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Worth trip to top of hill

Well worth the 20 minute ride to the top of the hill fpt stunning view of genova. Part of the... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2016
mikehY8528NQ
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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Not the top attraction

Riding Zecca-Righi was interesting as this is a unique way for residents to get home, and we were... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2016
lenusik
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Boston, Ma
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| Ingresso a valle: Via Carlo Targa/Largo della Zecca - Ingresso a monte: Righi, Genoa, Italy
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Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Well worth the 20 minute ride to the top of the hill fpt stunning view of genova. Part of the transportation system

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank mikehY8528NQ
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Riding Zecca-Righi was interesting as this is a unique way for residents to get home, and we were clearly riding with mostly residents, even though there were some tourists. Not crowded in the afternoon at all. The ticket can be bought right at the entrance....More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank lenusik
Reviewed 4 July 2016

1.50 euro gets you 100 minutes, that was enough to get to the top, take some pictures, slow walk up the hill to a bar, a snack and coffee, and go back down,it as a lot cooler up there than the city. It wasn't obvious...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Vince D
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Ticket for 100 minutes is €1.60. If you want to walk all the way up to Forte sperone you'll need a day ticket. The walk will be 30-40 minutes from the Righi station. The views are incredible. Some of the path is fairly steep but...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed 30 May 2016

A cheap ride to the top and back. Lovely woodland walks at the top. Joined a wedding party for lunch and had a wonderful day. Thoroughly recommend the trip.

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

I was keen to try the Funicolare as I had never seen one before. My husband agreed, we paid the €1.60 each fare and rode to the top. It was faster than I expected but was most enjoyable. The views of Genoa and the coastline...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Vari66
Reviewed 6 April 2016 via mobile

Enjoyable trip which starts off going through a tunnel in the mountain which Ye kids enjoyed. Cheap and can buy a ticket at the machine at the bottom if you don't have one when you arrive. Takes about 15 minutes to get to the top...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank DavidPostlewaight
Reviewed 29 March 2016

A cheap ride to the top of Genoa... Good steep walk to forte sperone but superb views ... No access we could find to the forte , but we had a great walk .

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank pip t
Reviewed 27 October 2015

Staff at our hotel told us that if we walked down Via Balbi and continued through Piazza Della Nunziata and further on Largo della Zecca, we would see a post office on the left and if we took a left turn up Via Carlo Targa...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Travelcrow
Reviewed 10 August 2015

Genoa has a number of funicular railways around the town and they are a great way to get away from the sea front and up into the higher suburbs of the town, offering great views of the city and an insight into local Genoan life....More

Date of experience: May 2015
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