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Spianata Castelletto

Belvedere Luigi Montaldo, Genoa, Italy
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Amazing views at every level

Go up in the Ascensore to this quaint, picturesque village on a hillside and see Genoa from a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Penelope J
London, United Kingdom
Best Views of Genoa

By far the best views of the city are found up here. Take the lift up and then take in the panorama.

Reviewed 4 days ago
Raul P
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Go up in the Ascensore to this quaint, picturesque village on a hillside and see Genoa from a different angle. There are cafes at the top and it's a lovely walk round. The lift itself is very picturesque and frequent and not expensive. Well worth...More

Thank Penelope J
Reviewed 4 days ago

By far the best views of the city are found up here. Take the lift up and then take in the panorama.

Thank Raul P
Reviewed 5 days ago

Most enlightening choice for an afternoon trip. Took the lift up from the city below. Very easy. The best time is later in the afternoon because one can capture the sunset as well as the vista across Genoa. After taking our photos we walked the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the greatest spots in Genoa - you can see every part of it from here! Another thing that makes it great is that you dont have to pay for it - but you might have to climb a little bit up hill if...More

Thank Stella B
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

The view is the point of this visit and it does not disappoint. The lift, which is part of the city transport system is also worth trying. It is approached through a long tunnel, some of which retains its charming Art Deco style and tiling....More

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Form the Spianata you can enjoy wonderful views of Genova from the Old City Center to the Harbour, to the Lantern and the open seas. Especially beautiful on a clear night.

Thank Enrico1948
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Beautiful views of the city at sunset Climbed up to see the sunset and were rewarded with amazing views of the whole of the city. Lovely to see all the lights coming on across the city.

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Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Lovely place high in the hills. You can acces it with the bus, but also with a little train. A more calm and peaceful place, big buildings, I think higher house prices too. A lot of elderly residents. Beautiful view of the city and a...More

Thank Cosmo L
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Very nice getting there with the elevator (bus ticket requested). Yf you go there sunset time it will be magic. Ice creams and bars in the surroundings.

1  Thank Bianca F
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Well, well, this is a classic among Genoese people, but a truly amazing place for anyone loving the sea and the colors of Riviera. You can wander with your girlfriend, walk, run or take your time and stare at the sea. It may either be...More

2  Thank Stefano187823
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When you say lots of dog walking, are you pertaining to what might be left on the street?
6 March 2015|
Response from Laura G | Reviewed this property |
Though Genova is not as clean as it could be, most people don't forget to their clean up their pets' "belongings" :)
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Nikla N
ciao volevo sapere come posso raggiungere la spianata castelletto dal porto
22 August 2016|
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Response from Giovanni F | Reviewed this property |
Semplicemente prendendo l'ascensore che si trova a metà della prima galleria, lato largo Zecca, ovvero prendendo la linea 36, fermata castelletto. L'ascensore e la linea bus sono fruibili con un biglietto di servizio... More
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Alba G
Ciao. Come ci si arriva?
6 April 2016|
Response from Marco S | Reviewed this property |
Consiglio di arrivarci con i mezzi pubblici. Linea 36, 36/ - fermata Piazza Goffredo Villa/Spianata Castelletto. L'opzione migliore (e più turistica) è quella di prendere l'ascensore (sempre di proprietà di AMT, gestore... More
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