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Via Giuseppe Garibaldi, Genoa

Via Giuseppe Garibaldi, Genoa: Our most recommended tours and activities

Genoa: Hop-on Hop-off Tour Ticket

1. Genoa: Hop-on Hop-off Tour Ticket

World Heritage-listed Genoa is the capital of Liguria and birthplace of Christopher Columbus. See many of its monuments and its grand 16th and 17th century palaces on the Strade Nueve, on a hop-on hop-on sightseeing tour. With your 24 or 48-hour ticket you’ll see more than just splendid buildings. Genoa presents a multitude of hidden gems waiting for you to discover. The double-decker bus departs from Piazza Caricamento and provides easy access to both of the city’s train stations, as well as ideal stopping points for shopping. Explore at your own pace as you hop off at attractions such as the Cathedral San Lorenzo, built in a patchwork of styles, from Gothic to Renaissance. Admire the huge Palazzo Ducale before jumping back on the bus to continue your journey to the city’s splendid museums. The town's best art collections can be visited in the 3 palaces of the Musei di Strada, where you’ll find masterpieces by Rubens along with many other local and Italian artists. Enjoy 360-degree panoramic views from the top deck. Take a stroll along the elegant Via Garibaldi, located in the cultural center of Genoa and lined with grand buildings and fine stores. By the rejuvenated Porto Antico you’ll find a number of attractions suitable for the entire family, including the aquarium where you can watch dolphins play. Buses run daily every 30 to 60 minutes until early evening, when you can take some time to discover Genoa’s active nightlife scene. The hub of evening activity lies in the historic part of town along the stretch bordered by Piazza Sarzano and Via San Lorenzo. Back on the bus the next day, within the ticket’s 24 or 48-hour period, you can stop off at the Bigo, a replica of a device that was used years ago to offload cargo from the ships. You’ll enjoy multilingual commentary on the bus, making it an ideal way to take in Genoa’s best attractions in a convenient, comfortable, and fun way. Line A- Red Line Stops 1) Caricamento 2) Via Garibaldi 3) Piazza De Ferrari 4) Brignole Train Station 5) Via XX Settembre 6) Carignano 7) Corvetto 8) Portello 9) Principe Train Station 10) Cruise Terminal Line B - Blue Line Stops 1) Caricamento 2) Via Garibaldi 3) Piazza De Ferrari 4) Levante Water Front 5) Boccadasse 6) Scalinata Borghese 7) Via XX Settembre 8) Corvetto 9) Portello 10) Principe Train Station 11) Cruise Terminal

Genoa for you: the Old City Walking Tour

2. Genoa for you: the Old City Walking Tour

Set out from the meeting point at the Old Port and immerse yourself in the city center while discovering the most picturesque spots in town. Feel the charm and beauty of one of the largest medieval city centers of Europe by strolling between the historic and traditional alleyways. Admire the beautiful facades, courtyards, several palaces like Palazzo san Giorgio, the old Genoese bank, Palazzo Ducale, the seat of the Doge, the Cathedral, and much more. Photograph the Piazza De Ferrari with elegant twentieth-century architecture and the main meeting and shopping area in town. Marvel at Via Garibaldi, the heart of the Unesco site with its "Palazzi", frescoes, and decorations.

Genoa: Private City Walking Tour with Guide

3. Genoa: Private City Walking Tour with Guide

Genoa is to be discovered. With this private tour you will learn about some of the most significant places in the most densely built historic center in Europe, among very tall houses, alleys and squares, noble palaces and precious churches, you will breathe in the charm and tradition of a city at the crossroads of peoples, rich in history, hidden treasures and suggestive corners. The route winds through caruggi and small squares, opening onto the Cathedral, Palazzo Ducale and Strada Nuova. Genoa is a city extremely tied to traditions, and its streets are dotted with ancient shops where time seems to have stopped.

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What people are saying about Via Giuseppe Garibaldi, Genoa

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4.7 / 5

based on 3 reviews

The guide is very knowledgeable and conveys his enthusiasm and love for his city. For my first time in Genoa it was an excellent idea to take advantage of the guided tour to be able to enjoy the city more.

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Find out where the stations are located, before you start. Overall a great tour saw a lot of Genoa in an hour. Was a gloomy day so did the tour twice once at the top of the bus and once in the bottom.

Very good and competent guide. He made us discover the city like we never could have done on our own. To do absolutely

Get Your Guide is an excellent way to discover a city. The audio guide commentary is very interesting.

Everything fine, easy to find, very good explanations, great service.