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Tranvia a Cremagliera Principe - Granarolo

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An extraordinary view of Genoa from the hill

I live near this attaction and I suggest to take it to see Genoa from the hill. You can reach it by... read more

Reviewed 4 December 2014
smileDyL
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Genoa, Italy
100 year old real Cog wheel rail

It is not a funicular but a real cog wheel rail. It is 100 year old line where it takes you up from... read more

Reviewed 24 November 2014
Harvinder_Bangalore
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Bengaluru, India
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10 Aug 2018
“Closed for repairs.”
4 Dec 2014
“An extraordinary view of Genoa from the hill”
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Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

An historic funicular but closed for repairs as of August 3018. So don't plan a walk to join the top station, or you will be disappointed, and face a pretty long hike downhill.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Roskers
Reviewed 4 December 2014

I live near this attaction and I suggest to take it to see Genoa from the hill. You can reach it by feet from the cruise harbour (5 minute) You need a bus ticket 1.50 euro (it last 100 minutes and you can keep other...More

Date of experience: December 2014
1  Thank smileDyL
Reviewed 24 November 2014

It is not a funicular but a real cog wheel rail. It is 100 year old line where it takes you up from principe to granarolo. There is a beautiful panoramic view from top. It is every 40 mins from one side but the duration...More

Date of experience: November 2014
1  Thank Harvinder_Bangalore
Reviewed 2 May 2014

Genova is a city often referred to as suspended between the sea and the mountains; that’s why the funiculars are irreplaceable and may residents start and end their journey on this unique railway system. The Principe-Granarolo rack-railway is one of the oldest in all of...More

Date of experience: April 2014
18  Thank AnnArborMHT
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triciachen
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It's closed for repairs.
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triciachen
7 August 2018|
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Response from Roskers | Reviewed this property |
It's closed for repairs, so don't plan on using it.
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