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Lovely little jaunt

Does what it says on the tin. Nice little funicular railway, cheap and cheerful, takes 15 minutes... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2018
Jesca84
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London
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Great views of the cirt

This is a must do activity when visiting Genoa as you get some fantastic panoramic views of the... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2018
barry1984UK
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| Ingresso a valle: Via Carlo Targa/Largo della Zecca - Ingresso a monte: Righi, Genoa, Italy
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Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Does what it says on the tin. Nice little funicular railway, cheap and cheerful, takes 15 minutes. Nice was to see some great views over Genova.

Thank Jesca84
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

This is a must do activity when visiting Genoa as you get some fantastic panoramic views of the whole city. Tickets cost €1.50 per adult which you can buy from a machine at the station, make sure you validate it in the yellow box before...More

Thank barry1984UK
Reviewed 1 October 2018

Took a little while to find, as tucked away, but great value at only 1.5 euro per person. There are several stops on the way from Zecca , but we chose to get directly to thE top at Righi. From there you get some fantastic...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

All over Genoa 1.60 EUR will buy you 100 minutes of travel. It runs every 15 minutes so you could go up and down this funicular and still have time for a bus ride! There is a viewing platform at the top station. For the...More

Thank dgrays2ne
Reviewed 25 September 2018

As with all public transport in Genoa, this unique mode of transport benefits from very cheap, fixed fares. Great views from inside the cabin, and around the streets when you get off at Righi. Much more practical - and fun - than walking up...

Thank TheDaGamas
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Easily accessible just off the Galleria Garibaldi, you buy tickets at the station. €1.50 pp gets you 100 minutes. There are 4 stops but best views are from the castaletto on top, though get directions to this before you go up as its not sign...More

Thank stefano523
Reviewed 12 September 2018

Catch this funicular for sure. Only costs 1.50 EUR (purchase the 100 minute bus journey) and will take you up high in the hills in just 20 minutes. Best views of Genoa. At the top you can also walk for just over an hour and...More

Thank cparks
Reviewed 28 August 2018

It's a fun trip. We rode up with our children and went to the restaurant on the top. The view is great, the restaurant was lively, fun and had excellent food.

Thank jrewing88
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

This cable railway is a ten minute ride to the top where the views are lovely. You get a great sense of the city's location and development from the top station. There are strenuous walks from there to visit some of the old 17th century...More

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Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

This was 5 minutes from our hotel. It was worth going up, taking a look around & coming back again. You can walk further up but we had a train to catch. It's nice that it's not all in a tunnel so you get to...More

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