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Spianata Castelletto

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Address: Belvedere Luigi Montaldo, Genoa, Italy
Phone Number: 848000030
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This is where you can see the center of Genoa and from the center see the beautiful surrounds and the Med. Many historic buildings

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
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Phoenix, Arizona
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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This is where you can see the center of Genoa and from the center see the beautiful surrounds and the Med. Many historic buildings

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Hungary
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Better to arrive on the elevator as it's public transportation and costs only a ticket. The view of Genoa is fantastic, the historical and new part as well. Sitting under the pinea trees on the banks in the shadow gives you a good rest while you are looking around and read.

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Genoa, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You arrive at Spianata Castelletto with a public elevator.Ticket is € 0,90. From here you can see the grey roofs of historical center buildings and Genoa , super! therefore you can find two icecream shop, very good, and some bars and one wine shop.

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Thank subaru135
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I really suggest to see how wonderful is the city view from here, have an ice cream and see the landscape

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went up on the elevator. Only 1.50 euro / ticket. Beautiful views and you can really contrast the medieval part and the modern. At first we used the funicular but this takes you somewhere else

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Genoa, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2016

You can reach Spianata Castelletto or taking the elevator (recommended for its beautiful) or walking along the streets ... in any case you will be rewarded upon arrival! The view is simply wonderful!

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

perched up above the city of Genoa, this is a must visit to soak in the view of the open sea and the city of Genoa. there's two ways to go up there - a funicular / lift or sorts, or walk up from via Garibaldi. we did the walk up, and while steep it was a nice stroll. the... More 

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Zagreb, Croatia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016

Excellent views of the city in all directions. If you don't have a problem with a little thesis strolling go on foot in the opposite use the lift because it is quite difficult to come up.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2016

This place has the best view of Genoa. It's a bit of walk but your GPS should take you straight there and when you get there it will all be worth it! You literally get a 360 degree view of Genoa. You can go twice since the tickets is valid all day so go by day and then by sunset... More 

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Genoa, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016

You can see all the Genoa's Centro Storico from this place, and now I know why; because originally there was a small castle, from which the French, which in the past centuries (mainly XV and XVI), occupied Genoa, could see it. Now the place has no more Castle, and still you can see all Genoa's Historical Center. There you don't... More 

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