Private tour

Genoa Private Walking Tour with a Local Guide

4.8 / 5

14 reviews

Activity provider: Faberest

Genoa Private Walking Tour with a Local Guide

Activity provider: Faberest
Likely to sell out

From US$ 193.52 per group up to 2

Likely to sell out

Discover historic Genoa on a 2.5-hour private guided tour. Admire its medieval structures, 16th-century frescoed palaces and picturesque squares.

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Duration 2.5 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French, German, Italian
Private group


  • Admire the stunning Gothic-Romanesque Cathedral of St. Lawrence
  • Visit Piazza de Ferrari, with its Opera House and Palace of the Doges
  • See the house where Christopher Columbus is said to have been born
Full description
Enjoy a 2.5-hour private guided tour of Genoa, taking in the large seaport and the amazing architecture of one of Italy's major economic centers. Experience the charm and artistic heritage of the city’s UNESCO-listed medieval center. Starting from the renovated harbor, walk through the intricate maze of medieval alleys to the Gothic-Romanesque St. Lawrence Cathedral. Continue to Piazza de Ferrari, where you’ll find the Opera House, the Palace of the Doges and the Academy of Fine Arts. Pass by Piazza San Matteo before the guided walk ends in Via Garibaldi. Admire some splendid historical buildings and palaces, which represent the "Golden Era" of the ancient Republic of Genova.
  • Private tour led by an expert local guide
  • Food and drinks
  • Entrance to museums, churches and palaces
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Meet your guide in front of I Tre Merli restaurant, Calata Cattaneo, 17, 16128 Genova.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  • The tour operates even when it's raining. In the event of exceptionally heavy rain, the tour may be canceled and you will receive a full refund
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5

based on 14 reviews

Review summary

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We almost canceled because it was so hot and we were achy from walking the day before. But our guide reconfigured the tour so that we started at a point from which we could walk downhill, and she found us plenty of shade. She definitely knew and loved Genoa and was very nice.

September 22, 2022

Great tour with a friendly and knowledgeable guide! Genoa.....differently.

June 13, 2022

August 9, 2021

Product ID: 96222