Genoa City Center Semi-Private Tour with San Lorenzo Cathedral & Rolli's Street
Without a doubt, Genoa is one of the most charming and historically significant cities in Italy. The city 's unique blend of history and culture has long drawn visitors from all over the world.
Its historical center is the largest of any European city, demonstrating Genoa's historical significance as an economic powerhouse.
For two and half hours, you will be exploring the wonders of the city, led by an expert local guide. You will be weaving your way through the alley in the historical center, be enthralled by the Gothic-Romanesque style San Lorenzo Cathedral, which you can visit; and then view the incredible "Rolli" Palaces on Via Garibaldi; a real demonstration of Renaissance style. Christopher Columbus' home will stop at the main square.
At the end of the tour you will go to the Castelletto esplanade and have a 360º view of the city from above. A unique ending to the tour!
per adult from
2 hours 30 minutes
What's included :
- Admission tickets to San Lorenzo Cathedral
- Admission tickets to Spianata Castelletto
- Entry/Admission - Cattedrale di San Lorenzo - Duomo di Genova
- Entry/Admission - Spianata Castelletto
What's excluded :
- Admission tickets to other attractions are not included (the tour is outdoor)
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Pass By: Old Port, Calata Molo Vecchio 15 Magazzini del Cotone, Modulo 5, 16128, Genoa Italy
Genoa has the nickname of The Superb (The Proud One) and was historically a city of artists, poets and sailors. Its long history as a wealthy city makes it one of the most intriguing places to visit. The Dominant of the Seas
If you're in Genoa just for a few hours or you're stopping for a few days, this tour is a great way to get a quick overview of the city's highlights, to plan for what you want to see during your stay. stay. An expert local guide will lead you, in a small group of at least 15 people, on a two and a half hour tour of the highlights Genoa.
Pass By: Piazza Banchi, Genoa Italy
In this wonderful square you will see the Loggia Dei Mercanti
Pass By: Caruggi Genoa, Genoa Italy
You´ll visit the Old Port - the Ancient Port, where you will find the famous Aquarium and the way along the Caruggi, the narrow alleyways of the historical center!
Stop At: Cattedrale di San Lorenzo - Duomo di Genova, Piazza san lorenzo Piazza San Lorenzo, 16123, Genoa Italy
Marvel at the medieval façade of the impressive San Lorenzo Cathedral
Duration: 15 minutes
Pass By: Via Giuseppe Garibaldi, West from Piazza Fontane Marose Maddalena, Genoa Italy
Continue on to Via Garibaldi, with its fascinating palaces, known as the Rolli, a group of stunning Baroque and Renaissance buildings, and a proof of the historical wealth and influence of the city, especially in the 16th and 17th centuries.
Pass By: Palazzi dei Rolli, Via Garibaldi, 16124, Genoa Italy
More than forty of these palaces have been included in the UNESCO World Heritage Sites list recently, and are sometimes open to the public.
Pass By: Palazzo Rosso, Via Garibaldi 18, 16124, Genoa Italy
Red Palace is one of the most beautiful and important Rolli palaces
Pass By: Piazza Raffaele De Ferrari, 16123, Genoa Italy
Moving further along Via Garibaldi, you reach Piazza De Ferrari, the main square of Genoa, and the location of the bronze fountain, the Dodge's Palace and the city's opera house - the Carlo Felice theater.
Pass By: Palazzo Ducale, Piazza Giacomo Matteotti 9, 16123, Genoa Italy
Palazzo Ducale is one of the buindings of Piazza De Ferrari
Pass By: Teatro Carlo Felice, Passo Eugenio Montale 4, 16121, Genoa Italy
The Carlo Felice theater is the Opera House of Genoa
Pass By: La Casa di Colombo, Via di Porta Soprana, 16121, Genoa Italy
The last stop on the tour will be Christopher Columbus' former home, where, before your guide bids you dowell, you can ask for further suggestions about what to do, and for course, where to eat the best Trofie with Pesto!
Stop At: Spianata Castelletto, Belvedere Luigi Montaldo, Genoa Italy
Spianata Castelletto is a marvelous terrace in Genoa, that overlooks the city. End of the tour with this stunning view from above of the attractions
Duration: 30 minutes
Departure Point :Eataly Genova, Porto Antico, Edificio Millo, Calata Cattaneo, 15, 16126 Genova GE, Italy
Departure Time :10:30 AM
Return Detail :Christopher Columbus' House, Via di Porta Soprana, 16121 Genova GE, Italy
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Stroller accessible
- Service animals allowed
- Near public transportation
- Most travelers can participate
- This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.