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Calata Molo Vecchio 15 | Magazzini del Cotone, Modulo 5, 16128, Genoa, Italy
+39 010 248 5711
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Calata Molo Vecchio 15 | Magazzini del Cotone, Modulo 5, 16128, Genoa, Italy
+39 010 248 5711
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Reviewed today

We recommend to park your car at the Marina and combine a walk between the narrow streets of the "Antico Porto" and then strolling trough the newly restored docks. From there you will have a fantastic view of the city of Genova.

Thank Ginger1Winterthur
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have visited the old harbour many times. It is always a nice walk between the renewed building (with some remnant of old harbour gigantic tools) and the many boats on the sea. It has memory and life (many people always around). You can go...More

Thank leonardo r
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Definitely worth a wonder around.Not quite Sydney Harbour but beautiful just the same.Many eating places and shops nearby.

Thank Paddy1912
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

If you’re visiting Genoa I’d recommend to walk by the port passeggiata and enjoy the fish market around. There are interesting places to eat sea food sandwiches and pasta, drink beer and also many hitoric places to read about and travel through time (for example...More

Thank Jac_cav
Reviewed 9 December 2017

There was a neat pirate ship to view. I would have like more time to wander around here but the weather wasnt too good. There is a MacDonalds across the road for free wifi plus the ho ho bus stops here.

Thank eliza836
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

The views at the port are amazing and there is so much to do and see as you walk it! We spent two days there and still had things left to see!

Thank DoraT89
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

I love the port. It's my go to destination in the city. It's a beautiful place to take in sunshine. Many of the docks have quiet benches with views. There are all of the museums, the lift, the lantern, the boats, the ferry, Eataly, street...More

Thank sarahnutmeg
Reviewed 24 October 2017

The Port has a very large commercial side - a ferry terminal - a cruise ship port for both visiting and Genoa based ships - a large marina an a tourist area with an Aquarium. Also a passenger ferry runs across the harbour a few...More

Thank 652graham
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

The old port is good for a stroll and stop for coffee or ice cream but very busy when cruise ships are in port.

Thank paul F
Reviewed 18 October 2017

I did not find this area to be very attractive. You will find an aquarium and the attic ship. The bad thing about this area is it is heavily populated by immigrants (most likely Morocco, Africa and Arab countries). We did not feel safe at...More

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franca t
22 July 2016|
Response from Sahel G | Reviewed this property |
To be honest I stayed at AC Marriott hotel, it was 20 mints drive but I suggest Airbnb ... Good luck and enjoy your trip
Kaylea G
15 June 2015|
Response from frizzante30 |
payment solo exists but if you rent genova carsharing there is a signalled reserved place : genovacarsharing punto it it visits the site or he/she calls - with this service you have reserved parking lot :genovacarsharing
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