Traditional food walking tour in Genoa
Activities

Traditional food walking tour in Genoa

Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish
Availability: Every day
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 3 hours 30 minutes
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Learn about the city's history and culture with a local foodie guide
  • Taste a progressive meal with five traditional dishes
  • Devour Genoa's famous pasta topped with the freshest pesto
  • Explore the ancient and certified artisanal shops
What to expect

Live and enjoy Genoa on a food tour by locals and discover the best places and dishes that guidebooks don't mention. During your food walk through the city center, your foodie guide will also teach you about the local history and culture, pointing our the major tourist attractions while passing on the old streets.

Genoa was one of the so-called Maritime Republics in the Middle Ages and the birthplace of Christopher Columbus. This now modern Italian city still holds a strong culinary tradition that you will get to taste on a progressive meal through downtown incorporating at least five traditional dishes.

Over the course of three and a half hours experience the Italian culture and lifestyle, together with your foodie tour guide, eating Genoa's famous cheesy focaccia and chickpea farinata, homemade pasta topped with the freshest pesto and locally caught tender fried calamari that will melt in your mouth!

Starting with an entrée you will end your food journey with a dessert and an Italian espresso. Get ready to be impressed by Genoa's food scene!

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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
    • Minimum of one dish at each stop
    • 5 stops for tastings
    • Food tasting/lunch
    • Wine tasting
    • Multilingual local foodie guide
    What's not included
    • Gratutities (optional)
    • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
    Reduced price
    • Infants (aged 0-4): free
    • Children (aged 5-12): 50% discount
    Where

    Porto antico, Molo Ponte Calvi, 16124 Genova GE

    Meeting point:

    Meet your foodie guide at Neptune Galleon, next to Genoa Aquarium.

    What to remember
    • Tour operates with a minimum of 2 people per booking
    • Maximum of 10 people per tour group
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    When
    • Daily at 11.30am
    • Monday to Friday at 6.00pm
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    Provider
    Do Eat Better Experience
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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