Top 20 Experiences in genoa
Portofino Boat and Walking Tour with Pesto Cooking & Lunch
Breathtaking sights of the Italian Riviera’s coastline from Santa Margherita to Portofino. Appreciate the wonder of this little hidden gem with a certified guide. Learn how to make pesto the traditional way and enjoy a light lunch at a waterfront restaurant.
Do Eat Better Experience - Food Tours in Genoa
The Do Eat Better Experience food tour is a walking tour around the historical center of the city. The tourist is guided by a "Foodie", a local "buddy" able to explain every detail of the selected restaurants, their preparations, and the relevant history/curiosities. Do Eat Better Experience tours are a mix of high-quality gastronomy as a way for showing Italian culture and lifestyle and a walking experience together with a local friend. This is the reason why we accept small groups only: we want to focus on a genuine exchange and give to each tourist the highest attention possible. Top 5 food stops in Genoa for a memorable and rich dining experience! Please, note that the tour is always run in English and Italian; other languages upon request.
Tour from Genoa to Portofino,Santa Margherita and Camogli
Departure at 9 am from Genoa cruise terminal, arrival at the harbor of Santa Margherita at about 9:45 am, from where, in about 20 minutes, you can reach Portofino by boat, visit of Portofino and return by boat to Santa Margherita at 12:30, tour of the village of Santa Margherita and lunch in a typical trattoria. After lunch, through the pass of La Ruta, overlooking the Mount of Portofino, we reach Camogli by car, visit of the picturesque old town and at around 3:30 pm we return back to Genoa along the coastal road, with a stop to the center before to back on board. Though your English-speaking driver can offer commentary while driving you around, they are not allowed to do so outside of the car. If you would like someone to walk the sites with you or give commentary within major landmarks, private guides are available for hire at an additional cost. The driver will be happy to make suggestions about the best places to eat throughout the day.
Private Tour to Portofino and Santa Margherita from Genoa Cruise Port or Hotel
The Italian Riviera or Ligurian Riviera is the narrow coastal strip which lies between the Ligurian Sea and the mountain chain formed by the Maritime Alps and the Apennines. During this private tour you will get to know the beautiful area of Portofino, where is known to be as the place to live the “dolce vita”, and it is one of the oldest resort areas in Italy. You will discover the most wanderful views of the Italina Riviera with your private official tour guide. Of course you will have some free time (with your guide´s recommendation) for a wonderful Italian lunch before driving back to Genoa. Pick up and drop off could be from your hotel, cruise port or place of choice in Genoa. - SAVE COVID-19 SAFE - As this is a private tour we take care of maintaining social distance
Tour on the Via Postumia of Genoa
The guide awaits you at the Genova Principe station to go up with the historical rack railway up to the hill of the Port of Genoa. Get off at the Granarolo terminus, a quiet hamlet characterized by small villas, forts and historic powder magazines and known for a fantastic unusual panorama over the city of Genoa. From here begins an easy walk that takes you on the traces of the Roman road, the Via Postumia that connects Genoa to Aquileia in a distance of about 930 km. Descend along an ancient brick paving and reach Bolzaneto.
City Sightseeing Genoa Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour
Thanks to the panoramic double-decker buses of City Sightseeing® Genoa, the only hop on hop off service of the city, visitors can admire the historical and artistic heritage of Genoa thanks to 2 different lines eachone with 11 convenient stops: starting from Piazza Caricamento, overlooking the old harbour and the famous Aquarium, the renowned Genova Principe station, passing by Via Garibaldi, Unesco world heritage, via XX Settembre, fto reach the ancient village of Boccadasse and Piazza Ferrari. The service is perfect for arrivals by cruise, train or airplane thanks to the interchange stops with the aerodrome shuttle! Download the APP Sightseeing Experience now: inside the APP you will find an interactive map that will show you the position of the buses in real time, the waiting time at each stop and your position so that you can easily reach the nearest stop! Thanks to the APP you could also enjoy a free walking tour of the city!
Andrea Boat Charter Portofino
The passion for the sea, the beauty of our villages and the desire to meet new people and make them fall in love with our country is my "mission". Try, I'm ready !
Private boat charter tour customized and night excursions
rental speedboat with skipper to discover the natural wonders, the historic villages and to relax swimming between the charming beaches, reachable only by sea, in the marvellous Natural Park of Portofino and Paradiso Gulf. The tour starts in the old port of Genova and continues as specified in the itinerary below; S. Fruttuoso di Camogli to visit the charming historic monastery in front of the beach and admire the submerged Jesus Christ of the Abyss . Walking tour in Portofino and swimming in front of the beautiful beach of Paraggi. Break in Camogli for lunch and to visit the old fisherman’s village. The tour will end in Punta Chiappa with snorkeling or walking the amazing promontory of Portofino.
Segway Tour Caruggi
The best way to visit the most important places in the largest medieval historical center in Europe, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, with the amazing Segway! The most effective, fast, easy and fun way to not miss anything of the beauties of the city, experiencing an exciting adventure. From the hidden alleys of the old town, to the beautiful noble streets, our staff will guide you through magnificent palaces and fascinating views, breathing ancient atmospheres, scents and flavors of the whole world, in complete safety. A mix of culture, art, tradition, gastronomy and lots of fun ... a stone's throw from the sea!
Share your Pasta Love: Small group Pasta and Tiramisu class in Genoa
You can't visit Italy without trying at least one pasta dish... So, we'll teach you two! Learn how to roll 'sfoglia' (fresh pasta) by hand and how to prepare 2 simple different kinds of pasta (filled pasta + fresh pasta) from scratch with your Cesarina. As the icing on the cake you will learn to prepare also the iconic Tiramisu. Share your passion for the Italian cuisine as you make new friends in this hands-on cooking class. It's a great way to truly experience Italian culture. • Learn to roll 'sfoglia' (fresh pasta) by hand • Learn to make 2 iconic pasta types • Learn to make the iconic tiramisu • Small-group cooking class with a maximum of 12 people. Share your passion for the Italian cuisine with other lovely guests • Enjoy an Italian Aperitivo to warm-up Le Cesarine is Italy’s oldest network of home cooks all over the country. They are welcoming hosts that open the doors of their own homes to curious travellers for immersive culinary experiences.
Tour of Genoa and Day Trip to Portofino from Genoa
Discover Genoa, the birthplace of Christopher Columbus, a city with a glorious past. Spend your morning in is one of the most charming cities in Northern Italy. Also visit Portofino, the pearl of the Ligurian sea, and see its crystalline green waters.
Genoa Like a Local: Customized Private Tour
Get to know the city through the eyes of a passionate local. With no set itinerary, you can customize the tour or leave it up to the local for an insightful introduction to the city. Make travel about the people you meet not just the places you see.
Private 3-hour Walking Tour of Genoa with official tour guide
Enjoy this private walking tour of Genoa with your private tour guide. During this private tour you will get to know the most emblematic sites of the city, which has a lot of hidden gems that your private official tour guide will show you. The city has been declared by the UNESCO as a world heritage site. Amongst other monuments and sights you can get to know during this private tour of Genova: Port of Genoa Bassilica of San Lorenzo Stroll along the “Strade Nuove” (UNESCO world heritage site) Royal Palace Torre della Lanterna Get to visit one of the largest aquariums in Europe Much more! At the end of the tour, your private guide will drop you off in a central place in Genoa.
Cooking class in Genoa - Do Eat Better Experience
Our Traditional Cooking class in Genoa will allow you to learn the best Ligurian and Genovese recipes sided by local professionals in the field. Hands-on the job you will be guided in the preparation of traditional recipes from Genoa and Liguria. Our cooking class and tasting is an all-around experience. We believe that the cooking class with tasting is successful when our guests test themselves cooking, learning, sharing their experiences and having fun. Therefore, we have a 2-people minimum and a 10-people maximum. If the minimum number of guests is not reached, we will contact you to reschedulethe class at another time or day. The class and tasting include: at least 4 recipes with preparation and tasting, and one tasting more (artisanal gelato). Water, wine or beer (in limited amounts) are included. Everything else is not included.
Homemade Pasta and Pesto Class with a Local Chef in Genoa
Learn to make authentic Italian pasta fresca with a local chef in Genoa. Discover Italian culinary traditions and learn typical grandma recipes. Taste the fruits of your labor in a convivial atmosphere.
Private transfer from Genoa to Santa Margherita Ligure
Relax in comfort and style on this private one way transfer between Genoa and Santa Margherita Ligure. You’ll safely ride in air-conditioned luxury Mercedes car or Minivan. Service available in each direction. Highlights • Pre-book a private transfer between Genoa and Santa Margherita Ligure, in either direction • Enjoy business-class comfort on this private one way service • Travel with an italian and english-speaking driver who is punctual and reliable • Sit back and admire the scenery as a professional driver takes you to destination
Genoa private walking tour with a local guide
Experience Genoa with a guide on a comprehensive, private, walking tour. Discover the intricate network of alleyways that make up the City’s medieval center, see the old harbor, Piazza De Ferrari, the Opera house, and many more historic sights. Learn about the city’s culture and hear the stories behind the landmarks and buildings that you pass. Avoid tourist traps, and gain context and understanding of your surroundings with a one on one tour.
Paddling Genoa secret coast
This is a unique experience, you will visit the town moving on the water, slowly and quietly and tasting its culture and environment. You will able to visit the town in depth and from it's best perspective, the sea. Genoa was developed on the sea, it's main gate. From there you can really understand this place.
Genoa Day Tour: 4 hours of Wine Food History and Joy
• See Real Wealth and Buildings popping Out from Fairy Tale. • Walk through a King Palace. • Caress a " Warrior's Swords " ( with the eyesight ) of a Real Hero. • Feel the Religious Fervor of the Soldiers of God going to the Crusades. • Eat the " Real Focaccia " and " Pesto " the way you should. • Drink Local Great Wine and Prosecco in local Wine Shops. • Be a Witness of the " First Real Estate " investment of the World History. • See The " First Bank of the World " • Learn how Genoa used Cristopher Columbus to become the " SUPERB ".
Old Port bike Tour
Hop on a bicycle and explore Genoa’s historic centre with us. You will encounter an urban city towards Art and Architecture, from the Middle Ages to the Modern Era. It has never been so easy and fun to discover Genoa by bike, so don't miss the opportunity and visit us. Bring your own camera to record everything. We will stop in a few important sites, very appreciated and visited by those who love sightseeing and breathtaking canvas. This tour was developed especially for those who cannot abandon a bicycle and really want to take a different and unique tour throughout Genoa’s downtown.