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Lanterna di Genova

| Rampa della Lanterna, 16126 , Genoa, Italy
+39 349 280 9485
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1 Apr 2017
“Finally I was inside”
28 Feb 2017
“ok from far away”
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| Rampa della Lanterna, 16126 , Genoa, Italy
+39 349 280 9485
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Reviewed 1 April 2017

It was my third attempt to get in, and finally I succeeded! Yeah! The view from the height of about 70 meters is awesome! You can see all the city with its ancient port, upper districts, sea port. Impressing history of La Lanterna is pushing...More

1  Thank Evgeny_Maltsev
Reviewed 28 February 2017

I don't think you have togo there and really visit the place...You can just see it from the old port

Thank Orlando D
Reviewed 20 June 2016

It looks great from a distance, a massive column towering over the port, the huge red cross on its side proudly saying I have been here for hundreds of years. But don't try to get up close on a Monday because, after tramping through a...More

1  Thank rebecca r
Reviewed 31 March 2016

During a water ferry tour around the harbor we passed by this iconic lighthouse Appeared nice but nothing special

Thank jeff b
Reviewed 21 October 2015

The undisputed symbol of the city, the famous lantern of Genoa, the lighthouse that is one of the most important landmark of the city, with above it designed the ''red cross'' which is the symbol of the city. Personally, apart from being the symbol I...More

Thank Magellano81
Reviewed 23 September 2015

I was so much impressed with this place after reading the article on Wikipedia,that I desired to visit this place. Incredible. Just imagine, it was built in 1128 and was last rebuilt in 1543. Isn't it impressive?

Thank Evgeny_Maltsev
Reviewed 5 August 2015

Impressive in size, not so much in architecture. Located in industrial area, so plan an additional hour for logistics alone and be prepared for some not-really-outstanding views. Interiors closed for visiting for most of the time, so check first and plan accordingly. Taking it all...More

Thank sir_meeshoo
Reviewed 21 August 2014

It was very nice to visit the lighthouse and its museum. Too bad it is not possible to climb the upper half of it. Still, great building with a nice view!

2  Thank jessebrons
Reviewed 8 January 2013

The Lighthouse of Genoa is an impressive structure given its size and when it was built. It bears that flag of St. George, which the English later adopted as their own (the story goes that the Genovese used to protect English ships coming into the...More

3  Thank greengalil
Reviewed 12 June 2011

The second highest traditional lighthouse in the world, the Lanterna is an impressive structure. I imagine it is something like the Lighthouse of Alexandria would have looked, with its two levels. It is especially beautiful at night, lit up and with its beam circling. The...More

7  Thank Doubutsu
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Flavio B
Siete aperti il giorno di Pasqua??
14 April 2017|
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Response from DartFener | Reviewed this property |
Ciao... penso di si (chiudono in caso di maltempo, Natale e Capodanno) comunque puoi chiedere ulteriori informazioni a questo numero +39 349 2809485 oppure sul link lanterna di Genova
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Flavio B
Siete aperti il giorno di Pasqua??
14 April 2017|
Response from Andrea C |
Certamente siamo aperti tutti i sabato domenica e festivi dalle 14,30 alle 18,30 ultimo ingresso alle 18. Maggiori info sul nostro sito internet
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erne v
è aperta di lunedì ?
22 October 2016|
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Response from | Property representative |
Gent.ssimo il complesso monumentale è aperto tutti i sabato domenica e festivi dalle 14,30 alle 18,30. In settimana per i gruppi su prenotazione di almeno 15 persone o in occasione delle attività previste. Maggiori info sul... More
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