Genoa's old town guided tour
Activities

Genoa's old town guided tour

Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish , German
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 8 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Visit the oldest parts of Genoa in a day
  • Discover its caruggi and most enchanting spots
  • Taste local delicacies in the historic center
What to expect

Visit the historic heart of Genoa with a local guide: Piazza De Ferrari, Palazzo Ducale, Carlo Felice Opera House, the House of Christopher Columbus (outside), Porta Soprana, and the beautiful Cathedral of San Lorenzo (internal visit according to service times).

Stroll along Strada Nuova, today's Via Garibaldi (UNESCO) with some of the most beautiful Renaissance residences built by rich merchants and bankers in the 16th century. Crossing the "caruggi", charming alleys in the historic center, you will arrive in Piazza Banchi, once an ancient grain market. You'll then reach the area of the Porto Antico, the most touristic destination of the city, where you'll find Palazzo San Giorgio - one of the oldest banks in the world and today the seat of the Port Authority, the famous Aquarium, the Bigo panoramic lift and the Galata - Sea Museum.

After lunch, your pleasant walk continues with the discovery of some of the historical stores of the old "Zena" (Genoa, in Genoese dialect), from handicrafts to food and wine delicacies. Enjoy a relaxing stop to taste typical sweets in one of the stores in the historic center. The tour will end at the Mercato Orientale in Via XX Settembre, Genoa's main street.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Temperature screening is compulsory for all visitors
  • Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative result from a recent antigen or molecular test may be required, please check the local requirements before your visit.
  • What's included
    • Full day guided tour of Genoa
    • Tasting of local delicacies
    Where

    Piazza Raffaele de Ferrari, 16121 Genoa GE, Italy

    Meeting point:
    At the taxi stand, at least 10 minutes before departure time.
    When
    • Every day at 10.00am
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    Provider
    Volver srls Unipersonale
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 48 hours before the experience begins.

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