10 things you cannot miss in Genoa
Genoa will amaze you! European Capital of Culture in 2004. The city of Christopher Columbus, Nicolò Paganini, Andrea Doria, Goffredo Mameli, of the first bank in history, the first football team and Jeans.
You will be a Genoese for a day! We will leave from Piazza De Ferrari (taxi stop) and go through ‘caruggi’ and back to the Middle Ages with the walls of Barbarossa and to the time of the discovery of America with the house of Christopher Columbus. We then visit the Doge’s Palace, the residence of the Doge and seat of the government of the Republic. The Cathedral of San Lorenzo. The old port with Palazzo San Giorgio, where Marco Polo’s ‘Il Milione’ was conceived and the first bank in history. Renzo Piano’s modern architecture including the Aquarium and the pirate galleon. Via Garibaldi: the ‘golden street’ of the Golden Age with its sumptuous Palazzi dei Rolli ‘UNESCO World Heritage Site’. Finally, we will go up to the Castelletto area by public lift to admire the view of the ‘Superba’.
Together and safely. Unesco discovered it. Now it’s your turn!
Columbus House from the outside Elevator ticket Euro 1.50
until 48 hours before the visit, the entire amount of the ticket will be refunded. After 48 hours, we will keep 50 % of the amount paid.
In case of light rain it will do. In case of heavy rain, the experience will be postponed to a later day or the full amount paid will be refunded.