Spend your time in port in Genoa by exploring the birthplace of Christopher Columbus, savoring the excellent cuisine and seeing the beautiful sights with your ticket (valid 48 hours) aboard an open-top, double-decker bus. See all the top Genoa attractions as you hop on and off at eight conveniently located stops around the city. The double-decker bus tour provides an opportunity to discover a variety of magnificent viewpoints in this fascinating city.
• 2 days
Trek through Genoa to discover the best places, hidden spots, best bars, small osterias, secret old shops, secluded squares: taste the real Focaccia and pesto (it was invented here) and the superb Ravioli at da Maria Restaurant. Be impressed by the phenomenal beauty of the ancient palaces. Drink tasty wine in real 'old style' bars in the old part of the city and wonder in front of the magic of an ancient Templar Hospital.
• 7 hours
Start your Genoa vacation in style by booking this private arrival transfer from Genoa Cristoforo Colombo Airport to your hotel in central Genoa or on the Italian Riviera. Your friendly and professional driver will greet you upon your arrival and drive you directly to your hotel in the comfort of a private, air-conditioned vehicle. It’s that easy!
• 30 minutes
Enjoy the best of Italian classical music and opera in one of the most ancient and well-preserved historical building of the city: the Inferior Church of San Giovanni di Prè. Genova in Concerto - the soundtrack of your memorable holiday between sky and sea under the Lanterna.
• 1 hour
When your cruise ship docks in Genoa, enjoy a private shore excursion to Portofino and Santa Margherita Ligure. On this full-day trip, discover Portofino -- a picturesque, crescent-shaped seaside village with pastel houses lining the shore of the harbor. Visit the massive Castello Brown, built in the 16th century, and see the historical Church of St George. Then, explore the fishing village of Santa Margherita Ligure. Walk through quaint, narrow streets past charming fishermen’s houses and be enchanted by the picturesque Mediterranean coastline.
• 9 hours
Enjoy a hassle-free finish to your Genoa vacation with this private departure transfer from your Genoa or Italian Riviera hotel to Genoa Cristoforo Colombo Airport. When it’s time to leave, your friendly and reliable driver will meet you in your hotel lobby and help you with your luggage. Then, relax in a private, air-conditioned vehicle as you’re driven directly to Genoa airport.
• 30 minutes
Start with a typical Italian breakfast of a latte or espresso with brioches. Then follow a historical itinerary through Genoa, stopping to eat local specialties like focaccia alla cipolla (onions) or cheese, pizzata, tripe, farinata, octopus, pasta al pesto, and tiramisu, while sipping wines in a selected number of bars and wine tasting rooms.
• 5 hours
The moment your cruise ship arrives in port in Genoa, your private shore excursion to Cinque Terre begins. Discover the unique landscape with dry-laid stone walls, winding paths, enchanting beaches between cliffs and turquoise waters. Explore the UNESCO protected territory and visit the charming villages of Riomaggiore, Corniglia, Manarola, Vernazza, Monterosso that form the Cinque Terre, suspended between sea and land on sheer cliffs upon the beautiful sea.
• 9 hours
In an 1881 letter to a friend, composer Giuseppe Verdi wrote that the confectioner Pietro Romanengo fu Stefano could ‘exquisitely candy any sort of fruit.’ And he was right. This tour delves into that same candied fruit Verdi wrote about and much, much more. Pietro Romanengo fu Stefano, established way back in 1780, is the oldest confectionery shop in Europe. Kings and courtiers, celebrities and superstars have all stopped in for a sweet fix. Learn how the shop still makes sweets the old-fashioned way from seventh-generation owner Pietro Romanengo and tour the multilevel shop in the center of Genoa’s historic district.
• 1 hour
Discover the most beautiful spots of this amazing city; you will see architectural treasures, stunning views, amazing paintings, the Crusader Testimonials, Liberty Style Palaces; drive through the roads of the center, up and down the hills through winding roads. Eat the most sensational " focaccia " you have ever dreamt of and fall in Love with this unique, amazing, romantic, lovely city.
• 8 hours