HISTORICAL AND ARTISAN CRAFTS: THE SOUL OF THE OLD CITY

  • HISTORIC AND ARTISAN SHOPS: THE SOUL OF THE OLD TOWN
  • Price: on request
  • Duration: 3.30 hrs – walking tour
  • Persons: max 12 persons – it is a private tour just for your group.
  • Operating:  from Monday afternoon till Saturday afternoon
  • Language: English (available also in Spanish, Italian, Portuguese)
  • Meeting point: Genova Cruise Terminal
  • Tour ends: city center, walking distance from the Cruise Terminal
  • Included:  licensed local guide – tasting of focaccia Genovese
  • Not included: transportation, personal expenses, food, drinks.
  • Note:  This tour can be inserted as part of a full day tour. It can be customized for larger groups.

The old town of Genoa is still home to a strong concentration of historical and artisan shops, which are the key to understanding both the past and the present of the city.

We will take you to the heart of old Genoa, passing by antique sweetshops and patisseries where you can buy a delicious souvenir, characteristic tripe stands, colorful fabric stores and elegant shoemakers. We will stop to admire artisan crafts at the workshops of potters, master violinmakers, artisan jewelers, glassmakers and much more (according to availability of the artisans).

With our tour shopping in Genoa becomes an historical and engaging experience, suitable for the whole family.

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