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Spianata Castelletto

Belvedere Luigi Montaldo, Genoa, Italy
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Ranked #5 of 147 Attractions in Genoa
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Observation Decks/ Towers
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Bucharest, Romania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Very interesting view from the top of Genova! A spectacular 360 surround that shows you how beautiful Genova is!

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 via mobile

Beautiful views for free and a little effort if you take the stairs, otherwise you can take the public elevator for a very small fee. I liked the information viewing board which indicated where all the main buildings around town were. Very interesting.

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6 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

I was born close to this place and so I have been there so many times...but any time I get there there is a magic feeling! If you are a foreigner visiting my hometown, you can get there very easily ( 5 minutes with an elavator from via Garibaldi) and enjoy the breathtaking view of Genoa from the top. Don't... More

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sheffield
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36 reviews 36 reviews
5 attraction reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

We took trip advisors advise on this one,and made the walk to this viewing point ,it was well worth the effort because it was an amazing view and we got some really great pictures. We were due to join our cruise ship later in the day and we could see it from this point. Some went up in the lift... More

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Haifa
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26 reviews 26 reviews
21 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Good panoramic sights over the old and new port and the city. Access is by lift using the standard 100 minute transit ticket. The entrance is a little bit tricky to find, but for photographers it's a very good point

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

A little hard to find. Easiest from Via Garibaldi...worth the views. Wonderful. Panoramas of the city. Park benches and map that highlights the key structures...domes and towers of the city. Lovely.

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Farnham Common, United Kingdom
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105 attraction reviews
120 helpful votes 120 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Good panoramic views over the port and the city. Access is by lift using the standard 100 minute transit ticket. If you don't spend your 100 minutes here use the ticket to ride the Funiculaire Sant Anna from the other corner of Piazza del Portello.

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Bari, Italy
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13 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

There aren´t many places in the world which could offer you really nice views on the city without having to pay a lot of money or having to wait for hours or having to walk kilometers on the hill. But this terrace offers you exactly this without any effort for free. All you need to do is to find it... More

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England
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74 reviews 74 reviews
31 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

Take the lift from Piazza della Meridana, you have to go through a tunnel passageway and cross the road in the road tunnel to reach the lift which is old wood paneled. At the top the views are wonderful over Genova and the port. There are cafes and bars here too. Then carry on by bus or take the lift... More

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Genova, Italia
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4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

Take the lift just at the end of Via Garibaldi and in few minutes you can engioy the nice view of Genova. When you are seatting there looking the view take a nice granita!

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