Genoa Private Walking Tour With A Local Guide

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Duration: 2 Hrs 30 Mins
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Details :
    Spritziamo, Calata Cattaneo, 17, 16128 Genova GE, Italy
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    This activity is non-refundable Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

Experience Genoa with a guide on a comprehensive, private, walking tour. Discover the intricate network of alleyways that make up the Citys medieval center, see the old harbor, Piazza De Ferrari, the Opera house, and many more historic sights. Learn about the citys culture and hear the stories behind the landmarks and buildings that you pass. Avoid tourist traps, and gain context and understanding of your surroundings with a one on one tour.

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Join this guided tour of downtown Genoa, alarge sea port, an architectural wonder, a fascinating city of art and history and one of the Italy's major economic centres.With its alluring charm and a great artistic heritage, Genoas medieval center - the largest in Europe and partly a UNESCO site is an intricate maze of alleys.

Follow your local guide through the old center of the city where,among traditional shops and little restaurants, you will breathe the noble past of the city. Starting fromthe renovated Old Harbour and passing by the majestic Palace of Saint George, you willwalk through the intricate maze of the medieval alleys and reachSt. Lawrence Cathedral, the city's cathedral built in a Gothic-Romanesque style.

The tour continues to reach Piazza De Ferrari, hearth of the city, with the Opera House, the Palace of the Dogesand the Academy of Fine Arts.There is also a house whereChristopher Columbusis said to have been born.

After passing by Piazza San Matteo, the guided walk will end in Strada Nuova(now Via garibaldi), inscribed on theWorld Heritage List since 2006. This district was designed in the mid-16th century to accommodate Mannerist palaces of the city's most eminent families: thereyou will admire some splendid historical buildings and palaces, which represent the "golden era" of the ancient Republic of Genova.

Just one tip:you might want to bring your camera along!

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Inclusions

Expert local guide

Exclusions

Food and drinks

Hotel pickup and drop-off

entrance to museums/churches/palaces

Entry/Admission - Cattedrale di San Lorenzo - Duomo di Genova

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Not wheelchair and stroller accessible

Not wheelchair accessible

Service animals allowed

Near public transportation

Not recommended for travelers with back problems

Most travelers can participate

This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Face masks required for travelers in public areas

Face masks required for guides in public areas

Social distancing enforced throughout experience

Traveler Reviews

  • 08-Aug-2022

    La guía nos hizo un buen recorrido de la ciudad, comenzando por el puerto antiguo. Nos contó cosas muy interesantes sobre la ciudad.