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Spianata Castelletto

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If you're visiting Genova, plan a stop at Spianata Castelletto. From this wonderful terrace, you... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Montolone
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Genoa, Italy
Wonderful panorama!

In Piazza delle Fontane Marose there is an elevator that takes you to the esplanade of Castelletto... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
giorgiocannella
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Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 2 days ago

If you're visiting Genova, plan a stop at Spianata Castelletto. From this wonderful terrace, you will be able to enjoy the best landscape of your life! If it is spring/summer, seize the opportunity to taste a typical Italian gelato or a Sicilian granita by Don...More

Thank Montolone
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In Piazza delle Fontane Marose there is an elevator that takes you to the esplanade of Castelletto overlooking Genoa and its port. The final part of the elevator corridor is tiled in Art Deco style and the cost of a ride is € 0.90. The...More

Thank giorgiocannella
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took the funicular from Zecco and walked around the corner to it, mainly because we couldn't find the lift! The views are stunning, especially looking down at the Via Garibaldi palaces.

Thank Lin D
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

After the long walk up steep streets, I was rewarded with sweeping views over the city. Too bad it was foggy the day I went! On a nice day with plenty of sun and blue sky, this park/terrace must be a great place to hang...More

Thank Alex B
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Easy to access with the funiculars. You can see the most of the Genova bay from here and the whole old town. There is a very nice Gelateria on the top.

2  Thank veresadamj
Reviewed 10 July 2018

I would say: this is only in case you've a day over and don't know what to do in the city.The view is kind of disappointing because of so many houses around and I didn't see any particular beautiful house. The sea is too far...More

Thank Mariano S
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

There is nothing much to do here except for looking at the bay and the rest of the city from a high vantage point. You can see the opulent palaces of Via Garibaldi from here. It is also a park with some bars where you...More

Thank Lenglu
Reviewed 18 June 2018

If you don't have much time, Spianata Castelleto can be easily accessed by walking up the considerable number of steps or taking the elevator (buy and stamp your ticket-police often check at the top or bottom). From Spianata Castelleto you can see the lower city,...More

2  Thank AnnArborMHT
Reviewed 23 May 2018

This is worth a trip up the elevator to see a nice view if the city. The approach is very pretty also. You would need to purchase a ticket at the machine the hallway as you approach the elevator.

Thank janettolipani
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

This is a must do activity in Genoa and easy to find. The view 360 degree view was really magnificent. Walked the shops and cafes. The locals were very obliging. Obviously pick your day to get the view and earlier in the day is better.

Thank Claire J
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Response from palane52 | Reviewed this property |
It is good for views over Genoa and for pictures
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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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