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Old Port (Porto Antico)

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Address: Calata Molo Vecchio 15 | Magazzini Del Cotone, Modulo 5 Primo Piano, 16128, Genoa, Italy
Phone Number: 010 2485711
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Don't miss the port from whence Columbus sailed in 1492

This port is the heart of the history of Genova. It was the reason that it became prosperous and from whence many of its famous sons set out on their adventures.

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Brisbane
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This port is the heart of the history of Genova. It was the reason that it became prosperous and from whence many of its famous sons set out on their adventures.

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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This port has a great view, thus left us with a great experience. It can be visited either for a nice walk around the area, to either look at the boats or at night to enjoy the lights. The tourist office is on the port which is where the segways can also be rented. It can also be enjoyed as... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I remember quite well this port because they had a Pirates Boat accessible to children with affordable fees to be paid. They took a lot of amazing pictures and enjoyed their time.

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Orlando, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I enjoyed all the boats. It is also right by the aquarium and by the tourist office. It is where the walking tour begins.

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Thank marthy2016
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Refurbished old port which hosts some mighty impressive yachts! The restaurants in the area are mostly chain restaurants and not somewhere I would eat buy nice to sit and have a drink near the water

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We wandered along here with a nice piece of pizza enjoying looking at the boats in the port. Excellent place to wander on a sunny day seeing how the other half live.

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Positano, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This was a lovely part of Genoa. We enjoyed wandering around here. There are quite a few restaurants to choose from and really nice gelati on t opposite side of t building where t big super yachts tie up. Gelati was well priced. These are also worth a look at! It seemed like a safe area. Access to t aquarium... More 

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Asheville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

While Genoa is situated along the beautiful Mediterranean Coast, much of it is marinas and commercial seaport. Slip away a short cab ride from downtown to see the lovely Old Port area which gives an unfettered view of the sea.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Genova, Italy (English follows Mandarin) ‪ 熱內亞是個充滿地中海風情的城市。幾百年前舊港就載著移民,商人及軍隊來來去去。這裡的陽光總是耀眼,讓人瞇起眼來像是在微笑。亦或是這裡舒服的氛圍讓人真的微笑。Genova is a city full of the Midteranian aura. Since hundreds of years ago, Porto Antico has been carrying immigrants, businessmen and military in and out. Sun seems to always shine brightly which makes people squinting as if they are smiling. Or, the soothing atmosphere actually makes people feel like to smile. 來到這裡就準備好放慢身心,漫步在古城區裡的讓土黃和湛藍。耳邊彷彿會聽到Bossa Nova柔和的音樂在呢喃細語。Get... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I expected a lot. There are a few ships moored that are like museums. In terms of beauty, the old port is ordinary. Disappointed.

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