Genoa's Highlights

Itinerary Details

Discover the highlights of Genoa. On this tour, you will visit the gothic-romanesque cathedral of Saint Lawrence and it's chapel of Saint John the Baptist. Then take a stroll on Piazza De Ferrari where the Opera House is located. You will see tthe Palazzo Ducale, the ancient home of the city government and now used for temporary art exhibitions.  A gentle slope leads to the medieval Soprana Gate and the house of Columbus. A few steps away is the noble Piazza S. Matteo. The tour takes to Banchi, once thriving marketplace and seat of the ancient moneychangers, today overlooked by the typical church of St.Peter, with a painted facade. Other highlights: St. George's Palace where Marco Polo was held prisoner, the Old Port, Saint Siro church and Via Garibaldi.