Private Tour The Best of Genoa and Portofino

  • Free cancellation
  • Luxury vehicle
  • 8 hours
  • Guided tour
Full description

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Description of the Grand Private Tour: Unveiling Genoa and Portofino’s Mystique

Step into the romantic tales of Genoa and the captivating dreamscape of Portofino with our meticulously crafted private tour, designed for those who yearn for more than just the ordinary. This journey transcends traditional boundaries, promising not just a visual feast but a symphony of experiences that resonate with the heart and soul. It’s more than just sightseeing; it’s an evocative journey through time, an intimate dance with history, and a soulful embrace of nature’s most magnificent offerings.

Genoa, the grand maritime republic, beckons with a wealth of secrets. Be enthralled by the breathtaking Genoa Aquarium, a testament to marine wonders, standing proud as Europe’s unparalleled oceanic conservatory. Traverse the hallowed corridors of the Doge’s Palace, each echoing with whispered tales of intrigue, power plays, and unmatched splendor from the era when the Doges of Genoa reigned supreme. Marvel at the Cathedral of San Lorenzo, its spires and arches a harmonious blend of Gothic and Romanesque styles, its interiors an ode to the city’s rich spiritual legacy and its love for artistic grandeur. But Genoa isn’t just about its iconic landmarks; it’s a living tapestry of stories. As you navigate the labyrinthine alleys of its old town, be prepared for delightful surprises at every corner, from timeless architectural marvels to artisanal boutiques showcasing centuries-old crafts, and intimate trattorias offering a sensory explosion of Genovese flavors.

And just when you think your heart is full, we elevate the experience. Your journey commences with an elegantly unhurried, personal touch. Our seasoned guide, an expert with an infectious passion for their homeland, accompanied by a professional chauffeur, greets you warmly, whether at a famed Genovese landmark or the very doorstep of your chosen accommodation. Together, they stand ready to whisk you away on an unforgettable voyage through Italy’s most cherished coastal jewels.

Magnificence Unfolded: A Deep Dive into Genoa and Portofino

Genoa isn’t merely a testament to Italy’s antiquity but is a living, breathing tapestry of diverse cultures, epochal artistry, and monumental feats of historic architecture. Recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, its old town is akin to an open-air museum, each street and square echoing tales from a bygone era.

Portofino, on the other hand, is nature’s masterpiece. Beyond its fame as a scenic fishing village, it’s a harmony of vibrant hues, reflected in the pristine waters of the Mediterranean. Its cobbled streets, lined with artisan boutiques, lead to verdant vantage points, while the scent of freshly prepared Italian delicacies wafts from quaint cafes and luxury restaurants, inviting you to indulge.

To truly immerse oneself in the essence of these two iconic locales, our private tour offers a curated experience, threading together the fabric of history, culture, and unmatched beauty.

Your expert guide will curate experiences across:

  1. Portofino Harbor and Piazzetta:
    •  Portofino’s Harbor is a picturesque crescent of colorful buildings lined with upscale boutiques and seafood restaurants. Anchored by the bustling Piazzetta, this harbor offers a quintessential Italian Riviera experience. As you wander, you’ll see luxury yachts anchored and perhaps even spot some celebrities.
  2. Castello Brown:
    • Set atop a hill, Castello Brown offers panoramic views of the Ligurian Sea and Portofino. This historic castle turned museum showcases a mix of artifacts, beautiful gardens, and captivating history.

Genoa (Genova):

  1. Lanterna di Genova (Genoa Lighthouse): Experience the iconic Lanterna di Genova, Genoa’s historic lighthouse and a symbol of the city. Standing at an impressive height, it offers visitors breathtaking views of the port and the cityscape. The lighthouse also features a museum dedicated to its history and the maritime heritage of Genoa, providing a unique insight into the city’s longstanding connection with the sea.
  2. Via Garibaldi and the Palazzi dei Rolli:
    • This UNESCO World Heritage site in the heart of Genoa is a testament to the city’s rich history and architectural prowess. Lined with magnificent palaces from the Renaissance era, Via Garibaldi offers a journey into the past. The Palazzi dei Rolli, a series of palaces on this street, were once the homes of Genoa’s most influential families.

As the sun casts its golden hue, signaling day’s end, your devoted chauffeur and erudite guide ensure your comfortable return to Genoa. For those desiring an essence of luxury coupled with freedom, we also present the tour featuring just a private deluxe vehicle and our trained driver.To further acquaint yourself with Genoa’s illustrious tapestry and diverse offerings, our extensive array of private tours, tailored for the discerning traveler, is but a glance away.



  • Duration

    8 hours

  • Language

    English, Spanish, Italian (other languages on request)

  • Pick up point

    Hotel, airport or place of choice in Genoa


This Private Tour includes:

  • Private official tour guide for 8 hours
  • Private vehicle with chauffeur for 8 hours
  • Pick up and drop off in hotel or place of choice
  • Complete personalized experience
  • 24/7 Guardian Angel Service
  • Public liability insurance
  • Taxes

This Private Tour excludes:

  • Other entrances fees
  • Food and drinks
Cancellation Policy

Cancellation Policy

  • No Refund, Modification or Cancellation in any case on any type of tickets or entrance fees.
  • Modification of tour/service dates and starting times are subject to availability.
  • 48 hours prior to first service date: Free Cancellation on guide and private vehicle with chauffeur. Any type of entrance tickets have no refund.
  • Less than 48 hours prior to first service date: No Refund. Payment of 100%.
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