’t enough excitement, you’ll also have the opportunity to pass by the iconic Piazza San Matteo and your tour ends in Via Garibaldi.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$261.47
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$261.47
Price varies by group size
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Chiavari Italian Riviera Artisans and Tastes

Chiavari Italian Riviera Artisans and Tastes

Travel like a local discovering the most authentic side of the Italian Riviera just a few minutes away from the famous Portofino village. With your expert and passionate local guide, discover Chiavari, a hidden gem not touched by tourism yet. Wander along the old alleyways lined with ancient arcades. Explore the lively open-air food market and find out old food shops passed down from generations. Be charmed by the traditional artisans' shops such as the woodcarver or the ones producing candles for the last five hundred years. Enjoy a relaxing pause in an old pastry shop and taste local cookies. Enter a traditional "Trattoria" and taste a plate of delicious Farinata, a sort of chickpea flour pancake that will delight your taste buds! Travel at your own pace with no rush or strict schedule. Travel like a local, away from mass tourism. Passionate private guide at disposal just for you.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$205.61
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$205.61
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Genoa City Center Walking Tour with Rolli's Street & Panoramic Balcony City View

Genoa City Center Walking Tour with Rolli's Street & Panoramic Balcony City View

Genoa is one of the most beautiful cities of Italy, which offer a rich history, a strong culture and of course the sea. The historical centre of Genoa is one of the largest ones in Europe, so do not miss the opportunity to visit this marvellous city! You will meet your local guide at the Old Port and from here your journey will start. Walk along the typical alleys of the city, where you can find numerous cafés, restaurants and boutiques. Walk across the beautiful squares of Piazza San Lorenzo and Piazza De Ferrari. Pass by the stunning Rolli Palaces, UNESCO World Heritage. Next reach Cristopher Columbus' House, where you can see the three caravels designed with flowerbeds in the gardens nearby. Finally end the tour in Spianata Castelletto, a spectacular terrace with a full view of Genoa. In 2 and a half hours you will truly immerse yourself in the culture, architecture and history of Genoa!
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$66.90
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$66.90

The heart of Genoa

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The heart of Genoa

a licensed tour guide will accompany you on a different route than usual, through the alleys of the medieval city. You will discover majestic and unexpected palaces and extraordinary works of art, commissioned and preserved in an ancient Dominican monastery. You will listen to the adventurous history of a city that has built an immense wealth on trade and the art of maritime navigation, and its cultural identity intertwined with that of the Middle East, Hispanic and Flemish.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$123.60
per group
$154.51
$30.91 savings
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$123.60
per group
$154.51
$30.91 savings

Private Tour to Portofino and Santa Margherita from Genoa Cruise Port or Hotel

Private Tour to Portofino and Santa Margherita from Genoa Cruise Port or Hotel

The Italian Riviera or Ligurian Riviera is the narrow coastal strip which lies between the Ligurian Sea and the mountain chain formed by the Maritime Alps and the Apennines. During this private tour you will get to know the beautiful area of Portofino, where is known to be as the place to live the “dolce vita”, and it is one of the oldest resort areas in Italy. You will discover the most wanderful views of the Italina Riviera with your private official tour guide. Of course you will have some free time (with your guide´s recommendation) for a wonderful Italian lunch before driving back to Genoa. - SAVE COVID-19 SAFE - As this is a private tour we take care of maintaining social distance
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$745.19
Price varies by group size
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$745.19
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Private Walking Tour discovering the Ancient Trades of Genoa

Private Walking Tour discovering the Ancient Trades of Genoa

This thematic visit will lead you to the discovery of the history and traditions of Genoa among unforgettable colors, flavors and scents. Your guide will take you to the large historic center: Piazza De Ferrari, Doge’s Palace, Carlo Felice Opera Theatre, Columbus' House (exterior), Porta Soprana and the splendid San Lorenzo Cathedral. We will visit Strada Nuova, which is now called Via Garibaldi, and after crossing the suggestive "caruggi" of the historical center, we will arrive in Piazza Banchi and the Porto Antico area. Free lunch. In the afternoon visit of some historical shops of the historical center of the old "Zena" (Genoa, in Genoese dialect), where you will discover Genoese craftsmanship and food and wine delicacies with tasting of typical sweets. The visit will end at the "Mercato Orientale", a market in Via XX Settembre where you will walk between the market stalls full of local products and spices.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$261.47
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$261.47
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Private Guided Tour of Genoa and De Andrè's places

Private Guided Tour of Genoa and De Andrè's places

Thematic visit. The ideal itinerary to explore the places connected to De Andrè, such as Via del Campo, Museo dei Cantautori and the Maddalena District, where you can taste traditional sweets in a typical shop, the covered walkways in Sottoripa, and then stop at a bench in “Via al mare Fabrizio De André” where you will admire the Porto Antico Area. You will proceed to Piazza De Ferrari and Teatro Carlo Felice where the singer-songwriter had an unforgettable concert. Visit of Latteria Igea, meeting point of the most famous Genoese singer-songwriters. Free lunch. In the afternoon, private transfer to Sant'Ilario district where you will visit the old train station from the "Bocca di Rosa" song, and a sculture shaped as a book, dedicated to the protagonist of one of Faber's most loved songs. Finally, visit of Villa Saluzzi Brombini from the outside where his family lived for a while, and then Boccadasse, a place that De Andrè loved very much
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$395.77
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$395.77
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Private Walking Tour in the Cultural City Center of Genoa

Private Walking Tour in the Cultural City Center of Genoa

Thematic visit. You'll enjoy the breathtaking views of the "Superba" from the high grounds of the city while discovering the suggestive history of Genoa
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$196.10
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$196.10
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Genoa Private Walking Tour with Local Guide including Ride on Panoramic Lift

Genoa Private Walking Tour with Local Guide including Ride on Panoramic Lift

Thanks to this tour you can explore the main highlights of Genoa in just 2 and a half hours with a local guide. Thanks to the knowledge of your guide, you will get to learn all about the history and curiosities of this beautiful city. Meet your guide at the Old Port and lose yourself in the maze of alleys that represent Genoa. The alleys in Ligurian dialect are called Caruggi and will take in every part of the city. Reach the main squares, Piazza San Lorenzo and Piazza De Ferrari and pass by the most important street Via Garibaldi. This street houses the former residences of wealthy people, the Rolli Palaces, that are today part of the World Heritage of UNESCO. Best for last, you will get the lift up to Spianata Castelletto, that is a terrace that overlooks Genoa. From here you can have a 360º view of the city from above. Explore the beauty and the hidden gems of this city with your family, loved one or friends in this private tour of Genoa!
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$189.77
Price varies by group size
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$189.77
Price varies by group size
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Private full day walking in the romantic Camogli

Private full day walking in the romantic Camogli

A path that will lead you to the discovery of Camogli, the most beautiful and romantic village of Golfo Paradiso, with its tower houses, painted with bright pastel colors and its typical Ligurian old town. You can visit the sea museum Museo Marinaro "Giò Bono Ferrari" which includes nautical-related objects such as scale models of sailing ships and ships, nautical instruments for navigation as well as prints and paintings of the time. A pleasant walk along the typical Ligurian paths will take you to San Rocco di Camogli giving you a breathtaking view of the whole gulf. Along the way you can taste the typical gallette del marinaio (“sailor's biscuits") In the afternoon descent to Punta Chiappa, the singular tongue of rock that extends over the sea, passing through a path that allows the visit of the church of San Nicolò, a charming little church built by the monks of San Rufo. At the end, boarding the boat to return to Camogli. During the transfer you will see one of the oldest Ligurian tonnara (tuna fishery).
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$275.73
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$275.73
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