Private Via Garibaldi and Rolli Palaces
This half day tour is the perfect introduction to the amazing city of Genova and its landmarks. Enjoy a scenic drive from port to the heart of Genova, the...
Description This half day tour is the perfect introduction to the amazing city of Genova and its landmarks. Enjoy a scenic drive from port to the heart of Genova, the largest historical center in Europe. This port city has a long history as a rich and powerful trade center, and today is fast-becoming a popular tourist destination. You will be treated to a panoramic drive of Genova first, then go down into the heart of the city with its narrow alleyways to discover the famous façade of Rolli Palaces. These 16th and 17th century buildings were private residences that hosted notable guests of State when they visited the Republic. Take a walk down the renowned Via Garibaldi, a fascinating street full of palaces and historic houses dating back to the 16th century. Here you will find Palazzo Bianco, a former grand Doge palace that today is part of a cluster of museums and contains the Gallery of the White Palace, one of the city's greater art galleries. Stroll past the many cafes and gelato shops, marvel at the detailed architecture and imagine what life must have been like in 17th century Genova. This popular tour sells out fast! Book now. Please Note: This tour accommodates groups of up to 2, 7, 25, and 45 guests. Please bear this in mind when booking.
Cruise Ship Pier.
Preparation AdviceWe recommend wearing comfortable clothing and sensible, flat-soled walking shoes. Sunscreen and sunglasses are also recommended.