Tour of Genoa and day trip to Portofino from Genoa
Day trips & excursions

Tour of Genoa and day trip to Portofino from Genoa

based on 3 reviews
Language: English
Availability: Thursday and Saturday
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 7 hours
Do this because
  • Guided walking tour of Genoa
  • Visit of the Ancient Harbor, renovated by the architect Renzo Piano
  • Boat cruise from Santa Margherita Ligure to Portofino
  • Free time to explore the charming Portofino
What to expect

Discover Genoa, the birthplace of Christopher Columbus, a city with a glorious past! Spend your morning in one of the most charming cities in Northern Italy. Also visit Portofino, the pearl of the Ligurian sea.

Genoa, the largest medieval town in Europe, maintains the charm of the ancient maritime republic. Your day starts in the Ancient Harbor, renovated in 1992 by the architect Renzo Piano, where your friendly and professional guide will lead you through the labyrinth of narrow alleyways of the old town to discover the many attractions of this city on an inspiring walking tour.

After free time for lunch (not included), hop on your air-conditioned coach for a scenic ride following the Tigullio gulf, nicknamed the Dolphins Gulf due to the large school of dolphins that can often be spotted here, to reach the colorful village of Santa Margherita Ligure. Here you take the boat for a mini-cruise to the charming fishing village of Portofino, a half-moon shaped sea-side village whose beauty has been narrated across the millennia by writers and poets such as Guy de Maupassant.

The journey ends with the return by boat to Genoa.

Read more
What's included
  • Transport by air-conditioned coach
  • Guided tour of Genoa
  • Boat trip from Santa Margherita Ligure to Portofino
  • English speaking guide
What's not included
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities (optional)
Reduced price
  • Infant 0-3 years old: free of charge
  • Children 4-11 years old: reduced fee
Where

Sottopasso di Caricamento, 102, 16126 Genova GE, Italy

Meeting point:

Calata de Mari, 1 (in front of the Galata-Museo del Mare).

When
  • From April to October
  • Thursday and Saturday 9.30am
Read more
Provider
Zani Viaggi
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 5 days before the activity begins.
What people say about this experience
based on 3 reviews
Great
Excellent (0)
Great (3)
Average (0)
Poor (0)
Bad (0)

You might also like

Cruises and boat tours

Genoa is its port! From the dawn of history to the powerful Maritime Republic and up to the present ...

Walking tours

Among the largest in Europe, the historical city center of Genoa is full of mysteries and curiositie...

Unusual tours

In Vico Fieno, in the heart of the historic center of Genoa, a few steps from Piazza de Ferrari, was...

Unusual tours

The licensed tour guides, who have known Genoa for a lifetime, will lead you through an unusual urba...

Walking tours

You will meet with the guide and spend a day dedicated to the discovery of the historical places of ...

City tours

You will meet with the tour guide and visit the historical center of Genoa: Piazza De Ferrari, heart...

Food & winery tours

The Gavi wine produced by the Magda Pedrini winery is famous for its crisp, floral, peachy, aromatic...

Food & winery tours

Lidia and Paolo left Milan some years ago because they fell in love with Alto Monferrato, a portion ...

Bike Tours

Rent an E-bike and discover Genoa!The E-bike will allow you to face even the most challenging slopes...

Water Activities

Be ready to admire Portofino’s Protected Marine Area by kayak. The tour allows you to visit the most...