Every week-end you could profit of different thematic tours and enjoy a visit of the historical city centre, see some of the famous Palazzi dei Rolli, today part of the UNESCO World Heritage List, the old historical shops, the Porto Antico (old port) and the Castrum ....
Genova walking tour: the historical centre and Strada Nuova, UNESCO World Heritage.
Come and discover the glamour of the old city. Let us guide you along the thick “caruggi” (little lanes) of the widest medieval historical centre in Europe, looking for its manifold curiosities, its various misteries and secrets and admiring its architectural beauties, representend by the Palazzi Rolli, included in the World Heritage List of UNESCO. Browse around inside the numerous ultra centenarian shops and boutiques of the old town, together with our expert guides ..... Let us guide you discovering the first urban settlement of the city (Castrum) dating back to the Romans and Etrurians’ age. Wander along the lanes of the “rive gauche”, the very old part of the city, cut in two by Via S. Lorenzo (the magnificent lane which takes you to the cathedral).
Timetable of the visits:
Saturdays, h. 10.00 a.m.: guided tour Italian and English language
Saturdays, h. 14.30 p.m.: guided tour Italian and Spanish language
Sundays, h 10.00 a.m.: guided tour Italian and French language
Sundays, h 10.00 a.m.: guided tour English and German language
Starting point: IAT tourist office in Piazza Caricamento (Porto Antico area).
Full price: € 12,00
Children up to 12 years: free
Young people 12/18 anni, over 65, Museum Card holders: € 10,00
Press: € 8,00
Groups: please contact our offices. (the ticket includes also the visit to the Museums of Strada Nuova; cost of the museums tickets would be 9€).
Tickets are sold at the Visitor Centre in Via Garibaldi (ph. 0105572903/751) and at the IAT tourist office in piazza Caricamento (Tourist information kiosk, ph. +39 01074200/74202).
The Tourist Guides’ Association (Genoa Department) offers the possibility to make a city tour with a tourist guide. For bookings directly contact the association at:
Mobile +39 335.844.53.91 / +39 3220.127.116.115
If you want to know Genova and its atmosphere… art, history, culture, cuisine, curiosities, hidden treasures, music… choose an itinerary or realize one taylor made, please visit the website www.genovaguide.net, or directly contact the Genovaguide association:
Anna Ardito mob. +39 333/4006892
Paola Terrile mob. +39 347/0920177
Fax +39 010 6423496
Genovagando, web agency and website dedicated to the events and to the culture in Genoa, is now an online incoming agency. We offer theme and tailor-made tours in the major European languages, for independent travelers and for groups. We assist you in any smallest detail, so to make your stay in Genoa a perfect and unforgettable one.
Mob. (+39) 347/9344532
Directly check the list of the official tourist guides in the section "Services", then guide searching
City Sightseeing Genova
Red coloured open-top double-deckers bus service, managed by an audio digital multilangual system in 6 different languages.
8 bus stops: Piazza Fontane Marose, Piazza De Ferrari, Via Diaz (Piazza della Vittoria), Piazza G.Verdi (Brignole railway station), Via XX Settembre, Via Balbi (Principe railway station), Ponte dei Mille (cruise terminal).
We inform you that the service is not available during the winter time. It has been stopped at the end of October and it will start again the 22nd of march 2013.
For further information, please check the website City Sightseeing Genova _____________
Genoa City Tour
Genoa city tour by opentop bus, commentary in six languages.
Everyday 7/7 from 10.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. (every half an hour)
Starting point: Caricamento, in front of the Aquarium
For bookings and information please contact:
Agenzia Pesci Viaggi
Telephone: +39 010564936 - during the week-end: mob. +39 329/9065686 or +39 328/9855418
Fax: +39 0102531758
or visit the website: www.genoacitytour.com
“Pippo” Train City Tour
From March to November: dayly from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
From December to February only Saturdays and Sundays and holidays. Daparture form the Acquarium ; italian, english, french and spanish comment are available.
Fares: Adults € 7,00 Children (5 to 12 years old) € 3,50 Free of charge for children till the age of 4.
For more information visit the website www.treninopippo.it
booking online hotels' list
(thanks to Association of Hoteliers)